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Fox, George, founder of the Religious Society of Friends, 1624-1691.

Published by [Nashville: 1975?], Upper Room, (1975)

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Item Description: [Nashville: 1975?], Upper Room, 1975. Softcover. 21st printing. 38 p.; 15.5 cm. (Living selections from the great devotional classics) [First thus in 1951] As new, stapled, in orig. red wrapper. Bookseller Inventory # 030618

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GEORGE FOX & HENRY STANLEY NEWMAN, ED.

Published by S W PARTRIDGE & CO., LONDON

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Item Description: S W PARTRIDGE & CO., LONDON. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. First edition. Sent within 24 hours. Expedited UK delivery available. Edition: First Edition. Published by S W PARTRIDGE & CO., LONDON, 422 pages, 1st edition?/old book, hardback (no Dust Jacket), medium size, internally good but hinges somewhat cracked internally or weak in several places although binding quite sound, slight foxing to prelims & last pages, page edges lightly foxed, brown endpapers, boards good but corners & edges rubbed & bumped, spine cover partly (over 1/2) missing exposing binding, light rubbing to tail of spine, remainder of spine cover with faded blind stamp decorations, brown cloth faded at spine, decorative blind stamps & borders to front & rear boards, brown cloth sunned, dulled, slightly marked and rubbed, neat owners inscription on ffepp dated 1964, illustrated frontispiece with tissue guard, red tinted page block - dulled upper edge, aged copy but good sound copy internally. Bookseller Inventory # BBI1706780

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George Fox

Published by Friends Book Store, Philadelphia (1881)

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Item Description: Friends Book Store, Philadelphia, 1881. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Good tight condition, age appropriate discoloration, brown boards, corners bumped, shelf wear. Bookseller Inventory # 002609

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Fox, George)

Published by Friends Book-Store, Philadelphia, PA (1881)

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Item Description: Friends Book-Store, Philadelphia, PA, 1881. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st. First Edition, Thus; brown c w/gilt titles; owner's name; 345 clean, unmarked pages w/occasional chipping; Size: 12 vo. Bookseller Inventory # 012533

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Noctulpa: Journal of Horror Issue # 1: Noctulpa) [George Hatch,

Noctulpa) [George Hatch, editor] [cover art by Alan M. Baker] [Paul Curtis, Kenneth P. Czech, Scott H. Urban, Dale L. Sproule, C. S. Fuqua, K. J. Harmon, Bobby G. Warner, James Snyder, Janet Fox, Kim L. Neidigh, John Grey, John Schoffen, et al]

Published by George Hatch, Long Island City, NY (1987)

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Item Description: George Hatch, Long Island City, NY, 1987. Singles issue magazine. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Edition; First Printing. Long Island City, NY: George Hatch. Near Fine. 1987. First Edition; First Printing. Singles issue magazine. First edition of this first issue of this vintage horror magazine. Pictorial wrappers [about 5.5" x 8.5"], saddle-stapled, 64 pages, illustrated. A near fine copy with a light vertical crease to the front cover. See Photos. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 64 pages . Bookseller Inventory # 63479

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Item Description: Friends' Bookstore, Philadelphia, PA. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 2nd. Brown buckram. Price label on ff end paper. Bookshop ;abel on rpd. Normal browning to pages. Fpd, rpd and papers slightly foxed. Size: Octavo. Bookseller Inventory # 031340

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Fox, George; edited by Norman Penney, introduction by T. Edmund Harvey

Published by University Press, Cambridge (1925)

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Item Description: University Press, Cambridge, 1925. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. 1st. Endpapers browned, light corner bump, else pages very good. Dust jacket edge worn with small tears along edges, spine ends torn and chipped. 403pp with notes and index. Edited by Norman Penney for tercentenary of Fox's birth with an introduction by T. Edmund Harvey. Now first published for the Friends' Historical Association, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Bookseller Inventory # 62264

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Fox, George; edited by Norman Penney

Published by Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (1925)

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Item Description: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1925. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good+. First edition. 403 pages, small 4to (about 9 1/2" tall), endpapers lightly browned, pages very good. Paper dust jacket browned, edge worn, chipped, torn, now in protective cover. Small tear on frontis. Bookseller Inventory # 033221

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FOX, GEORGE

Published by CAMBRIDGE (1925)

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Item Description: CAMBRIDGE, 1925. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. FIRST. A VERY GOOD FIRST IN BROWN CLOTH. Book. Bookseller Inventory # HIS 339A

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Fox, George (Nickalls, John ed.)

