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Farmer Seeks Jeffersonian Democracy.

By: ANDERSON

Price: $12.00

Book Number: 6282


ANDERSON, BRUCE. The Farmer Seeks Jeffersonian Democracy. Baltimore, King Brothers, Inc., Printers (c1943) vii, 279pp, bibliography, index. Bound faded blue cloth with gilt title on spine and front cover, covers lightly soiled, contents clean. "This is a series of eleven studies dealing with the status of democracy in the United States. The first eight are a history of the movement from early times; how our founding Fathers through the Declaration of Independence, the... View more info

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The Old Fashion Farmer's Motives for Leaving the Church of England, and Embracing the Roman Catholic Faith, and His Reasons for Adhering to the Same: Together with an explanation of some particular points, misrepresented by those of a different persuasion. With an Appendix, By way of antidote against all upstart new Faiths: Concluded with asking thirty plain Questions.

By: ANONYMOUS.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Scarce Georgetown, D.C. Imprint by Joseph Milligan, 1825, Catholic Conversion: 1825

Edition: First American Edition

Book Number: 17798


ANONYMOUS. The Old Fashion Farmer's Motives for Leaving the Church of England, and Embracing the Roman Catholic Faith, and His Reasons for Adhering to the Same: Together with an explanation of some particular points, misrepresented by those of a different persuasion. With an Appendix, By way of antidote against all upstart new Faiths: Concluded with asking thirty plain Questions. First American Edition. Georgetown: Published by Joseph Milligan, Agent for a Company of... View more info

Gospel the Only Security for Eminent and Abiding National Prosperi

By: BEECHER, LYMAN.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: 1829

Book Number: 15217


BEECHER, LYMAN. The Gospel the Only Security for Eminent and Abiding National Prosperity. In: The American National Preacher. Vol. 3, No. 10, March, 1829. Edited by Rev. Austin Dickinson. New-York: Stereotyped by A. Chandler, and Printed by J. & J. Harper. 1829. Octavo. Printed at top of title wrapper: Dr. Beecher's three Sermons on National Prosperity. Pamphlet in printed paper wrapper, untrimmed, light foxing, light damp stain on top of last few pages. Paginat... View more info

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An Essay on the Nature and Glory of the Gospel ofJesus Christ

By: BELLAMY, JOSEPH

Price: $550.00

Publisher: Joseph Bellamy's An Essay on the Nature and Glory of theGospel of Jesus Christ, Boston, 1762, First Edition: 1762

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Early signature on front free endpaper: "Daniel E

Book Number: 17739


BELLAMY, JOSEPH. An Essay on the Nature and Glory of the Gospel of Jesus Christ: As also on The Nature and Consequences of Spiritual Blindness: and The Nature and Effects of Divine Illumination. Designed as a Supplement to the Author's Letters and Dialogues on the Nature of Love to God, Faith in Christ, and Assurance of a Title to Eternal Life. By Joseph Bellamy, A.M. Minister of the Gospel in Behlem, in New-England. "We all with open Face, beholding as in a Glass "t... View more info

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An Outline of the History of the Church in the State of Kentucky, During a Period of Forty Years: Containing the Memoirs of Rev. David Rice, and Sketches of the Origin and Present State of Particular Churches, and of the Lives and Labours of a Number of Men who were Eminent and Useful in Their Day.

By: BISHOP, ROBERT H., comp.

Price: $225.00

Publisher: 1824

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Name written in old pen at top of front free endp

Book Number: 17927


History of the Church in Kentucky & especially "the Father of Presbyterianism in Kentucky," David Rice, Lexington, 1824. Nice Tree-calf, BISHOP, ROBERT H., comp. An Outline of the History of the Church in the State of Kentucky, During a Period of Forty Years: Containing the Memoirs of Rev. David Rice, and Sketches of the Origin and Present State of Particular Churches, and of the Lives and Labours of a Number of Men who were... View more info

Lewis Littlepage.

By: BOAND

Price: $12.00

Book Number: 16756


BOAND, NELL HOLLADAY. Lewis Littlepage. By Nell Hollady Boand. 1970 Whittet & Shepperson, Richmond, Virginia (c1970). Octavo. Bound maroon cloth, lightly sunned top edges, library stamp on title and endpapers, bookplate of M.S. Carothers on front paste-down endpapers, otherwise tight & clean. Pagination: x, 290pp. "Lewis Littlepage, a seventeen-year old... left Virginia for Spain to join the Jay Commission there while the heaviest fighting of the Revolution was goin... View more info

The American Union: A Discourse Delivered on Thursday, December 12, 1850, the Day of the Annual Thanksgiving in Pennsylvania, and Repeated on Thursday, December 19, in the Tenth Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia.

