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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 Kirkbridge Conversations - Six dialogues of Christian Faith

By: Blamires, Harry

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, S.P.C.K.: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 036252

Condition: Very Good


Six dialogues covering the following topics:- Faith; Religious Life; the Church; Hope; Death and Conversion. A very good clean paperback. 167 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Life-Story of Our Gracious Queen Mary

By: Brewer, Jeanie Rose

Price: £27.50

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 052379

Condition: Good


With a tissue-protected photogravure frontispiece and sixteen other plates. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback split into four chapters - Queen Mary as a Child; Queen Mary as a Wife; Queen Mary as a Mother; Queen Mary's Kith and Kin. All top edges gilt - 116 pages. Silk marker still attached. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Times Famous Passages from Spiritual Writings

By: Collins, Owen

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Harpercollins Pub Ltd: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016927

ISBN: 0007102267

Condition: Near Fine


As new, unread copy which shows signs of minimal shelf wear. Next post UK dispatch. "Classic spiritual wisdom from theologians, philosophers and poets down the ages". View more info

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George Eliot's Life

By: Cross, J. W.

Price: £32.50

Publisher: London, William Blackwood and Sons:

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 005345

Condition: Good


Red cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. viii + 646 pages. There is some rubbing to the back cover near the spine. The spine has darkened and is splitting/fraying to the ends and where the rear cover meets the rear board. Small marks to front cover. Some minor foxing. 8 b/w illustrations. Tissue protected frontis of George Eliot. Marginalia. Inscription in back of book reads 'George Eliot - Those who knew her only from her books have but a faint idea of her character. Elle etait pus femme, & had more feminine qualities than almost anyone that I have ever known. She was so kind and goo... View more info

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Norton Priory : The Archaeology of a Medieval Religious House

By: Greene, J. Patrick

Price: £32.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 027880

ISBN: 0521330548

Condition: Very Good


Unique study of medieval monastic life which for the first time integrates the results of modern archaeology investigation with conventional historical and architectural research. Light sunning to page edges else a clean, bright copy with 167 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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A Shepherd in the Snow - The Life Story of Walter Perrett of Labrador (SIGNED COPY)

By: Hutton, Samuel King

Price: £352.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 044864

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED by the author with the inscription "To T.W. Wheeler with the kindest wishes of Samuel King Hulton - Nov 1936." A very good, clean copy in unclipped 5/- net dustjacket. Darkening to front pastedown. 285 pages. Samuel King Hutton's story of the missionary Walter Whatley Perrett's forty-years of service in Labrador, Newfoundland. An attractive copy of this now hard-to-find title. View more info

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Encounters With Eternity : Religious Views of Death and Life After Death

By: Johnson, Christopher Jay;McGee, Marsha G ( Editors ).

Price: £17.50

Publisher: New York, NY, USA, Philosophical Library: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 055403

ISBN: 0802224938

Condition: Very Good


A variety of contributors, as spokesperson for their respective religions, investigate their holy books, sort through their histories, call upon their prophets and sages, and, in the process, reveal much more about the flavour, the mentality, and perhaps the essence of their religions than the narrower premise of this collection would suggest. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slight shelfwear & tear - 352 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The History of The King's Weigh House Church : A Chapter in the History of London

By: Kaye, Elaine

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048161

Condition: Good


Good ex-library copy with the usual markings. Makes a contribution towards the understanding of the place of Nonconformity in the social and religious life of England. Unclipped d/w shows light shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine - 176 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Teddy's Button

By: Le Feuvre, Amy

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society:

Seller ID: 059762

Condition: Reading Copy


Good reading copy by the author of 'Probable Sons'. Usual signs of shelf life though text block clean - 96 pages. Circa early 1900s. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Muhammed and Islam

By: Marchant, Kerena

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Hodder Wayland: 2005

Seller ID: 020409

ISBN: 0750237112

Condition: As New


A book for children which tells of the life of Muhammad who he was and what he did. Part of the Great Religious Leaders series. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Conscience of the State in North America

By: Norman, E. R.

Price: £22.50

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge University Press: 2009

Edition: Paperback Re-Issue

Seller ID: 060812

ISBN: 052110775X

Condition: Near Fine


Strongly challenges the commonly held view that Great Britain, Canada and the United States are dissimilar in one important aspect of their histories - the relations between church and state, between religious opinion and public life. Clean, bright paperback which appears unread - 200 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Boyhood - The Facts of Life Presented to Boys

By: Thompson, Charles

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Health Promotion:

Seller ID: 042362

Condition: Good


1930's book which offers a guide to the facts of life for adolescent boys. Some sunning to spine and covers, but contents clean. Gift inscription dated 1931 on front endpaper. 102 pages. View more info

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Priscilla Lydia Sellon : The Restorer after Three Centuries of the Religious Life in the English Church

By: Williams, Thomas Jay

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, SPCK: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061497

Condition: Good


With a preface by E. Edmund Seyzinger. Good, clean copy - 311 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info