Published by Cambridge University Press (1952)

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Item Description: Cambridge University Press, 1952. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. 1st Edition. This revised one volume edition of Fox's Journal is in general good condition. The dustjacket is worn and torn about the extremities. The front cover and spine have been dried by sun/light and are less pliable than the back cover. The front cover has stains at the bottom left corner and along the right hand edge. The dj back cover has staining and some marks to the top right hand spine edge. There are two small open tears in the paper dj along the back cover spine edge. The spine has a round yellow sticker at the foot. There is wear to the head and the foot of the spine. The blue waxed cloth cover is in good condition. There are shelving depressions to all four corners. The front and end pages have some mottling. The frontispage is missing. The front page is marked and has puncture marks and some creasing. The paper trim edges have some shelf marking. The condition consequent through the book is very good, clear, firm and complete. fk. Bookseller Inventory # agls

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The Autobiography of George Fox From His: Fox, George

Fox, George

Published by S. W. Partridge and Company, London, England (1886)

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Item Description: S. W. Partridge and Company, London, England, 1886. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. Second Edition. Book is clean and tight. No dust jacket. Blue boards with gilt lettering on spine. Brown aging spots on book pages. Edited by Henry Stanley Newman. 422 pages with index. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 004800

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FOX, George, (1624-1691) [ Nickalls, John L. 1892-1986, Cadbury, Henry J. 1883-1974, Nuttall, Geoffrey F. 1911-2007. ]

Published by Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (1952)

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Item Description: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1952. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good Plus. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Revised Edition. FIRST EDITION THUS. CAMBRIDGE : 1952. Original strong-grained dark blue cloth; gilt lettered spine. Dark blue top-edge. In cream printed dust-jacket (not price-clipped). Hardback. No owner name or internal markings. Tight, bright and clean. Minor wear only to jacket. VERY GOOD INDEED. Jacket VG now in a clear protective sleeve. An important edition. (xlviii), 789 pages. CONTENTS: Preface; Bibliography; Introduction George F. Nuttall; Extracts from William Penn's Preface; The Journal; George Fox's later years Henry J. Cadbury; Thomas Ellwood's Conclusion; Index. SUMMARY: George Fox, the founder of Quakerism, was born in 1642 at a time of great political turmoil when unorthodox religious ideas were met with intolerance and brutality. Rejecting his puritan background, Fox toured England, Europe and America, as a dissenting preacher. His unusual and uncompromising views led to frequent clashes with the church and the courts. Persecuted, beaten and frequently imprisoned for blasphemy, Fox was fearless in questioning the need for clergy and emphasising the accessibility of God to all. Compiled by John Nickalls from accounts dictated by Fox himself, this 1952 edition is an intimate depiction of the life and trials of a radical religious reformer who conquered depression, doubt and physical infirmity to advance the Quaker movement. It is an inspiring portrayal of the foundation and early struggles of the Religious Society of Friends and a personal account of the turbulent social and religious climate of the period. **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping**. 8vo. [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, Cumberland, Everyman, Keswick, Inklings, Literature, MacDonald, Rarities, Theology and History. ] Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 0033487

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Fox, George; Newman, Henry Stanley [ed.]

Published by S. W. Partridge and Co, London (1886)

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Item Description: S. W. Partridge and Co, London, 1886. First Edition. 220mm x 150mm (9" x 6"). xxxi, 422pp. G : in Good condition with clear view wrapper affixed with tape to eps. Cover rubbed and bumped. Spine faded with remnants of label over titles inscribed at base. Inner front hinge cracked. Browning to prelims and rear eps. Frontispiece engraving loose otherwise contents tight. Date stamp on title page Brown/gilt embossed hardback cloth cover with clear view wrapper. Bookseller Inventory # r2850

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FOX, George, (1624-1691) Abridged by Percy Livingstone Parker ; Introduction by W. Roberston Nicoll, (William Robertson), Sir, 1851-1923.

