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Katechismus Der Christlichen Lehre. Zum Gebrauch in Den Evangelischen Kirchen Und Schulen Des Köningreichs Hannover. Mit Könglichem Allergnädigstem Privilegio.

By: (Lutheran Catechism)

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Hannover (hanover), P. S. Schluter: (1790/1840?)

Edition: Stereotype Edition

Seller ID: 112316

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


In Contemporary (to the book) brown cloth boards with No titling to the spine. Plain endpapers. Lacks all before Title page. Vignette to Title page. No Date - but presumably a reprint as 'Stereotyp Ausgabe' is printed under the attractive b/w vignette on the Title page. - the detail (dedication? ) on the reverse of the Title page is dated 1790, but...? . The paper/print is certainly late 18th/19th Century. 175 pp. (+1 page at the end = 'Das Ein mal Ein'. ). NO Inscriptions or Marks. Lemon page edges. Overall an Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright copy of what appears to be a scarce imprint.... View more info

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Pen-Rhys: The Historical Background 1179-1538.

By: A Member of Y Cylch Catholig.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Cardiff, Catholic Truth Society.: 1950

Edition: Presumed First UK Edition

Seller ID: M009784

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A good 28 page stapled A5 booklet with "C21" written in ink on the front cover, otherwise unmarked. Staples rusted and this shows through to the inner gutters - but just holding. 9 chapters, no illustrations other than the cover desgn which is an heraldic map showing the principal Cistercian foundations in Wales. "Penrhys is a meadow on the nose of the forest, Mass bread and holy water". So wrote the Welsh poet Gwilym Tew in the fifteenth century. At that time Pen rhys was one of the holiest places in Wales. Pilgrims came 'over land and sea' (or so the poets said) to worship at... View more info

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BENARES and its GHATS

By: Agarwala K. N. Executive Engineer. (The Kashi Tirth Sudhar Trust)

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Benares, The Kashi Tirth Sudhar Trust: 1931

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: M007012

Condition: Very Good- with no dust jacket


A very good hardback book, green cloth with a black printed paper label to the spine and black printed with decoration to the front cover. Roughly 6.5" high by 10" wide (landscape style) . Some very light shelfwear to the corners and head/tail of the spine, but no damage. Very good, generally clean, sound covers. A gentle 'wave' to the whole book but which is hardly noticable. Internally, a former owner's details to the top front corner of the front free endpaper been partially cut off, but a name and "Benares 15 July '45" is still present in ink, otherwise unmarked throughout.... View more info

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Modern Judaism: A Brief Account of the Opinions, Traditions, Rites, and Ceremonies of the Jews in Modern Times. Second Edition. Revised and Corrected. 1830

By: Allen John

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, R. B. Seeley and W. Burnside, Fleet Street,: 1830

Edition: 2nd Edition. Revised and Corrected

Seller ID: M009295

Condition: Good+ with no dust jacket


A good hardcover example of the second edition 1830, revised and corrected. Rebound in a stout modern black leatherette, with a home made paper title label to spine. The previous owner's name and date on a small paper label inside front cover, and 2 small ink stamped monograms to corner of half-title and title page, otherwise unmarked. Solid, clean and tight, with some light tan (foxing) spots to to the prelims, page edges, and scattered occasionally inside. (xvi) + 451 pp. 25 chapters with the odd diagram and table. Relatively scarce in this orignal form. John Allen (1771-1839) was an English... View more info

The Broadman Bible Commentary. Volume 10. Acts -1 Corinthians

By: Allen, Clifton J, et al.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Nashville, Broadman Press: 1970

Edition: Presumed First US Edition

Seller ID: 111722

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


The Bible text in this publication is from the revised standard version of the Bible, copyrighted 1946 and 1952 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of Churches, and is used by permission. Maroon boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publishers lettered dustjacket which is price-clipped. There is light edge-wear, chipping and smudge marks to the dustjacket. There is slight rubbing to the top and bottom of the cloth spine, and the former owner has written their name and date to the top of the front free-endpaper. Internally several pages are nea... View more info

The Broadman Bible Commentary. Volume 8. Matthew-Mark. General Articles.

By: Allen, Clifton J, et al.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Nashville, Broadman Press: 1969

Edition: Presumed First US Edition

Seller ID: 111724

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


The Bible text in this publication is from the revised standard version of the Bible, copyrighted 1946 and 1952 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of Churches, and is used by permission. Maroon boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publishers lettered dustjacket which is not price-clipped. There is some light edge-wear, chipping and smudge marks to the dustjacket along with some slight loss to the top and bottom of the dustjacket spine. There is also light fading to the base colour of the dustjacket spine although the lettering is still brigh... View more info

The Broadman Bible Commentary. Volume 5. Proverbs - Isaiah.

