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2 volumes. Color frontis., many b/w and sepia plates and illustrations. Thick, tall & heavy 4to, beautiful gilt-stamped pictorial cloth. Munchen: Allgemeine Verlagsgesellschaft, (1904-7). Text in German. Near fine. Erster Band - ROM: Der Papst die Regierung und die Verwaltung der Heiligen Kirche. 567pp. (1904). Zweiter Band - Die Katholische Kirche auf dem Erdenrund: Darstellung der Kirchenverfassung un Kirchlichen Einrichtungen in Allen Funf Weltteilen. 620pp. (1907).
Boston: T. Bedlington, 1818. 190 + iii pages. 24mo, full contemporary leather; leather worn at front, edges, and hinges of covers, pencil scribbling on flyleaf, corners of flyleaf torn, some toning and considerable foxing throughout. Boston: T. Bedlington, 1818. A very good(-) copy. Early American imprint.
4 thick folio volumes. , 760; , 902; , 1084; , 1039pp with text printed in double columns. Rubricated titles with engraved vignettes in each. Illustrated with some copper engraved plates and other in-text woodcuts; decorative initials and head/tailpieces throughout. Folio, contemporary calf with ornate gilt-decorated spines (extensive and skillful repairs to joints and spine ends; light occasional foxing and toning to text block). La Haye: Chez P. Husson et al., 1727-31. First Edition. Despite the repairs, a solid, complete.....
New York: Fords, Howard, & Hulbert, 1884. Frontis. 17pp. + 4pp. of ads. 8vo, pr. wrs., wrs. chipped and detached. New York: Fords, Howard, & Hulbert, 1884. First Edition. Being his Thanksgiving Day Discourse at Plymouth Church, Brooklyn, Nov. 29th, 1883, describing his trip through thirty states and territories.
Lyon: Societe Anonyme, 1929. Preface by Marcel Aubert. 26 full page plates, a few in full color, 136 text illustrations, 4to, stiff printed wrappers. Lyon: Societe Anonyme, 1929. One of only 500 copies. Very good. With a 2" tear in the preface not affecting the text. Small ownership signature of art historian Meyer Schapiro.
Palermo: Flaccovio, 1976. More than 200 illustrations, a few in color and 6 folding plates. 418pp., folio, red cloth, d.w.; corners and foot of spine slightly bumped, dust wrapper lightly worn in same spots. Palermo: S. F. Flaccovio, (1976). Internally fine, a very good (+) copy in a very good dust wrapper.
London: J. & R. Tonson, 1752. 8vo, contemporary calf, with leather spine label. London: J. &. R. Tonson and S. Draper, 1752. First Edition The book contains 11 tracts, each with a separate title page & date, but only one continuous pagination. The subjects include Thoughts on Tar-water, Proposal for converting the Savage Americans to Christianity by a College to be erected...in Bermuda, Exhortation to the Roman Catholic Clergy of Ireland, Discourse to Magistrates, etc.
New York: Limited Editions Club, 1986. Introduction by Robert Coles. Illustrated with full-page black & white wood engravings by Fritz Eichenberg. 262pp. Large 4to, brown morocco-backed natural cloth, board slipcase. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1986. A fine copy in a fine box. Limited edition. One of 1000 copies, signed by the artist.