Lot 435: 42 Vols: Miniature books. Bible, prayer, devotion.

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December 1, 2016, 6:00 PM EST
Falls Church, VA, US
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Description: [Miniature Books/Religion] 42 Vols. ++ THE THUMB BIBLE. VERBUM SEMPITERNUM. Lon: Longman and Co., 1850. Text block loosening from covers. ++ THE HISTORY OF THE BIBLE. New London: Wm. Bolles & Co., 1850. Contemp leather covers separated. ++ INTUITION AND DIVINE INSIGHT… (Fully handwritten. Colophon: “H.To./ N. Y. C./ ‘37.” ++ HISTORY OF THE BIBLE. Buffalo: Breed, Butler & Co., 1862. Orig cloth. Cocked, hinges weak. ++ LA GERUSALEMME LIBERATA DI TORQUATO TASSO. 2 Vols: Vols I-II (of 7). Lon: C. Corrall/ G. Pickering, 1822. Red cloth, printed spine label. Engr title and frontis separated, slightly loose. ++ HEAVENLY MANNA; OR, A COLLECTION OF PRAYERS AND PROMISES OF EACH DAY IN THE YEAR. American Tract Society, (nd). ++ DAILY FOOD FOR CHRISTIANS… NY: American Tract Society, (nd). Considerable staining. ++ SACRED GIFT OF DEVOUT AND USEFUL SAYINGS. Bos: G. W. Cottrell, (1851). ++ THE NEW TESTAMENT OF OUR LORD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST… Oxford: University Press/ Lon: Henry Frowde, (nd). Half title: THE FINGER NEW TESTAMENT. Orig black flex leather. Pp289-290 separated with slight weakness at that point in binding. Lacking slipcase. ++ THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER, AND ADMINISTRATION OF THE HOLY COMMUNION… Oxford University Press/ Lon: Henry Frowde, (nd). Orig light brown leather, gilt spine title, aeg. ++ HYMNS ANCIENT AND MODERN FOR USE IN THE SERVICES OF THE CHURCH… Lon: William Clowes & Sons, (nd). [Same light brown leather as The Book of Common Prayer, same black flex leather slipcase (worn). ++ PETIT MOIS DE SAINT JOSEPH… (1901). ++ PETIT MISSEL… Societe de Saint-Augustin, Desclee, De Brouwer & Cie., (1899). Illustrated with chromolithographs. ++ THE PAPAL COATS OF ARMS: STEMMI PONTIFICI 1300-1925. Rome: Wilson’s English Library, (nd). (Last coat of arms shown is “Pius XI - 1922.”) ++ SELECTIONS FROM FENELON. 1900. ++ PAIN QUOTIDIEN. Recuil de passages bibliques suivis de poesies religioeuses pur tous les jours de l’annee… Geneva: J. H. Jeheber, (nd). [“35 Mars 1910” ink gift inscription.] Several chromolithograph plates of flowers. ++ THE HOLY BIBLE: Containing the Old and New Testaments: New Revised Standard Version. 2 Vols. (American Bible Society, 1989.) ++ [Accordian-style series of color illustrations from photos, in tiny brass-colored metal covers. C. late 1900s.] ++ GOLD DUST… NY: James Pott and Co., (nd). ++ GOLD DUST… NY: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, (nd). ++ DE IMITATIONE CHRISTI LIBRI QUATUOR. Taurini: Officina Marietti, 1927. ++ A GENTLEMAN. Defined by Cardinal Newman. 1961. One of 500. ++ Anna Bahar. THE RUSSIAN ICON. 1988. #200 of 250. ++ CHRISTIANICA: The Basic Teachings of the Christian Faith arranged for Prayer and Meditation. (1975). ++ Josemaria Escriva de Balaguer. THE WAY. (1977). ++ J. H. Petty. A STRANGER PASSED BY. 1978. ++ [SIDUR T’HILLIM]/THE BOOK OF PSALMS: Hebrew-English. (1959). ++ NOONDAY MUSINGS ON THE NAMES AND TITLES OF GOD THE FATHER AND OUR LORD JESUS CHRIST. Lon: S. Bagster & Sons, (nd). ++ Mrs. E. H. Thompson. GEMS OF SCRIPTURE AND SONG. (1882). Internally a little loose. ++ MINIATURE PRAYERBOOK: Devotions and Prayers for Catholics. (1937). ++ KOLEDARCEK IZ LETA 1415/ POCKET CALENDAR FOR THE YEAR 1415. 2 Vols: Facsimile (accordian format) and commentary in codex format, in same cloth case. (1986). Total of 400 issued; # XLII of 100. ++ Paula Horowitz. LANGENSCHEIDT’S LILLIPUT DICTIONARY: YIDDISH-ENGLISH. Bronx: Minkus Bros./ (NY: Barnes & Noble, nd). (Printed Leipzig: C. G. Roder, binder’s imprint in Roman type.) [C. late 1900s.] ++ LANGENSCHEIDT’S LILLIPUT DICTIONARY: ENGLISH-SPANISH. ++ 3 other vols of Langenscheid’ts Lilliput. ++ Ely E. Pilchik. JOSEPHUS. 1991. #84 of 150. ++ PERSONAL BIBLE VERSES: COMFORT, ASSURANCE, SALVATION. 2 copies (one with use of red ink to print first and last page, one with black ink only). (Tyler, TX: R. W. Fair Foundation, nd.) ++ 128mo to 12mo. Hard, soft, or flexible cover, a couple in slipcase, 1 in dj. Musty odor. Most are otherwise good to near fine, some with weak hinges, etc. 3.8 Lb.
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