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New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1973. First Edition. Octavo, 270 pages; VG/VG-; spine tanned white with black lettering; full binding of blue cloth; dust jacket protected with a mylar covering; mild soiling; price cut; joints cracked; mild red underlining up to page 70; pages else clean; shelved Renaissance.
Atlanta, GA: SBL Press, 2018. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 312 pages; VG; green and purple spine with black lettering; minimal shelf wear, ex-Library of Congres with the usual markings including sticker on rear board, stamps on the top fore-edge and title page, pages clean; shelved in Christianity.
Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 1996. Collector's Edition. Octavo, 153 pages; VG-; full binding of genuine black leather; spine with gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear; some light-colored soiling; some rubbing to gilding at both covers; all edges gilt; silk moire end papers; satin ribbon bookmark; pages clean; shelved Easton Press.
Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1975. First edition, first printing. Octavo, 391 pages; VG/G; spine brown with light brown lettering; spine and top of dust jacket faded, back and most of front of dust jacket purple with black design and white lettering; small cracks at top of dust jacket; jacket protected with mylar covering; light-related discoloration to inside dust jacket flaps; pages clean; shelved in Philosophy.
Milano, Italy: Silvana Editoriale, 2006. Quarto, 303 pages, VG-; paperback, gloss paper covers with flaps, spine maroon with white lettering: mild edgewear; mild staining to spine, lettering unaffected; very light age-toning/mild wear to text-block, small diagonal scratch to top; interior clean and replete with full-color graphics and plates of Renaissance wooden sculpture, with many works featuring the Madonna and Child; text in Italian; shelved Sculpture.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1933. First Edition. Octavo, two volumes; VG/G-; full bindings of black cloth; spines tanned brown with black lettering; dust jackets protected with mylar coverings; both jackets moderately tanned; both missing chips from top and bottom corners of flap folds; price cut on both; closed tears to dust jackets of both volumes; large water stain and red staining on vol. 1 dust jacket spine; large chip missing from bottom of vol. 2 spine; front hinge of vol.1 starting; previous owner's bookplate on front paste down of both volumes; bookseller's sticker at first free end paper of both volume; contains black and white photos; pages clean; shelved Middle Ages.
Philadelphia: Lindsay & Blakiston, 1854. First Edition. Quarto, 300 pages; G-; rebound in modern burgundy cloth, gilt to spine, original light brown crushed morocco boards with gilt-stamped decorations attached to front covers; all edges gilt; marbled endpapers; lacking illuminated additional title page and frontispiece; fore edge of title page and four following pages with tape on the fore edge; some finger-staining and sparse pencil; illustrated throughout with 10 chromolithographs depicting some of the birds mentioned in the book; shelved case 4.
Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1906. First Edition. Octavo, 340 pages; VG; fully bound in red cloth, spine and front cover have profuse gilt lettering and tooling; binding has minor wear, with bumping and fraying at the top and bottom of the spine and on the fore edge corners, spine has minor rubbing; pages have gilt along the top edge, have minor age toning; profusely illustrated; shelved case 9.
Cincinnati, OH: Chase & Hall, Publishers, 1875. Second Edition. Octavo, 214 pages; VG-; full binding of brown cloth; spine with gilt lettering; shredding to corners; shredding to head and tail of spine; some mild soiling and other shelf wear; mild foxing; previous owner's name and inscription at front free end paper; pages else clean; shelved Case 1.
Nashville, TN: Broadman Press, 1978. First Edition. Octavo, 95 pages; VG/VG; spine is black with red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges; binding has minimal wear along the top and bottom edges, has minor cocking; pages clear; inscribed by the author on the half title page; shelved case 10.
Nashville, TN: Broadman Press, 1983. First Edition. Octavo, 95 pages; VG-/VG-; spine is black with red lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has minor wear along the top and bottom edges, has a small open tear at the top fore edge corner; binding has wear along the bottom edge, has minor cocking; pages clear; inscribed by the author on the half title page with a crescent moon drawing; shelved case 10.
Glasgow: William Collins, 1838. Octavo, cxii, 49-450 pages; VG-; bound in full black leather, paneled spine with burgundy label and gilt lettering; rubbing and shelfwear to boards, spine; mild foxing, more severe towards endpapers; frontispiece, with more severe foxing, some mild water damage; text in English; shelved case 10.
