New York: The American Architect, 1915. First Edition. Quarto, 2 vols.; G+; contemporary full violet cloth bindings; spines faded gray with gilt lettering and design; some shelf wear and scuffing; both spines markedly faded and rubbed; all corners bumped; vol. 1 crown and tail missing; shredding to head of vol. 1 spine; both joints of vol. 1 starting; vol. 1 spine cocked; vol. 1 binding shaken; vol. 2 crown and tail of spine shredded; both vols. profusely illustrated with black and white photographs; pages clean; shelved Case 11.
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Norwalk, CT: Easton Press, 2017. Limited Edition, #359/2500. Folio, 1,288 pages; VG-; full beige genuine leather binding; spine paneled, with bright gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear and scuffing; scrape at lower right corner of front board; scrape above second band to the bottom of tail of spine; straight scrape at lower third of front board; all edges bright gilt; satin ribbon bookmark; hand-numbered 359/2500 at limitations page; illuminated capitols throughout; pages clean; shelved above ancient civilizations.
Philadelphia, PA: Lindsay and Blakiston, 1857. First Edition. Octavo, 357 pages; VG-; full contemporary dark brown cloth binding; spine with gilt lettering; some shelf wear and soiling; corners shredded; small chips in cloth at front and back boards; small chips missing at crown and tail of spine; spine cocked; binding sound; mild soiling to all edges; foxing throughout; black and white frontispiece; pages clean; shelved Case 1.
Venetiis [Venice]: Franciscum Pitteri, 1739. Large Octavo, 596 pages,  index; VG; bound in contemporary full vellum, gilt titling to spine; some mild shelfwear and rubbing, including some fraying to head and tail of spine, small hole near tail of spine, rubbing to bottom edges; early ink biography of Cano to verso of ffep, ink name to sfep; with half-title; text in double columns, Latin text; some foxing throughout; shelved case 3.
Irish University Press, . Octavo, 195 pages; G; full green buckram binding; spine with gilt lettering; some shelf wear; significant soiling to covers and spine; stain at upper left corner of front board from removed sticker; lower edge of front board bumped; all edges soiled; some foxing to end papers; bookplate removed from front paste down; lacking title page; lower margin of page 99 cut off; contains black and white photos; pages clean; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
Paris: Ch. Meunier, 1892. Octavo, , 710,  pages; VG; bound in beautiful crushed brown morocco, boards non-evenly divided with gilt rules into four compartments, beige, red, blue, and white inlay with gilt; spine gilt with decorative censer, red inlaid flame at center, gilt titling; turn-ins framed with gilt roll, moiré silk endleaves, patterned flyleaves, all edges gilt; stamp-signed on flayleaf by Samblanck-Weckesser; with original wraps bound in; with some mild scraping to the gilt, both on boards and text block; light rubbing to the front hinge; volume bound too tight, with strain on the rear hinge causing cracking; extremely scarce; shelved case 3.
London: printed by J. and J. March, for the Company of Stationers, 1770. 12mo., 216 pages; VG; bound in burgundy morocco, elaborate gilt to boards, spine paneled with gilt; head of spine recased, some mild splitting beginning at tail of spine hinges; marbled endpapers; all edges of text block gilt; two early ownership names to sfep; With an initial leaf of royal approbation.; shelved case 4.
London: Bell and Daldy, 1857. No Edition Statement. Octavo, 2 vols.; VG-; contemporary full bindings of tree calf; spines with raised bands, brown labels, and gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear; chip missing from crown of vol. 2 spine; wear to joints; all edges marbled; marbled end papers; previous owner's bookplate at front paste downs; pages clean; shelved Alcove 1.
London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green, 1857. Third Edition. Octavo, two volumes; VG; full bindings of black leather; spines with raised bands, and gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear; mild wear to heads and tails of spines; all edges gilt; marbled end papers; bookplates removed from both front paste downs; includes numerous black and white illustrations; pages clean; shelved above Native American History.
London: Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green, 1864. No Edition Statement. Octavo, two volumes; VG; full bindings of black leather; spines with raised bands, and gilt lettering and design; mild shelf wear; mild wear to heads and tails of spines; all edges gilt; marbled end papers; bookplates removed from both front paste downs; includes numerous black and white illustrations; pages clean; shelved above Native American History.
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.
Marburg und Frankfurt: Heinrich Ludwig Bronner, 1793. Octavo, , 773, , 24, 32, 160 pages; G+; bound in contemporary full leather, plain paneled spine; moderate wear and rubbing, including leather rubbed off of tail of spine, chipping to head of spine; remnants of leather clasps and hooks remaining; embossed pattern to gilt edges; patterned paper pastedowns; with engraved frontispiece of Martin Luther and an engraved title page; mild age-toning to interior; text in German; shelved case 4.
Harrisburg: John S. Wiestling, 1823. Octavo, 400 pages; G+; bound in contemporary full acid-washed calf, label to spine with gilt titling; some wear and rubbing to binding, primarily to extremities; some rubbing to spine; foxing and age-toning throughout; text in German; NOTE: Shelved in Netdesk office, in bookcases next to Ephemera section.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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; 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Trenton: Isaac Collins, 1791. Quarto, unpaginated; VG-; bound in contemporary diced brown leather boards, rebacked with new paneled spine, burgundy label with gilt lettering; opening title page repaired, with the inch along the gutter backed, still has chipping and wear, as well as crease marks; separate title page for the New Testament (1791) and A Brief Concordance (1790); some mild wear to fore edge; two blank leaves preceding the New Testament title page have been filled with birth and death family register dating 1758-1887; includes the Old Testament, Apocrypha, New Testament, An Index, Tables, and A Brief Concordance; shelved case 4.
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.
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.
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.