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A Relation of the Fearful Estate of Francis Spira, after he turned apostate from the protestant faith to popery. Together with the miserable and woful death of several others, wh have been enemies to the Gospel of Christ, B.H.
1 B.H. A Relation of the Fearful Estate of Francis Spira, after he turned apostate from the protestant faith to popery. Together with the miserable and woful death of several others, wh have been enemies to the Gospel of Christ
London Davies and Booth 1816 First Edition; Various Ephemera Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original imprint .Rebound in marble boards with parchment end papers and a beautiful label for title. Some foxing to uneven cut pages. Also the fearful estate and miserable end of John Chill, The Emperor Julian, Henry of Bullen, Henry the Fourth, The late famous French General Marshal Turenne, Latamus, Bishop Gardiner. Other additions to this book include: A Sketch of the Character of the late John Howard, A Short account of the life of The Rev. Timothy Senier, The life of Dr. Samuel Finley late President of New Jersey College. Among English Puritans, the most common and the most feared of Satan's temptations was the temptation to despair, the loss of hope in one's own salvation. Perhaps the most widely-known example of despair in the sixteenth and seventeenth century was the case of an Italian lawyer Francis Spira. In 1548, Spira converted to Lutheranism and began to spread the Lutheran message to others. Under pressure from the Catholic Church, however, he renounced his Protestant faith. He then became convinced that he was a reprobate, destined for hell. The story of Spira spread throughout Europe, surfacing in sermons and treatises dealing with despair. In England, an account of Spira's case by a first-hand witness, Matteo Gribalde, appeared in 1550. The most influential English account of Spira, however, was written by Nathaniel Bacon in 1638. Bacon's Fearefull Estate of Francis Spira, based on the original Latin records, became an instant best-seller and was reissued ten times in England and eight times in the American colonies in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries. For anti-Puritans, Spira's case exemplified the dangers of the Calvinist teachings of predestination and human corruption. Puritans, however, empathized with Spira, seeing Spira's condition as simply an extreme example of the experience of all godly Christians. Rare works. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 80 pages 
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Indiana From Frontier To Industrial Commonwealth Vol 1-4, Barnhart, John D. Ph. D.
2 Barnhart, John D. Ph. D. Indiana From Frontier To Industrial Commonwealth Vol 1-4
New York , NY Lewis Historical Publishing Company 1954 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Original not reprints. Blue cloth with gilt print. Volume 1 (422 pages) covers Natures gift to Indiana, Indians, French, British all the way up to the 1850's. Volume 2 ( 621 pages) covers from 150's up to 1950's and has extensive bibliography and index. Volume 3 & 4(738 pages) covers the Family and personal records including biographical sketches and photos. Vol 4 has an index for Vol. 3 & 4. Exhaustive reference on Indiana. Vols can be purchased seperately.. small hole next to edge on two volumes. Rare set. We provide delivery tracking on US orders.; Vol. 1/4/2018; Photos, and illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; p 
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3 Bartholomew, J.G. (editor) The Citizen's Atlas of the World 1898 Map of South America Section 2 includes Brazil, Dutch Guiana, French Guiana, some of Paraguay, and an inset of Rio De Janeiro
London George Newnes, Limited 1898 First Edition; Various Map Very Good with no dust jacket 
Color Map is in sleeve and may have minor soiling to edges.Taken from theCitizens Atlas of the World, published by Newnes, etc. in Southhampton Street, 1898. Bartholomew was a cartographer, born in Edinburgh, EC Scotland, UK. He studied at Edinburgh, then entered his father's firm. His works include the Survey Atlas of Scotland (1895–1912) and a Physical Atlas of the World (2 vols, 1889–1911). He is best known for his system of layer colouring of contours. These are NOT reprints they are directly from the 1898 Atlas which was damaged with the loss of some original maps. Shows major transportation routes, including railways, rivers, lakes, town names, territorial names, township names, county names, land masses, etc. Map now in archival sleeve and backing board. These maps give a very contrasting view of the World in 1898 as compared to today in light of globalization. Other maps available. Scarce in this condition. Great reference and for framing.; Color Map; 14x18 inches 
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Nouveau Dictionnaire, Italien-Francois Suivant la methode de celui, De M. Veneroni par M L Abbe p.A.P. contenant Tout ce que l'on de meilleur dans les derniers Dictionnaires, & Particulierement dans celui de l'Academie de la Crusca. Enrichi de Plusieurs Mots, Phrases, et Manieres de Parler, &c. &c., Bettinelli, Thomas
4 Bettinelli, Thomas Nouveau Dictionnaire, Italien-Francois Suivant la methode de celui, De M. Veneroni par M L Abbe p.A.P. contenant Tout ce que l'on de meilleur dans les derniers Dictionnaires, & Particulierement dans celui de l'Academie de la Crusca. Enrichi de Plusieurs Mots, Phrases, et Manieres de Parler, &c. &c.
