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A Personal Appreciation of D. A. Macfarlane

By: Fraser, J Cameron

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Belleville, Ontario, Canada, Guardian Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 400924


. 62 pages. A personal look at the life of D A MacFarlane, Free Presbyterian Church of Scotland minister at Dingwall, Ross-shire from 1930 to 1973. The author, Cameron Fraser, grew up at the Dingwall manse with his aunt and uncle (Ella and Donald MacFarlane) after the early death of his own parents, James and Christina Fraser, who had been missionaries in Rhodesia. "We don't grow such men today, and we are the poorer for it. The book is pleasing in every way."... View more info

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Memoirs of the Life of the Very Reverend Mr James Fraser of Brea

By: Fraser, James (of Brea)

Price: £48.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Joseph Galbraith for Alexander M'Kenzie: 1798

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 425142


. 360 pages, title page missing, page 10 misnumbered as 16, 351-2 and 357-8 reversed. Front leather hinge detached and with some past insect attack extending into the margin of early pages. View more info

C H Spurgeon: A Biography

By: Fullerton, William Young

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, Williams & Norgate: 1920

Seller ID: 210055


. 358 pages. Ex library; edges very browned and foxed; pencil and coloured pencil underlining. View more info

The History Today Companion to British History

By: Gardiner, Juliet (editor); Wenborn, Neil (editor); Bates, David; Gillingham, John; MacCulloch, Diarmaid; Innes, Joanna; Englander, David; Stevenson, John

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Collins & Brown Ltd: 1995

Seller ID: 464569


. 840 pages. Dictionary of people, historical events, and political features. Articles range from a few lines to several pages in length. View more info

There Is Hope

By: Gardner, Lucille

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Elgin, David C. Cook Publishing Company: 1979

Seller ID: 010697


. 154 pages, paper browned. "Sharon was 15 when an auto accident turned her into a mental and physical infant. This is a mother's amazing story of the miracle that made her whole." View more info

Out of Bondage: Westminster Conference 1983

By: Garlington, Don; Kingdon, David; Brownell, Kenneth; Abbott, Roger; MacLeod, Jack N; Thomas, Geoffrey

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Nottingham, Westminster Conference: 1983

Seller ID: 446150


. 110 pages. Three papers on Luther, two on John Owen, and one on William Wilberforce and the Clapham Sect. Paper somewhat browned. View more info

Johnny Cornflakes: A Story about Loving the Unloved

By: George, Denise

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications: 2010

Seller ID: 472306


. 139 pages. Based on a true story. View more info

Memorial of John Hervey Gosden: Comprising a Selection of His Letters and Sermons Together with Some Account of His Life and Labours

By: Gosden, John Hervey; Paul, Sydney Frank (editor)

Price: £2.75

Publisher: United Kingdom, Unknown Publisher: 1965

Seller ID: 472206


. 351 pages, 5 photographs. Life, letters and sermons of Gosden (1882-1964) Minister of Priory Chapel, Maidstone (1925-1964). View more info

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Letters of the Late Mrs Isabella Graham Of New York in Connection with the Leading Events of Her Life, By Her Nephew, the Rev James Marshall, Minister of the Tolbooth Church, Edinburgh

By: Graham, Isabella (ed Marshall, James)

Price: £38.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Lindsay & Co: 1839

Seller ID: 501763


. 374 pages, letters of well-known Scottish Christian (Associate Reformed Presbyterian) educationalist and philanthropist in America. Scarce. Edges of binding a little chipped, quite attractive leather spine, a bit of foxing/grubbiness to some pages. This is a different book to "The Power of Faith". View more info

Vanya

By: Grant, Myrna

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Eastbourne, Kingsway Publications: 1987

Seller ID: 444459


. 159 pages, death of a young Russian Christian soldier. Paper a bit browned. View more info

Compelled by Joy: A Lifelong Passion for Evangelism

By: Green, Michael

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Nottingham, Inter-Varsity Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011559


. 206 pages, a book on evangelism in the present-day situation, with occasional references to the author's experiences, rather than an autobiography. View more info

Child of the Covenant: A Jew Completed By Christ

By: Guinness, Michele

Price: £1.75

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1989

Seller ID: 444302


. 157 pages, story of a Jewish lady's faith in Christ and marriage to Peter, a latter day member of the missionary Guinness family. Paper somewhat browned. View more info

Jesus the Messiah: An Illustrated Life of Christ

By: Guthrie, Donald

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, Pickering & Inglis Ltd: 1972

Seller ID: 013066


. 386 pages, illustrated with black and white photos from Bible lands. Covers a bit faded at bottom. View more info

Studies of Character: from the Old Testament: First Series

By: Guthrie, Thomas

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Strahan & Co: 1869

Seller ID: 495674


. 329 pages, cloth spine missing. Contents: Abraham, Eliezer, Joseph, Moses, Joshua, Caleb, Boaz, Ruth, Gideon. View more info

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The Lives of Robert Haldane of Airthrey and of His Brother James Alexander Haldane

By: Haldane, Alexander

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Banner of Truth Trust: 1990

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 446147


. 708 pages, reprinted from the third edition of 1853. Edges foxed. The Haldanes were Scottish landed gentry who gave up their inheritance (Airthrey, now the site of the 20th century University of Stirling) in order to be able to evangelise and fund church planting throughout Scotland. Their work had wide influence, not only in the Independent and later Baptist churches they founded, but in the impetus given to evangelicalism within the existing national Presbyterian ... View more info

Memoirs of the Life of the Reverend, Learned and Pious Mr Thomas Halyburton

By: Halyburton, Thomas

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Glasgow, John Bryce: 1782

Seller ID: 464789


. 272 pages. Largely spiritual autobiography of this Professor of Divinity in the University of St Andrews, born 1674, died 1712. Soke scraping to exterior, front external hinge broken. View more info

Albania - Who Cares? The Exclusive Inside Story

By: Hamilton, Bill; Solanki, Bhasker

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Grantham, Autumn House: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 504196


. 152 pages, by a BBC News reporter and cameraman, with many pictures showing the terrible state of medical institutions etc in the immediate aftermath of totalitarian communism. View more info

60 Great Founders

By: Hanks, Geoffrey

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications: 1995

Seller ID: 472402


. 495 pages. Christian Herald journalist Geoffrey Hanks writes the lives of founders of 60 Christian missionary and social service organisations from Hudson Taylor to George Verwer and from Robert Raikes to David Wilkerson (with many lesser known names). View more info

70 Great Christians: Changing the World

By: Hanks, Geoffrey

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications: 1992

Seller ID: 472403


. 342 pages, illustrated. 70 biographies from the past 2000 years, originaly written for the Christian Herald newspaper by a journalist. View more info

Memoirs of the Life and Writings of Thomas Chalmers: Vol 2 (only, of Set of 2)

By: Hanna, William; Chalmers, Thomas

Price: £6.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, Thomas Constable and Co: 1854

Seller ID: 491918


. viii + 780 pages, wear and tear to cloth spine, which is detached from front board; internal hinges weakened. Life of Chalmers 1823-1847, content apparently same as Vols 3 & 4 in 4 volume set. View more info