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Book Number: 17917
Early Hawaiian Mission Imprint, Oahu, 1832: "Catechism of the Ancient History of God, to be Taught to Children." With Presentation by the Translator. HE UI no ka Mooolelo Kahiko a ke Akua. he mea eao aku ai i na Kamalii. Oahu: Na Na Misionari I Pai. 1832. 9.6 x 13.7 x 0.35cm. $675.00 "The text, taken by Samuel Ruggles (Dibble) from the book of Genesis, contains 12 numbered sections of questions and answers. It ... View more info
Book Number: 13715
AMERICAN SUNDAY SCHOOL UNION. The Third Report of the American Sunday School Union: Read at Their Annual Meeting, Held in the City of Philadelphia, on Tuesday Afternoon,, May 22, 1827. [Woodcut] Philadelphia, Printed for the American Sunday-School Union, by I. Ashmead. 1827. Octavo. Pamphlet in printed paper wrapper, but wrapper very worn and tattered and lacking some of wrapper text, wrapper stained & soiled; foxing, dog-ears. xxviii, 1-120pp. American Imprints #2... View more info
Book Number: 15517
AMERICAN SUNDAY SCHOOL UNION. The Youth's Friend; and Scholar's Magazine. Published Monthly. No. 60. June, 1826. (No. 6, Vol. 3). Price Twenty-five Cents a Year, When paid in advance and called for at the Depository. Philadelphia. 9.8 x 15.2cm. Bound in very soiled printed yellow wrapper, side-stitched, worn at edges, holes along spine from previous stitching, light to moderate foxing. Wrapper printed within nice elaborate woodcut border; two other woodcut illust... View more info
Book Number: 13680
AMERICAN SUNDY SCHOOL UNION. The First Report of the American Sunday-School Union: Read at their Annual Meeting, held in the City of Philadelphia, on Tuesday Evening, May 24, 1825. Philadelphia: Prited for the American Sunday-School Union, By I. Ashmead & Co. 1825. Octavo. Pamphlet with untrimmed and uncut pages, light foxing. 24pp. American Imprints #19417. View more info
Book Number: 15631
ANONYMOUS. The Snow-Drop. [woodcut of open flower] Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, Depository, 148 Chesnut Street. 1827. Stereotyped by L. Johnson. [at head of wrapper title:] No. 94. II. Series. 6.4 x 9.8cm. A small booklet in printed wrapper, wrapper soiled, light to moderate foxing, 2 small damp stains in outer margins, bottom right corner of woodcut border rubbed away from rear wrapper. Wrappers, front and back, printed in nice but simple woodcut b... View more info
Book Number: 15532
ANONYMOUS. Bible Stories and Pictures, from the Old and New Testaments. New Haven. Published by S. Babcock. [no date, 1840?] 2? x 3? inches. Little booklet/pamphlet in printed blue paper wrapper, rubbed at spine ends and back cover, light to medium foxing, 1 dogear on wrapper. Woodcut on front wrapper, 8 other woodcuts in text, front and back wrapper printed within woodcut border. Pagination: 16pp +wrapper. Ad on rear or wrapper reads: "Books for Children. S. Bab... View more info
Publisher: Leonard C. Bowles: 1831
Book Number: 17618
Condition: with brown marbled paper over boards and gilt lettering on spine, leather split along front hinge but hinge still fairly tight, wearing through leather at top of spine, light foxing--heavier on endpapers and flyleaves.
The Christian's Manual: Designed for Families and Sunday Schools. Vol. II. New Series. Boston: Leonard C. Bowles, 124 Washington Street. 1831. 12mo, 11.5 x 18.3cm. Bound leather spine and corners with brown marbled paper over boards and gilt lettering on spine, leather split along front hinge but hinge still fairly tight, wearing through leather at top of spine, light foxing--heavier on endpapers and flyleaves. Pagination: (1) title, (1) blank, [iii]-iv conte... View more info
By: CARPENTER, LANT.
Publisher: Oberlin Tracts. No 13.: 1849
Edition: Third Edition
Book Number: 17315
Condition: 2cm square torn from top left of title page (an owner's name), oval library stamp on trop right hand corner of title, pages tanning and a little brittle, slightly chipped at edges.
