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WOOLMAN, John. The works of john woolman. London. Printed for and Sold by T. Letchworth, 1775. Second London edition. 8vo. xvi, 319pp, [1]. Each part has a separate title. Contemporary calf, recently rebacked. Boards rubbed, some loss to head of spine. Ink inscription to recto of FFEP; 'Hannah Hilbert Her Book 1790', ink inscription to verso of RFEP 'James Chambers', very minor damp-staining to top-edge throughout, small holes to bottom margins of first three gatherings, lightly dust-soiled, considerable ink stain to text of p.286-287, text ... More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 13317
[WOLLSTONECRAFT, Mary]. NECKER, Jacques. Of the importance of religious opinions. Translated from the French of Mr. Necker. London. Printed for J. Johnson, 1788. First edition. 8vo. [8], xx, 458pp, [2]. With preliminary note by the translator, and terminal note by the author. Contemporary polished calf, contrasting morocco lettering-piece, gilt. Rubbed and marked, chipping to head and foot of spine, cracking to joints. Some marking to bottom edge. Small marginal hole to Ee5, bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP and early ink inscription of 'Dr. White, York' to head of title. More > £ 2,500.00 Antiquates Ref. 14615
WINSLOW, Octavius. Go and Tell Jesus: a thought for The New Year, 1859. London. John F. Shaw..., [s.d.]. [Printed by C. Caswell, Birmingham] 32mo?. 67pp, [1]. Original cream printed paper wrappers. Marked and creased, some creasing to page corners. Contemporary ink inscription 'January 23d. 1859'. Presumed first edition.

Rare; COPAC and OCLC locate a single copy of this Birmingham printed London edition (BL), amidst a plethora of American editions, a Madras imprint and a Norwegian translation.

[With:] Living to the Lord. A reflection for The New Year, 1861. London. ... More >
£ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 21939
WILSON, Tho[mas]. A Christian Dictionarie, Opening the signification of the chiefe wordes dispersed generally through Holie Scriptures of the Old and New Testament, tending to increase Christian knowledge. Whereunto is annexed: A particular Dictionary For the Revelation of S. John. For the Canticles, or Song of Salomon. For the Epistle to the Hebrues. London. Printed by W. Jaggard, 1612. First edition. Quarto. [32], 240, 243-577, [1], 234, [2]. With initial leaf A1 (blank but for signature), and terminal errata leaf. Contemporary limp vellum. Marked and rubbed, hinges straining but still attached. Small marginal wormtracks through quires A-E, slight marginal paper loss to fly-leaves and terminal errata leaf. Early inscription and pen trials by Walter Barton (including to the bottom edge of the text block, alongside an another ... More > £ 2,500.00 Antiquates Ref. 20286
WHITAKER, William. Praelectiones doctiss. viri guilielmi whitakeri... Herbornae Nassoviorum [i.e. Herborn]. Ex officina Christophori Corvini, 1607. 8vo. 334pp. Contemporary blind-ruled calf, recently rebacked to style, recent morocco lettering-piece. Boards rubbed. Near contemporary armorial bookplate of Earl Cornwallis and recent book-label of John Sparrow to FEP, paper flaw to first word of title, contemporary inked inscription to head of title-page ‘Rex Lex -6’, light damp-staining to head of all leaves, worming to margins throughout, very occasional contemporary inked highlighting. More > £ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 18689
WESTON, J. Webbe, EYRE, Francis, and SHELDON, William. A letter from J. Webbe Weston, Francis Eyre, and William Sheldon, Esqrs. to the Gentlemen at whose desire they accepted the office of mediators between the Vicars Apostolic and the Gentlemen of the Late Catholic Committee.. London. Printed By J. P. Coghlan, 1792. First edition. Large quarto. [2], 26pp. Contemporary paper wrappers, stitched as issued. Wrappers slightly dusty with occasional marks and softened edges. More > £ 200.00 Antiquates Ref. 19151
WESLEY, John, Rev.. The new testament, with explanatory notes. London. Published by G. Virtue, [1838]. 8vo. 800pp. With an engraved portrait frontispiece, and additional engraved title page, and a further six engraved plates. Contemporary black half-calf, marbled boards, ruled and lettered in gilt. Heavily rubbed, spine sunned. Marbled endpapers, plates toned and foxed. More > £ 125.00 Antiquates Ref. 21980
WEBBE, George. The practice of quietness, Directing a christian How to live quietly In the troublesome World...With The life of the Author, and additional Prayers for Peace and Quiet. London. Printed by J. Downing for D. Brown...and T. Davis, 1705. 8vo. [12], vi, 156pp, [2]. With an engraved portrait frontispiece and an additional engraved title. Contemporary gilt-tooled black morocco, A.E.G. A trifle rubbed. Marbled endpapers, hinges exposed, contemporary armorial bookplate of Thomas Legg to FEP, without FFEP, title-page browned, light damp-staining to upper margin throughout. More > £ 450.00 Antiquates Ref. 14124
[VICKERS, William]. A Companion to the Altar: Shewing the Nature and Necessity of a Sacramental Preparation, In order to our worthy receiving the holy communion... London. Printed by Assignment from E. Parker for John Beecroft, [1748]. 12mo. [2], 68pp. With an engraved frontispiece and an engraved title page. Handsomely bound in contemporary gilt-tooled black morocco. Extremities rubbed. Marbled endpapers, attractive morocco book-label of M. Powell (dated 1782) to FEP, upper margins shaved - occasional loss to running-title. More > £ 100.00 Antiquates Ref. 19535
[VICKERS, William]. A Companion to the Altar: Shewing the Nature and Necessity of a Sacramental Preparation, In order to our Worthy Receiving the Holy Communion... London. Printed for John Beecroft, 1768. 8vo. [3], 6-55pp, [1]. With an engraved plate and a final page of publisher's advertisements. Contemporary gilt-ruled straight- grain black morocco, 'Honble. Thomas Windsor' in gilt to upper board, A.E.G. Lightly rubbed. Marbled endpapers, upper hinge reinforced, lower hinge exposed, minute worm-trail to lower corners, inked inscription to verso of FFEP: 'Plymouth 1837', very occasional manuscript corrections/deletions to text, manuscript extract from John 11:25 to foot ... More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 17526
TURRETIN, Jean Alphonse. Johannis Alphonsi Turretini, Theologi Genevensis Celeberrimi, Commentarius Theoretico-Practicus in Epistolas Divi Pauli Ad Thessalonicenses. Basileae, [i.e. Basel]. Apud Johannem Brandmullerum, 1739. First Edition. 8vo. [8], 560pp. Contemporary speckled calf, contrasting morocco lettering-piece, spine richly gilt. Slightest of rubbing to extremities, else a fine copy. E2-3 remargined, with printed and manuscript side notes affixed, presumably by the publisher correcting printing errors. Walter Bowman's copy, with his ink inscription to blank-fly. Later bookplate of Robert J. Hayhurst to FEP. Single manuscript note to blank-fly at end. More > £ 150.00 Antiquates Ref. 10340