SACRED BIOGRAPHY. Edited by Osmond Tiffany.
Description: Sacred Biography and History, or, Illustrations of the Holy Scriptures. Containing Descriptions of Palestine, Ancient and Modern; Lives of the Patriarchs, Kings and Prophets, and of Christ and the Apostles. With Notices of the Most Eminent Reformers, Luther, Melancthon, Calvin, etc. and sketches of the ruins of the celebrated cities, Palmyra, Nineveh, Jerusalem, and others mentioned in the sacred writings. Edited by Osmond Tiffany. Published by Bill, Nicholas and Company, Springfield, Mass., Charles Bill, Chicago, Ill., H. C. Johnson, Cincinnati, O., 1869. Cloth. 5 3/4 by 8 3/4 inches. Pp. 639. Fragile binding with detached front cover, but pages in good condition.
Von Mosheim, John Lawrence. INSTITUTES OF ECCLESIASTICAL HISTORY. 2 volumes.
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Description: Institutes of Ecclesiastical History, Ancient and Modern, in four books, much corrected, enlarged, and improved from the primary authorities. By John Lawrence Von Mosheim, D.D., Chancellor of the University of Gottingen. A new and literal translation, from the original Latin, with copious additional notes, original and selected, by James Murdock, D.D. In three volumes. Third edition, revised and enlarged. New York: Harper and Brothers, 82 Cliff Street. 1847. Leather. 5 3/4 by 9 1/4 inches. Volume I. in good condition, Pp. 470. Second volume (Book Four), covers detached, but pages in good condition, Pp. 506.
Chapman, James. THE CHRISTIAN CHARACTER.
Description: The Christian Character in its relation to The Christian View of the World: The Cole Lectures For 1904, delivered before Vanderbilt University. By The Rev. James Chapman, of the British Wesleyan Conference. Nashville, Tenn.; Dallas, Tex.: Publishing House Methodist Episcopal Church, South. Smith and Lamar, Agents. 1905. Cloth. 5 by 7 3/4 inches. Pp. 346. Good condition with some pencil markings in the margins.
Shambaugh, Benj. F. THE CONSTITUTIONS OF IOWA.
Description: The Constitutions of Iowa. By Benj. F. Shambaugh, professor of Political Science in the University of Iowa. Published by the State Historical Society in comemoration of the one hundreth anniversary of the establishment of civil government in Iowa. Printed at Iowa City in 1934. The Athens Press, Iowa City, Iowa. Blue cloth. 5 1/2 by 8 1/4 inches. Pp. 382. Very Good condition. Deckled front and bottom edges, gilt top edge. Gilt embossed title and insignia on front and spine. Library markings on cover and interior pages.
The following five volumes are Red Cloth, 6 1/4 by 9 1/2 inches, deckled front and bottom edges, red top edge, printed on Alexandra paper. Gilt embossed title and insignia on front and spine. All are in Very Good condition.
Lokken, Roscoe L. IOWA: PUBLIC LAND DISPOSAL.
Description: Iowa: Public Land Disposal. By Roscoe L. Lokken. Published at Iowa City Iowa in 1942 by the State Historical Society of Iowa. Athens Press, Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa Centennial History Projec. Pp. 318.
Peterson, William J. IOWA: THE RIVERS OF HER VALLEYS.
Description: Iowa: The Rivers of Her Valleys. By William J. Petersen. Published at Iowa City in 1941 by the State Historical Society of Iowa. Torch Press. Iowa Centennial History Project. Pp. 381.
Parker, George F. IOWA: PIONEER FOUNDATIONS. Vol. 1 and Vol. 2.
Description: Iowa: Pioneer Foundations. By George F. Parker. Published at Iowa City in 1940 by the State Historical Society of Iowa. Athens Press, Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa Centennial History Project. Volume I: Pp. 532. Volume II: Pp. 571.
Shambaugh, Benj. F. THE OLD STONE CAPITAL REMEMBERS.
