Category: Biography


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The Seventh Earl: A Dramatized Biography

By: Irwin, Grace

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Grand Rapids, William B Eerdmans Publishing Company, 1976

. 259 pages, novelised biography of Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th Earl of Shaftesbury (1801-1885), Christian philanthropist and social reformer. Detailed chronological tables and family trees at end of book. View more info

John Hope, Philanthropist and Reformer

By: Jamie, David

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Andrew Elliot, 1900

. 582 pages, NOT the more common abridged edition, a good number of photo plates; dampstained boards (little or no discernible smell), foxing to edges. Life of Scottish philanthropist who supported temperance and protestant causes. View more info

The Autobiography of William Jay

By: Jay, William; Redford, George (editor); James, John Angell (editor)

Price: £4.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, Banner of Truth Trust, 1974

. xiii + 586 pages, edges a bit foxed. William Jay (1769-1853) was minister of the Independent church at Argyle Chapel, Bath, and was a well-known Evangelical preacher. Part 3 consists of reminiscences of John Newton, John Ryland, William Wilberforce, Hannah More, Rowland Hill, Richard Cecil, Samuel Pearce, Robert Hall, Joseph Hughes, John Foster, Lady Maxwell, John Wesley, Benjamin Davies, Thomas Haweis, Rajah Rammohun Roy and several lesser known individuals. View more info

A Walk Across America

By: Jenkins, Peter

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Tring, Lion Publishing, 1981

. 320 pages. Paper a bit browned. View more info

Lord Roberts of Kandahar, V.C.: The Life-Story of a Great Soldier

By: Jerrold, Walter

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, S W Partridge & Co, 1900

. 237 pages. Covers dampstained, internally a bit grubby, a few of the plates missing. View more info

Home Before Dark

By: Johnson, Margaret

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Eastbourne, Kingsway, 1979

. 143 pages. The true story of the Iverson family and the tragic car accident that claimed their lives. View more info

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St Paul and his Mission to the Roman Empire (The Guild Library: Second Series)

By: Johnston, Christopher N

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, A & C Black, 1911

. 199 pages, edges foxed. View more info

Able Ministers of the New Testament: Papers Read at the Puritan and Reformed Studies Conference, December 1964

By: Johnston, Oliver R; Finlayson, R A; Packer, James I; Duffield, G E; Grier, W J; Lloyd-Jones, D Martyn

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, Evangelical Magazine/Providence House, 1964

. 96 pages. Mainly about John Calvin, but with the last paper by Dr Lloyd-Jones also looking at George Whitefield. View more info

Sing in the Shadows

By: Kearney, Gloria

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Belfast, Ambassador, 1999

. 176 pages. Story of Lavinia Abrol, née Johnston, from a deprived background in inner-city Belfast. View more info

Jeremiah: The Tender-Hearted Prophet of the Nations

By: Kelly, William

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Oak Park, Bible Truth Publishers, 1980

. 95 pages. Edges foxed. Undated. View more info

A Man after God's Own Heart: The Life of David

By: Kendall, R T (Kendall, Robert Tillman)

Price: £5.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications, 2001

. 507 pages plus index, 64 chapters. View more info

Tales of Total Forgiveness

By: Kendall, R T (Kendall, Robert Tillman); Fisher, Julia

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton, 2004

. 179 pages. Stories of 10 people, mostly women, forgiving those who wronged them. View more info

The Psalms in History and Biography

By: Ker, John

Price: £5.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, Andrew Elliot, 1886

. 219 pages. View more info

Mission Possible (Hodder Christian paperbacks)

By: Kristian, Hans; Hunt, Dave

Price: £1.75

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton, 1976

. 191 pages. Hans Kristian was a Danish pastor who smuggled Bibles and aid to believers behind the Iron Curtain. View more info

Elijah the Tishbite

By: Krummacher, Friedrich Wilhelm; Walker, R F (reviser)

Price: £1.75

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society, 1900

. 310 pages, disbound, some staining/grubbiness. View more info