CARPENTER, LANT. Practical Remarks on Matthew V. 27,28. Addressed to Young Men. By the Late Lant Carpenter, L.L.D. The Third Edition: with Extracts, &c. Warrington: Printed at the Oberlin Press. Sold by G. Richmond, 53 Skinner St., Snow Hill, London. and H. Wallwork, 22 Kennedy St., Manchester. Price ?d. each or 3s. 6d. per 100. 1849. Oberlin Tracts. No 13. 11.5 x 19.2cm. Pamphlet, side-stitched with modern linen thread, 2cm square torn from top left of ... View more info
Book Number: 15462
DE LANCEY, WILLIAM H. A Charge to the Clergy of the Diocese of Western New-York, Delivered August 15, 1849, at the opening of the Convention in Trinity Church, Geneva, on Religious Training, Being the Second Charge. By William H. De Lancey, D.D. LL.D., Bishop of the Diocese. Geneva, W.N.Y.: I. & S. H. Parker, Printers, 1849. Octavo. Pamphlet in printed yellow paper wrap, wrapper soiled, small light foxing spots throughout, scattered darker foxing spots, dog-ears; stam... View more info
Book Number: 11377
Condition: with black lettering on spine and front cover, cloth soiled and rubbed, starting to fray at spine ends, two bookplates, some foxing.
ELEVENTH INT'L SUNDAY-SCHOOL CONVENTION. The Development of the Sunday-School 1780-1905. The Official Report of the Eleventh International Sunday-School Convention Toronto, Canada, June 23-27, 1905. Boston, Int;l S.S. Assoc., 1905. Octavo. Bound tan cloth with black lettering on spine and front cover, cloth soiled and rubbed, starting to fray at spine ends, two bookplates, some foxing. Pagination: xx, 712pp, many ills., charts, statistics, index. View more info
Publisher: J. S. Hughes: 1820
Edition: First Edition
Book Number: 17667
FOSTER, JOHN. An Essay on the Evils of Popular Ignorance. By John Foster. London: Printed by J.S. Hughes, 66, Paternoster Row; for B.J. Holdsworth, 18, (South Side,) St. Paul's Church-Yard; and sold by William Oliphant, and Adam Black, Edinburgh; and Chalmers and Collins, Glasgow. 1820. Octavo, 15 x 23.1cm. Bound original textured brown cloth spine with gilt lettering and plain gray paper over boards, chipped & worn through cloth at spine ends--consolidated with fle... View more info
By: HOUSTON, THOMAS.
Book Number: 17446
Condition: spine ends cloth worn away, 1 x 1cm piece of cloth lacking from top of spine, worn through cloth at corners, corners bumped, light yellow endpapers, medium foxing throughout. Oval cut-out bookstore label on bottom of front paste-down endpaper: "Presbyterian Depository New Orleans."
HOUSTON, THOMAS. The Divine Commendation of Abraham or Parental Duties and the Blessings Resulting from their Faithful Performance. By the Rev. Thomas Houston Pastor of the Reformed Presbyterian Church, Knockbracken. Revised by the Committee of Publication. Philadelphia: Presbyterian Board of Publication, (Stereotyped by S. Douglas Wyeth, No. 7 Pear St. Philadelphia.) (no date, preface 1844), 16mo, 10.5 x 15.5cm. Bound full faded light purple/brown embossed cloth wit... View more info
Book Number: 15612
KURTZ, BENJAMIN. Prayer in all its Forms, Secret, Ejaculatory, Social, in Public and in the Family; and the Training of Children. The Former Arranged in Catechetical Order, and the Latter Based on Prov. xxii,6--Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old he will not depart from it. By Benjamin Kurtz, [3 lines] Baltimore: Published by T. Newton Kurtz, No. 151 Pratt Street, (Adjoining Balt. and O. R.R. Depot.) 1852. 9.7 x 14.9cm. Bound publisher's brow... View more info
Book Number: 17276
LAWSON, JOHN PARKER. Lives of Adam Wallace, and Walter Mill, Martyrs. [within circular medallion:] Revised by the Committee of Publication AM.S.S.U. American Sunday School Union. Philadelphia: No. 146 Chesnut Street. n.d. (circa 1830's, 1st published by ASSU 1829). 9.5 x 14.6cm. Bound publisher's cloth spine with printed green paper title label, grey/red/yellow/green/cream marbled paper over boards, spine ends fraying, cloth starting to split several places along h... View more info
By: M'DOWELL, JOHN.
Publisher: American Sunday School Union: 1826
Inscription: Early owner's name written on rear free endpaper,
Book Number: 16614
Condition: recently rebacked with heavy brown acid-free paper over cloth hinge piece, rubbed & scuffed, boards soiled, worn through paper along edges, top of front free endpaper cut out, medium to heavy foxing, water stain on lower outside corner of most pages.