By: Allen, Clifton J, et al.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Nashville, Broadman Press: 1971

Edition: Presumed First US Edition

Seller ID: 111725

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


The Bible text in this publication is from the revised standard version of the Bible, copyrighted 1946 and 1952 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of Churches, and is used by permission. Maroon boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publishers lettered dustjacket which is not price-clipped. There is some edge-wear, chipping and crease marks to the dustjacket along with one closed tear which is neatly repaired to the inside with clear archive tape. There is also light fading to the base colour of the dustjacket spine although the lettering is s... View more info

The Broadman Bible Commentary, Volume 1. Revised. Genesis - Exodus. General Articles.

By: Allen, Clifton J, et al.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Nashville, Broadman Press: 1973

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 111727

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


The Bible text in this publication is from the revised standard version of the Bible, copyrighted 1946 and 1952 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of Churches, and is used by permission. Maroon boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publishers lettered dustjacket which is not price-clipped. There is some edge-wear, chipping and crease marks to the dustjacket along with a couple of closed tears which are neatly repaired to the inside with clear archive tape. There is also light fading to the base colour of the dustjacket spine although the lett... View more info

Baroque and Rococo Art

By: Andersen Liselotte; Translated from the German by Barbara Berg

Price: £10.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams Inc. ,: 1969

Edition: Presumed First English Edition

Seller ID: 109678

ISBN: 0810980274

Condition: As New in Near Fine dust jacket


Red boards with bright gilt titling to the spine. In the original publisher's pictorial dustjacket. Dust jacket has a little edgewear to the d/j spine - but negligible more creasing than 'wear' - o/w is FINE. Dustjacket is Not price-clipped. All hinges secure. No Inscriptions or Marks. 264 pp. Illustrated in b/w and colour. With a Chronological Table; Bibliography; Index. Internally FINE. This is an EXCELLENT Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. At the time of writing I have 3 books in this series. "Dr. Liselotte Andersen, of the Zentrlinstitut fur Kunstgeschichte, Munich, has made ... View more info

The Episcopal Registers of St David's 1397 - 1518 (3 volumes)

By: ANON

Price: £40.00

Publisher: London, Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000301

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


No Jacket. First Edition. Small 4to. Cymmrodorion Record Series. From the original registers, in the Diocesan registry of Carmarthen with a translation and a general index by R F Isaacson formerly of the Public Record Office. Red cloth bound boards with blind stamps on front boards and gilt titling to spine. Spines are patchily faded but all three are similarly affected. OTHERWISE VERY GOOD++ COPIES. Very lightly mottling to page edges.; Cymmrodorion Record Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall View more info

The Jewish Nation; containing an Account of Their Manners and Customs, Rites and Worship, Laws and Polity.

By: Anon

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London, THE RELIGIOUS TRACT SOCIETY:

Edition: A New Edition

Seller ID: 001874

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Crisp Brown Blind stamped decorative spine and boards with bright gilt titling to spine. A few 'faded' spots which blend into the boards and are hardly noticable. The spine is very slightly faded but all titling clear, etc. Corners and head/tail of spine bumped, but with no loss. With numerous b/w woodcuts in the text. Previous owners inscription on front paste down. B/w vignette on title page. Lacks ffep and possibly a half title. No date, circa 1850s? Small fold out plan of 'The Temple'. iv + 467 pp. Including a 17pp 'Index of Texts' at end. Internally VERY clean, tight and brigh... View more info

GEIRIAU WILLIAM MORGAN. DETHOLION O FEIBL 1588.

By: Anon

Price: £19.50

Publisher: London, Cymdeithas Gelfyddydau Gogledd Cymru: 1988

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 48049

ISBN: 0950068624

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Wedi eu golygu (?Edited by...) gan Bedwyr Lewis Jones a Gwyn Thomas. Large 4to, Original Bright Red Cloth. FINE IN Very Good (with a few closed tears) D/W. Welsh Text. Limited Edition of "tri chan copi o'r gyfrol hon" (? 300 or 3000 copies?) this is copy No 90. Printed on Parilux Gwyn 170gsm paper by Gwasg Gomer. I'm fairly certain this is a sort of 'Extracts from' 'Geiriau' meaning 'words', so in effect 'William Morgans words' (?). The book has a facsimile page from the bible tipped in as a Frontispeice, but the rest of the book consists of various 'extracts from' sections of... View more info

The Book of Psalms, According to the Authorized Version:

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Seller ID: 106493

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


c 1870/80? "arranged in parallelism with a preface and explanatory notes." NO INSCRIPTIONS, small booksellers label to rear pastedown,252pp, clean brown boards, slightly rubbed, blind stamped decs, corners lightly bumped, internally EXCELLENT, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT.; 106493; 8vo View more info

