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The Complete Duty of Man:  Or, a System of Doctrinal and Practical  Christianity, Designed for the Use of Families
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The Complete Duty of Man: Or, a System of Doctrinal and Practical Christianity, Designed for the Use of Families

By Venn, Rev. Henry

NY: American Tract Society. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and soiled, owner name on and top . corner removed from front free endpaper, foxing throughout.. 1838. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Halfbound black leather with patterned green boards. Gilt titles stamped on spine along with Christian Library, 33. 430 pp + [1] pp of publishers ad listing titles (including this volume) for 1844. A title by the English evangelical minister, originally published in 1763. .

$25.00

The Still Hour:  Or, Communion with God
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The Still Hour: Or, Communion with God

By Phelps, Austin

Boston: Gould and Lincoln. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, corners rounded, gift . inscription on front free endpaper, foxing to first and last several . leaves.. 1860. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown blindstamped cloth binding. An interesting 19th century discourse on how to achieve the perfect communion with God through prayer, a state which the author contends must be done in stillness and solitude, "..Only a Pharisee can pray at the corner of a street..Physical enjoyment is as much a drag upon the spirit of worship as physical pain". [4] pages of publisher's ads at rear. ; 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall; 136 pages .

$25.00

The Book of Common Prayer of the Church of England, its Making and  Revisions, 1549-1661:  Set Forth in Eighty Illustrations with Introduction  and Notes
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The Book of Common Prayer of the Church of England, its Making and Revisions, 1549-1661: Set Forth in Eighty Illustrations with Introduction and Notes

By Ratcliff, Edward C.

London: S. P. C. K.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, spine sunned, owner name on . front free endpaper.. 1949. Hardcover. Red cloth. 80 plates. ; 120 pages .

$15.00

Ridley, Latimer, Cranmer, and Other English Martyrs
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Ridley, Latimer, Cranmer, and Other English Martyrs

By Elizabeth, Charlotte

NY: John S. Taylor & Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, foxed, top . corner of rear free endpaper removed, boards worn at spine and corners.. 1844. Later Printing. Hardcover. Dark brown blindstamped cloth with title stamped in gilt on spine. ; Ex-Library; 300 pages .

$25.00

A Dictionary of the Most Important Names, Objects, and Terms, Found in the  Holy Scriptures:  Intended Principally for Sunday-School Teachers and  Bible Classes
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A Dictionary of the Most Important Names, Objects, and Terms, Found in the Holy Scriptures: Intended Principally for Sunday-School Teachers and Bible Classes

By Malcom, Howard

Boston: Gould, Kendall & Lincoln. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, owner name on front free . endpaper, light foxing, insect damage at center of front gutter.. 1837. Later Printing. Hardcover. Black leather spine stamped in gilt with patterned navy cloth over boards. Frontispiece and other engravings in text. [3] pp of publisher's ads at rear. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 309 pages .

$50.00

The Saints\' Everlasting Rest
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The Saints' Everlasting Rest

By Baxter, Rev. Richard

Boston: Perkins & Marvin. Good with no dust jacket; Boards soiled and worn, front and rear endpapers . removed, penciled poem on front pastedown endpaper, musty, foxed, five . pages underlined in pencil.. 1833. Hardcover. Abridged by Benjamin Fawcett with an introductory essay by Thomas Erskine. Blue patterned cloth with printed paper spine label. Owner name on title page (Chr. B. Hansen). ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 388 pages .

$20.00

The Age-Temptation of American Christians:  And Christ\'s Own Method of  Gaining the Victory and the Kingdom
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The Age-Temptation of American Christians: And Christ's Own Method of Gaining the Victory and the Kingdom

By Anonymous

NY: Anson D. F. Randolph. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed, owner names on front . flyleaf.. 1880. First Edition. Hardcover. Brown beveled cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. Introductory note by William S. Tyler. Floral patterned endpapers. viii, 166 pp. .

$25.00

The Infant\'s Progress:  From the Valley of Destruction to Everlasting Glory
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The Infant's Progress: From the Valley of Destruction to Everlasting Glory

By Sherwood, Mrs. [Mary Martha]

Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards worn, front and rear free endpapers . removed, foxed, waterstained.. [1838]. Hardcover. Brown cloth spine with printed paper label (Cheap Edition) with marbled boards. Frontispiece wood engraving of shepherd protecting flock of sleeping children from a wolf. ; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 197 pages .

$25.00

Pleasing God:  Or, a Guide to the Conscientious
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Pleasing God: Or, a Guide to the Conscientious

By Philip, Robert

NY: Wiley & Long. Fair with no dust jacket; Boards and text waterstained, spine sunned, . foxing, usual library stamps and markings.. 1835. Hardcover. Blue blindstamped cloth with gilt-stamped titles on front boards and spine. Owner bookplate (Daniel Sharp) and signature on front endpapers. ; Ex-Library; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 201 pages .

$25.00

Steps of Belief:  Or, Rational Christianity Maintained Against Atheism,  Free Religions, and Romanism
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Steps of Belief: Or, Rational Christianity Maintained Against Atheism, Free Religions, and Romanism

By Clarke, James Freeman

Boston: American Unitarian Association. Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, corners rounded, usual library . stamps and markings.. 1970. Third Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. ; Ex-Library; 311 pages .

$20.00

Christian Lessons and a Christian Life: Sermons
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Christian Lessons and a Christian Life: Sermons

By Smith, Samuel Abbot

Boston: Nichols and Noyes. Good with no dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, boards rubbed.. 1866. Hardcover. Sermons by the Unitarian minister and a memoir of his life by Edward J. Young. Brown beveled cloth with titles stamped in gilt on spine. lxi, 289 pp. ; Ex-Library .