Philadelphia: Hopkins and Earle, 1809. First Edition. 8vo., vii, 408pp.; VG; spine brown cloth with horizontal gilt lines, red label with faded lettering, and gilt publishing information on the tail; rebound; very minor shelfwear; interior foxed with some waterstains to front endpapers, including titlepage, and rear fore corner for about 40 pages; all text legible; foxing throughout; rear endpaper torn in half; shelved in Front Case.
London: F. and C. Rivington, 1794. Reprint. Small Octavo, xx, 453, ; G+; bound in full black leather, gilt lettering to spine; moderate wear and rubbing to boards, cracking to spine; wear to front hinge, with board threatening; interior clean; with engraved frontispiece and title page; title page continues: "Divided into XVII chapters: One whereof being read every Lord's Day, the Whole may be read over thrice in the Year...with Private Devotions for Several Occasions."; shelved case 4.
London: printed for C. Hitch, and L. Hawes, H. Woodfall, B. Dod, J. Buckland, J. Rivington, J. Richardson, S. Crowder, T. Caslon, T. Longman, B. Law, J. Wren, C. and R. Ware, and J. Morgan, 1762. Nineteenth Edition. Sexto, , 141, , 161,  pages; VG; bound in contemporary full speckled calf, rebacked with speckled calf spine, morocco label with gilt titling; some wear and rubbing to boards; boards slightly bowed; ex-library, with bookplate to ffep, ink labeling to ffep, title page; small leather bookplate to front pastedown; mild foxing and age-toning; With a separate titlepage to Part 2 reading: ’Private thoughts upon a Christian life’.; shelved case 4.
Lewiston, NY: The Edwin Mellen Press, 2013. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 345 pages; VG; fully bound in yellow cloth with black lettering on the spine and illustrations on both the front and rear boards; minimal shelf wear, ex-Library of Congress with the usual markings, including a sticker of the rear board and stamps on the top fore-edge and title page, pages clean, shelved in case 8 1/4.
Philadelphia: John Fenno, 1795. First Edition. Thin Octavo, 48 pages; VG; bound in 1/2 brown cloth, marbled boards, beige label with black handwritten title to spine; ex-library, with partially removed Lenox Library bookplate to front pastedown, Historical Society of Pennsylvania stamps on title page, page 48; ffep loose; shelved case 4.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1985. First Edition, Second Printing. Quarto, 788 pages, VG-/VG-; dj, white spine, black lettering: mild overall wear to dj, occasional small closed tears to edges of covers, approximately 1" tear to top corner of back cover, mild rubbing to back cover along hinge, "45.00" to front flap; quarter-bound, navy blue cloth spine, orange cloth boards, dull gold lettering to spine: very mild overall wear to boards, small open tear to cloth to top edge of back board; mild age-toning to text-block; light age-toning to margins of interior, text and graphics unaffected; INSCRIBED by Kostof to half-title page; shelved Front Table.
Firenze [Florence], Italy: Giunti Editore, 2010. First Edition, First Printing. Quarto, 429 pages, G+; blue gloss paper boards, white lettering: spine cocked, boards somewhat shaken, binding strong; bumping to head, tail, and corners; small tear to top corner of back board; slight wave to text-block, light scuffing to bottom of text-block, top and fore-edge clean; mild liquid staining with buckling to margins of endpapers and interior, text and graphics unaffected; interior replete with full-color graphics and plates, gloss leaves; text in Italian; shelved Front Table.
Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1985. Collector's Edition. Octavo, two volumes; VG-; full bindings of genuine blue leather; spines with gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear; mild light-colored staining to covers; all edges gilt; silk moire end papers; satin ribbon bookmarks; black and white engravings; pages clean; shelved Franklin Library.
Madrid: La Imprenta Real, 1787. Third Edition. Octavo, viii, 492 pages; G-; bound in full period vellum, general soiling, faded handwritten titling to spine; both front and rear gutters nearly detached; scattered and sparse marginalia; mild foxing, age-toning, and staining throughout; tide-marks along fore and lower edges, more prominent towards the later half of the book; endpapers creased and worn; Latin-Spanish parallel text in two columns, the original Latin text according to the Rome edition of 1564 and the Spanish text translated by Ignacio López de Ayala.; scarce; LM consignment; shelved case 3.
