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[England: Gregg Press Limited. 1966.] Hardcover,no jacket as issued. xxxvi+277pp. Gregg reprint of the 1931 edition. French language. Near Fine condition. Very light shelfwear and a bit of faint dust spotting to edges. We obtained this book directly from the publisher over fifty years ago, it has never been privately owned. "Memoirs of Brother Leon on the second half of the life of St Francis of Assisi." (cfm)
New York:Harper & Row Publishers. (1975), 1st edition. 273pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Both the book and the dust jacket are in very good, to near fine condition.
[Farnborough, Hants., England: Gregg Press Limited. 1966.] Hardcover, no jacket as issued. xxxviii+235pp. Gregg re-print of the Manchester 1920 edition. Fine condition, no flaws to mention. We obtained this book directly from the publisher over fifty years ago, it has never been privately owned. Prepared beginning in 1908 for the British Society of Franciscan Studies, this is a volume of extracts on the History of the Irish Franciscan Province during the Middle Ages. (cfm)
Boston: Charles H. Peirce. 1848. Harcover, no jacket. 490pp. Olive stamped cloth boards with gilt titling and decoration to spine. Good condition. Boards are moderately worn, with fabric wear through at the tips. Some dust spotting to page edges. Foxing at the front and back, and very heavy on the title page and frontis. Most of the remaining is pretty clean with scattered foxing and no markings. Binding is square and secure, though one signature is a bit loose. "Biographical notices of its early preachers, sketches of its first churches, and reminiscences of its early struggles and successes." (cfm)
Buffalo:The Peter Paul Book Company. 1895. 1st edition. 316pp+4pp lists and regulations. Hardcover. Red boards soiled, rubbed and shelfworn, with wear along edges, spine ends and edge points. Gilt still bright on front cover but slightly dulled on spine. Internally, end-pages lightly age-toned with a previous owners name in pencil to 1st free end-page, but otherwise clean. The binding is tight, front hinge intact but rear has started.
New York:Thomas W. Crowell and Co. 1885. 1st American edition. xii+274pp. Hardcover. Green boards lightly soiled with shelfwear along edges and spine ends. Internally, decorated endpages clean with a previous owners name embossed on 1st free endpage, as well as top of title page (over title), but otherwise pages clean. The binding is tight and hinges intact. A very good copy.
NICHOLAS GLASSBERGER AND HIS WORKS, With the text of his Major Cronica Boemorum Moderna (a.d. 1200-1310)
[Farnborough Hants, England: Gregg Press Limited. 1966.] Hardcover, no jacket as issued. lix+117pp. Gregg reprint of the 1923 Manchester edition. In English and Latin. As new condition. We obrtained this book directly from the publisher over fifty years ago, it has never been privately owned. This book gathers together the scattered details of Franciscan Nicholas Glassberger's life, and provides his Chronicle of Bohemia. (cfm)
NOTITIA SCRIPTORUM SS. PATRUM ALIORUMQUE VETERIS ECCLESIAE MONUMENTORUM QUAE IN COLLECTIONIBUS ANECDOTORUM POST ANNUM CHRISTI MDCC INLUCEM EDITIS
[Ridgewood, NJ: The Gregg Press Incorporated. 1965.] Hardcover, no jacket as issued. xv+284pp. Facsimile reprint of the 1839 edition. Very Good condition. We obtained this book directly from the publisher, it has never been privately owned. Very light wear to the boards. Light dust spotting to page edges. Inside the pages are slightly age toned, but are clean and unmarked. The binding is square and tight. (cfm)
New York: G.P. Putnam & Co,. 1856. First American Edition. xv+492pp. Ex-lib. Good condition. Boards are well worn and spine is faded. Gilt titling still readable. Library markings include inking to spine, bookplate on front pastedown, and small stamp to illustrations and title page. Moderate foxing throughout. Square and securely bound. Illustrations and fold-out map are present, small tear to map where it attaches to book. "since the days of William Pitts no European travellers, with the exception of Burckhardt and Lieut. Burton, have been able to send us back an account of their travels there (Medinah and Meccah), it cannot be doubted but that the present work will be hailed as a welcome addtion to our knowledge of these hitherto mysterious penetralia of Mahommedan superstition". (cfm)
Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. (1998). 243pp. Signed and inscribed on the first free end-page by the author. Hardcover with dust jacket, both in very good clean condition.
PROCEEDINGS AT THE UNIVERSALIST CENTENNIAL HELD IN GLOUCESTER, MASS., SEPTEMBER 20TH, 21ST, & 22ND, 1870
Boston: Universalist Publishing House. (ca.1870). First Edition. Hardcover, no jacket. 111pp. Good condition. Bevelled edge, brown cloth boards are moderately worn with some sunfadiing and light staining, and fabric wear at extremities. Inside, the hinges are cracked and three pages are just starting to loosen. The contents are clean and unmarked. Some flaws, but overall a good copy. "The volume here presented is made up largely from short-hand reports of the several meetings held at Gloucester during the great Jubilee Convention of Sept. 1870. Pains have been taken to furnish a complete and reliable account of the largest and most important assembly of Universalists ever gathered." (cfm)
PSALMS 2. A COMMENTARY ON PSALMS 51-100. (Hermeneia - A Critical and Historical Commentary on the Bible)
Minneapolis:The Fortress Press. (2005). xxvi+.553pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good, clean condition, inside and out, The dust jacket is lightly sun-faded and scuffed along spine strip, but otherwise in very good condition.
V Praze:Dr. Frant Backovsky, knihkupec. 1892. 336pp. Hardcover. Previous owners name penned to inside front board and pages slightly age-toned, otherwise a very good clean copy. Externally, gilt still bright on spine but leather worn and rubbed. Leather edge points worn as well. Marbled boards lightly shelf-worn. Overall, in very good condition.
New York: Columbia University Press. 1966. (xi)+475pp. Hardcover with dust jacket. Book in very good clean condition with a slightly shelf-worn dust jacket with wear to all edges.
(Farnborough, Hants, England):(Gregg Press Limited). (1966). ix+266pp. Hardcover, no jacket. Facsimile reprint of the Manchester University Press edition of 1929. We obtained this copy directly from the publisher, it has never been privately owned. Very Good condition. Boards are clean and unbumped. Some dust spotting to page edges. Contents are clean and unmarked. Binding is square and tight. An excellent copy. The story of S. Louis of Toulouse, "one of the greatest Saints of the First Order of S. Francis." (cfm)
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