Description: The Old Stone Capital Remembers. A book by Benj. F. Shambaugh. Marking the One Hundredth Anniversary of the Founding of Iowa City Iowa in 1839. Published at Iowa City Iowa in 1939 by the State Historical Society of Iowa. Athens Press, Iowa City, Iowa. Pp. 435.
South, Robert. TWELVE SERMONS. 3 volumes.
Description: Twelve Sermons Preached at Several Times, and Upon Several Occasions. By Robert South, D.D. London: Printed by G. James, for Jonah Bowyer, at the Rofe in S. Paul's Church-yard. 1722. Leather. 4 3/4 by 7 3/4 inches. Volume I, the fifth edition, Pp. 499, both covers missing. Volume II, the fifth edition, Pp. 480, both covers detached. Volume IV, the third edition, Pp. 542, back cover missing, front cover detached.
STANDARD WORKS ADAPTED TO THE USE OF THE PROTESTANT EPISCOPAL CHURCH IN THE UNITED STATES. Volume V.
Description: Standard Works adapted to the use of the Protestant Episcopal Church in the United States. Volume V. Gibson's Three Pastoral Letters, Horne's letters on infidelity, and to Adam Smith. With prefaces, biographical memoirs and notes. By W. R. Whittingham, A. M. New York: Published by the New York Protestant Episcopal Press At Their Buildings, No. 46 Lumber Street, in rear of Trinity Church. 1831. Contents: "Three Pastoral Letters" by Edmund Gibson, D.D., Bishop of London; "Letters On Infidelity" by George Horne, D.D. (Late Bishop of Norwich) and "A Letter to Adam Smith, LL.D. on The Life, Death, and Philosophy, of his friend, David Hume, Esq." Cloth and Board. 4 1/2 by 7 3/4 inches. Pp. 345. Fairly Good condition. Pages slightly rinkled and stained.
Montefiore, C. G. THE ORIGIN AND GROWTH OF RELIGION.
Description: The Hibbert Lectures, 1892. Lectures on the Origin and Growth of Religion as illustrated by the religion of the Ancient Hebrews. By C. G. Montefiore. Third edition. Williams and Norgate, 14, Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, London; 20, South Frederick Street, Edinburgh; and 7, Broad Street, Oxford. 1897. Cloth. 5 1/2 by 8 1/2 inches. Pp. 576. Good condition.
CONTENTIO VERITATIS. Six Oxford Tutors.
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Description: Contentio Veritatis: Essays In Constructive Theology. By Six Oxford Tutors. London: John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1902. Cloth. 5 3/4 by 9 inches. Pp. 311. Good condition. Some staining on cover and the corners are worn. Essay authors are H. Rashdall, W. R. Inge,. H. L. Wild, C. F. Burney, W. C. Allen, and A. J. Carlyle.
Dick, Thomas. COMPLETE WORKS.
Description: The Complete Works of Thomas Dick, LL.D.: Eleven Volumes in Two. Illustrated with engravings and a portrait of the author. Vol. II.Cincinnati: Applegate, Pounsford & Co., Publishers, No, 43 Main Street. 1873. Leather. 6 by 10 inches. Pp. 744. Frail binding, but pages in very good condition. Volume 2 contains the following chapters: 1. The Christian philosopher: or, science and religion. 2. Celestial scenery--illustrated. 3. Sidereal heavens, planets, etc. 4. The practical astronomer. 5. The solar system--its wonders. 6. The atmosphere, and atmospherical phenomena.
Westervelt, Frances A. HISTORY OF BERGEN COUNTY.
Description: History of Bergen County New Jersey 1630-1923. Supervising editor, Francis A. Westervelt, curator of the Bergen County Historical Society. Historical-Biographical. Volumes I, II, and III. 1923. Lewis Historical Publishing Company, Inc. New York and Chicago. Cloth. 8 by 11 inches. Excellent condition. Volume I, pp. 473.Volume II, pp. 244 plus photographs. Volume III, pp. 262 plus photographs.