Published by Salvation Army Publishing Dept, 79-81 Fortress Road, NW, London (1905)

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Item Description: Salvation Army Publishing Dept, 79-81 Fortress Road, NW, London, 1905. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good Plus. First Edition. FIRST EDITION THUS : 1905. Hardback. Dark green cloth; gilt lettered spine. Neat inscription to fly-leaf dated Dec, 1914. No internal markings. A bright, tight and clean copy. A little foxing. VERY GOOD INDEED. (xxviii), 512 pages. Index. Scarce edition. An attractive volume. Only one copy recorded in the UK : British Library. 8vo. **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping** [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, Cumberland, Literature, Rarities, Theology and History. ] Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 0033279

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Charles Elliot Fox; W.J. Phillipps; H.S. McCully; Thomas Conly; George Graham; Bruce Biggs and others

Published by Wellington, Polynesian Society (1948)

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Item Description: Wellington, Polynesian Society, 1948. Wrappers. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Biographical notice, by W. J. Durrad; Passives in Oceanic languages, by C. E. Fox; Maori spirals, by W. J. Phillipps; Ika-whenua: the mauri of the whales on Mahia Peninsula, by W. J. Phillipps; Stone tools: the flake, by H. S. McCully; Greenstone in Otago in post-Maori times: notes on lapidaries working in Dunedin, by Thomas Conly; He kai, he kai - some food (for) some food! An example of ancient Maori form of barter (hoko), by Geo. Graham; The Mba dialects, Western Viti Levu, by Bruce G. Biggs. Bookseller Inventory # 008275

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FOX, George, (1624-1691) [ Nickalls, John L. 1892-1986, Cadbury, Henry J. 1883-1974, Nuttall, Geoffrey F. 1911-2007. ]

Published by Cambridge University Press, Cambridge (1952)

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Item Description: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 1952. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good Plus. Revised Edition. FIRST EDITION THUS. CAMBRIDGE : 1952. Original strong-grained dark blue cloth; gilt lettered spine. Dark blue top-edge. In cream printed dust-jacket (price-clipped). Hardback. No owner name or internal markings. Tight, bright and clean. NEAR FINE. Jacket VERY GOOD INDEED; now in a clear protective sleeve. An important edition. (xlviii), 789 pages. CONTENTS: Preface; Bibliography; Introduction George F. Nuttall; Extracts from William Penn's Preface; The Journal; George Fox's later years Henry J. Cadbury; Thomas Ellwood's Conclusion; Index. SUMMARY: George Fox, the founder of Quakerism, was born in 1642 at a time of great political turmoil when unorthodox religious ideas were met with intolerance and brutality. Rejecting his puritan background, Fox toured England, Europe and America, as a dissenting preacher. His unusual and uncompromising views led to frequent clashes with the church and the courts. Persecuted, beaten and frequently imprisoned for blasphemy, Fox was fearless in questioning the need for clergy and emphasising the accessibility of God to all. Compiled by John Nickalls from accounts dictated by Fox himself, this 1952 edition is an intimate depiction of the life and trials of a radical religious reformer who conquered depression, doubt and physical infirmity to advance the Quaker movement. It is an inspiring portrayal of the foundation and early struggles of the Religious Society of Friends and a personal account of the turbulent social and religious climate of the period. **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping**. 8vo. [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, Cumberland, Everyman, Keswick, Inklings, Literature, MacDonald, Rarities, Theology and History. ] Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 0033486

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FOX, George, (1624-1691) Revised by Norman Penney; Introduction by Rufus Jones

Published by Dent - Everyman, London & Toronto (1924)

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Item Description: Dent - Everyman, London & Toronto, 1924. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. First Edition Thus. FIRST EVERYMAN EDITION. LONDON : 1924. Revised & reissued for the Tercentenary of Geo. Fox. Everyman's Library of Biography. Hardback. Revised Edition by Norman Penney; Introduction by Rufus Jones. Original grey ribbed cloth, lettered and decorated full spine, blind 'Dent' motif on front cover, decorative end-papers. Tight and clean. No owner name or internal markings. Minor wear to binding. VERY GOOD. (xxxii), 359 pages. Index. Bibliography: p. xiv. Printed at 'The Temple Press, Letchworth, England'. See Seymour's Guide to Everyman, 2005, See Seymour p. 149. SCARCE. **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping**. [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, Cumberland, Everyman, Inklings, Literature, Rarities, Theology and History. ]. Sm.8vo. Dent Everyman Library No. 754. Size: Small Octavo. Bookseller Inventory # 0033905