By: BOARDMAN, HENRY A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: 1851

Book Number: 14344


BOARDMAN, HENRY A. The American Union: A Discourse Delivered on Thursday, December 12, 1850, the Day of the Annual Thanksgiving in Pennsylvania, and Repeated on Thursday, December 19, in the Tenth Presbyterian Church, Philadelphia. By Henry A. Boardman,D.D. Sixth Edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo and Co., Successors to Grigg, Elliot & Co., 1851, octavo. Disbound pamphlet, light foxing, small (? inch & less) water stain on bottom of title and next 10 l... View more info

Revolutionary Incidents: and Sketches of Character, Chiefly in the "Ol

By: CARUTHERS, E. W.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: 1854

Book Number: 16794


CARUTHERS, E. W. Revolutionary Incidents: and Sketches of Character, Chiefly in the "Old North State." By the Rev. E. W. Caruthers, D.D. Philadelphia: Hayes & Zell, 193 Market Street. 1854. (Philadelphia, King & Baird, Printers.) 12mo. Bound publisher's original embossed maroon cloth with faded gilt lettering on spine, gilt eagle & shield on front cover, bottom half of original spine lacking but sometime partially rebacked with a piece of maroon cloth... View more info

Elements of Agricultural Chemistry, in A Course of Lectures for the

By: DAVY

Price: $100.00

Book Number: 9615


DAVY, HUMPHRY, Sir. Elements of Agricultural Chemistry, in A Course of Lectures for the Board of Agriculture. By Sir Humphry Davy... To which is added, A Treatise on Soils and Manures, as Founded on Actual Experience, and as Combined with the Leading Principles of Agriculture: in which the Theory and Doctrines of Sir Humphry Davy, and other Agricultural Chemists, are Rendered Familiar to the Experienced Farmer. By a Practical Agriculturist. Philadelphia, B. Warner, ... View more info

Lewisburg Landmarks. Drawings by Naomi S. Hosterman.

By: DAYTON

Price: $20.00

Inscription: Ruth Wood Dayton

Book Number: 7980


DAYTON, RUTH WOODS. Lewisburg Landmarks. Drawings by Naomi S. Hosterman. Charleston, WV, Education Foundation, Inc., 1957. 20 x 26.5cm.Bound light red or rose colored cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover, endpapers slightly tanning, contents clean, dj in mylar sleeve and is soiled some, a few small tear in dj. 62pp, illustration on every page, ow good+ condition. The book devotes one page to each historical house or building in Lewisburg, WV,... View more info

Marion County in the Making. By the J. O. Watson Class of the Fairmon

By: FAIRMONT HIGH SCHOOL. CLASS OF 1916.

Price: $50.00

Book Number: 7969


FAIRMONT HIGH SCHOOL. CLASS OF 1916. Marion County in the Making. (James O. Watson, c1917; Baltimore, Md., Press of Meyer & Thalheimer) octavo. "By the J. O. Watson Class of the Fairmont High School, West Virginia. Under the supervision and direction of Dora Lee Newman, Head of the Department of History in the High School." 362pp, many ills., bound green cloth spine and corners with light green paper over boards, paper rubbed & chipped at edges, soiled some. View more info

Lectures on Female Education. Comprising the First and Second Series

By: GARNETT, JAMES M.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: 1825

Edition: 4th edition

Inscription: Early ownership signature of a "Mary Willa Banger"

Book Number: 16069


GARNETT, JAMES M. Lectures on Female Education. Comprising the First and Second Series of a Course Delivered to Mrs. Garnett's Pupils, at Elm-wood, Essex County, Virginia. By James M. Garnett. To Which is Annexed, The Gossip's Manual. Fourth Edition. Richmond: Printed and Published by Thomas W. White, Sole Proprietor of the Copy-right. 1825. Thick 12mo in 6's. Bound full calf with red leather title label, spine ends chipped away, rubbed at edges of hinges, worn th... View more info

Lights and Shadows of Mormonism.

