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The Life of Edward Henry Bickersteth, DD: Bishop and Poet

By: Aglionby, Francis Keyes

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co: 1907

Seller ID: 210496


. xiii + 222 pages, foxed, top and bottom of spine a bit torn. View more info

English Puritan Divines in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth: Cartwright and His Contemporaries (Works of the English Puritan Divines Series: Vol 10)

By: Anon

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson: 1848

Seller ID: 210363


. 288 pages. Unlike the other volumes in the series, this is wholly biographical and historical. Contents: Life and Times of the Rev Thomas Cartwright; Cartwright's Contemporaries (including chapters on Wilcocks and Field; Udal; Martin Marprelate; John Penry). Some wear and tear at top and bottom of spine, a little foxing, front endpaper missing. View more info

Christian Biography: Containing the Lives of Rev Isaac Watts DD, Rev William Romaine, Mr William Howard, Rev Samuel Pearce, Mr John Rowe

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1850

Seller ID: 210122


. 72 + 72 + 72 + 144 + viii + 68 pages. Small book, exterior a bit worn, Fernyhough Circulating Library Reading information sheet pasted to flyleaf, more recent owner's bookpate to endpaper. Undated. One of a series of biography compilations. View more info

Christian Biography: Containing the Lives of Rev Andrew Fuller, Mrs Harriet Newell, Rev George Pattrick, Mr Alexander Archibald, Colonel Blackader

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1850

Seller ID: 210123


. 144 + 72 + 72 + 72 + 72 pages. Small book, exterior a bit worn. Undated. One of a series of biography compilations. View more info

Christian Biography: Containing the Lives of Rev David Brainerd, Rev Edward Payson, Rev Vavasor Powell, Archbishop Usher

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1850

Seller ID: 210121


. 144 + 144 + 72 + 72 pages. Small book, exterior a bit worn, handwritten Sunday School library details to flyleaf, (old) previous owner's name to first page. Undated. One of a series of biography compilations. View more info

Lives of the British Reformers from Wickliff to Fox

By: Anon

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1850

Seller ID: 210124


. 504 pages plus catalogue. John Wickliff & his Disciples, Thomas Bilney, William Tindal, John Frith, Thomas Cranmer, Hugh Latimer, Queen Catherine Parr, King Edward VI, Thomas Becon, Miles Coverdale, Lady Jane Grey, George Wishart, John Knox, John Bale, Rowland Taylor, John Hooper, Nicholas Ridley, John Bradford, John Jewell, John Fox. Undated. View more info

Andrew's Own Brother

By: Anon (E E S)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, G Morrish: 1931

Seller ID: 014288


. 87 pages, illustrated, foxed, tear to one page. Attractive cream coloured covers with black decoration and colour picture of lake (Galilee?) to front cover. A book for children about Simon Peter. Unknown Brethren author, who may also have written "Family Pets: The History of Jacky Jackdaw and the Rest of them" View more info

Katherina Von Bora - Martin Luther's Wife

By: Anon; Grant, Joey (editor)

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Inverness, W & J Grant: 1969

Seller ID: 442280


. 64 pages, abridgment of a work translated from German. Printed by Eccles, Inverness. Gift inscription signed by editor with best wishes for 1970. View more info

Richard Hooker and the Authority of Scripture, Tradition and Reason: Reformed Theologian of the Church of England?

By: Atkinson, Nigel

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Carlisle, Paternoster Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 508347


. xxii + 138 pages. View more info

William's Story: A Mother's Account of Her Son's Struggle Against Cancer

By: Attlee, Rosemary

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Crowborough, Highland Books: 1987

Seller ID: 451020


. 160 pages, account of a teenager struck by leukaemia. View more info

Letters of Saint Augustine, Bishop of Hippo (set of 2 volumes) (The Works of Aurelius Augustine, Bishop of Hippo: Volumes 6 and 13)

By: Augustine, Aurelius; Cunningham, John George (trans)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T & T Clark: 1875

Seller ID: 210126


. 440 + 480 pages, a little wear and tear to spines, clear adhesive protective film to first volume. View more info

The Confessions of Augustine in Modern English

By: Augustine, Aurelius; Wirt, Sherwood Eliot (translator)

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Tring, Lion Publishing: 1978

Seller ID: 429271


. 143 pages, translated and abridged by Sherwood Eliot Wirt. View more info

Ministers and Men in the Far North

By: Auld, Alexander

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, John Menzies & Co: 1891

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 424288


. 300 pages, disbound and grubby/foxed/tatty. Evangelical biographies from Caithness, with introductory historical chapter. Lives of 5 ministers, 50 godly men, and 9 godly women, together with a few sermons and letters. View more info

Memorials of Caithness Ministers: Being Memoirs and Sermons of Rev W Ross Taylor, D D, Thurso, and Rev Alexander Auld, Olrig, with Brief Notices of Some of their Co-Presbyters

By: Auld, Archibald

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W F Henderson: 1911

Seller ID: 493207


. 392 pages, cloth spine detached from back cover, edges grubby/foxed, some neat pencil underlining and marginal annotation. Contains: Memoir of Taylor (68 pp); Sermons etc of Taylor (156 pp); Memoir of Auld (74 pp including 12 pp on contemporaries); Sermons etc of Auld (90 pp). Scarce. View more info

Thomas Cranmer: Churchman and Scholar

By: Ayris, Paul (editor); Selwyn, David (editor)

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014035


. xv + 355 pages, a little pen underlining / marking, spine creased, edges a bit grubby. View more info

Here I Stand: The Classic Biography of Martin Luther

By: Bainton, Roland

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Nashville, Festival Books (Abingdon): 1980

Seller ID: 442342


. 336 pages, illustrated, paper somewhat browned. This is very much the same in appearance and paper quality as the earlier New American Library printings, and appears to have been produced by NAL for Abingdon. View more info

The Life of the Renowned Doctor Preston, Writ By His Pupil, Master Thomas Ball, Minister of Northampton, in the Year 1628

By: Ball, Thomas; Harcourt, Edward William (editor)

Price: £100.00

Publisher: Oxford, Parker and Co: 1885

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 210137


. xv + 176 pages, endpapers etc foxed, paper spine label rubbed away to illegibility, a little wear to top and bottom of spine. Original printing of a biography previously an unpublished manuscript. John Preston (1587-1628), was a Puritan preacher and writer, Master of Emmanuel College, Cambridge, and Royal chaplain. Inscribed "Susan H Harcourt from her affect. E. W. H. - Nuneham, April 1885". View more info

Everybody's Life of General Booth

By: Bateman, Charles T

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, Marshall Brothers, Ltd: 1915

Seller ID: 424004


. 100 pages. Undated. View more info

Mark These Men: Practical Studies in Striking Aspects of Certain Bible Characters

By: Baxter, J Sidlow

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Warwick & Sons, Ltd: 1949

Seller ID: 520412


. 228 pages. This book is undated, perhaps an otherwise undocumented first edition? This is the second copy we have had from this publisher. View more info