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Clifford, John (1836-1923). Minister of Westbourne Park Baptist Chapel, London. George Fox & Roger Williams, Andrew Fuller, 1754-1815,

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Item Description: Baptist Union Publication Department, London, 1925. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Portrait Frontispiece of Clifford, John (1836-1923). Minister of Westbourne Park Baptist Chapel, London. (illustrator). First Edition. LONDON : 1924-1925. Hardback. Essays, Baptist History, and Book Notices. Portrait Frontispiece of John Clifford who died in 1923. Dark green pebble-grained cloth {bound by Morley & Son, Leeds}. Gilt lettered and ruled spine. Sprinkled edges. No owner name or internal markings. Bright, tight and clean. Minor wear to head of spine. VERY GOOD. (viii), 391 pages. Index. Index of Contributors. ESSAYS on Revival, John Clifford, Russia, Czecho-Slovaks, French Protestants in 1711, Anglo-Catholicism; its Strengths & Weakness, Pastoral Visiting, What a Chinaman thinks of China etc., HISTORY : George Fox & Roger Williams, Andrew Fuller, 1754-1815, Baptists of East Kent, 1643, Signatories of the Midlands Confession 1951, Slavery in Jamaica and America 1838, etc., etc., **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping** 8vo. [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, CHS, Cumberland, Everyman, GKC, Inklings, Keswick, Literature, MacDonald, Rarities, Theology and History. ]. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 0031615

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Fox, George (1624-1691).

Published by Printed by W.Richardson and S. Clark and Sold by Luke Hinde, London: 1765 (1765)

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Item Description: Printed by W.Richardson and S. Clark and Sold by Luke Hinde, London: 1765, 1765. Full Leather. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 3rd Edition. pp. lix, 679, (xxviii). Folio. Engraved bookplate of: John Glaisyer, Chymist & Druggist, Brighton" Engraved armorial bookplate of Francis Frederick Fox Contemporary full leather binding, joints cracked. A nice copy of an important and scarce Quaker work. George Fox (1624-1691), was the founder of the Society of Friends (Quakers). By nature serious and contemplative, at the age of 19 he entered upon a wandering quest for spiritual enlightenment. In 1646 he underwent a mystical experience that convinced him that Christianity was not an outward profession but an inner light by which Christ directly illumines the believing soul. Revelation was for Fox not confined to the Scriptures. In 1647 he began to preach. Although often the victim of mob brutality and eight times imprisoned between 1649 and 1675, Fox won many followers, especially among groups of separatists. In 1668 he prepared the first pattern of organization, which was for some years to serve as the discipline of the Society of Friends. The London Yearly Meeting was started in 1671. To confirm his followers in their beliefs and to spread the truths, Fox went in 1671 to the West Indies and to America, where he made arduous journeys to various colonies scattered between New England and North Carolina. Later he twice visited Holland. His sincerity, serenity, fearlessness, and powerful preaching are attested to by a number of his contemporaries. This Journal, with a preface by William Penn, was first published in 1694. An early owner od this book was Francis Frederick Fox (1832-1915) the 2nd son of Francis Ker Fox of Brislington House. He was an oil and colour merchant, President of the Grateful Society in 1869. Sadly, his wife Alice died in childbirth in 1870 and he was left a widower with six children. He was Master of the Society of Merchant Venturers in 1878 & 79 and Sheriff in 1894. He was a J.P. for Bristol and for Gloucestershire and an Alderman for the city from 1865. He wrote extensively on local history. Perhaps he was a descendant of the great Quaker George Fox. Smith p. 690; Sabin 25352. **PRICE JUST REDUCED! PA62. Bookseller Inventory # 026R17

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Item Description: Philadelphia, For sale at Friend's Book Store, 1881. I-VI, 7-345,1 Seiten 2 leere Bll. Orig.Printing from 1881, no Reprint. George Fox, (1624-1691) und seine Reisen. Gutes, wohl erhaltenes Exemplar. Kl. Flecken am Deckel, hinten kl., sauberes Papierstreifen am Rücken geklebt. / Papersticker on the back. Binding slightly worn. Paper in fine condition. Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 900 Brauner Or.-Leineneinband. kl.8vo. / Full cloth. Bookseller Inventory # 74348

