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Meditations and Discourses on the Sublime Truths and Important Duties of Christianity. Volume I.

By: Butler, Rev. Alban.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: London, UK., J. P. Coghlan - Printer.: 1791

Seller ID: 12275

Condition: Poor


8vo - 22 x 14 cm.; vii - 369 pp. Of the preliminary pages, only the title page, the dedication page and the contents page are present; 6 of at least the 8 noted from pagination. A posthumous work edited by Charles Butler and dedicated to Lord Henry Arundell. This is Volume I only and comprises Meditations I to XIV and Discourses XV to XXVI. Both the meditations and discourses are listed under the general title of Discourses, hence the consecutive numbering. The text block itself, with the preliminary page exceptions as noted, is complete with the expected binding weaknesses, 'tis rather tender... View more info

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The Lives of the Saints of Egypt Together with the Principal of the European Saints According to the Roman Catholic Church.

By: Butler, Rev. Alban.

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania., C. Grate: 1863

Seller ID: 11405

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


8vo - 22 x 13.5 cm.; [2] - (2) - 302 pp. Blind stamped brown cloth on front and back boards with gilt lettering on the spine. No publisher is given or stated on title page or copyright page and no pages have been removed. The point of this particular edition was: ". . . (to present the reader) . . . . with a beautiful book in a convenient form, well-adapted for the centre-table in the parlour - where it may often be taken up by the worldly-minded . . . " This is from the Publisher's Preface (1853) and signed by C. Grate who was the publisher of the Emmitsburg Star (Pennsylvania) at the time. T... View more info