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image of Gesta, Virtu, e Doni del Beato Leonardo da Porto Maurizio, Missionario Apostolico dei Minori Riformati

Gesta, Virtu, e Doni del Beato Leonardo da Porto Maurizio, Missionario Apostolico dei Minori Riformati

by MASSERANO, Giuseppe Maria da

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Published
1796
Condition
Title and first leaf with small marginal wormhole, title with old book label removed at bottom, partially covering imprint, A2/3
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Rome: Il Salomoni, 1796. Title and first leaf with small marginal wormhole, title with old book label removed at bottom, partially covering imprint, A2/3 sprung, some pale marginal dampstaining to several gatherings at front, intermittent pale spotting, natural paper crease in lower margin of gathering Nn; binding with rubbing at corners and board edges, spine with some wormtracks. A… Read more
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Deaths Duel: A Sermon Delivered Before King Charles I in the Beginning of Lent 1630/1

by DONNE, Dr. John

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Published
1973
Condition
Some light wear to jacket edges; generally a near-fine copy
ISBN
9780879230500
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$12.50

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Boston: David R. Godine, 1973. Some light wear to jacket edges; generally a near-fine copy. 11 x 7.5 inches. 54 pages. Plates laid in. Original blue cloth; printed dust jacket. First edition.
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The Cause and Cure of Infidelity: Including a Notice of the Author's Unbelief, and the Means of His Rescue

by NELSON, Rev. David

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Published
1841
Condition
Pale foxing, several leaves dog-eared, light wear to binding at extremities, but overall a handsome copy. Early owner's name
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$75.00

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New York: American Tract Society, 1841. Pale foxing, several leaves dog-eared, light wear to binding at extremities, but overall a handsome copy. Early owner's name in ink on front flyleaf. 8vo. 352 pages. Contemporary tree calf, morocco lettering-piece on spine. First edition.
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Mosque Manifesto: Propositions for Spaces of Coexistence

by AKSAMIJA, Azra

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Published
2015
Condition
A fine copy
ISBN
9783957632999
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$65.00

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Berlin: Revolver, 2015. A fine copy. 7.75 x 4.25 inches. 437 pages. Fully illustrated in color. Original printed boards with open spine. First edition.
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The Raven Crown: The Origins of Buddhist Monarchy in Bhutan

by ARIS, Michael

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Published
1995
Condition
A fine copy
ISBN
9780906026328
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$30.00

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Chicago: Serindia Publications, 1995. A fine copy. 11.25 x 8.75 inches. 152 pages. Profusely illustrated in black-and-white. Original blue cloth; pictorial dust jacket. First edition.
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Paradisus concionatorum tetralogiae mysticae, sive quatuor sermones preadicabiles

by LAMINETZ, Raphael de

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Published
1677
Condition
Covers slightly bowed, spine label chipped, lacks final 2 leaves at end of the index, Hhhh3 with lower corner torn away and loss
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$250.00

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Bamberg: Johann Martin Schönwetter, 1677. Covers slightly bowed, spine label chipped, lacks final 2 leaves at end of the index, Hhhh3 with lower corner torn away and loss of text, some browning and occasional foxing. Neatly annotated in several places in ink by a contemporary reader. 4to (19.5 x 16.5 cm). [36], 784, [40] pages. Text in double-columns.… Read more
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Who and What are Priests

by PARSONS, Theophilus, Jr.

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Published
1870
Condition
A fine copy with a small black mark on front wrapper
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$250.00

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Philadelphia: New Church Congregational Union, 1870. A fine copy with a small black mark on front wrapper. 12mo (18.5 x 12 cm). 29 pages. Original printed wrappers. FIRST EDITION. Parsons's paper was originally printed in 'New Jerusalem Magazine.' He has added further text to correct certain misapprehensions of the original text, and to supplement it with text that… Read more
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Who and What are Priests

by PARSONS, Theophilus, Jr.

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Published
1870
Condition
Wrappers lightly browned, with a pale shadow of transecting lines on front wrapper
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$250.00

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Philadelphia: New Church Congregational Union, 1870. Wrappers lightly browned, with a pale shadow of transecting lines on front wrapper. 12mo (18.5 x 12 cm). 29 pages. Original printed wrappers. FIRST EDITION. Parsons's paper was originally printed in 'New Jerusalem Magazine.' He has added further text to correct certain misapprehensions of the original text, and to supplement it with… Read more
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An Exposition of the Creed. By John, Lord Bishop of Chester

by PEARSON, John, Lord Bishop of Chester (1613-1686)

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Published
1723
Condition
Covers a bit stained and with wear at extremities, spine ends chipped, upper front joint split; some mostly pale marginal dampst
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$150.00

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London: R. Knaplock, D. Midwinter, B. and S. Tooke and Rob. Gosling, 1723. Covers a bit stained and with wear at extremities, spine ends chipped, upper front joint split; some mostly pale marginal dampstaining at top, intermittent pale foxing. Folio in 4s (320 x 202 mm; 12 5/8 x 8 inches). [10], 398, [10] pages. Roman, italic, Greek… Read more
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Journey Through This World: The Second Journal of a Pupil

by NOTT, C.S.

