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Tibetan G-Yung-Drung Bon Monastery in India

By: N/A

Price: £12.50

Publisher: India, Yungdrung Bon Monastic Centre: 1983

Seller ID: 053993

Condition: Good


20 page pamphlet which offers an overview of the Tibetan Bonpo Foundation. Light creasing throughout. View more info

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Inside the Cloister

By: Anon

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Bristol, Avon, Buckfast Abbey:

Seller ID: 014779

Condition: Very Good


A look at life & work inside the monastery walls. Illustrated with b&w photographs. Undated & unpaginated with light stain to rear cover. Internally clean and bright. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Pictorial History of St. Davids Cathedral - Eglwys Gadeiriol Ty Ddewi

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Pitkin Pictorials: 1971

Seller ID: 023416

Condition: Very Good


A very good, clean copy in uncreased card covers. 24 pages. Illustrated throughout in b&w. A history and guide to the Pembrokeshire cathedral built on the site of a 6th Century monastery. View more info

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Thomas Merton and the Monastic Vision

By: Cunningham, Lawrence S.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, USA, Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061436

ISBN: 0802802222

Condition: Very Good


Part of the Library of Religious Biography Series which sees Professor Cunningham asserting that Merson's prolific writings and his continuing influence can only be understood against the background of his contemplative experience as a Trappist monk. View more info

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The Frescoes of St. Pherapont Monastery

By: Danilova, Irina

Price: £87.50

Publisher: Moskow, Iskusstvo Publishing House: 1970

Seller ID: 036027

Condition: Fair


Double volume bound into one. Some staining to covers and spine strip has darkened but internally text block and plates are clean. Illustrated with numerous colour and b.w. plates. Text in both Russian and English. Presented in repaired slipcase. The cycle of frescoes in the Cathedral of St. Pherapont Monasteryare by Dionisius the Wise, the great master icon painter of the second half of the 16th century. These are the only original frescoes in Russia preserved untouched in their entirety since the Middle Ages. View more info

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A Time to Keep Silence

By: Fermor, Patrick Leigh

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 066041

ISBN: 0719539633

Condition: Very Good


The author's graphic account of his travels to the Benedictine Abbey of St. Wandrille, the Abbey of Solesmes, the Cistercian Monastery of La Grande Trappe, and the Rock Monasteries of Cappadocia. Clean, bright copy in a price-clipped d/w - 95 pages. Second edition with an additional Introduction. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Meditations on the Devine Liturgy of the Holy Eastern Orthodox Catholic and Apostolic Church

By: Gogol, Nikolai

Price: £19.50

Publisher: Jordanville, NY, USA, Holy Trinity Monastery: 1985

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 052544

Condition: Good


Translated by L. Alexieff and edited by Archimandrite Lazarus. Clean, slightly wavy copy with some light sunning to page edges and covers. 58 page stapled booklet. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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How They Lived in a Mediaeval Monastery

By: Hadenius, Stig; Janrup, Birgit

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Guildford, Surrey, Lutterworth Press: 1978

Seller ID: 047914

ISBN: 0718823664

Condition: Reading Copy


Ex-library copy with usual stamps and front endpaper has been removed & some bubbling to laminate. Children's book which builds a picture of life in a medieval monastery. Text block clean. A perfectly acceptable reading copy. 32 pages. Illustrated with colour and b/w drawings and photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The School of Charity : The Letters of Thomas Merton on Religious Renewal and Spiritual Direction

By: Hart, Brother Patrick ( Selected and Edited By )

Price: £17.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Farrar Straus & Giroux: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061786

ISBN: 0374254494

Condition: Very Good


Third volume in the series featuring Merton's correspondence with fellow-religious around the world. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 434 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Mont Saint-Michel

By: Jacques, Rene

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Wilhelm Andermann: 1963

Seller ID: 044673

Condition: Very Good


With 30 colour plates. Introduction by Bewrnard Champigneulle, translated by Gladys Wheelhouse, gives the reader an insight into the origin and history of the famous French monastery and fortress - 61 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Return of the Benedictines to London : A History of Ealing Abbey from 1896 to Independence

By: Kollar, Rene

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Tunbridge Wells, Kent, Burns & Oates: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061437

ISBN: 0860121755

Condition: Very Good


Offers a history of Ealing Abbey from 1896 until it became an independent priory soon after the Second World War. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing slightest shelfwear - 228 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Monastery of St. John the Theologian

By: Papadopoulos S.A.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Patmos, Not Stated: 1977

Seller ID: 009397

Condition: Very Good


A guide to the Monastery on the Dodecanese Island of Patmos. 62pp. Illustrated with both colour and b/w photos. Title page is rubbed toward top part of page - does not interfere with the text. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Ashridge - A Living History

By: Sanecki, Kay, N.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex, Phillimore & Co: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 066104

ISBN: 1860770207

Condition: Very Good


Traces the story of Ashridge from its beginnings as a monastery established by Edmund of Cornwall in 1283, and brings to life its importance in both local and national history. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. 82 pages. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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The Monastery

By: Scott, Sir Walter

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T.C. & E.C. Jack:

Seller ID: 052932

Condition: Good


Square, tight hardback which has slightly faded spine and foxing to page edges but text block is clean. Undated. 8 b/w plates. 332 pages. Novel set in Elizabethan England which centres around the Monastery of Kennaquhair. Part of the Waverley Novels series Vol 10. View more info

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The Westminster Corridor : Anglo-Saxon Story of Westminster Abbey and Its Lands in Middlesex

By: Sullivan, David

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Historical Publications Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064416

ISBN: 0948667249

Condition: Near Fine


Describes the founding of a small monastery on the edge of the flooding River Thames which in time became the world-famous Westminster Abbey. Clean, glossy, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 190 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info