Stott, John R.W.$450.00
Item Number: 2246
Illinois: InterVarsity Press, 2008.
First edition of the 50th Anniversary Edition of the author’s classic work, originally published in 1958. Octavo, original black boards. Inscribed by the author on the title page, “For ____ with best wishes from John Stott”. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Books signed by John Stott are uncommon.
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"Lord make me a channel of thy peace that where there is hatred, I may bring love": St. Francis' Prayer For Peace; Signed by Mother Teresa
St. Francis of Assisi’s Prayer For Peace, signed “God bless you Mother Teresa.” In fine condition. Double matted and framed opposite a photograph of Mother Teresa. The entire piece measures 15.5 inches by 15.5 inches. Rare and desirable.
Octavo, bound in period vellum with title in ink on spine, leather ties. Unpaginated, approximately 200 manuscript pages in Latin. With two hand colored title pages at front. Volume in neat Latin script, apparently concerning the writings of St. Thomas Aquinas. The title page is dated 1708.
“Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace": First Edition of The Dalai Lama's An Open Heart: Practicing Compassion in Everyday Life; Signed by Him
Boston: Little Brown and Company, 2001.
First edition. Octavo, original boards. Signed by His Holiness the Dalai Lama on the title page. Fine in a fine dust jacket. Edited by Nicholas Vreeland. Afterword by Khyongla Rato and Richard Gere.
Scarce First Complete Edition in English of Woodhead's Translation of Augustine's Classic Work The Confessions
St. Augustine’s Confessions: With the Continuation of his Life, Extracted Out of Possidius, and the Father’s Own Unquestioned Works.
No Publisher, 1679.
First Complete edition of this English translation. The first part, consisting of the Confessions, was first published in 1660 under the title The Life of St. Augustine, while the second, relating Augustine’s life after his conversion, is based on the work of his friend and domestic, Possidius, and other of Augustine’s works. Translated by Abraham Woodhead. With a contemporary inscription on front free endpaper, “From the library of the first Duke of Atholl.” With his armorial bookplate on verso of title page.