By: GIBBS, JOSIAH FRANCIS.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: 1909

Book Number: 15623


GIBBS, JOSIAH FRANCIS. Lights and Shadows of Mormonism. J. F. Gibbs. (Copyrighted by Salt Lake Tribune Publishing Co., 1909.) Octavo. Bound green cloth with gilt title on spine, title in blind on front cover, rubbed and just starting to fray at spine ends and corners, spine faded, contents with just very slight tanning of pages, otherwise good condition. Pagination: (1) dedication, (1) frontispiece, (1) title, (1) copyright, 5-9 contents, (1) blank, 11... View more info

Religious Creeds and Statistics of Every Christian Denomination in

By: HAYWARD

Price: $185.00

Publisher: 1836

Book Number: 17493


HAYWARD, JOHN. The Religious Creeds and Statistics of Every Christian Denomination in the United States and British Provinces. With Some Account of the Religious Sentiments of the Jews, American Indians, Deists, Mahometans, &c. Alphabetically Arranged. By John Hayward. Boston: Published by John Hayward. For Sale by the principal Booksellers generally in the several States. Press of Jonathan Howe, No. 39, Merchants Row, 1836. 12mo, 12 x 18.8cm. Bound publisher's br... View more info

Typed, signed letter on the letterhead of The Board of Education of

By: HODGE

Price: $30.00

Book Number: 16683


HODGE, EDWARD B. Typed, signed letter on the letterhead of The Board of Education of the Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Dated Philadelphia, Mar. 15, 1899. 20.5 x 26.7cm. Letter addressed to Mr. J.L.M. Curry, Room 3, Kellogg Bldg., Washington, D.C. Signed: "Edward B. Hodge" Corres. Secty. "As you ask particularly as to the location of schools for the colored race in the south, I would refer you for detailed information to the Rev. E.P. Cowan, D.D., #516 Market Str... View more info

Politics in Fayette County.

By: HOLIDAY

Price: $30.00

Book Number: 7982


HOLIDAY, ROBERT KELVIN. Politics in Fayette County. Montgomery (WV) The Montgomery Herald, Inc., 1956, (8) 53pp, 2 portrait in text, endpaper lightly foxing, bound original blue cloth, good+ cond. Title signed by author. View more info

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An Inquiry into the Nature of True Holiness.

By: HOPKINS, SAMUEL

Price: $375.00

Publisher: 1791

Book Number: 17913


Samuel Hopkins' An Inquiry into the Nature of True Holiness, 2nd Edition, NY, 1791 A work that explained his influential doctrine of disinterested benevolence. HOPKINS, SAMUEL. An Inquiry into the Nature of True Holiness. By Samuel Hopkins, D.D. Pastor of the first Congregational Church in Newport. Newport--Printed. New-York:--Re-printed For M. Smith and C. Davis, by William Duell, No. 19, Queen-Street. MDCCXCI. [1791]. Du... View more info

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Ten Years in Oregon.

By: LEE, DANIEL, & JOSEPH H. FROST.

Price: $525.00

Publisher: 1844

Edition: 1st Edition

Book Number: 17929


Ten Years of Methodist Missions in Oregon 1834-44, New York, 1844, With Folding Map, 1st Edition LEE, DANIEL, & JOSEPH H. FROST. Ten Years in Oregon. By D. Lee and J.H. Frost, Late of the Oregon Mission of the Methodist Episcopal Church. [Engr. of "The Albatross."] New-York: Published for the Authors: 200 Mulberry-Street. J. Collord, Printer. 1844. 12mo. 11.7 x 18.3 x 2.7cm(binding), 11.1 x 17.7 x 2.1cm(book block). $525.... View more info

Report of the Committee of the Senate of Massachusetts; Comprising The

By: MASSACHUSETTS. GENERAL COURT

Price: $50.00

Book Number: 14758


MASSACHUSETTS. GENERAL COURT, SENATE. Report of the Committee of the Senate of Massachusetts; Comprising The President's Message of the 1st of June;--The Report of the Committee of Foreign Relations;--The Act Declaring War;--The Proclamation of the President, announcing that event;--and the Address of the Senate to the People of this Commonwealth. June 26th, 1812.--Ordered to be printed. Boston: Adams, Rhoades, & Co. Printers. 1812. Octavo. Pamphlet, side stitched,... View more info

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The Christian Philosopher: A Collection of the Best Discoveries in Nature, with Religious Improvements.

By: MATHER, COTTON.

Price: $3,200.00

Publisher: 1721

Edition: First Edition

Book Number: 17901


First Edition of Cotton Mather's The Christian Philosopher, London, 1721 MATHER, COTTON. The Christian Philosopher: A Collection of the Best Discoveries in Nature, with Religious Improvements. By Cotton Mather D.D. And Fellow of the Royal Society. [printer's device] London; Printed for Eman. Matthews, at the Bible in Pater-Noster-Row. M.DCC.XXI. [1721] Octavo, 13 x 21.2 x 3cm. $3,200.00 Cotton Mather (166... View more info