Antuerpiae [Antwerp]: Ioannem Moretum, 1598. First Edition. small Quarto, , 255 pages, ; VG; bound in contemporary vellum, singe blind rule to boards, black ink lettering to spine; text block red; institutional bookplate to front pastedown; previous owners name in ink to front pastedown dated 1687, different previous owners name to lower end of title page, dated 1750;.
London; Edinburgh: William Miller; The Letter Press by James Ballantyne, 1805. Quarto, iii, 197 pages; VG; bound in period blind and gilt calf, newly rebacked with brown leather, paneled spine with a black label and gilt lettering; marbled text block and endpapers; mild rubbing and wear to boards; bookplate of the Countess of Beauchamp on the ffep; ownership stamp on sfep; with 4 engraved plates and an engraved headpiece vignette; wide margins; shelved case 7.
London: John Crook; Nicholas Bernard, 1658/1659. Second/Third Editions. Octavo; VG: bound in contemporary calf, moderate wear and rubbing to binding, plain paneled spine; bookplate to front pastedown, gilt inscription to ffep, stamp to ffep, title page, early name in ink to first title page; contains the following; London: Printed for John Crook, 1658, 'The Judgement', , 145,  pages; London: Published by Nicholas Bernard, 1658 'The Reduction, , 149-176 pages; London: Printed for John Crook, 1659, ' The Judgement', , 105-380 pages; First leaf is blank, Portrait has signature A2; "The reduction of episcopacy unto the form of synodical government received in the ancient church" has separate dated title page with continuous pagination and register.; The Judgement 1659 appears to be lacking pages 1-104; scarce; shelved case 4.
London: William Heinemann, 1928. First Edition. Octavo, 216 pages; VG-/G; spine is dark brown with brown lettering; dust jacket is in a mylar covering, has moderate wear, with chipping and several open tears along the top and bottom edges and on the fore edge corners, has significant discoloration, particularly on the spine and along the top edge; binding has moderate shelf wear with moderate bumping on the fore edge corners; pages have minor age toning; occasionally illustrated; shelved case 13.
London: Printed by John W. Folsom, for E. Larkin; Printed by J. W. Folsom, for J. Boyle, and D. West, and E. Larkin, 1789. Thick 10mo., 317, , 265, xii; Fair; bound in early full calf, significant rubbing and wear to boards, cracking and chipping to spine, rear board detached; gutter open in several spots; contemporary names on front pastedown, rear endpapers; age-toning and mild foxing to interior; both parts have separate title pages; some chipping to edges of first title page; LM consignment; shelved case 4.
Romae [Rome]: Typis Sac. Congregationis de Propag. Fide, 1771. Thin Octavo, 37 pages; VG; bound in a quarter gray cloth, marbled boards; ex-library, with library name on front board near tail of spine, small glue-stain to rear pastedown, library stamps to title page, page 29; text in Latin; scarce; shelved case 3.
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1901. Reprint. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG-; bound in publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering and gilt, black, and blue designs to front boards and spines; top edges of text blocks gilt; vertical crease to spine of volume 1; horizontal slash on spine of volume 2; mild sun-fading to spines, mild wear and rubbing to boards; Signed on ffep of volume 1 by Lew Wallace "Very Truly yours, Lew Wallace 1903.'; scarce signed; shelved case 7.
Nürnberg: Johann Andreä Endterischen Handlung, 1788. Elephant folio, , 1181,  pages; Fair; bound in period blind-tooled vellum covered boards, hardened leather spine with metal rivets, metal corners to boards; moderate wear and rubbing to binding, peeling to edges, small glue repair to spine; most of the straps gone, remnants of claps present; first frontispiece and title page detached, damaged with parts entirely missing; foxing and age-toning throughout; With 20 full-page plates: 2 frontispieces, 12 portraits, and 6 biblical scenes; Title page in red and black lettering; illustrated with approximately 200 4 x 7" in-text partial-page woodcuts; shelved case 4.