M'DOWELL, JOHN. Questions on the Bible, for the Use of Schools. By John M'Dowell, D.D. Pastor of the Presbyterian Church, Elizabethtown, N.J. Revised by the Committee of Publication. Philadelphia: American Sunday School Union, Depository, 13 North Fourth Street. Stereotyped by L. Johnson. 1826. 9.1 x 14.3cm. Bound plain leather spine with plain green paper over boards, recently rebacked with heavy brown acid-free paper over cloth hinge piece, rubbed & scuf... View more info
Publisher: Devotional Work by John Ross MacDuff, Church of Scotland Minister & Hymn writer, Philadelphia, 1867: 1867
Book Number: 17800
Condition: Bound publisher's blind-stamped brown cloth with dulled gilt title on front cover, fraying at spine ends and corners consolidated with flexible book adhesive, covers soiled & stained, red page edges, light tan endpapers, light damp stain on last 5 leaves & flyleaf, light foxing of contents--otherwise clean.
MACDUFF, JOHN ROSS. The Mind of Jesus. By the Author of "Morning and Night Watches," "Faithful Promiser," Words of Jesus," etc. Philadelphia, Protestant Episcopal Book Society, 1224 Chestnut Street. 1867. 24mo, 8.7 x 13.2cm. $35.00 John Ross MacDuff (1818-1895) a graduate of the University of Edinburgh, he entered the clergy of the Church of Scotland in 1842 serving as parish minister of Kettins, Forfarshire, in 1849 of St. Madoes, Perthshire, and in 1855 Sandyf... View more info
By: RANYARD, ELLEN.
Publisher: Ellen Ranyard of the Ranyard Mission, London, 1869. The 70 illustrations include 18 full page plates and 52 printed in the text: 1869
Book Number: 17797
Condition: Bound purple cloth faded to almost tan on spine and front cover, dulled gilt lettering on spine, brighter gilt lettering & simple decoration on front cover, sun-fade line on front cover, fraying & chipped spine ends & corners consolidated with flexible book adhesive, dark brown endpapers with 19th century library bookplate and their "Withdrawn" stamp over it, pages tanning but clean.
RANYARD, ELLEN. Fresh Leaves in the Old Testament Part [& New Testament] of the Book and its Story. By L.N.R. With Seventy Illustrations. London: William Macintosh, 24, Paternoster Row; and all other Booksellers. 1869. 13.2 x 20cm. $45.00 Ellen Ranyard (1809-1879) was the daughter of a non-conformist cement maker, as a child becoming involved in visiting poor families. She established the Bible and Domestic Female Mission (known as the Ranyard Mission from 19... View more info
Book Number: 15651
STUART, MOSES. An Examination of the Strictures upon the American Education Society, in a Late Number of the Biblical Repertory; Originally Published in that Work. By Moses Stuart. [Andover, Mass.] Printed by Flagg and Gould. 1829. Octavo. Disbound pamphlet, side-stitched, light foxing. Collation: 1-64. Pagination: (1) title, (1) blank, -32 to the editors, -48pp postscript. Amer. Imprints 40569. Moses Stuart (1780-1852) American Hebraist & Biblical scholar,... View more info
Publisher: 6 woodcuts including frontispiece. Wrapper title printed within simple woodcut border.: 1852
Book Number: 14899
Condition: rubbed at edges, top and bottom 1 inch of spine paper chipped away, small dog-ears, light to moderate foxing.
SUNDAY-SCHOOL UNION OF THE METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH. The Bible "The Book of the Lord:" or, The Divine Authority of the Sacred Scriptures. Revised by D. P. Kidder. New-York: Published by Lane & Scott, for the Sunday-School Union of the Methodist Episcopal Church. 200 Mulberry-street. Joseph Longking, Printer. 1852. 3½ x 5½ inches. Small pamphlet in printed yellow paper wrapper, wrapper title printed within simple woodcut border, rubbed at edges, top and ... View more info
By: TYNG, STEPHEN H.
Book Number: 15864
TYNG, STEPHEN H. Forty Years' Experience in Sunday-Schools. By Stephen H. Tyng, D.D., Rector of St. George's Church, New York. New York: Sheldon & Company, 1860 (c1860). 12mo. Bound publisher's brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine, fraying at spine ends and corners, light yellow endpapers, light to medium foxing and tanning of pages. Inscription on front free flyleaf in old pen: "R. Swenarton from her friend Mrs. Hunter." Pagination: (1) title, (1) copyright, [... View more info