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WILSON, William
A Discourse of Religion: Shewing Its Truth and Reality; or, the Suitableness of Religion to Human Nature.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.:  London. Printed by J.H. for William Rogers, at the Sun against St. Dunstan's Church in Fleetstreet. 1694.,  12mo. 18.5cm, first edition, [vi],136p., in contemporary full calf, boards detached, rubbed and worn, (requires rebinding), foxed, internally good to very good, as is (ds1) A seventeenth century dialogue on religion by the rector of Morley, Derbyshire.
$150.00    Book Number: 6646         Order / Enquire




WISEMAN, Cardinal
Fabiola ou L'Eglise des Catacombes. Traduction Nouvelle par Mlle Nettement. Precededee d'une Introduction de M. Alfred Nettement. Vignettes d'apres les Dessins de Yan' Dargent.
Paris. Garnier Freres, Librairies-Editeurs. N.d. c.[1863].,  12mo. 17.5cm, xxvi,511p., engraved frontis, text illustrations, in half crushed green morocco, raised gilt ruled bands, full ornate gilt decoration in the panels, leather label, matched marbled boards, endpapers and edges, some slight edge wear else a fine copy in fine signed binding "Zaehnsdorf". (n14). A French translation of the original English edition of 1854 written by the eminent English cardinal, Nicholas Patrick Stephen Wiseman (1802- 1865). A historical romance about the early Christian church, the book had a very wide circulation and was translated into ten languages.
$140.00                          Book Number: 12587                         Order / Enquire



WORDSWORTH, Christian, edited by
The Tracts of Clement Maydeston with the Remains of Caxton's Ordinale. [Henry Bradshaw Society founded in the Year of Our Lord 1890 for the editing of Rare Liturgical Texts. Vol. VII].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  London. The Society. 1894.,  8vo, 22cm, xlviii,235,(1),3pp., appendices, index, some original text in Latin, black cloth, bevelled boards, gilt spine title & society crest on front, spine cap separating and re-glued, spine edges worn, white call numbers, good to very good (ds1). ~ Important English mediaeval religious studies. Includes two tracts, "Defensorium Directorii Sacerdotum (1495) and "Crede Michi" (1495) ascribed to Maydeston. . William Caxton's printing of "Ordinale Sarum" dates from 1477-78.
$100.00                          Book Number: 28300                         Order / Enquire



WYCLIFFE COLLEGE, Toronto.
The Jubilee Volume of Wycliffe College.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Toronto. Wycliffe College. 1927.,  thick8vo, 21cm, 301p., frontis, 37 plate illustrations, blue cloth with gilt crest, gilt titles, fine copy (onds). ~ Formed in Toronto in 1877, the Anglican seminary became affiliated with the University of Toronto in 1885.
$15.00                          Book Number: 29729                         Order / Enquire



YORKSHIRE.
Churches of Yorkshire. No. II. Methley.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Leeds. T.W. Green, Commercial Street. 1843.,  25cm, second edition, 20p., 3 lithographic plates, 8 text illustrations, original wraps bound in contemporary half olive green calf, marbled boards and endpapers, ex-library copy with blind stamps & label on lower spine edge of the upper cover, very good (B3). ~ The village church of St. Oswald, Methley, located about six miles from Leeds, dates from the 14th century. The two lithographic views and a church plan were lithographed by George Hawkins from the drawings of J.W. Hugall. Part of a monthly series on the ancient churches of Yorkshire.
$25.00                          Book Number: 25697                         Order / Enquire



[ACADIA}.
L' Acadie ses Missionnaires. Jesuites, Recollets - Capucins, Freres des Mis
Montreal. Editions du "Devoir". 1925.,  12mo, 18cm, 45p., black cloth backed printed paper over boards, internal library stamp, very good Guilbeault 1178.
$10.50                          Book Number: 19000                         Order / Enquire



[BAPTIST CHURCH]
The Baptist Year Book of the Maritime Provinces of Canada. 1898.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Halifax. Herald Printing House. 1898.,  21cm, 216p., 2 illustrations including frontis portrait, statistical charts, index, beige wraps with ads, spine taped with hand-written title, fine (mds). - Includes the minutes of the Fifty-third Annual Meeting of the Baptist Convention of the Maritime Provinces held in Amherst, Nova Scotia, with list of members, as well as reports on Home and Foreign Missions. With a list of ordained ministers.
$25.00                          Book Number: 25550                         Order / Enquire



[BELLOC, Hilaire]
Lambkin's Remains. By H.B., Author of "The Bad Child's Book of Beasts," etc.
Oxford. Published by The Proprietors of the J.C.R. at J. Vincent's.,  1900. 12mo. 16.5cm, first edition, xviii,137p., light smooth blue cloth with gilt pictorial decorations (a silhouette of Dreaming spires rises above Lambkin's Remain), on the upper cover, a few small light wear marks else a very good to fine copy Cahill 8. Antiquarian and Humorous Pieces by Hilaire Belloc
$87.50                          Book Number: 123                         Order / Enquire