Oxford: John Baskett / T. Wood and S. Palmer, 1719/1723. Thick Small Quarto, unpaginated; VG; bound in contemporary brown leather, paneled spine with no lettering; boards diced; moderate rubbing and wear to binding; some margins cute close but without loss to text; 6 lines of ink writing to verso of ffep; mild age-toning to pages; The Book of Common Prayer: Printed by John Baskett in 1719, The Holy Bible: Printed by John Baskett in 1723, The Whole Book of Psalms: Printed by T. Wood and S. Palmer in 1723; EH consignment; Case 4.
Manchester: Joseph Harrop, 1765-1767. Folio, unpaginated; VG; bound in full brown calf, paneled spine with gilt lettering; mild rubbing and wear to boards; lacking Apocrypha; The New Testament has separate title-page dated 1765, and a separate sequences of part numbers.; 'To God the Father,' last page in volume, with archival backing; Published in parts, with engravings; 18th century family genealogy written on verso of frontispiece; some tide-marks; shelved front case.
Leipzig: Friedrich Arnsts, 1685. Thick Square Octavo, , 1675 pages, ; VG; bound in contemporary blind-tooled brown leather, paneled spine with no lettering, newly rebacked with spine preserved; moderate chipping to head and tail of spine, cracking primarily to front hinge, mild rubbing to corners, boards; portrait frontispiece; title page in red and black; bookworm damage to the fore edge of 7 leaves; EH consignment; shelved case 4.
Padova: Gio. Antonio Conzatti, 1786. Octavo, , 5-95 pages; VG; bound in patterned paper wraps, plain spine with mild cracking, some rubbing; ex-library stamp on verso of title page; indice in rear; With engraved title page, 33 engraved plates taking up 2/3 of the page (one plate occurring twice), 1 full page plate, 4 other plates; The plates depict snapshots of the Life of Saint Anthony, especially notable not only for their depictions of relics, but for the details they give of city life of the period. Publication information from colophon; Shelved case 3.
[London]: [Day & Son], . Folio; VG; bound in publisher's original full elaborately embossed calf over wooden boards, beveled edges; all edges gilt; mild wear and rubbing primarily to head and tail of spine, corners; printed on 53 beautiful chromolithographic leaves on heavy cream stock in three reds, three blues, gold and black, each page featuring different borders; tissue-guards between about half the leaves; heavy; TP consignment; shelved above mythology.
London: Deputies of Christopher Barker [i.e. Jan Fredericksz Stam], 1599 [i.e. 1633]. Thick Octavo; G; bound in 3/4 black leather, brown cloth boards; rebacked with spine preserved; paneled spine with gilt lettering; text block with red specks; , 190, 1-8, 11-16, 18-127, , 3-121, ; A-Z4, &6, 2A7, 2B3-8, 2C2-8, 2D-2P8, 2Q7, 3A-3Q8, 3R4; some pages have scrap paper used to repair pages or reinforce binding; some pages have both open and closed tears, intermittent ink marginalia; mild tide-marks and wear throughout; two separate title pages for each part, plus engraved title page; engraved title page has been repaired; with the 'Breeches' translation in Genesis; shelved case 4.
Basileæ: In officina Frobeniana, 1542. Folio, , 816 pages,  pages index; VG; bound in contemporary full vellum, paneled spine with faded ink lettering to head of spine, full tooling to boards, partial beveling to edges; bound with two clasps, majority of lower clasp missing, upper clasp present; slight scraping to text block from clasp; woodcut printer's device on title page and verso of final leaf; woodcut initials; colophon on verso of final leaf; text in Latin with sections in Greek; wide margins; no bookplates or previous owners markings; index in rear; This edition is part 2 of "Nouum Testamentum iam quintum ac postremum accuratissima cura recognitum à Des. Erasmo Roterodamo cum annotationibus ... Basileae, 1541 [1542 - cf. colophon].; consignment; shelved case 4.
Ephrata: Verlags der Bruderschafft, 1748. First Edition. Large thick folio; VG; bound in contemporary black leather, metal corners and broken hinges, repaired with new plain black leather paneled spine; some foxing throughout; some mild wear to fore edge of text block; with engraved frontispiece and title page vignette; collation: , A-G4, A-Z4, 2A-2Z4, 3A-3O4, A-Z4, 2A-2Z4, 3A-3Z4, 4A-4Z4, 5A-5Z4, 6A-6G4; text in German.; MW consignment; shelved in Case 4.
