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Two Weeks with the Greys : a Story of American Home Life. Little Dot Series

By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18885

Condition: Good+


Color lithograph and woodcuts; 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 64 pages; Small format HC in royal blue cloth with ornate floral designs and borders stamped in black. Color lithograph plate mounted to the ower corner of the front board. Titles in relied in a gilt field to cover and in black to spine. Endpages split at front and back. Cloth lightly rubbed at spine ends and corners. Color litho frontis is handsome and bright; in text illustrations are small woodcuts and lithogr... View more info

A Collection of Interesting Tracts, Explaining Several Important Points of Scripture Doctrine

By: Anon.

Price: $185.00

Publisher: New York, D. Hitt and T. Ware, for the Methodist Connexion in the United States: 1814

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20958

Condition: Very Good+


16mo 6" - 7" tall; 359 pages; Period binding of full speckled calf with red morocco title label to spine tooled with gilt titling. Remarkably well preserved copy; snugly bound and clean, retaining all original endpages. Just mild shelf rub to leather at tips and edges and some superficial small spots of rub to the board surfaces. Prior ownership of a Joseph Hamilton top edge of the title page; otherwise unmarked and neat. Expected light general toning to the pag... View more info

George Whitefield, A Biography

By: Belcher, Joseph (compiler)

Price: $49.50

Publisher: New York, The American Tract Society: 1857

Seller ID: 17192

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 514 pages; Handsome fresh and very neat in publisher's pebbled maroon cloth with decorative borders stamped in blind and title lettering boldly in gilt to spine. Very nicely preserved copy with snug binding, sharp clean externals and unmarked pages. Just trace fading to cloth color at spine and a hint of shelf rub to board edges, Engraved frontis of Whitefield, lacking a tissue guard, has slightly offest the image onto the facing title page. Tr... View more info

Bishop Charles Betts Galloway, A Prince of Preachers and a Christian Statesman

By: Candler, Warren A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn., Cokesbury Press: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16045

Condition: Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 307 pages; Square sound copy with prior library ownership. Shadow of catalog label base of spine and ownership sticker to front pastedown. Text clean and unmarked. Lettering at spine dull. A slight darker damp line diagonally across the front board has no impact on the contents or any pages. Two vertical mottled bands on the rear board indicate proximity to a wet surface, which also has no effect on the book's contents. Solid reading/reference ... View more info

The Glory of Our Methodist Heritage

By: Cliffe, Albert W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Albert W. Cliffe (Self-Published): 1957

Seller ID: 30142

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 223 pages; Snugly bound and generally neat in clean title lettered dust jacket. Light shelf/hadling wear to jacket; several short closed tears and small chips to jacket edges and corners. Two larger chips to top and bottom edges of rear jacket panel. Illustrated with historical photographs. Solid unmarked copy. VG/VG- View more info

John Wesley Among The Scientists

By: Collier, Frank W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Abingdon Press: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20383

Condition: Very Good


Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 351 pages; Bound in bright blue cloth boards with titles in gilt to front cover and spine. Square, sound and clean; no marks. Page stock with mild, expected toning. Gilt lettering at spine a little dulled; mild shelf rub to cloth at spine ends. Prior ownership inscription in pencil to front endpage. VG View more info

The Works of John Wesley Volume 9: The Methodist Societies - History, Nature, and Design

By: Davies, Rupert E. & John Wesley

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Nashville, Abingdon Press: 1989

Seller ID: 35989

ISBN: 0687462142

Condition: Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 624 pages; Tight, bright and fresh. An unread copy in crisp edged dust jacket. Jacket just slightly sunned at spine. Otherwise about as new. F/VG+ View more info

Homer Eaton: Born, Novenber 16, 1834, Died, February 9, 1913

By: Ezra Squire Tipple, Et. Al.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New York ; Cincinnati, Methodist Book Concern: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13226

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 105 pages; 1913 Methodist Book Concern. HC. Frontis portrait. Original ribbed black cloth, boldly lettered in gilt to cover; spine unlettered, as issued. Mild shelf soiling to covers. Text bright and clean. Two small Theolgical School ownership stamps at endpages and a penned bequest note in the gutter of the title page. VG View more info

Centenary Cameos

By: Fitzgerald, O. P

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn., Publishing House of the M. E. Church; Barbee & Smith, Agents: 1893

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 13140

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 177 pages; 1893 Publishing House of the M. E. Church; Barbee & Smith, Agents. Reprinting of a text first issued in 1885. Pebbled brown cloth with decorative bordering stamped in black and an "Epworth" titled medallion struck to cover in gilt. Title lettering to spine in gilt. Cloth lightly frayed at spine ends and a little rubbed at corners. Binding sound. Bookplate to front pastedown and light pencil ownership inscription to facing pag... View more info

Theological Discussion on Universalism and Endless Punishment; Between Rev. B. F. Foster and Rev. J. H. Lozier Held At Morrison's Opera Hall

By: Foster, B. F. and J. H. Lozier

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Indianapolis, B. F. Foster: 1867

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23197

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages; Snugly bound hardcover in original green cloth boards with title lettering brightly in metallic copper to spine. Just very mild shelf rub to cloth at extremities. A small spot of rub through to the cloth along the top edge of the rear board. Name stamp of prior owner to the first white endpage. Text bright and fresh on clean supple paper stock. Original coated endpapers clean. Solid and neat; scarce. VG+ View more info

English Methodism; A Bibliographical View

By: Gage, Laurie E

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Essex, UK, Gage Postal Books: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23202

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 16 pages; Slim paperback in title-lettered covers. Snug, solid and neat. Mild soiling at top of rear cover adhacent to the spine, front cover. Uncommon. VG View more info