Vega, TXnise Thomas Bettinelli 1756 First Edition (?); First Impression Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Italian-French Dictionary. Dated 1756. White Skin Cover has been repaired. Some brown spotting to pages. Translation of cover page is:" New Dictionary, Italian-French Following the method of that, From M. Veneroni by M L Abbe P.A.P.Containing All that is best in the last Dictionaries, and Particularly in that of the Academy of Crusca. Enriched with Several Words, Phrases, and Ways of Speaking, & c. & C.", Avenise, Chez Thomas Bettinelli, MDCCLVI with approval and privilege. Section of Proper Names in back along with and explanation of marks and abbreviations. Scarce.; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 822 pages 
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Oeuvres Complètes de Bossuet, Tome Cinquieme, Education-Administration, Histore De France, Catechisme De Meaux-Prieres Ecclesiastiques. -Ouvrages Pour Le Diocese De Meaux, Pour Le Clerge De France, BOSSUET, Evêque de Meaux
5 BOSSUET, Evêque de Meaux Oeuvres Complètes de Bossuet, Tome Cinquieme, Education-Administration, Histore De France, Catechisme De Meaux-Prieres Ecclesiastiques. -Ouvrages Pour Le Diocese De Meaux, Pour Le Clerge De France
Outhenin-Chalandre Fils, Editeur 1836 First Edition; First Impression Paperback Fair with no dust jacket 
Tome Cinquieme (V). Written in French. Looks to have chapters devoted to the different Kings of France. The paper spine is missing but all the leaves are there and contents clean. Pages are uneven cut. 
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Les Plantes Medicinales, de Notre Pays, par C. Destouches Herboristerie Parisienne, Bourdel, Maurice
6 Bourdel, Maurice Les Plantes Medicinales, de Notre Pays, par C. Destouches Herboristerie Parisienne
Societe nationale 1890 First Edition; First Printing Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
No publication date. Herbal handbook written in French. Looks to be late 19th century. 
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War Monthly, Issue 36, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Fowler, William; Laffin, John; Norman
7 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Fowler, William; Laffin, John; Norman War Monthly, Issue 36
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Battle of France 1940, Mossad, Russian Tanks 1014-45, Memphis 1862, Me323 Gigant. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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War Monthly, Issue 10, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Lunt, James; Kennedy, Paul M.; Jones,
8 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Lunt, James; Kennedy, Paul M.; Jones, War Monthly, Issue 10
London Marshall Cavendish Ltd./Severn Valley Press Ltd 1975 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Aden Crisis, Iwo Jima, Arras 1940, Fairey Swordfish (full illustration), Anti Tank guns... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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War Monthly, Issue 33, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Macksey, Kenneth; Fowler, William; Pr
9 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Macksey, Kenneth; Fowler, William; Pr War Monthly, Issue 33
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Waffen-SS, U.S. Tanks 1914-45, Kharkov 1943, Fast Missile Boats. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions; 48 pages 
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10 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Moore, William; Branigan, Dennis; Bow War Monthly, Issue 32, November 1976
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Operation Veritable, Swift and Broke, The fall of Wake Island 1941, Char B. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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War Monthly, Issue 27, June 1976, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Price, Alfred; Wilkes, Peter; Lewis,
11 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Price, Alfred; Wilkes, Peter; Lewis, War Monthly, Issue 27, June 1976
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Battle of Biscay, Balloons of Death, Operation Dragoon, Merrill's Marauders, Passchendaele 1917... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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War Monthly, Issue 26, May 1976, Cacutt, Len (Ed); Weeks, John; Laffin, John; Macintyre,
12 Cacutt, Len (Ed); Weeks, John; Laffin, John; Macintyre, War Monthly, Issue 26, May 1976
London War Monthly Publications or Marshall Cavendish, or Acquarish Publications 1976 First Edition; Various Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Paratrooper, Syria 1941, Le Cteau 1914, Pom-Pom, U48... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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War Monthly, Issue 18, Cacutt, Len (Ed. )
13 Cacutt, Len (Ed. ) War Monthly, Issue 18
London Marshall Cavendish, London 1975 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Abbot (includes full color illustration of Abbot tank with index), C-B Warfare, Armored Trains.. Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions 
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War Monthly, Issue 1, Cavendish,Marshall
14 Cavendish,Marshall War Monthly, Issue 1
London MIL-14 Issue # 4 July 1974 1974 First Edition; First Impression Magazine Very Good with no dust jacket 
Magazine- in good to very good condition. Many interesting articles and photos. Includes among others Kursk, Tiger Mk1 and Mk2, Hitler as strategist, Zeebrugge, Tarawa, ME 262..... Scarce if not rare. Magazine in archival sleeve to protect condition.; Photos, Maps, illustrtions; p 
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Glanes De France En Automne Lecture et Recitation, Poesies, Gravures, Melodies, Charvet, Louise
15 Charvet, Louise Glanes De France En Automne Lecture et Recitation, Poesies, Gravures, Melodies
Boston Ginn & Company 1928 1st Thus; First Printing Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
French Lectures. Cahrvet was the Assistant Professor of French, Hunter College, City of New York. Blue binding black print in relief. See scan. Scarce. ; Illustrations 
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Théâtre, Chavannes, Fernand
16 Chavannes, Fernand Théâtre
Lausanne Bibliotheque Romande 1973 First Edition; Various Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Not paperback. Looks like leather hardcover. Written in French. 
