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Addresses Delivered at the Centennial Celebration of the Diocesan Missionary Society of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Virginia
1 Addresses Delivered at the Centennial Celebration of the Diocesan Missionary Society of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the Diocese of Virginia
Richmond, VA Protestant Episcopal Church 1929 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Blue cloth cover with gilt print. Addresses by notable leadership of the Episcopal churches including: Tucker of s. Virginia, Covington of Norfolk, Brydon of Virginia, Goodwin of Lunenburg and North Farnham, Gravatt of West Virginia, Goodwin of Williamsburg, Halsey of S.W. Virginia, Neve of Blue Ridge, and Tucker Bishop. A lot of history and information regarding the Church in Virginia. Scarce. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 122 pages 
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The Doctrines and Discipline of the Methodist Episcopal Church, Andrews, Bishop (edited by)
2 Andrews, Bishop (edited by) The Doctrines and Discipline of the Methodist Episcopal Church
Cincinnati, OH Hunt & Eaton 1892 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Edited by Bishop Andrews. Black cover, gold print. Clean Contents. Contains nine parts with many chapters. "We believe that God's design in raising up the Methodist Episcopal Church in America was to evangelize the continent and spread scriptural holiness over these lands." (from the Episcopal Address). ; 1892; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 352 pages 
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The Doctrines and Discipline of the Methodist Episcopal Church (1892), Andrews, Bishop (editor)
3 Andrews, Bishop (editor) The Doctrines and Discipline of the Methodist Episcopal Church (1892)
Cincinnati, OH Cranston & Curts 1892 First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original printing not a reprint. Very Good condition. Brown cover with gold lettering. Bishop Andrews editor. Very clean and tight. Scarce.; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 352 pages 
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4 Andrews, W. T Memorial sketches of the lives and labors of the deceased ministers of the North Alabama conference, Methodist Episcopal church, South
Nashville, Tenn Pub. House of the M.E. church, South 1912 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Brown Cover with gold lettering. Contents very clean.Freying to top of spine otherwise Excellent condition. Fantastic biographical snapshots of early preachers in that area of Alabama. Many historical facts. Rare. ; 1870-1912.; Photos; 359 pages 
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The Revision of the Book of Common Prayer, as Amended 1919, 1922, and 1925, author, No
5 author, No The Revision of the Book of Common Prayer, as Amended 1919, 1922, and 1925
Milwaukee, WI Morehouse 1925 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Grey cover with gilt print. Shows wear especially at top and bottom of spine, otherwise tight bindings. Sun faded spine. Edition A Complete. "And as proposed for further amendment by the General Convention of 1926, for Ratification in 1928" Issued under authority and by resolution of General Convention". Rare Copy. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 249 pages 
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A guide to Episcopal Church records in Virginia, Axelson, Edith F
6 Axelson, Edith F A guide to Episcopal Church records in Virginia
Iberian Pub. Co 1988 0935931457 / 9780935931457 First Edition Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
136 pages 
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7 B.E.B. Holy Meditations for Every Day from Ancient and Modern Writers.
London Frederick Warne and Co. 1867 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1867 printing not a reprint. Leather binding with gilt print. covers worn around edtes and top and bottom of spine. Marbled endpapers. Gilt page edges. ; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 329 pages 
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Biblical Words for Time, Barr, James
8 Barr, James Biblical Words for Time
London, England SCM Press Ltd. 1962 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Grey paperback with black ink. James Barr FBA (20 March 1924 14 October 2006) was a Scottish Old Testament scholar. At the University of Oxford, he was the Oriel Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture from 1976 to 1978, and the Regius Professor of Hebrew from 1978 to 1989. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, (although one reference claims he was born in Edinburgh)[1] educated at Daniel Stewart's college in Edinburgh and the University of Edinburgh, Barr was ordained to the ministry of the Church of Scotland in 1951.[2] He held professorships in New College, Edinburgh in the University of Edinburgh, University of Manchester, in Princeton Theological Seminary and at Vanderbilt University in the United States of America. He was Oriel Professor of the Interpretation of Holy Scripture at Oxford from 1976 to 1978 and Regius Professor of Hebrew from 1978 to 1989. ; Studies in Biblical Theologh No. 33; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 174 pages 
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Church Reunion, discussed on the basis of the Lambeth Propositions of 1888, Baum, Henry Mason
9 Baum, Henry Mason Church Reunion, discussed on the basis of the Lambeth Propositions of 1888