$25.00

The Letters of Martin Luther
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The Letters of Martin Luther

By Currie, Margaret A. (editor) ; Luther, Martin

London: Macmillan and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed, spine faded.. 1908. Hardcover. xxxv, 482 pp. Brick red cloth binding. Letters selected and translated by Currie. .

$25.00

Last Thoughts, on Important Subjects, in Three Parts:  I. Man’s Liability  to Sin, II. Supplemental Illustrations, III. Man’s Capacity to Obey
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Last Thoughts, on Important Subjects, in Three Parts: I. Man’s Liability to Sin, II. Supplemental Illustrations, III. Man’s Capacity to Obey

By Worcester, Noah

Cambridge, [MA]: Brown, Shattuck, and Co.. Very Good with no dust jacket; Minor wear to boards, spine sunned, corners . rounded, foxing throughout, penciled owner name on ffep (Louisa Mason).. 1833. First Edition. Hardcover. Patterned dark green cloth with brown gilt-stamped spine label. vi, 323 pp. Measures 6.5 x 4.5 inches. Checklist of American Imprints, 22733. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$75.00

A History of the Corruptions of Christianity
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A History of the Corruptions of Christianity

By Priestley, Joseph

Keene, NH: J. and J. W. Printing. Good with no dust jacket; Boards moderately worn, foxing throughout, musty.. 1838. Later Edition. Hardcover. Title page notes In some parts abridged, with appendices, by A. A. L. Includes preface by the editor, a 1782 dedication to Rev. Theophilus Lindsey by Priestley, appendices, and an authors preface. Quarterbound brown leather with gilt-stamped spine and dark blue patterned cloth boards. American reprint of this influential theological work, first published by the English polymath in 1782. Priestleys scientific achievements included the discovery of oxygen and soda water, and as a Dissenting minister, he also wrote widely about his liberal political, social, and religious views. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 312 pages .

$100.00

The Life of the Rev. John Brown, of Haddington, Scotland
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The Life of the Rev. John Brown, of Haddington, Scotland

NY: John B. Haven, American Tract House. Good with no dust jacket; Library markings on spine, front pastedown, and . title page, foxed, boards worn.. 1830. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Green cloth with gilt-stamped brown leather label on spine. Speckled edges. Measures 5.75 x 3.75 inches. A biography of the 18th century Scottish minister, theologian, and author. WorldCat only locates three copies of this title. ; Christian Biography; Ex-Library; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 144 pages .

$40.00

Proverbs
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Proverbs

By Downey, Rev. William Scott

Boston: J. M. Hewes and Co.. Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn, ¼ inch perished at head of spine, . library markings on spine, front and rear endpapers, and recto and verso . of title page.. 1853. Fourth Edition. Hardcover. Dark brown leather with elaborate ruled borders and cupid design stamped in gilt on front and rear boards and spine. All edges gilt. 12-pp list of subscribers to this edition at rear. A decorative edition of Rev. Downeys delightful and oft-quoted proverbs which was from the library of Rev. Daniel Sharp (1783-1853) , the longtime pastor of Bostons Charles Street Baptist Church and one of the founders of the Newton Theological Institution. His bookplate is on the front pastedown, with handwritten notation that the book is part of the Sharp Collection. A. C. Sharp penciled signature on front free endpaper. Rev. Sharp is listed on the first page of the subscribers list. ; Ex-Library; 104 pages .

$50.00

The Problem of Human Destiny As Conditioned by Free Will
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The Problem of Human Destiny As Conditioned by Free Will

By Abbott, Lyman; Waterhouse, Eric; Tousey, William G.

Boston and Chicago: The Murray Press. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards sunned and rubbed.. [1910]. Hardcover. Quarterbound brown cloth with brown felted paper-covered boards with printed paper spine label on front boards. Contains essays by Reverend and Professor authors about human destiny: Why I am not a Universalist by Lyman Abbott, An Open Letter to Dr. Lyman Abbott by William G. Tousey, Rejoinders, Can God be Baffled? By Eric Waterhouse and Reply by William G. Tousey. "With the Compliments of the Under Dog" written on front free endpaper. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 72 pages .

$30.00

Exercises for Private Devotion
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Exercises for Private Devotion

By [Johnson, Elizabeth]

Boston: Samuel G. Simpkins. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards worn and stained, faint penciled . owner name on front free endpaper, endpapers and surrounding several . leaves toned, two contemporary newspaper clippings laid in.. 1937. First Edition. Hardcover. Original brown floral-patterned stamped cloth with titles stamped in gilt on front boards. Measures 6 x 4 inches. viii, [1], 14-130 pp. Checklist of American Imprints 44994. WorldCat only locates three copies of the first and second editions of this title and there is one additional copy held by the American Antiquarian Society. No other copies of the first edition listed for sale in the trade at present. ; 16mo 6" - 7" tall .

$100.00

The Divine Tragedy
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The Divine Tragedy

By Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Boston: James R. Osgood and Company. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards lightly rubbed.. 1872. Early Printing. Hardcover. Beveled green cloth with gilt stamped front boards and spine. iv, 150 pp. Inscribed on the front free endpaper: Mr. And Mrs. George F. Winch, With the best wishes of their friendWilliam Orne White, Keene, N. H. November 6, 1873 William Orne White was a Unitarian pastor and father of prolific author Eliza Orne White, and was a student of Longfellows when he studied at Harvard. .

$100.00

Natural Law in the Spiritual World
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Natural Law in the Spiritual World

By Drummond, Henry

NY: John B. Alden. Very Good with no dust jacket; Boards rubbed.. 1887. Hardcover. Decorative terra cotta cloth binding. Bookplate and signature of clergyman Edwin Noah Hardy on front endpapers. ; 285 pages .

$20.00

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