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Published
1969
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A couple of spots to covers, otherwise fine
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$40.00

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New York: Samuel Weiser, 1969. A couple of spots to covers, otherwise fine. 8vo. 254 pages. Black-and-white photographs in text. Original blue cloth. FIRST EDITION.
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De juramenti promissorii obligatione praelectiones septem

by SANDERSON, John (1587-1663)

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Published
1670
Condition
Paper lightly browned, title with pale browning at edges from binding
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$250.00

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London: R[oger] N[ortron] for A[ndrew] Crook, 1670. Paper lightly browned, title with pale browning at edges from binding. 8vo (174 x 110 mm). [32], 221 pages. Lacking the engraved frontispiece portrait. Modern half red morocco, gilt-lettered on spine. Third edition of Sanderson's treatise on oaths. ESTC R34127; Wing S484.
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Promptuarium Catholicum, ad instructionem Concionatorum contra haereticos nostri temporis

by STAPLETON, Thomas (1535-1598)

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Published
1613
Condition
Tape stain on spine, some browning to text
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$175.00

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Cologne: Officina Birckmannica for Arnold Mylius, 1613. Tape stain on spine, some browning to text. 8vo (164 x 103 mm). [32], 340, [10] pages, including preliminary blank). 19th-century calf, morocco lettering-piece. Provenance: early inscription on front blank; inkstamp of the Whitchurch Canonicurum, withdrawn. Early edition of the English theologian's work on heretics.
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A relation of the death of the primitive persecutors. English'd by Gilbert Burnet. To which he hath made a large preface concerning persecution

by LACTANTIUS, Lucius Caecilius Firmianus (ca 240-320)

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Published
1687
Condition
A few dampstains and minor foxing
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$375.00

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Amsterdam: Printed for J. S. [John Starkey], 1687. A few dampstains and minor foxing. 12mo (143 x 82 mm). 167 pages. Modern calf antique, spine gilt. FIRST EDITION IN ENGLISH of this treatise of persecution by Lactantius, often referred to as the "Christian Cicero." This is apparently also the first appearance of any of Lactantius' works in English.… Read more
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Introduction to The Gurdjieff Work

by NEEDLEMAN, Jacob

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Published
2009
ISBN
9781934686027
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$20.00

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Sandpoint, ID: Sandpoint Press, 2009. 8vo. 57pp. Original maroon wrappers. Slightly creased at the spine, otherwise a fine copy. FIRST EDITION.
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The Mysteries of the Seed

by COLLIN, Rodney

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Published
2000
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$25.00

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Edmonds, WA: Holmes Publishing Group, 2000. 8vo. 40 pages. Original printed wrappers. A very good copy with several small marginal stains. FIRST EDITION. A Gurdjieffian pamphlet.
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A Sufi Prayer

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Published
1978
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$125.00

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N.p.: The Society for Experimental Studies, 1978. 8vo. [12] pages. Arabic words facing the text in English. Sewn in original printed wrappers, illustrated with a diagram from the manuscript of Ibn al-Arabi. A fine copy. FIRST EDITION, one of 150 copies only. Scare: no copies in Worldcat/OCLC.
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Extraits des assertions dangereuses et pernicieuses en tout genre

by [ROUSSEL DE LA TOUR, Abbé Claude-Pierre (1710-98)]

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Published
1762
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$800.00

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Paris: Pierre-Guillaume Simon, 1762. Two volumes, 12mo (165 x 97 mm; 6 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.). Half-titles. xii, 436; viii, 479 pages. Contemporary French cat's-paw sheep, the spine in six compartments with five raised bands, tan morocco lettering-pieces in two, a repeated floral panel in the remaining. A very good copy with light wear to the binding at… Read more
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Concordantiae bibliorum

by CONRADUS DE HALBERSTADT [CONRADUS DE ALEMANIA (active 1342-1362)]

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Published
1474
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$40,000.00

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Strassburg: Johann Mentelin, 1474. Folio (410 x 292 mm). Gothic types, 3 columns, 66 lines. Collation: the following gatherings all have stamped signatures a: [a-i^10 k l^8 m^10]; stamped signatures b: [2a-d^10 e^8+1 f^10 g-l^10]; stamped signatures c: [3a-h^10 i^12]; stamped signatures d: [4a-h^10 i^8 k^12]. 415 leaves (of 417, lacking preliminary and terminal blanks). 9-line initial "Q" in red and yellow on first page of text,… Read more
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London: John Murray, 1848. 3 volumes, 8vo. Half-titles. Contemporary half black pebbled morocco, pebbled cloth. A very good copy with light wear at extremities and spotting to endleaves. Fourth edition. The author was sent to Spain as an agent for the Bible Society for the purpose of printing and circulating the scriptures.
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New York: Edward H. Fletcher, 1862. 8vo. 4], xiv, [3], 18-220 pp, 11-page advertisements at end. Complete with engraved frontispiece portrait of Bertram, portrait of the author, and engraved title by J. Bannister. Original embossed brown cloth, gilt-lettered on spine. Binding worn, pale browning and dampstaining. Provenance: James L. Ward (contemporary ownership signature on front free endpaper). FIRST EDITION.… Read more
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