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The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Volume 1: Hinduism, Buddhism, Daoism; Volume 2: Judaism, Christianity, Islam
The Norton Anthology of World Religions: Volume 1: Hinduism, Buddhism, Daoism; Volume 2: Judaism, Christianity, Islam
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This magisterial Norton Anthology, edited by world-renowned scholars under the direction of Pulitzer Prize winner Jack Miles, offers a portable library of more than 1,000 primary texts from the world's major religions: Hinduism, Buddhism, and Daoism... (read more)

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Biblia Sacra Quid In Hac Editione A Theologis Louaniensibus Praestitum Sit Paulo Post Indicatur
Biblia Sacra Quid In Hac Editione A Theologis Louaniensibus Praestitum Sit Paulo Post Indicatur
by Christopher Plantin
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Antwerp: Christopher Plantin, 1584. 8vo., (14), 799, (7), 1l, (32)pp. Full later calf with decorations in gilt to spine. In Latin. Text printed in columns within double rules. Binding rubbed & worn, with chipping & loss to spine. Lacking the front free... (read more)

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Dictionarium Sacrum Seu Religiosum: A Dictionary of All Religions Ancient and Modern, Whether Jewish, Pagan, Christian, or Mahometan
Dictionarium Sacrum Seu Religiosum: A Dictionary of All Religions Ancient and Modern, Whether Jewish, Pagan, Christian, or Mahometan
by Unknown
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London: James Knapton, 1723. Octavo, 12.5 x 20 cm. No author's name given; sometimes attributed to Daniel Defoe. Bound in full contemporary tan calf with tooled decoration; spine with five raised bands. Boards rubbed and worn with chipping at the... (read more)

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Sermons Upon the Following Subjects, Viz. On Hearing the Word, On Receiving it with Meekness...
Sermons Upon the Following Subjects, Viz. On Hearing the Word, On Receiving it with Meekness...
by Jonathan Mayhew
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Boston: R. Draper 1755. First edition thick octavo rebacked in leather retaining original gilt ruled leather covered boards red morocco label on spine; iv 510pp. plus errata pg. Ten sermons bound with Seven Sermons Boston: Rogers & Fowle 1749; 157pp... (read more)

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Fratris Hieronymi Sauonarole de Ferraria de Simplicitate vite Apiane
Fratris Hieronymi Sauonarole de Ferraria de Simplicitate vite Apiane
by Girolamo Savonarola
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Venice: Lazarum Soardum, 1512. Octavo 10x14cm. 104 numbered leaves. A-N8. Full old vellum. Gothic type. Woodcut of Savonarola in his cell on the title page. Part of Triumphus Crusis. Later (18th Century) bookplate on the front paste down. Old notation in... (read more)

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The Ladies' Repository & Gatherings of the West, A Monthly Periodical
The Ladies' Repository & Gatherings of the West, A Monthly Periodical
by L L Hamline
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Cincinnati: J F Wright & L Swormstedt, 1841. January, April, July & October issues from 1941 bound together. 8vo., [4], 380pp. Complete with four plates & tissue guards. Front joint split, board almost entirely detached. Rear joint starting. Wear to head... (read more)

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The Ecclesiastical Histories of Eusebius, Socrates, Sozomen, and Theodorit.
The Ecclesiastical Histories of Eusebius, Socrates, Sozomen, and Theodorit.
by Mr. Parker
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London: C. Rivington, 1729 Third edition. 4to., later full calf ruled in gilt. All edges stained red. Title page printed in red & black. With frontis & 4 plates. 16, [8], 368, [1], ccclxii - ccclxviii, 369 - 651, [24]pp. This copy is a variant, with page... (read more)

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E Kaine Diatheke Novum Testamentum, Ex Regiis Aliisque Optimis Editionibus Cum Cura Expressum
E Kaine Diatheke Novum Testamentum, Ex Regiis Aliisque Optimis Editionibus Cum Cura Expressum
by Elsevier
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Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1678 Small 8vo., 12 x 6mm. (16), 703pp. Full later red morocco ruled in gilt. All edges gilt, inner gilt dentelles. Ribbon marker sewn in. Title page printed in red & black. The 7th & last Elsevier edition; this is the third reprint... (read more)

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The Whole Book of Psalmes: Collected into English Meeter
The Whole Book of Psalmes: Collected into English Meeter
by Thomas Sternhold and John Hopkins
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Cambridge: Printers to the University of Cambridge, 1633 8vo., (1), A2 - G4. 94pp. Modern full blue leather, in slipcase. Repair to title page & leaf G4 at gutter. Age-toning to text, some foxing & dampstaining. Good Condition. This popular title was... (read more)

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A Greek and English Lexicon to the New Testament
A Greek and English Lexicon to the New Testament
by John Parkhurst
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London: printed for C. J. G. and F. Rivington et al., 1829. Octavo, 15.5 x 25 cm, 964pp. Bound in contemporary half calf with marbled paper over boards, with spine decorated in gilt and black leather spine label. Boards rubbed and worn with some tearing... (read more)