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A Journal or Historical Account of the: FOX, GEORGE

Item Description: London, Printed for Thomas Northcott, in George-Yard, in Lombard-Street. MDCXCIV. [1694]., 1694. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. No Jacket. 1st Edition. George Fox(1624-1691) founder of the Society of Friends. "Born in Leicestershire and apprenticed to a shoemaker, he apparently had no formal schooling. In 1643 he parted fromfamily and friends and traveled in search of enlightenment. After long painful struggles he came in 1646 to rely on the `Inner Light of the Living Christ.' He forsook church attendance, dismissed contemporary religious controversies as trivial, and in 1647 began to preach that truth is to be found in God's voice speaking to the soul- -hence, `Friends of Truth' later abbreviated to `Friends.' In 1649 he was jailed for interrupting a Nottingham church service with an impassioned appeal from the Scriptures to the Holy Spirit as the authority and guide. In 1650 at Derby he was imprisoned as a blasphemer, and there a judge nicknamed the `Quakers,' after Fox had exhorted the magistrates to 'tremble at the word of the Lord.' .Fox spent six years in different prisons, sometimes under terrible conditions. He campaigned against the latter and against other social evils. His famous journal was published posthumously in 1694."--Douglas: The New Int'l Dict. of the Christian Church, pp.383- 384. We offer the 1694 First Edition of his Journal, indispensable for the study of his life and the early days of the Quakers. Provenance, the following two inscriptions written on leaf A1 and bottom of p.632. 3rd inscription on leaf A1 only. Leaf A1 of Penn's Preface has the following in old pen: "Matthew [E]stes Book Bou[ght] of Thomas Northcott & George Yard, Lombard Street, London the 9th of 3rd Month 169[5] 24,-6 SIH." "Samuel Pope his Book Bougt of Hannah Estes of Salem(?) the 7th of ye 1c 1727/8 Cost 14£." "Descended Aln____ [missing words] [Po]pe y. 3 in a tight Line unto 1763." This is the true First Edition with the original printing of pages 309 and 441 to which corrections were made and substituted inmany copies. See Joseph Smith:A Descriptive Catalogue of Friends' Books, Vol. I, p.691. Bound full leather, sometime early on rebacked with a piece of leather pasted over spine--this eventually failed and sometime more recently rebacked in the same style in lighter leather and with the earlier rebacked spine strip laid over, leather on original boards worn through at all edges, heavily chipped, cracked & flaking, corners rounded down considerably as are the page edge corners, a strip of old cloth strengthens the inside hinges, lacks free endpapers and flyleaves, light to heavy foxing, damp stains scattered throughout. LACKING title but a facsimile sometime supplied on old paper, the next five leaves A-B2 & C1, have smaller outside margins--i.e. they are either from another copy or have had tattered edges trimmed off. They do have a similar water mark to the following pages. Leaf A1 encapsulated but lacking two large pieces including some text, the next 2 leaves lacking marginal pieces and repaired, top third of a4 torn away, Zzz4 lacking corner & some text, numerous other leaves with tears and repairs. LACKING last two leaves or 4 pages of index--index ends in the O's. The last 8 leaves are smaller--same size as the first six leaves. Collation: title, A-M2, A2-4, a4, b2, B-Oo4, Pp2, Aaa-Eeee4, Ffff6, Aaaaa-Bbbbbb4, Cccccc-Ffffff2,--lacking gathering Gggggg1-2 at the end. Pagination: (1) title, (1) blank, (48) Wm Penn's Preface, i-xviii Testimony of Margaret Fox & friends, 1-284pp, next 8 pages are numbered as leaves(i.e. number on recto only) leaves 281-284, then pages 285- 287, 188-423 (page numbers 424-427 not used), 428-632pp, (4) place index, (6) names of friends(index), (4) subject matters & things (index)--but lacking 4 more pages of this index. Pp. 204-205 misnumbered 104-105; p.399 misnumbered 309. Online ESTC Citation No.R3344. Wing F1854. Bookseller Inventory # 17824

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1709 George FOX Journal Voyages QUAKERS William: FOX, George