[BREVIARY - Roman] .
Breviarium Romanum ex decreto SancosanctiConcilii Trident restitutum, Pii V. Pontificis Maximi iussu editum;Clementis VIII.primum; nunc denuo Urbani PP. VIII. Auctoritaterecognitum.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Antwerp. Ex Typographia Plantiniana. 1719.,  4to. 24.4x18.5cm, [25],628,ccxvii, [3],4,4pp., rubricated throughout, engravedvignette title page & 2 engraved plates, many initial letters printed inblack and red, a few elaborate tailpieces in red, with index of psalms,canticles & hymns, in contemporary full roan restored, raised bands,elaborated gilt decorations in the spine panels and on the boards,a.e.g., new endpapers, three tabs affixed, slight damp stain to the lowerfront margin towards the back a very good copy, we have not been able tolocate this exact edition but we assume the book is wanting the frontisand half title (ds1) A Latin breviary based on revisions made duringthe reigns of Popes Pius V, Clements VIII, and Urban VIII (1566 to 1644);a period of extensive Roman Catholic reformation and restoration. PiusV was noted for amending the Roman breviary, Clements VIII for therevision of the liturgical instructions and Urban VIII for amending thehymns. A complete Roman breviary with calendar, rubrics, Psalter,Proprium de Tempore, Proprium Sanctorum, and Commune Sanctorum. A veryattractive copy of an important 18th century Roman Catholic text. Textin Latin.
$450.00    Book Number: 25225         Order / Enquire




[BRIGSTICKE, F.H.J., Compiled and Edited by].
History of Trinity Church, Saint John, New Brunswick, 1791-1891.
Saint John. J.&A. McMillan. 1892.,  8vo. 202p., frontis & 18 plate illustrations, original purple cloth, gilt titles, near fine copy (N1)
$70.00                          Book Number: 10348                         Order / Enquire



[CLELAND, James]
Enumeration of the Inhabitants of Scotland, taken from the Government Abstracts of 1801, 1811, 1821; containing a particular account of Every Parish in Scotland, and many useful details respecting England, Wales and Ireland. - WITH: - CLELAND, James (Compiled) Statistical Tables relative to the City of Glasgow, with other matters therewith connected. Glasgow,
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Edinburgh & London. Published by James Lumsden & Son & Waugh & Innes. 1823.,  tall8vo, 24.5cm, first edition, 2 volumes in One, [viii],91 & 208p., including an appendix, with half title, original boards in quarter plain dark green cloth backed grey boards, slight damp stain on the bottom margin otherwise a fine copy (gar)
$150.00                          Book Number: 38327                         Order / Enquire



[CROIL, James]
A Historical and Statistical Report of the Presbyterian Church of Canada, in connection with the Church of Scotland, for the Year 1866.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.:  Montreal. Printed by John Lovell. 1868.,  20cm, 2nd edition, 172p., statistics, disbound, spine taped, very good. (cnds). ~ James Croil was appointed general agent of the Church of Scotland in Canada in 1866 and remained an official of the church until 1891. The book contains an alphabetical list of Church of ministers and licentiates from 1765 to 1867. Includes the Church Agent's Report for 1866 - an overview of all Canadian Presbyteries.
$60.00                          Book Number: 22033                         Order / Enquire



[DENHAM, T.D.]
The History of Germain Street Baptist Church, St. John, N.B. For Its First
St. John, N.B. The Saint John Globe Publishing Co. 1910.,  20cm, 120p., 18 plates, green cloth, very good to fine A centennial historywith a complete membership as of 1910.
$59.50                          Book Number: 19105                         Order / Enquire



[HARRIS, John]
A Review of Macaulay's Teaching on the Relationship of Theology, to the Science of Government. By Kuklos. [John Harris].
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.:  Montreal. John Lovell. 1874.,  8vo. 126p. Original purple cloth, gilt titles, near fine copy (s12.2) An historical study of the relationship of theology and government, which includes a discussion of Macaulay's Review of Gladstone on Church and State
$52.50    Book Number: 7326         Order / Enquire




[HARRIS, Reginald V.]
The History of Saint Andrew's Lodge, No. 1, G.R.N.S., A.F. & A.M., 1750 - 1920. By a Past Master of the Lodge.
Halifax. Monotyped by Wm. MacNab & Son. 1920.,  23.5cm, 215p. many plates and illustrations, folding chart, in full black crushed morocco, gilt ruled on the spine without titles, gilt titles on the upper cover, marbled endpapers, a.e.g., a fine copy
$105.00                          Book Number: 13667                         Order / Enquire


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