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Entretiens de Ciceron sur Les Vrais Biens et sur Les Vrais Maux, Cicero
17 Cicero Entretiens de Ciceron sur Les Vrais Biens et sur Les Vrais Maux
Paris, France Chez Francois BArois 1721 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
Brown leather old and worn with cracks and dented corners. Title page has worn spot with small hole. Pages yellowing somewhat otherwise clean and tight. Back endpapers show smoke discoloration as if from a fire somewhere in the books history. Traduits par feu M. l'Abbé Regnier des Marais, Secrétaire de l'Académie françoise. Interviews translation of Cicero by Rev. Regnier des Marais, secretary of the French Academy, author of poetry and prose, who died in 1713. In these interviews, Cicero compares the two dominant philosophical thoughts in his time, Epicureanism and Stoicism.Very Rare. 
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French army order of battle 1914, Conrad, Mark
18 Conrad, Mark French army order of battle 1914
Ft. Monmouth, NJ Mark Conrad 1993 First Edition; Various Paperback Very Good with no dust jacket 
Plastic comb yellowing due to age. Written in French. A peacetime order of battle of the French Army listing all corps, divisions, brigades, regiments and independent battalions, etc. ; 99 pages 
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Gallows Thief, Cornwell, Bernard
19 Cornwell, Bernard Gallows Thief
New York HarperCollins 2002 0060082739 / 9780060082734 First American Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Dust jacket now in Brodart mylar protective (clear) cover. A spellbinding historical drama about an ex-soldier in 1820s London who must help rescue an innocent man from Death Row, by bestselling author Bernard Cornwell It is the end of the Napoleonic Wars and England has just fought its last victorious battle against the French. As Rider Sandman and the other heroes of Waterloo begin to make their way back to England, they find a country where corruption, poverty, and social unrest run rampant, and where "justice" is most often delivered at the end of a hangman's noose. Nowhere in London are the streets as busy as in front of Newgate Prison, its largest penitentiary, where mobs gather regularly to watch the terrible spectacle of the doomed men and women on the gallows' stands. Rider Sandman -- whose reputation on the battlefields of France is exceeded only by his renown on the cricket fields of England -- returns home from war to discover his personal affairs in a shambles. Creditors have taken over his estate, leaving him penniless -- and forcing him to release the woman he loves from her obligations to marry him. Desperate to right his situation, he accepts the offer of a job investigating the claims of innocence by a painter due to hang for murder in a few days' time. The Home Secretary makes it clear that this is pro-forma, and that he expects Sandman to rubber-stamp the verdict.But Sandman's investigation reveals that something is amiss -- that there is merit to the young artist's claims. He further discovers that, though the Queen herself has ordered a reinvestigation of the circumstances, someone else does not want the truth revealed. In a race against the clock, Sandman moves from the hellish bowels of Newgate prison to the perfumed drawing rooms of the aristocracy, determined to rescue the innocent man from the rope. As he begins to peel back the layers of an utterly corrupt penal system, he finds himself pitted against some of the wealthiest and most ruthless men in Regency England. Gallows Thief combines the rich historical texture of Edward Rutherford and the taut suspense of Caleb Carr to create an eviscerating portrait of capital punishment in nineteeth-century London. ; 1.09 x 9 x 6 Inches 
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Sharpe's Havoc, Cornwell, Bernard
20 Cornwell, Bernard Sharpe's Havoc
England Harpercollins Publishers Ltd 2003 0007120109 / 9780007120109 1st UK; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket 
This is not an exlibrary, does not have price clipped, and is in excellent condition. Very clean contents, probably read only once. Dust now in mylar archival dust cover to preserve condition. Has slight tilt. Lieutenant Richard Sharpe finds himself fighting the ruthless armies of Napoleon Bonaparte as they try to bring the whole of the Iberian Peninsula under their control. Napoleon is advancing fast through northern Portugal, and no one knows whether the small contingent of British troops stationed in Lisbon will stay to fight or sail back to England. Sharpe, however, does not have a choice: He and his squad of riflemen are on the lookout for the missing daughter of an English wine shipper when the French onslaught begins and the city of Oporto becomes a setting for carnage and disaster.Stranded behind enemy lines, Sharpe returns to his mission to find Kate Savage. Sharpe's position on enemy grounds is precarious, and his search is further complicated by a mysterious and threatening Englishman, Colonel Christopher, who has his own ideas on how the French can be driven from Portugal. May have dust spotting on top edge from shelf storage over time.; Richard Sharpe's Adventure Series #7; 1.65 x 8.9 x 6.46 Inches; 288 pages 
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