New York The Church Review Co. 1890 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
Original 1890 printing, not a reprint. Blue cloth cover with gilt print. Cover shows wear. This was from the Church Review for April and and October 1890. The Lambeth Conference is a decennial assembly of bishops of the Anglican Communion convened by the Archbishop of Canterbury. The first such conference took place in 1867. The third conference in 1888 The agenda of this conference was noticeable for its attention to matters beyond the internal organisation of the Anglican Communion and its attempts to engage with some of the major social issues that the member churches were encountering. In addition to the encyclical letter, nineteen resolutions were put forth, and the reports of twelve special committees are appended upon which they are based, the subjects being intemperance, purity, divorce, polygamy, observance of Sunday, socialism, care of emigrants, mutual relations of dioceses of the Anglican Communion, home reunion, Scandinavian churches, Old Catholics, etc., Eastern Churches, standards of doctrine and worship. Importantly, this was the first conference to make use of the "Chicago-Lambeth Quadrilateral" as a basis for Anglican self-description. The Quadrilateral laid down a fourfold basis for home reunion: that agreement should be sought concerning the Holy Scriptures, the Apostles' and Nicene creeds, the two sacraments ordained by Christ himself and the historic episcopate. (Wikipedia) Rare work. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 418 pages 
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Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation  An account of the Ceremony upon turning over the Famous Manuscript to Archives of the Massachusetts ... Ambassador T.F. Bayard, Boston May 26, 1897, Bayard, T. F.
10 Bayard, T. F. Bradford's History of Plymouth Plantation An account of the Ceremony upon turning over the Famous Manuscript to Archives of the Massachusetts ... Ambassador T.F. Bayard, Boston May 26, 1897
Boston, MA Argus Co 1897 First Edition; Various Paperback Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cloth cover is worn and frayed, binding tight. Contents clean except for water staining on many pages. Stain does not occlude print. Fully Indexed. Inscribed by John H Ponce (1898). Contains introductory comments by describing the book, Proceeding of the Legislature, Decree of the Constistorial and Episcopal Court of London by The Honorable Thomas Francis Baynard Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to Her Most Gracious Magesty Queen Vicgtoria at the Court of St. James in London and to the Governor and Commonwealth of Massachusetts (8 pgs.), Receipt of Ambassador Bayard (2pgs.), Receipt of Governor Wolcott (2 pgs.), Address of Hon. George F. Hoar (6 pgs.), Address of the Hon. Thomas F. Bayard (7pgs.), Address of Gov. Wolcott (3 pgs.), Book 11602-1620) 107 pages, Booke 2 (1620-1647) pg.110-528. Appendix and complete index. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; 29 pages 
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"And One Was a Soldier"  The Spiritual Pilgrimage of Robert E. Lee, Bishop Robert R. Brown
11 Bishop Robert R. Brown "And One Was a Soldier" The Spiritual Pilgrimage of Robert E. Lee
White Mane Books 1998 1572491183 / 9781572491182 First Edition; Various Hardcover Good in Near Fine dust jacket 
Grey cover with gilt print. Underlining from prior owner who was an Episcopal Chaplain in the Army otherwise books looks almost new. Author was also an Episcopal theologian and Bishop. Dust Jacket now in Mylar Protective Cover .; 9.31 X 6.27 X 0.68 inches; 125 pages 
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Toward a Better World, Booth, Evangeline
12 Booth, Evangeline Toward a Better World
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company 1928 Stated First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Blue cover shows soiling and sun fading. Pastoral notes and underlining in book. General Evangeline Cory Booth, OF (December 25, 1865 July 17, 1950) was a British theologist and the 4th General of The Salvation Army from 1934 to 1939. She was the first woman to hold the post of General. She was born in South Hackney, London, England, the seventh of eight children born to William Booth and Catherine Mumford, who had earlier in the year founded The Christian Mission, which became the Salvation Army in 1878. General Evangeline Booth lived in Hartsdale, New York, until her death at the age of 84 from arteriosclerosis. She is interred in Kensico Cemetery, near White Plains, New York. Her home, the Evangeline Booth House, now known as St. Andrew's Episcopal Church, was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2011. Scarce. (Wikipedia) Excellent work. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 244 pages 
Price: 19.97 USD
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The FAmily of Richard Boothe, An Original Settler in Stratford, Conn, Boothe
13 Boothe The FAmily of Richard Boothe, An Original Settler in Stratford, Conn
New York , NY C. S. Wescott 1862 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
Brown black cover with gold print. 1/2 of title page missing. ex-library. Front hinge has been repaired. Genealogical notes on frontspiece. Contents otherwise complete. Foldout map of town with other engravings. Contains excellent genealogy and history of area. Complete appendix. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. Very Rare. ; Map, Engraving 
Price: 129.97 USD
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Priesthood by various writers, Box, H. S.