FOX, George

Published by London : Printed and sold by J. Sowle in White-Hart-Court in Gracious-Street, 1709. Second edition (1709)

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Item Description: London : Printed and sold by J. Sowle in White-Hart-Court in Gracious-Street, 1709. Second edition, 1709. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. 1709 George FOX Journal Voyages QUAKERS William Penn Society of Friends Martyrs “One of the most extraordinary and instructive narratives in the world!” – Sir James Mackintosh, on Journal or Historical Account An incredible work on the life, ministry, travels, and faith of George Fox, the found of the Quakers. First published in 1694, this journal outlines the works of Fox’s travels. It is compared to Saint Augustine’s ‘Confessions’ as one of the most important religious journals and autobiographies. This book contains prefatory material by William Penn. Item number: #463 Price: $1250 FOX, George A journal, or Historical account of the life, travels, sufferings, Christian experiences and labour of love in the work of the ministry, of that ancient, eminent and faithful servant of Jesus Christ, George Fox London : Printed and sold by J. Sowle in White-Hart-Court in Gracious-Street, 1709. Second edition Details: • Collation complete with all pages: 2 volumes: [lxxii], 592; 580, [18]. o Part 2 with a separate title and pagination • Binding: Leather; tight and secure • References: Sabin 25352 • Language: English • Size: ~7.5in X 5in (20cm x 12cm) Our Guarantee: Very Fast. Very Safe. Free Shipping Worldwide. Customer satisfaction is our priority! Notify us with 7 days of receiving, and we will offer a full refund without reservation! 463 Photos available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-1494862411292

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Item Description: Thomas Northcott, London, 1694. Full calf. Book Condition: Good. First Edition. The Lord, the 13th and the Eleventh Month, 1690, the First Volume. [50], xviii, 632 & [16] pages bound in plain contemporary - or near contemporary - full calf which is rubbed. No further volumes were published. The Journal itself is preceded by "The Preface being a Summary Account of the Divers Dispensations of God" (48 pages) by William Penn; pages i-ix "The Testament of Margaret Fox Concerning Her Late Husband George Fox"; pages x-xvii other testimonies. The Journal begins as page 1 and continues to page 287 when on the verso od Pp2 the pagination resumes at page 188 and continues to page 632, with the text continuing through the break in the pagination. The collation moves from Pp2 to Aaa without a break in the text. page 399 is misnumbered as page 309. The doubling of pages 189-286 is recognised in the heading to the First Table or index. Following the Journal come 16 un-numbered pages of four Tables or indexes. Aproximately 20 pages have had blank areas - margins etc - strengthened by paper "patches" - not prfessionally done but seeming to work perfectly well. Approximately 55 pages have contemporary marginal comments, sometimes a few words, sometimes a short paragraph. Unfortunately the comments have been intriguingly scored through. Where the scoring has been neglected, or where the original can be recovered, it is revealef the comments are of a theological nature. On page 309 the words "from Christ" in the text "this Justice [in Christ] Clark fell distracted" has been attempted to be blanked out by the original commentator. There is no half-title and nothing beyond the Fourth Table, though this comes to a logical conclusion and doesn't suggest that any text is missing. The final page of text - single leaf Gggggg - has been crumpled and water-stained and some letters are lacking over 2" at the outer margin of the text. on the endpaper the name of the annotator (and first owner?) has been scribbled through, though the words "her book" can be made out. The next owner's name to appear - C18th - is Sarah Marriott, then "Charles Elcock / 5 iv 1876 then Marion B Gibbins - C20th. Faults noted apart, this is a good well-printed copy with wide margins and possibly an intriguing provenance. The contemporary calf binding is chipped at the head and tail of the spine and is generally rubbed, but it is holding together very well. A heavy and valuable book, so additional shipping and insurance will be asked for. Size: 8" x 12" (210mm x300mm). Bookseller Inventory # 020438

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Fox, George

Published by Thomas Northcott (1694)

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Item Description: Thomas Northcott, 1694. Hardcover. Book Condition: Collectible: Good. First Edition. Full leather. Original boards with fairly heavy rubbing to edges. Handsomely rebacked with raised bands, red label stating "Fox's Journal". Fairly small chip to upper corner of title page - no text involved. Bookseller Inventory # 0001910

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