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Thomas William Allies (SIGNED COPY), Allies, Mary H.
1 Allies, Mary H. Thomas William Allies (SIGNED COPY)
London Burns Oates and Washbourne Ltd 1924 First Edition Hard Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall Signed by Author
Biography of one of the Anglican churchmen who joined the Roman Catholic Church in the early period of the Oxford Movement, written by his daughter and SIGNED by her to the ffep with the inscription ''Eileen Fripp From Mary Allies In memoriam T.W.A.'' Internally clean copy with light signs of shelfwear to covers - 215 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 50.00 GBP
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Thomas Becket, Barlow, Frank
2 Barlow, Frank Thomas Becket
London Weidenfeld & Nicholson 1986 0297789082 / 9780297789086 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Professor Barlow's acclaimed biography which is based on the original sources and informed by the most recent scholarship as he examines the life, career, and death of one of the most popular saints in Western Christendom. Tanning to page margins else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 334 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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In His Armour - The Life of John Hunt of Fiji, Birtwhistle, Allen
3 Birtwhistle, Allen In His Armour - The Life of John Hunt of Fiji
London The Cargate Press 1954 Hard Cover Good Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Signed to a bookplate pasted on the front endpaper "Allen Birtwhistle with very happy memories and best wishes 28 Feb 1957" and also included is a small Xmas card signed "from Allen Birtwhistle with much gratitude for a happy visit". Square, tight hardback which has some foxing to page edges. Illustrated with b/w sketches and a colour frontis. Dustwrapper is tatty with areas of loss to front top edge. 196 pages including index. The story of the Christian missionary who answered a call to go to Fiji to discover that the island was full of savage cannibals. 196 pages including index. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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The Life and Letters of Frederick William Faber, D.D., Priest of the Oratory of St Philip Neri, Bowden, John Edward
4 Bowden, John Edward The Life and Letters of Frederick William Faber, D.D., Priest of the Oratory of St Philip Neri
London Burns & Oates Hard Cover Good No Jacket - as Issued 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Recalls the life and works of the noted English hymn writer and theologian, who converted from Anglicanism to the Catholic priesthood. Not dated. Some light sunning to page edges else a good clean copy with a tissue-protected frontispiece of the subject .Light shelfwear to boards and sunning to spine - 447 pages plus Publisher's Catalogue (dd 1888). Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Robert Runcie : The Reluctant Archbishop, Carpenter, Humphrey
5 Carpenter, Humphrey Robert Runcie : The Reluctant Archbishop
London Hodder & Stoughton 1999 0340571071 / 9780340571071 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Reveals the man, behind the office, who became the 102nd Archbishop of Canterbury. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 401 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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A Man of Peace in a World at War - the Story of George L. Carpenter, Carpenter, Stella
6 Carpenter, Stella A Man of Peace in a World at War - the Story of George L. Carpenter
Australia Privately Published 1993 0646135627 / 9780646135625 Second Edition Card Covers Very Good 8vo 
The story of General George L. Carpenter - who was the world leader of the Salvation Army from 1939-1946 - and his wife Minnie. Foreword by General Eva Burrows. 343 pages. Clean, bright copy which appears unread. 
Price: 14.50 GBP
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William Bernard Ullathorne 1836-1889 : A Different Kind of Monk, Champ, Judith F.
7 Champ, Judith F. William Bernard Ullathorne 1836-1889 : A Different Kind of Monk
Leominster, Herefordshire Gracewing 2006 0852446543 / 9780852446546 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
The first new biography, since 1926, of the English prelate who held high offices in the Roman Catholic Church during the nineteenth-century. Slight lean to spine else a clean, bright copy in a d/w - 538 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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Father Faber, Chapman, Ronald
8 Chapman, Ronald Father Faber
London Burns & Oates 1961 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Looks at the life and times of the noted English hymn writer and theologian, who converted from Anglicanism to the Catholic priesthood. Clean, bright hardback - 374 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Runcie, the Making of an Archbishop, Duggan, Margaret
9 Duggan, Margaret Runcie, the Making of an Archbishop
London Hodder and Stoughton 1983 034032340X / 9780340323403 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
238pp. Illustrated with mono plates. Biography of this remarkable and at times controversial man. Lovely clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Martin Luther, Evennett, H. O.
10 Evennett, H. O. Martin Luther
London Catholic Truth Society 1958 70th Thousand Soft Cover Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
12 page stapled pamphlet. Some light crease marks and spotting. Brief look at the life and times of the miner's son born circa 1483. 