THE NATURAL HISTORY OF THE LAND OF THE BIBLE

By: Anon

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1969

Edition: First UK

Seller ID: 107148

ISBN: 060002816X

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


NOT PRICE CLIPPED, internally repaired at edges, clean brown boards with clean titling to spine, illustrated endpapers, NO INSCRIPTIONS, HEAVY may require extra postage, 276pp, profusely illustrated with colour and black and white photographs, hinges sound, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT. "...nformative, not only from the natural history point of view but also because it gives added insight into familiar Biblical passages"; 107148; 4to (large) View more info

Bible Gems. a Birthday Text Book with Diary for Memoranda

By: Anon

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne and Co.:

Seller ID: 107319

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


No date, c 1940, NO INSCRIPTIONS, NO ENTRIES, unused condition. Clean beige boards with clean titling/illus to front cover, clear titling to spine, short prayers for each day - accompanying verses of hymns, in order that it may be acceptable to a wide circle of Christian home. Hinges sound, EXCELLENT COPY, CLEAN TIGHT AND BRIGHT.; 107319; 9 x 12cm View more info

The Bible Picture Book, With 16 Coloured Illustrations.

By: Anon

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson and Sons:

Seller ID: 107861

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Title continues; Containing 1. The Life of Our Lord. 2. The Story of Joseph and His Brethren. 3. The Story of the Prophet Daniel. 4. The Story of Queen Esther. No date c 1860/70's. Pages are mounted on linen as usual with 'toy books' of this period. Includes 16 lovely coloured lithos on 'untearable' paper. Dark green cloth covered boards with bevelled edges. Bright gilt decs, clear black titling and decs to front board. Corners and head/tail of spine knocked. Spine rubbed. Blind stamp dec to rear board, Rear board stained/rubbed. Offsetting to endpapers. NO INSCRIPTIONS. Some light thumbing b... View more info

The Official Year-Book of the Church of England 1945 . Abridged War-Time Issue

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Church Assembly: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 111057

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Decorated/blue lettered card covers. In the original publisher's red lettered dustjacket which is not price-clipped but does have some very light smudging to the covers. The page fore-edges are lightly tanned with light foxing (brown) spots and a couple of page corners are slightly creased. There are NO Inscriptions or other Marks. (xxiv) + 260 pp. List Of Organisations; A List Of Corrigenda. Overall, this is an Excellent, Clean, Tight and Bright 'Very Good' copy. "Abridged War-Time Issue Including Lists of Diocesan Dignitaries, Officials, Church Assembly representatives, etc. Also Informa... View more info

Yr Eglwysydd a'r Cenhadwr Eglwysig. Cyfrol XI. 1857 (Complete Year)

By: Anon (Various)

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Treffynnon ( Holywell, Flint, North Wales), Treffynnon: Argraphwyd a Chyhoeddwyd yn Swyddfa'r ' Cymro ', Gan W. Morris: 1857

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 112365

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Welsh Text. A bound volume of this journal running the full year from Ionawr (January) 1857 complete to Rhagfyr (December) , 1857. A VERY Attractive Binding. Bound in full dark burgundy leather with Bright gilt titling and decoration to the spine. Both front and rear covers have a double gilt border with luxurious corner decoration. The edges and inner dentelles are also decorated in gilt. The corners of the boards are lightly bumped, rubbed and worn, as are the edges and head/tail of the spine. All hinges, outer and inner, are Tight and Secure. All edges Gilt. Plain endpapers, and there is a ... View more info

The Register of Bishop Philip Repingdon 1405-1419. Volume 1 Memoranda 1405-1411

By: Archer Margaret (Edited by)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Lincoln, The Lincoln Record Society (Printed in Hereford): 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109211

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Fine cream cloth boards with bright black titling to spine and front cover which also has the 'logo' of the Lincoln Record society as decoration. Very slightly rubbed but all lettering, etc, is overall clear and bright. No dustjacket as issued. NO Inscriptions or other Marks. (li) + 209 pp. Internally As New'. An Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. Most pages Uncut and evidently unread/untouched. Volume 57 in a series - 'The Publications of the Lincoln Record Society founded in the year 1910'. The introduction summarizes the book pretty succinctly as "a clear picture... View more info

The Register of Bishop Philip Repingdon 1405-1419. Volume II Memoranda 1411-1414

By: Archer Margaret (Edited by)

Price: £18.00

Publisher: Lincoln, The Lincoln Record Society (Printed in Hereford): 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109212

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Fine cream cloth boards with bright black titling to spine and front cover which also has the 'logo' of the Lincoln Record society as decoration. Very slightly rubbed but all lettering, etc, is overall clear and bright. No dustjacket as issued. NO Inscriptions or other Marks. Pagination is continuous from volume 1 (which at the time of listing I also have for sale) . (xii) + 211 to 441 pp. Internally 'As New'. An Excellent Very Clean, Tight and Bright Near 'As New' copy. Most pages Uncut and evidently unread/untouched. Volume 58 in a series - 'The Publications of the Lincoln Record Society fou... View more info