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Titles of English Books (And of Foreign Books Printed in England): Vol 2: 1641-1700

By: Allison, Antony Francis; Goldsmith, Valentine Fernande

Price: £5.75

Publisher: Folkestone, Dawson Publishing: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 211229

ISBN: 071290736X

Condition: Good


. 318 pages. View more info

Jesus Christ: The Witness of History

By: Anderson, James Norman Dalrymple (Sir)

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Leicester, Inter-Varsity Press: 1985

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 446529

ISBN: 0851113249

Condition: Average


. 176 pages, edges, endpapers, etc foxed. Revised second edition of a book previously published as Christianity - The Witness of History. Chapters: 1) The Historical Basis: Is it Convincing? 2) The Central Figure: How Are We to Regard Him? 3) The Roman Gibbet: Was it Inevitable?; 4) The Empty Tomb: What Really Happened? Norman Anderson (1908-1994) was a missionary, linguist, army officer, civil servant, and expert on Islamic and Oriental law, serving as a Professor at the University of London. View more info

Oliver Cromwell and the Puritan Revolution (Men and their Times series)

By: Ashley, Maurice

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, English Universities Press Ltd: 1972

Seller ID: 210711

ISBN: 0340094214

Condition: Average


. 192 pages, edges heavily foxed. A reprint of the 1958 edition. View more info

The Historical Atlas of Judiasm

By: Barnes, Ian; Bacon, Josephine (editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Cartographica Press: 2009

Seller ID: 014733

ISBN: 1845734130

Condition: Very Good


. 400 pages, large colour-illustrated coffee-table book with chapters on major events of Jewish history, many with maps. Dust jacket a bit torn. View more info

Jerusalem under the High-Priests: Five Lectures on the Period Between Nehemiah and the New Testament

By: Bevan, Edwyn

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold & Co: 1924

Seller ID: 446950

Condition: Average


. vi + 168 pages plus Autumn 1928 catalogue. Chapters: 1) The End of the Persian Period and the Macedonian Conquest; 2) Hellenism and Hebrew Wisdom; 3) Judas Maccabaeus and his Brethren; 4) The Hasmonaean Ascendancy; 5) The Fall of the Hasmonaeans and the Days of Herod. View more info

The Reign of Elizabeth 1558-1603 (Oxford History of England: Vol 8)

By: Black, John Bennett

Price: £4.75

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press (Oxford University Press): 1965

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 211244

ISBN: 0198217013

Condition: Good


. xxvi + 539 pages plus maps. Chapters: 1) The Queen and the Religious Settlement; 2) England and France; 3) Mary Stuart and the Succession; 4) Years of Crisis: 1568-75; 5) Catholic and Puritan; 6) The Constitution; 7) The Expansion of England and the Economic and Social Revolution; 8) Literature, Art, and Thought; 9) Elizabeth and the Netherlands; 10) The Execution of Mary Stuart: The Spanish Armada; 11) The Later Years of the Reign; 12) The Irish Problem; 13) The Death of the Queen. View more info

Boswell's Life of Johnson: Including their Tour to the Hebrides

By: Boswell, James; Croker, John Wilson (editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1876

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 210134

Condition: Good


. xvii + 874 pages, illustrated, professionally rebound in recent years in maroon cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Some foxing to early and late pages. Some marginal markings and annotations, mostly in pencil but some in pen. View more info

Babylonia (The Ancient Lands and Bible Series, No 3)

By: Boulton, William Henry

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co Ltd: 1933

Seller ID: 493585

Condition: Average


. vii + 184 pages, illustrated. Foxing especially to edges. Undated, past owner's signature dated 1933. William Henry Boulton (1869-1964) was a gifted amateur assyriologist who wrote numerous books for the publishers Sampson Low, and was a Christadelphian. View more info

Assyria (The Ancient Lands and Bible Series, No 4)

By: Boulton, William Henry

Price: £6.75

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co Ltd: 1933

Seller ID: 493586

Condition: Average


. vii + 183 pages, illustrated. A little foxing and staining to edges. Undated. William Henry Boulton (1869-1964) was a gifted amateur assyriologist who wrote numerous books for the publishers Sampson Low, and was a Christadelphian. Sunday School presentation inscription to inside front cover. View more info

Elam, Media and Persia (The Ancient Lands and Bible Series, No 5)

