The Letters of Ammonas, Successor of Saint Antony. Revised and with an introduction by Sebastian Brock.
Oxford, SLG Press Ltd., 1979. 14 x 20.5cm (4), 21 pages. Original softcover. Excellent condition. [Fairacres Publications, No. 72].
Blessed Mary of Saint Euphrasia Pelletier, First Superior-General of the Congregation of our Lady of Charity of the Good Shepherd of Angers.
London, Burns Oates & Washbourne Ltd., 1933. 14 x 22cm. (8), 419 pages, with black and white plates. Original hardcover. Spine faded, minor signs of shelf wear, otherwise excellent condition. Pre-owner’s stamp on title page.
The Life of Pachomius / Vita Prima Graeca. Inroduction by Birger A. Pearson.
Missoula, Scholars Press / The Society of Biblical Literature, 1975. 15 x 23cm. (11), 201 pages. Original softcover. Excellent condition other than some mild discolouration to edges. Pre-owner’s bookplate affixed. [Texts and Translations No. 7: Early Christian Literature Series No. 2].
Saint Benedict – Father of Western Civilization.
Antwerp, Mercatorfonds, 1981, 26 cm x 33 cm. 476 pages. 476 beautiful mononchrome and colour illustrations. Original Hardcover with original dustjacket in protective collector’s mylar. Near fine condition. Interior in excellent condition also.
Bollettino Storico Reggiano. Vol. 23 (1973) – Numero Speciale – Giuseppe Adriano Rossi – Dall’ Archivio di Stato di Reggio Emilia Testi in volgare dei secoli XIV e XV, No. 69 (1989) – No. 77 (1992), No. 81 (1994) – No.94 (1997), No.96 (1997) – No. 112 (2001), No. 114 (2001) – No. 130 (2006).
58 volumes. Reggio Emilia, 1973-2006. 8°. c. 8500 pages. Softcover. Original brochure. Very good condition.
The Whare Kohanga (the ‘Nest House’) and its Lore. Comprising data pertaining to procreation, baptism, and infant betrothal, &c.; contributed by members of the Ngati-Kahungunu Tribe of the North Island of New Zealand. ‘He puta taua ki te tane, he whanau tama ki te wahine.’
First published 1929. Wellington, New Zealand, A.R. Shearer, Government Printer, 1975. 25 cm x 15.5 cm. 93 pages. Original Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition with only minor signs of external wear. A very small tear in front of dustjacket. Rare !
Self-Interpreting Family Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments; to which are annexed an extensive introduction, copious marginal references, marginal readings, and illustrations. With an exact summary of the several books and an analysis of the contents.
London, Thomas Kelly, 1847. 22 x 28.5cm. Part One: 1047 pages / Part Two: 501 pages, with illustrations from steel engravings. Original leatherbound hardcover with gilt lettering and marbled endpapers and edges. Stronger signs of external wear to spine and edges but binding solid and internal text and illustrations in very good condition.
Text and Interpretation: Studies in the New Testament presented to Matthew Black. Edited by Ernest Best and R. Mc L. Wilson.
Cambridge / London / New York / Melbourne, Cambridge University Press, 1979. 14 x 22cm. Frontispiece, (15), 268 pages. Original hardcover with silver lettering. Excellent condition, other than very mild foxing to top edges. Previous owner’s bookplate affixed to front endpaper.