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The Recreations of a Country Parson Third Series

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1878

Seller ID: 048704


Small tear to cloth along the edge of spine strip and wear to cloth at head and tale of spine strip. Boards are lightly soiled. Internally text block is clean. Small tear to margin of page 3. A perfectly acceptable reading copy. 324 pages. Concerning the life of a Victorian Country Parson. View more info

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The Life of Thomas More

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Chatto & Windus: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028053


Brings us closer to a man who has remained an enigma for 500 years - a man of great spirituality and deep piety, yet also ambitious and who as Lord Chancellor dominated the court of Henry VIII. 435 pages. A clean, bright copy in very good jacket. View more info

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The Many Faces of Christ : Portraying the Holy in the East and West, 300 to 1300

By: Bacci, Michele

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Reaktion Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060764


Rigorous and innovative study which makes a vital contribution to an ongoing debate about the emergence and crystallisation of a particular physiognomy for Jesus in Christian art. Clean, glossy copy in a d/w - 294 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Aubrey

By: Beauchamp, Aubrey

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Santa Ana, CA, USA, Promise Pub Co: 1988

Seller ID: 053254


Autobiography of Aubrey Beauchamp - the Founder and Executive Directory of the U.S. Hospital Christian Fellowship. A very good clean paperback which has small crease to rear cover. Gift inscription inside front cover. 270 pages + epilogue. View more info

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Memorials of Mr. Serjeant Bellasis : 1800-1873

By: Bellasis, Edward

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Burns & Oates Ltd: 1895

Seller ID: 061419


The life and times of Mr. Serjeant Bellasis as told by his son. Some foxing to the tissue protecting the frontis of the subject else a clean, square hardback showing some sunning to cover/spine - 244 pages including an index of Persons. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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In Vrede : Mijn Laatste Drie Levensjaren

By: Bernardin, Cardinal Joseph

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Nederlands, Lannoo/ Ten Have: 1997

Seller ID: 052525


Clean bright copy with text in DUTCH. Dustjacket shows light sunning to spine. Gift inscription to ffep - 143 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Rosie - Shining for Jesus

By: Birmingham, Deborah

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Excalibur Press of London: 1989

Seller ID: 053181


Inspirational story of Rosie Boggia who after being badly paralysed after a fall came to God. A very good clean large format paperback. Illustrated with b.w and colour photographs. Gift inscription to front endpaper. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Hurrell Froude and the Oxford Movement

By: Brendon, Piers

Price: £14.00

Publisher: London, Paul Elek: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048316


The first full-scale study of Froude (1803-36), who was one of the prime movers in the principal religious efforfescence of the nineteenth century, the Oxford Movement. Unveils a significant number of previously lost letters along with other original material. Clean square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing slight shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine - 235 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Building Jerusalem : A Portrait of My Father

By: Bullock, Alan

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane The Penguin Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 053260


Presents Frank Bullock's ideas with all the understanding and clarity which readers have come to expect from his son, now one of Britain's most distinguished historians. Clean tight hardback in an unclipped d/w - 304 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Life & Times of Bishop Ullathorne Volumes I & II

By: Butler, Dom Cuthbert

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Burns, Oates and Washbourne: 1926

Seller ID: 061813


Fraying to cloth along both spine strips and wear to cloth at spine ends. Spine strips have faded. Otherwise bindings of both volumes square and tight. Text block is clean. Gift inscription on half title reads - 'A gift from Dr Thorman Bishop of Newcastle & Hexham' Both front endpapers have previous owner's name St Catherine's Convent and date October 1935' in black ink. Volume I 368 pages. Volume II - 331 pages including index. Biography of as the English prelate w... View more info

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The Cult of the Virgin Mary : Psychological Origins

By: Carroll, Michael P.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Princeton, NJ, USA, Princeton University Press: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061441


Ingenious combination of historical sleuthing, psychoanalytic theory, and bold speculation as the author makes sense of many of the critical details of Mariolatry past and present. Bright, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 253 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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St Francis of Assisi

By: Chesterton, G. K.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1958

Edition: Twenty-Ninth Impression

Seller ID: 061431


Chesterton looks at the life and times of the most lovable of all the Saints. Previous owner's name to the ffep else a good, clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing slight shelfwear & tear with sunning to spine - 190 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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God Can Be Trusted

By: Goldsmith, Elizabeth

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028545


An OMF missionary in Indonesia finds a first-hand faith essential. Tanning to page margins and crease to cover. A good reading copy - 189 pages. View more info

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Joseph

By: Goldsmith, Margaret

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, Rich & Cowan: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048597


Looks at Joseph's life from a historical rather than biblical perspective, considering his development from a human point of view and representing him as a brilliant human being whose success depended on his own initiative, rather than as an aloof patriarch and saviour of his people. A good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Some foxing to page edges but text block is generally clean. 218 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Lifetime In Preparation - India 1896-1965

By: Goswami, Satsvarupa Dasa

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, USA, Bhaktivedanta Book Trust: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003774


A biography of his divine grace A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Volume 1. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 357 pages including index. First printing. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Planting the Seed - New York City 1965-1966

By: Goswami, Satsvarupa Dasa

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Los Angeles, CA, USA, Bhaktivedanta Book Trust: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003775


A biography of his divine grace A.C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada. Volume 2. Jacket has scratch mark to rear cover. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 331 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Pluscarden Story

By: Hamilton, Ronald

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Elgin, Morayshire, Pluscarden Abbey: 1977

Seller ID: 061666


Tells the story of the Abbey from its foundation, in 1230, by King Alexander II of Scotland. Clean, tight copy - 84 pages including index. Sunning to spine. Includes, laid in, a newspaper cutting for the obituary of Dom Basil Roblinson. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Canon Barnett - His Life, Work, and Friends

By: His Wife

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1921

Edition: Cheaper Edition

Seller ID: 062046


Biography of the Anglican cleric and social reformer who was particularly associated with the establishment of the first university settlement, Toynbee Hall, in east London in 1884. Some loss to cloth at head of spine, and spine strip has faded. Browning to pages. 805 pages. Frontis + 10 b/w photographs. View more info

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Gulielma : Wife of William Penn

By: Hodgkin, L. V.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green & Co: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043204


Vivid study, documented by quotations from their own journals and letters, of the group of Early Quakers who lived near Jordans in Buckinghamshire. Contains portraits and other illustrations relating to the principles. Good, clean copy in a price-clipped d/w showing some signs of shelfwear & tear - 227 pages including index and attached, fold-out family tree, Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Simple Sketches of England & Her Churchmen in the Middle Ages

By: L. G.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Wells Gardner, Darton & Co: 1896

Seller ID: 045267


The author of ' First Teachings about the English Church ' aims to give some account of the English Church in the period between the Norman Conquest and the reign of Henry VIII by way of short biographies of the most prominent Churchmen during that time. Clean square copy with odd, light foxing mainly confined to margins - 201 pages. Previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown. Next post dispatch. View more info