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Baltimore: J. H. Furst Company, 1907. Hardcover. 8vo. Red cloth covered boards with white title to front and spine panels. Title on spine is mostly rubbed off and heavy rubbing to title on front board. Soiling and edgewear to exterior. Previous owner's writing to top corner of front free end page as well as pencil notes to rear pastedown and a few pencil marks to text and margins throughout. Interior hinges are starting though binding remains tight. Text is clean and bright. Index, 621 pages. MD/070716. Very Good -.
Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1983. Hardcover. In addition to a history of this small Methodist men's college, this book provides details about the student demography, collegiate finances, attrition rate of students, faculty wages, and more. Black cloth boards with gilt title to spine. Minor foxing to fore-edge of textblock, else clean. In black dust jacket with yellow title to spine and front panels. Minor wear to edges of jacket. 480 pages. EDU/011719. Very Good / Very Good.
Paris: Tournai, Establissements Casterman, 1909. Volumes 1 & 2 (unclear whether more were published). French dictionary of religious concepts and truths, with numerous examples of each drawn from the Scriptures and from history. The purpose was to make religious instruction more interesting and relevant. Very good minus in three quarter black leather over black cloth boards with 5 raised bands to spine and bright gilt title to spine. Wear to corners; leather cracking and wrinkling on spines and hinges. Ex Libris - remnants of library sticker on spines, stamp to title pages. Chipping to leather on spine ends. Marbled endpapers; interior is clean and tight, text bright. In French. 800, 799 pages. SCARCE Religion. FRE/6213 This set may require an extra shipping fee.
Brooklyn: Mary Finette Barber, (1965). Hardcover. 8vo. Green cloth covered boards with gilt title to front board. Inscription to front free end page. Else is pristine. Peach colored dust jacket with black title to front panel. Minor edge wear to top edge of dust jacket. Slight rubbing to jacket. 83 pages. REL/022111. Near Fine in Very Good DJ.
Paris: Editio-Editions Citadelles et Mazenod, 1998. Hardcover. In French. Features text from the Jerusalem Bible translated into French under the direction of l'Ecole Biblique of Jerusalem. Includes over 300 full color illustrations. Two large volumes bound in red cloth with gilt titles to spine and front covers. Printed on Phoenix Imperial Demi-mat Naturel paper. In near fine condition with inscription from previous owner on front endpage of one volume and minor wear to front hinge of one volume. There is fraying to the bottom edges of the ribbon bookmarks that are bound into both volumes. Clean, bright interiors, Includes side-stapled white paper supplement with a list of the illustrations. All are housed in a red slipcase with illustrated paper title labels on the front and rear panels. The spine panel of the slipcase is beige with a red title. Old Testament is 450 pages; New Testament is 1096 pages; Supplement is 15 pages. REL/050812. Near Fine.
Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2001. Hardcover. 8vo. Fine in light brown cloth backed blue paper covered boards with gilt title to spine. Pristine interior with maps, graphs, illustrations and tables throughout. Illustrated dust jacket with title to front and spine panels. 360 pages. Science. SCI1/5012. Fine / Fine.
Baltimore: The Romm Press, Inc., 1942. Hardcover. PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED by author on ffep. Very good blue cloth w/bright gilt to cover and spine. Corners, spine ends worn; scuffing to rear board. Interior is clean (though a couple pages have light soiling in margins) and text bright. Tight binding. Bookplate to front pastedown. Ephemera relating to Rabbi Silverstone laid-in. Silverstone was the Rabbi of the Tifereth Israel Congregation in Washington, D.C.144 pp. Judaic Studies. JUD/10033. Very Good.
Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, c.1877. Hardcover. VG 12mo., brown cloth embossed boards, bright gilt stamping to spine. Edgewear, bumped corners, water stain to rear board and 1 closed tear in cloth. Foxing to interior but text bright. Frontis. Tight binding. 224 pp. Religion. REL/3132. Very Good.
Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society, 1995. Hardcover. 8vo. First Edition. Inscribed by both authors on the front free endpaper. This book focuses not only on the St. Vincent de Paul parish, but also on generations of ethnic groups living in the parish community and the evolving historical contexts of a major city. It is an important addition to the historiography of the American Catholic parish (jacket). Ex-library notation in red pen to bottom of title page (this is the only library marking). Grey cloth boards with silver title to spine. Pristine interior with bright text. Illustrated grey dj with maroon and grey title to spine and front panel. Slight roll to spine, else fine. Slight rubbing to jacket, else fine. Tight binding. 299 pages. BALT/070716. Near Fine / Near Fine.
Baltimore: Maryland Historical Society, 1995. Hardcover. 8vo. First Edition. Inscribed by one of the authors Thomas W. Spalding on the half title page. This book focuses not only on the St. Vincent de Paul parish, but also on generations of ethnic groups living in the parish community and the evolving historical contexts of a major city. It is an important addition to the historiography of the American Catholic parish (jacket). Ex-library notation in blue pen to bottom of half-title page (this is the only library marking). Grey cloth boards with silver title to spine. Pristine interior with bright text. Illustrated grey dj with maroon and grey title to spine and front panel. Slight rubbing to jacket and short closed tear along spine panel, else fine. Tight binding. 299 pages. BALT/070716. Near Fine / Near Fine.
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1938. Hardcover. Very good in dark blue cloth boards with gilt title to spine and gilt illustration to front board. Light wear to corners. Clean interior except for previous owners signature, bookseller sticker, and small rubbed spot where a price sticker was once removed. All of the markings are confined to the front endpages. The summary panel of the dust jacket is laid in; the remainer of the jacket is no longer present. Tight binding. 244 pages. REL/070709. Very Good.
Baltimore: John Murphy Company, 1900. Hardcover. A history of the Catholic church in Western Maryland that includes chapters on Allegany County and Garrett County. Illustrated. Very good in the original maroon cloth boards with gilt titles to spines and front covers. Minor wear to spine ends and edges of boards. Small red pen marking to front free endpapers of both volumes and slight browning to margins, else clean. Size: quartos. 304 pages. MD/071316. Very Good.
Philadelphia and Baltimore: Fisher and Brother, (1861). Hardcover. A miniature book. Red cloth covered boards with heavily faded gilt title and decoration to front board. Soling to boards and wear to edges and corners. Crack to interior front hinge. Light soiling, occasional foxing, smudge marks, previous owner signature in pen, and occasional creases to corners. Includes 8 illustrations. Size: 3 x 2.25 inches. Still a cute book - and uncommon. 192 pages. REL/011020. Very Good.
New York and London: The Knickerbocker Press, 1905. Hardcover. Introductory essays on Leslie Stephen and his works by James Bryce and Herbert Paul. 8vo. Green cloth covered boards with gilt title and decorations to front board and to spine. Minor rubbing to edges, spine ends and hinges of exterior. Interior is clean and bright with photographic frontic piece of author. 410 pages. Religion. REL/081009. Very Good +.
Alger: Maison-Carree; Maison-Mere des Missionnaires D'Afrique (Peres Blancs), 1925. Paperback. About a French mission in Uganda. Very good in green side-stapled paper wrappers with red title to front cover. Browning and light wear to edges of covers. clean interior with photographic illustrations. 38 pages. FRE/121713. Very Good.