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Kotzer Otzar Leshon Ha Kodesh hoc est Epitome Thesauri Linguae Sanctae
Kotzer Otzar Leshon Ha Kodesh hoc est Epitome Thesauri Linguae Sanctae
by Sante Pagnino
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Antwerp: Christopher Plantin, 1570 8vo., 380, (3)pp. Rebound in quarter green calf, marbled paper over boards. Boards worn & rubbed. Offset to prelims, paste downs. Text is age-toned. Faded ink inscription to errata page. Good Condition GWB/kb Case 5... (read more)

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Die Seufzende Sulamith: das ist Erbauliche Betrachtungen uber 192
Die Seufzende Sulamith: das ist Erbauliche Betrachtungen uber 192
by Johann Christoph Ludwig
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Wernigerode: J G Struck, 1755. Oblong format; 4 x3.5" Rebound in full later leather. (36), 192, (2), (28), 192pp. With 2 woodblocks & 2 title pages. Text in Fraktur. Calf worn & rubbed. Some age-toning to paper. Good condition. OCLC 31345281 GWB/kb Case... (read more)

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Tela Ignea Satanae: Hoc est Arcani, & horribiles Judaeorum adversus Christum Deum, & Christianam Religionem Libri
Tela Ignea Satanae: Hoc est Arcani, & horribiles Judaeorum adversus Christum Deum, & Christianam Religionem Libri
by Johann Christopher Wagenseil
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Altdorf: Excudit Joh. Henricus Schonnerstaedt 1681. Quarto 175x213mm. 633 14;260;60;480;24;45;100pp. First edition. Seven parts in one volume. Contemporary vellum. Engraved portrait frontispiece. Rubricated title page. Engraved head-pieces tail-pieces... (read more)

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Commentaria in Jus Ecclesiasticum Universum
Commentaria in Jus Ecclesiasticum Universum
by Carlo Sebastiano Berardi
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Venice: Typographia Petri Valvasensis 1778. Four volumes bound in two. Quartos bound in full contemporary mottled calf. Raised bands red morocco title labels all edges sprinkled. Woodcut head and tail pieces text printed in columns. Text in Latin. Boards... (read more)

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A Pisgah-Sight of Palestine
A Pisgah-Sight of Palestine
by Thomas Fuller
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London: John Williams, 1650. Folio, 8.5 x 13" Full calf, skillfully rebacked, retaining contemporary boards. Later endpapers. Spine ruled in gilt, morocco title label. Complete with extra engraved title page, armorial plate, 20 double page maps & 7... (read more)

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How Our Departed Ones Live
How Our Departed Ones Live
by Mitrophan
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Chelsea, MI: Sheridan Books, 2005. Octavo, 15 x 22.5 cm. xxix 452pp. Publisher's full purple cloth-covered boards; front board and spine stamped in gilt. No dustjacket, as issued. Near Fine condition RT... (read more)

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St. Vartan: Hero of Armenia Signed Edition
St. Vartan: Hero of Armenia Signed Edition
by Marie Sarrafian Banker
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New York: Exposition Press, (1951) Signed by the author on the title page & inscribed by her on the half title. Signed again on the preface page. 8vo., red cloth over boards. Illustrated dust jacket. Note in ink on front free endpaper. Ink stain to verso... (read more)

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Novum Testamentum Graece & Latine: Iuxta Veterum, cum Graecorum, tum Latinorum, Emendatissima Exempliaria Cura & Diligentia D. Erasmi Roterdiam
Novum Testamentum Graece & Latine: Iuxta Veterum, cum Graecorum, tum Latinorum, Emendatissima Exempliaria Cura & Diligentia D. Erasmi Roterdiam
by Desiderius Erasmus
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Lugduni: Apud Ioan Turaesium 1559. Lyon: Jean de Tournes 1559. Octavo. 754pp 14pp. a8-z8 A8-2B8 (2B8 blank). Contemporary full morocco ruled in gilt all edges gilt. Decorative rule to the title page. Greek and Latin text printed in parallel columns. No... (read more)

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Emendationum, et Opinionum, Libri Quatvor. Ad Modestinum; Siue, De Excusationibus, Liber Singularis. His Libris Maxima Iuris Ciuilis Pars Ex Florentinis Pandectis Emendatur, & Declaratur.
Emendationum, et Opinionum, Libri Quatvor. Ad Modestinum; Siue, De Excusationibus, Liber Singularis. His Libris Maxima Iuris Ciuilis Pars Ex Florentinis Pandectis Emendatur, & Declaratur.
by Antonio Augustin
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Lyon: Sebastianum Gryphium 1544. Second edition. 8vo (105x175mm) 372, (43)pp. 19th century vellum, morocco title label and gilt decorations on spine. New endpapers. Engraved title, colophon & historiated initial letters. Binding lightly rubbed. Two... (read more)

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A Brief History of Methodism, and of Methodist Missions in South Africa; With an Appendix on the Livingstonian Mission, 1st Edition
A Brief History of Methodism, and of Methodist Missions in South Africa; With an Appendix on the Livingstonian Mission, 1st Edition
by W. Clifford Holden
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London: Wesleyan Conference Office, 1877. First edition octavo in rust cloth stamped in gilt & black; viii 519pp. Frontispiece in sepia. Seven more plates: 3 in sepia, 4 in black & white, plus 2 folding plates. Wear to spine ends & corners. Top edge... (read more)

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