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  1. The Book of Common Prayer,
    An attractive copy in contemporary crushed morocco. Learn More
    £175

    Stock Code: 62587

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  2. The Family Devotional Bible
    A handsome Victorian family Bible. With the family register left blank. Learn More
    £325

    Stock Code: 111931

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  3. Self-Interpreting Bible:
    An elaborately bound late nineteenth-century family Bible with chromolithographic illustrations. Learn More
    £250

    Stock Code: 111929

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  4. The Nazarene Gospel Restored.
    First US edition, first printing. Originally published in the UK the preceding year. Scarce. Learn More
    £325

    Stock Code: 112782

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  5. Das Wesen des Christentums.
    First edition, first printing, well represented institutionally but apparently rare in trade, with only one copy recorded at auction, of "these lectures on 'The Essence of Christianity' by the then professor of church history at Berlin University... received with an enthusiasm unparalleled for centuries in the field of religious... Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 112557

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  6. La sainte Bible,
    A handsomely bound copy. Learn More
    £150

    Stock Code: 108237

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  7. Records of the Scottish Settlers in the River Plate and their Churches.
    First and only edition of this valuable work, including the first printed passenger list of the Symmetry, the ship which sailed from Leith in 1825 carrying 220 colonists who later that year founded the first Scottish settlement in the United Provinces of the River Plate, modern-day Argentina, at Monte Grande. Uncommon: descendants... Learn More
    £250

    Stock Code: 112163

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  8. The Pictorial Bible Being The Old and New Testaments.
    A handsomely bound and copiously engraved Bible. Learn More
    £475

    Stock Code: 107748

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  9. The Book of Common Prayer.
    A handsome leather bound copy. Learn More
    £225

    Stock Code: 107162

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  10. Chronographiae libri quatuor;
    From the library of St Albans School, Hertfordshire, one of the oldest schools in the world. The school was founded within St Albans Abbey by Abbot Wulsin in 948 and was the first school in the world to accept lay students not intending to join a religious order. The bookplate here has the school motto Mediocra firma, used... Learn More
    £2,000

    Stock Code: 111377

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  11. Our Missionary Life in India.
    First and only edition, highly uncommon: just one copy traced in UK libraries; OCLC adds seven copies worldwide. Carroll was Missionary Apostolic to the Diocese of Allahabad, where the Catholic mission was first established in 1669. He was also secretary to Petronius Gramigna, Bishop of Allahabad from 1904 to December 1917.... Learn More
    £125

    Stock Code: 111065

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  12. Missale Romanum.
    A striking eighteenth-century Roman Missal, attractively printed in Venice and apparently bound in Brescia in the year of publication. A note on p. lxxxiii reads "Brixiae-Conglutinator est Ioseph Goltius in Via Pallade iuxta Xenodochium Mercaturae. Die 13. Decembris 1725" (The Brescian binder is Joseph Goltius on the Via... Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 112562

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  13. The Holy Bible,
    An early Victorian illustrated edition of the Douai Bible, handsomely bound in three volumes and with text in double columns. Learn More
    £375

    Stock Code: 105335

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  14. Lambeth Palace
    First edition of this beautifully illustrated history of the Archbishops of Canterbury's London residence. With three additional plates loosely inserted. Learn More
    £375

    Stock Code: 105202

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  15. The Book of Enoch or 1 Enoch.
    Second and best edition, uncommon, described by the editor in his Preface as "not so much a second edition as a new book"; first published in 1893. ODNB describes this as "a huge work of scholarship". Together with a copy of D. A. de Sola's Signification of the Proper Names, etc., occurring in the Book of Enoch, from the... Learn More
    £250

    Stock Code: 110427

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  16. The Book of the Saints of the Ethiopian Church.
    First and limited edition, 300 sets were printed; scarce, particularly in the dust jackets. "The Masahafa Senkesar is a vast storehouse of Christian legends and traditions and popular folk-lore, and as a whole it illustrates clearly the history of Egyptian, Nubian and Ethiopian Christianity for a period of about thirteen... Learn More
    £1,500

    Stock Code: 110407

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  17. Garnered Sheaves.
    First edition, first impression. A gathering of pieces previously published in a variety of journals, which "might otherwise not be easy to access" (Preface) and including "On certain Burial Customs as illustrative of the Primitive Theory of the Soul", Frazer's "first serious incursion into the wide field of Comparative... Learn More
    £250

    Stock Code: 110256

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  18. The Holy Bible containing the Old Testament and the New:
    A charming William and Mary pocket-book Bible, complete with the Book of Common Prayer and Psalter, in an attractive red morocco gift binding with silver furniture. Learn More
    £2,500

    Stock Code: 109822

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  19. Myths of the Hindus & Buddhists.
    First edition, deluxe limited issue. The t Learn More
    £1,250

    Stock Code: 109793

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  20. Phoenix at Coventry.
    First edition, first impression. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author to "John Crittall, with my grateful thanks for your contribution to the Cathedral, Basil Spence, Christmas 62" on the title-page. Crittall Windows provided the bronze frame for the engraved-glass nave screen designed by John Hutton. "Spence learned,... Learn More
    £275

    Stock Code: 109654

    signed

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