14 Box, H. S. Priesthood by various writers
New York The Macmillan Co 1937 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
red cloth cover with gilt print. Clean contents, tight binding. Chapters include, among others; The Theology of Priesthood, The Priest and the Mass, The Priest as Confessor, the Priest as preacher, and more. Scarce in this condition. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 388 pages 
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The Church in the Fork  A History of Historic Little Fork Church, Boyle, Andrew J.
15 Boyle, Andrew J. The Church in the Fork A History of Historic Little Fork Church
Culpeper, Va Little Fork Preservation Committee 1983 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Red cover with gilt print. Numerous surname references. A history of the church which is located in Culpeper, Va. Gift inscription in front.; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 107 pages 
Price: 9.97 USD
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Colonial Fights & Fighters  Stories of Exploration, Adventure & Battle on the American Continent Prior to the War of the Revolution, Brady, Cyrus Townsend
16 Brady, Cyrus Townsend Colonial Fights & Fighters Stories of Exploration, Adventure & Battle on the American Continent Prior to the War of the Revolution
New York McClure, Phillips and Co. 1901 First Edition; Second Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Illustrated by Gibbs Signed by Author
Tan cover with red and brown colored image of soilder and red lettering. The author inscribed "Merry Christmas to Ralph Baugh from Trinity Church, Toledo, Ohio. Cyrus Townsend Brady, Rector" on end paper. Cyrus Townsend Brady (December 20, 1861 January 24, 1920) was a journalist, historian and adventure writer. His best-known work is Indian Fights and Fighters. He was born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania, and graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1883. In 1889, he was ordained a deacon in the Episcopal church, and was ordained a priest in 1890. His first wife was Clarissa Guthrie, who died in 1890. His second wife was Mary Barrett. Brady's first major book, For Love of Country, whilst telling the story of a fictitious John Seymour, was actually based in part on the true heroics of Nicholas Biddle, one of the first five captains of the fledgling Continental Navy. (Wikipedia) A very handsome book! ; Illustrations; 8.25 X 6 X 1.25 inches; Signed by Author 
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The Episcopal Church in Colorado, 1860-1963, Breck, Allen duPont
17 Breck, Allen duPont The Episcopal Church in Colorado, 1860-1963
Denver, CO Big Mountain Press 1963 Stated First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Red cover with gold lettering. Inscribed and signed by author. Extensive bibliography and fully indexed. A must have for Colorado collectors. This book is protected by an archival quality sleeve to maintain present condition. ; The West in American history; Photographs; 450 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 34.97 USD
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Vision Fulfilling  The Story of the Rural and Small Community Work of the Episcopal Church During the Twentieth Century, Brown, Leo Maxwell &  William Davidson &  Allen Brown
18 Brown, Leo Maxwell & William Davidson & Allen Brown Vision Fulfilling The Story of the Rural and Small Community Work of the Episcopal Church During the Twentieth Century
Harrisburg, PA Morehouse Pub Co 1997 0819217336 / 9780819217332 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover As New in As New dust jacket 
Book looks new. ; 8.43 X 5.85 X 0.73 inches; 320 pages 
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Early Days of the Diocese of Virginia, Brydon, G. Maclaren
19 Brydon, G. Maclaren Early Days of the Diocese of Virginia
Richmond Press, Inc. 1935 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
12mo 7" - 7" tall; 26 pages 
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Shall we accept the ancient canons as canon law?  A reply to the pamphlet "The ancient canons and an interpretation of the word discipline in the Book ... American Church Union and the Clerical Union, Brydon, G. MacLaren
20 Brydon, G. MacLaren Shall we accept the ancient canons as canon law? A reply to the pamphlet "The ancient canons and an interpretation of the word discipline in the Book ... American Church Union and the Clerical Union
Virginia Diocesan Library 1955 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Very Good with No dust jacket as issued 
12mo 7" - 7" tall; 58 pages 
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