Norimbergae: Apud J.D. Tauberum, 1699. Octavo, , 621,  pages; VG; bound in contemporary full vellum, some mild soiling; spine detached from backing, but still firmly attached to boards, small tears to vellum along upper and lower hinges; bookplate to front pastedown; With 49 plates, largely botanical; some plates with foxing along the edges, originally issued in 3 parts with 621, 276, and 212 pages, this is just part 1; Text primarily in Latin, with some Hebrew, Greek, and German type.; Shelved case 3.
Wittenburgii [Wittenberg]: Ioannem Gronenberg [Rhau-Grunenberg, Johann], 1508. First Edition. Quarto, 28 leaves; Near Fine; bound in marbled paper-covered boards; lacking leaves dd/ee and ff/gg; title page printed in black and red; small black ink stain to pages B/C; minor tide-marks to the fore and upper edges; wide margins; sticker with '809' on front cover; Per colophon: (Impressum Wittenburgii per Ioannem || Gronenberg. Anno M.D.VIII. || III Kalendas Ianua: ||); last leaf printed with Hebrew and Greek.; extremely scarce; PD consignment; shelved case 4.
Witebergae [Wittenberg]: 1531. First Edition. Small quarto (7.125 x 5.5 inches; 182 x 140 mm.).  leaves. Signatures: A-E4 F6 G² h4 I-N4 O² P-2V4(-2V4, blank). Bound without blank leaf 2V4; 2A2 signed "A2." Printer and date of publication from colophon on 2V3 recto. Apologia Confessionis has separate title-page (G1 recto), with "Emenda" beneath the title. Decorative and historiated woodcut initials. Later quarter calf with black paper-covered boards; all edges trimmed and stained blackish-blue; plain endpapers, double-flyleaves at front, single at the rear. Front board detached but for single string at bottom; calf mostly gone; edges worn; corners softened; scuffing to boards; loose electrical tape affixed to bottom of rear board, curling over spine. Front free endpaper and first flyleaf completely detached. Repairs to inner hinges; label pulled up from front pastedown. Split between gatherings V and Z, starting between leaves 2T3 and 2T4, 2V2 and 2V3. Minor thumbsoiling scattered throughout text; some toning; occasional foxing. Text very good in just good binding. Housed in custom black cloth clamshell with red spine label stamped in gilt. [Augsburg Confession]. Confessio fidei exhibita invictiss. Imp. Carolo V. Caesari Aug. in Comiciis Augustae, Anno M. D. XXX. Addita est Apologia Confessionis [by Philipp Melancthon]. Beide, Deudsch und Latinisch. Wittenberg: [Impressum per Georgium Rhau, 1531]. First edition of the Augsburg Confession, containing the Latin texts of the Confessio and Melanchton's Apologia. Although the title-page states that it contains both the Latin and German texts, this first edition contains Latin text only (the German translation by Justus Jonas was added slightly later). Catalog entry tipped to front pastedown from "J. J. Lentnersche Hofbuchhandlung (E. Stahl), München," "Lager-Katalog Nr. 8." Annotations throughout the text in at least two, possibly as many as four different hands, including a couple of manicules. Several early ink ownership inscriptions on the title-page, the earliest that of "Theodorus Backhusius Possessor," who was pastor at Oldenberg (d. 1625); followed by "Vogt 1735," "JFG Olbers 1766" and "H. Meere." Recto of front free endpaper bears ink manuscript notes that seem to be from nineteenth-century New Testament commentator H. A. W. Meyer [Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer (1800-1873)], dated 1868; verso with additional notes, signed by his son "Professor Dr. [Gustav] Meyer," dated "7 Januar 1883." Bookseller's ticket of Schaeffer & Koradi, Philadelphia. Neuser, Bibliographie, 8. See VD16 C 4734 and C 4735. Sold together with a copy of Neuser's Bibliographie der Confessio Augustana und Apologie, 1530-1580. Nieuwkoop: De Graaf Publishers, 1987.; BK consignment; shelved case 3.