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Offered for sale by Windows Booksellers, 199 West 8th Ave, Eugene, OR 97401

(541) 485-0014  / windowsbooks@academicbooks.com

Pallavicino, Sforza.  __Vera Concilii Tridenti Historia, contra falsam Petri suavis narrationem (3 parts in 1 volume)__.  Antuerpiae.  1673.  Vellum.  296, [22]; 297, [27]; 326, [22]pp.  In slightly worn vellum.  All title pages present, syllabus and index included at the end of each section.  Ex-library, foxing, else very good. $350.00  [295169]


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Our August New Arrivals list is here!   Highlights include more titles from Geoffrey Wainwright’s personal library, some gorgeous French antiquarian titles, and more.

Here’s the catalog:

New Arrivals August 2014


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Our July 2014 New Arrivals catalog is now published.   Some highlights:  more titles from the personal library of British theologian Geoffrey Wainwright, and a special group of antiquarian items.

Here is the catalog:

New Arrivals July 2014

If this format does not work well for you, we are happy to email the catalog, in your choice of .pdf,  Word, or Rich Text format.



Our staff, shown left to right:  Jennifer, Sparky, and Katrina

Our staff, shown left to right: Jennifer, Sparky, and Katrina

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Freshly cataloged, we have for sale a first edition of Noah Webster’s Holy Bible, details as follows:

Webster, Noah.  __The Holy Bible, Containing the Old and New Testaments, in the Common Version, with Amendments of the Language__.  New Haven:  Durrie & Peck.  Sold by Hezekiah Howe & Co., and A.H. Maltby, New Haven; and by N. & J. White, New York.  1833.  v, xvi, 907pp.  First edition.  4to.  Full leather, with raised bands and marbled end-papers.  Spine beautifully re-backed, and worn leather boards treated by professional bookbinder.   Board edges worn, and corners exposed.  Ex-library, with library stamps on title page.  Moderate to heavy foxing, slight stains.  Overall, in quite good condition, with library stamps on title page being the primary flaw. $4,000.00  [ANT053]








Windows Booksellers

199 West 8th Ave, Suite 1

Eugene, OR 97401  USA


(541) 485-0014 or (800) 779-1701

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Our May New Arrivals catalog is hot off the press!   Here’s a link to the catalog:

New Arrivals May 2014

And here’s a glimpse of a few of the items.

New Arrivals Photo

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Offering another treasure unearthed from our Antiquarian stash:

Graff, Joannes Andreas.  __Geistlicher Bien-Stock, Das ist: Ein Angemehme und Heylsame Zusammentragung…__.  Augspurg: Georg Schlüter.  1709.  Vellum.  1027pp.  Ex-library. Shaken, weak hinges. Heavy foxing. Worn tooled vellum cover with metal clasps.  $277.00  [K431481]





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A few treasures from our back room…

[Tirinus, Jacobus].  __R.P. Jacobi Tirini Antuerpiani e Societate Jesu Commentariorum in S. Scripturam, Tomus Secundus, Quo Minores Prophetae et Novum Testamentum Explicantur__.  Antuerpiae: Joannem Baptistam Verdussen.  1719.  Full leather.  791-1291pp.  Ex-library. Folio. Full leather, worn & chipped at spine & edges. Worming to end papers, including half-inch hole through title page & following leaf – a few words lost. Ink notes on title page.  $100.00   [Item K431492]

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Illyrico, Matthia Flacio.  __Clavis Scripturae Seu de Sermone Sacrarum Literarum (2 vols.)__.  Francofurti et Lipsiae: Hieronymi Christiani Pauli.  1719.  Hardcover, no dust jacket..  2 vols.pp.  Folios in worn paper boards, original cover peeling away, leaving bare cardboard. Damp-staining throughout. End papers chipped & torn. Vol. II cracked front hinge. Foxing.  $147.00  [K431493]



Larson, Valentin.  __Acervus Tritici Vallatus Liliis. Waitz – Hauffen Umbgeben mit Lilgen. Oder: Lehr- und Geistreiche Cantzel-Reden, über die das Jahr Hindurch Zubegehen übliche Fest- und Fenertäg . . .__.  Augsburg & Gratz: Philipp, Johann & Martin Veith.  1716.  Hardcover, no dust jacket..  512pp.  Folio in worn paper boards, creased & cracking spine. Title page chipped & creased, repaired,  adhesive residue covering a few letters of text. Some staining to margins & edges. Foxing.  $177 .00  [K431488]

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