By: Boulton, William Henry

Price: £6.75

Publisher: London, Sampson Low, Marston & Co Ltd: 1933

Seller ID: 493587

Condition: Average


. ix + 182 pages, illustrated. Dustjacket present but incomplete. Edges etc foxed. Undated. William Henry Boulton (1869-1964) was a gifted amateur assyriologist who wrote numerous books for the publishers Sampson Low, and was a Christadelphian. View more info

Handbook of European History, 1400-1600: Late Middle Ages, Renaissance, and Reformation: Structures and Assertions: Volume 1: Structures and Assertions

By: Brady, Thomas A (editor); Oberman, Heiko A (editor); Tracy, James D (editor)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Grand Rapids, William B Eerdmans Publishing Company: 1996

Seller ID: 015138

ISBN: 0802841945

Condition: Good Plus


. xxiv + 709 pages. Pen initials to flyleaf. View more info

The History of Scotland, Translated from the Latin of George Buchanan; with Notes, and a Continuation to the Union in the Reign of Queen Anne. By James Aikman, Esq. In Four Volumes.

By: Buchanan, George; Aikman, James

Price: £90.00

Publisher: Glasgow, Blackie, Fullarton & Co/Archibald Fullarton & Co: 1827

Seller ID: 210456

Condition: Average


. civ + 447 + 630 + 572 + 644 pages. Leather binding appears of similar age to the date of printing, black leather with gilt decoration to spines which are a little worn; boards have a chequered wove pattern embossed into the leather and a gilt band around the edge. Internally a bit shaken and foxed and grubby. Complete sets of this title are now fairly scarce. View more info

Babylonian Life and History: By-paths of Bible Knowledge No IV

By: Budge, Ernest Alfred Wallis

Price: £6.75

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1886

Edition: Second Edition (Revised)

Seller ID: 493576

Condition: Average


. 160 pages, brown cloth with gilt lettering and gilt picture of Sun-god tablet. The 1884 first edition of this had been No 5, before Margaret Harkness' "Assyrian Life and History" (originally No 2) was dropped. One inch tear to cloth spine. View more info

Issues in Faith and History: Papers Presented at the Second Edinburgh Conference on Dogmatics, 1987

By: Cameron, Nigel M De S (ed)

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, Rutherford House Books: 1989

Seller ID: 492605

ISBN: 0946068372

Condition: Good Plus


. 122 pages. Stephen N Wlliams: On Giving Hope in a Suffering World: Response to Moltmann; Nigel Biggar: Moral Reason in History: An Essay in Defence of Casuistry; Andrew Ola Igenoza:Time, History and Eschatology: An Evaluation of an Aspect of Mbiti's Theology; 4 other essays by Timothy Bradshaw, J Gordon McConville, Roy Kearsley, Henri Blocher. View more info

Church and People, 1789-1889: A History of the Churtch of England from William Wilberforce to "Lux Mundi"

By: Carpenter, Spencer Cecil

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK): 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 210843

Condition: Average


. vii + 598 pages. Edges and endpapers foxed. View more info

Three Types of Religious Philosophy (Trinity Paper No 21)

By: Clark, Gordon H

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Jefferson, Trinity Foundation: 1989

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 015053

ISBN: 0940931214

Condition: Good


. 170 pages. View more info

Ancient Philosophy (Trinity Paper No 49)

By: Clark, Gordon H; Robbins, John W (editor)

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Jefferson, Trinity Foundation: 1997

Seller ID: 015054

ISBN: 0940931494

Condition: Good Plus


. x + 529 pages. View more info

The Political Ideas of Richard Hooker

By: Davies, Ebenezer Thomas

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK): 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 211246

Condition: Average


. 98 pages. Ex Glasgow Public Libraries. View more info

The Early Stuarts: 1603-1660: The Oxford History of England

By: Davies, Godfrey

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1952

Seller ID: 210657

Condition: Good


. 452 pages plus several simple monochrome maps; back internal hinge weakened. View more info

The English Reformation

By: Dickens, Arthur Geoffrey

Price: £2.75

Publisher: New York, Schocken Books: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 493717

Condition: Average


. x + 374 pages, edges a bit foxed/stained, ex USAF library. Dickens was Professor of History at the University of Hull and at King's College, London. This book was widely praised when it was issued in 1964 and seems to be a readable and balanced presentation. View more info