Price: 8.50 GBP
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Goodwill on Fire : Donald Soper's Life and Mission, Frost, Brian
11 Frost, Brian Goodwill on Fire : Donald Soper's Life and Mission
London Hodder & Stoughton 1996 0340642831 / 9780340642832 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Comprehensive biography which reveals a man of many facets and an unwavering faith. Some light tanning to page edges else a clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w - 324 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Life and Letters of Thomas Thellusson Carter, Hutchings, Ven. W. H.
12 Hutchings, Ven. W. H. Life and Letters of Thomas Thellusson Carter
London Longmans, Green & Co 1904 Second Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Life and Letters of the Warden of the House of Mercy, Clewer, Hon. Canon of Christ Church, Oxford, and for thirty-six years Rector of Clewer. Internally clean, bright copy in purple boards which have sunned to brown (see photo) - 343 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Mission to Paradise : The Life and Times of Father Junipero Serra, King, Kenneth M.
13 King, Kenneth M. Mission to Paradise : The Life and Times of Father Junipero Serra
London Burns & Oates 1956 First Edition Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Illustrated with photographs which reflect the spirit of the age of discovery and exploration of America's Far West. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 190 pages including bibliography. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Anthony Norris Groves : Saint and Pioneer, Lang, G. H.
14 Lang, G. H. Anthony Norris Groves : Saint and Pioneer
London Thynne & Co 1939 First Edition Hard Cover Good + Fair 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
A combined study of a Man of God and of the Original Principles and Practices of The Brethren with applications to present conditions. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w which shows wear & tear and some loss. Ffep removed. Previous owner's name to front pastedown. The publishing details to the title page have had a blank sticker placed over them and a blue stamp 'From G.H.LANG, WALSHAM-LE-WILLOWS SUFFOLK' stamped over it. A few page corners have been slightly bumped. Top edges dusty. Green boards with gilt lettering to cover and spine. 438 pages including index. 
Price: 47.50 GBP
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John Keble : A Biography, Lock, Walter
15 Lock, Walter John Keble : A Biography
London Methuen & Co 1893 Third Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Good, clean copy with a gift inscription to the ffep. Adds to the memory of one of the leaders of the Oxford Movement through access to much unpublished correspondence and conversations with personal friends. Some pages remain uncut - 245pp including Appendices. Next post dispatch . 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Thomas More : A Biography, Marius, Richard
16 Marius, Richard Thomas More : A Biography
London Fount Paperbacks 1986 0006269982 / 9780006269984 First Paperback Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Superb biography which shows us as never before all the dark side of More in such a way as only to heighten the glory of his end. Good, clean copy with some sunning to page edges and previous owner's name to half-title - 562 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Saraband : The Memoirs of E.L.Mascall, Mascall, Eric Lionel
17 Mascall, Eric Lionel Saraband : The Memoirs of E.L.Mascall
Leominster, Herefordshire Gracewing 1995 085244222X / 9780852442227 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Fr. Mascall's classic autobiography told with constant humour, coupled with the magnificent collection of anecdotes assembled from many years of clerical and acadenic life. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 392 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 16.00 GBP
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Edward Ilsley : Bishop of Birmingham 1888-1911 - Archbishop 1911-1921, McInally, Mary
18 McInally, Mary Edward Ilsley : Bishop of Birmingham 1888-1911 - Archbishop 1911-1921
London Burns & Oates 2002 0860123154 / 9780860123156 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Traces the subject's life from his childhood in Stafford and school days at Sedgley Park onwards. Clean, bright copy in a d/w - 413 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Clement V, Menache, Sophia
19 Menache, Sophia Clement V
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire Cambridge University Press 1998 0521592194 / 9780521592192 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Offers a complete analysis of Clement's pontificate from the two complementary viewpoints provided by diplomatic documentation and by narrative sources. Clean, bright copy which appears unread- 351 pages including index. Reliable next post dispatch. 
Price: 57.50 GBP
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The Seven Mountains of Thomas Merton, Mott, Michael
20 Mott, Michael The Seven Mountains of Thomas Merton
London Sheldon Press 1986 0859694828 / 9780859694827 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo 
The first authoritative life of Merton, written with the full co-operation of the Thomas Merton Legacy Trust. Heavy, large volume hardback in an unclipped d/w showing sunning to spine - 690 pages including index. Included, laid in, are several newspaper cuttings relating to the subject. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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