Memoirs of the Late Rev. John Wesley, A. M. : [In 3 Volumes] With a Review of His Life and Writings, and a History of Methodism, from it's Commencement in 1729, to the Present Time

By: Hampson, John

Price: $325.00

Publisher: London, James Graham ; and sold by J. Johnson: 1791

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35676

Condition: Good


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 681 pages; Printed for the author by James Graham ; and sold by J. Johnson. 1st edition. 3 volumes, complete. 1st edition. Ix, 221; 216; 235, [1] pp. Scarce early collection of Wesley and history of Methodism. Uniformly bound in institutional green buckram but with no evidence of institutional ownership. Instead these volumes from the personal collection of Methodist historian Frederick E Maser with Maser's bookplate to the front pastedown o... View more info

The High-Churchman Disarmed: a Defense of Our Methodist Fathers

By: Harrison, William Pope

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn., Southern Methodist Publishing House: 1886

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14569

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 510 pages; HC in publisher's original green cloth with title lettering in gilt to spine. Binding sound and contents neat. Prior ownership stamp to patterned endpage of Rev Bob Anding of Millsaps College. New orleans booseller stamp to title page. An 1889 ownership inscription to the half-title page. Cloth a little rubbed at tips with boards peeking through. Mild fray and light rub to cloth at spine ends. Solid copy; about VG View more info

The Life of Henry Biddleman Bascom, D. D. , Ll. D.

By: Henkle, Rev. M. M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Nashville, Tenn., For the Author By E. Stevenson and F. A. Owen: 1856

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 14568

Condition: Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 408 pages; Original textured brown cloth with bordering and designs in blind to boards. Gilt title lettering to spine still bright. Cloth at spine sunned; chipping to cloth at spine ends. Front endpage removed; several prior ownership inscription to the pastedown and facing endpage. Moderate and occasionally heavy toning and spotting to page stock. Binding sound; contents unmarked. A sound decent copy of this, presumably the 2nd edition after a... View more info

Peerless Praise : a Collection of Hymns and Music for the Sabbath School With a Complete Department of Elementary Instruction in the Theory and Practice of Vocal Music

By: J H Kurzenknabe

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, M. E. Book Room/ John J. Hood: 1882

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13615

Condition: Good+


Oblong Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 192 pages; 1882 John J. Hood, Philadelphia. HC in small oblong 8vo format. Decoratively title lettered boards indicate the M. E. Book Room and J. H. Black of Harrisburg in a panel along the bottom edge. Scarce Methodist song book for use in Sunday Schools and musical instruction. Decorative paper boards with publisher issued red cloth backstrip. Rear board has some chipping and loss to the paper over board at the spine edge. Bind... View more info

Memories

By: Kelly, Charles H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Robert Culley: 1910

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 35407

Condition: Very Good-


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 368 pages; Soundly bound in original green cloth with decorative borders and paneling in blind ro cover and spine with titles brightly in gilt to cover and spine. Cloth crimped with light shelf rubbing at spine ends' light shelf tapping and rubbing to corners. Some light scattered foxing and spotting in the text. VG- View more info

The People Of Persia

By: Kitto, John & D. P. Kidder (Revisions)

Price: $39.50

Publisher: New York, Lane & Scott: 1850

Seller ID: 30421

Condition: Good+


Woodcuts in text and frontis; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 178 pages; Smaller format HC in 1/4 leather and marble patterned paper covered boards. Title lettering and doubled horizontal rules in gilt to spine. Soundly bound with clean unmarked text. Prior ownership of a Methodist Sunday School Library with bookplate to front pastedown and some juvenile pencil doodles and drawings to blank endpages. Trace remnant of a label to the base of the spine. Publisher ads at rear. S... View more info

The Works of John Wesley Volume 12; Doctrinal and Controversial Treatises I

By: Maddox, Randy L. (Ed. ) & John Wesley

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Nashville, Abingdon Press: 2012

Seller ID: 35990

ISBN: 1426744307

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 504 pages; Tightly bound and very neat in crisp edged dust jacket. Feel and appears unread. Superficial shelf bump top front corner. Handsome fresh copy. NF/NF View more info

Jubilaumsbuch Der St. Louis Deutschen Konferenz, Herausgegeben Nach Ihrer Anordnung Zur Feier Ihres Funfundzwanzigjahrigen Bestandes

By: Magaret, E. C. , Friedrich Munz and Geo. B. Addicks

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cincinnati, OH, Jennings And Graham: 1906

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24726

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 429 pages; [No date given] Circa 1906. Jennings and Graham. HC in original blue cloth with titles in gilt. 1st edition. Square and sound. Text in German. Profusely illustrated with photographic images of Methodist Episcopal churches in Iowa, Illinois, and Missouri as well as portraits of church leaders and ministers. Deaccessioned from PA German and Folklife special collections at Franklin and Marshall College library, PA. Call... View more info

Revival, Camp Meeting, Sabbath School, Social and Prayer Meeting Hymns

By: Manship, Rev. A[Ndrew]

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Methodist Episcopal Book Room: 1868

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 24373

Condition: Very Good+


32mo 4" - 5" tall; 96 pages; Small 32mo hardcover in original green cloth with geometric pebbling in blind and "HYMNS" in gilt to cover board. Spine unlettered, as issued. Title page and preface both dated 1868. In the preface manship alludes to his having produced in 1862 a virtually identical collection for distribution to the soldiers in the war. He mentions having a printing of 10,000 copies for the 1868 edition, the 1st thus for sale. A handsomely p... View more info