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Memorials of Baptist Martyrs: With a Preliminary Historical Essay

By: Brown, J Newton

Price: £19.00

Publisher: Watertown, Wisconsin, USA, Baptist Heritage Press: 1989

Seller ID: 210163

Condition: Good


. 309 pages, sturdy red cloth binding with gilt titles, small stain to fore edges. Reproduction of a book published in 1854 by the American Baptist Publication Society. View more info

Horae Subsecivae: First Series (Locke and Sydenham etc)

By: Brown, John

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1900

Seller ID: 520449

Condition: Average Plus


. lxviii + 468 pages. Mainly biographical pieces by the literary Edinburgh medical doctor and great grandson of John Brown of Haddington. The longest piece is on Locke and Sydenham, other chapters on Dr Andrew Combe; Dr Henry Marshall and Military Hygiene; Art and Science; Our Gideon Grays; Dr Andrew Brown and Sydenham; Free Competition in Medicine; Edward Forbes; Dr Adams of Banchory; Henry Vaughan; Excursus Ethicus; Dr John Scott and his son - Mr Syme - Sir Robert Christison; Appendix - Health. View more info

The English Puritans

By: Brown, John

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications: 1998

Seller ID: 210748

ISBN: 1857924185

Condition: Good


. 160 pages. John Brown (1830-1922) was pastor of Bunyan Meeting in Bedford and the author of a large biography of Bunyan. He was also the grandfather of the economist John Maynard Keynes. View more info

Horae Subsecivae (set of 3 vols)

By: Brown, John

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1897

Seller ID: 467542

Condition: Good


. . lxxii + 468 + 486 + ix + 465 pages, some foxing, especially to endpaper/frontispiece. Collections of pieces by the literary Edinburgh medical doctor and great grandson of John Brown of Haddington. 1st series: mainly biographical pieces, the longest on Locke and Sydenham; 2nd series, including a lengthy "Letter to Dr John Cairns, DD", a chapter on Dr Chalmers, as well as the story of the dog, Rab, and his friends, and 11 other chapters; 3rd series: John Leech and other pieces. Bookplate and signature of G Hamilton MacLeod, 1901. View more info

John Bunyan: His Life Times and Work

By: Brown, John (of Bedford); Harrison, Frank Mott (edItor)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Hulbert Publishing Co Ltd: 1928

Edition: New and Revised Edition

Seller ID: 467342

Condition: Average


. xxiv + 515 pages, top two inches of spine torn away from back cover, edges foxed. Many plates, fold-out pedigree of Bunyan family. The Tercentenary Editionr revised by Frank Mott Harrison. John Brown was minister of the Church at Bunyan Meeting, Bedford, from 1864 to 1903. The pedigree chart shows descendents with the name John Brown(e), but the author of this book is not one of them. Gift inscription to flyleaf by Rev D Beaton, Wick. View more info

George Buchanan and His Times

By: Brown, P Hume

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Oliphant Anderson & Ferrier: 1906

Seller ID: 210125

Condition: Average Minus


. 96 pages, a little damp staining to pages at spine. View more info

John Knox: A Biography (set of 2 volumes)

By: Brown, P Hume

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Adam and Charles Black: 1895

Seller ID: 210713

Condition: Average Minus


. xx + 358 + xii + 336 pages, illustrated . Vol 1 is very shaken with a number of pages loose and the back internal hinge broken, has a very small amount of red pen underlining and marginal marking, and is ex library of New College Edinburgh. Looks complete though I have not counted every page. Vol 2 has damp staining to back cover (no discernible smell), otherwsie in good order, and is ex library of the Presbyterian Historical Society of England View more info

The Only Way to Walk: The Remarkable Story of James Brown

By: Brown, Sheana

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 467502

ISBN: 1871676436

Condition: Average Plus


. 155 pages, paper slightly browned. The story of a Peterhead man who lost both legs in an accident at his ice factory. View more info

The Venerable Bede (The Fathers for English Readers series)

By: Browne, George Forrest

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK): 1887

Seller ID: 210345

Condition: Good


. 192 pages + catalogue; brown cloth with black and gilt titles and black decoration. An account of Bede (673-735), a famous Anglo-Saxon monk and scholar, and his various writings. View more info

Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners

By: Bunyan, John

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Welwyn, Evangelical Press: 1978

Seller ID: 437538

ISBN: 0852341164

Condition: Average


. 132 pages. Reprint of American Tract Society edition. The autobiography of John Bunyan. View more info

Grace Abounding; and The Life and Death of Mr Badman

By: Bunyan, John

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, J M Dent: Everyman Series: 1959

Seller ID: 509192

Condition: Average


. 304 pages, Bunyan's autobiography, plus a story about the unrepentant sinner presented in the form of a dialogue between Mr Wiseman and Mr Attentive. Everyman series, No 815. Edges foxed, dust jacket present but tattered. View more info

Grace Abounding to the Chief of Sinners (A Treasury of Christian Books series)

By: Bunyan, John

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, SCM Press Ltd: 1955

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 495818

Condition: Average


. 127 pages, 71 letters plus glossary. View more info

Calvin and Calvinism

By: Burbridge, Charles; Rowlands, John W

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London, Sovereign Grace Union: 1940

Seller ID: 445067

Condition: Average


. 22 pages. SGU Publication No 272. View more info

A Memoir of the Life and Writings of John Albert Bengel, Prelate in W├╝retemberg; Compiled from Original Manuscripts Never Before Published

By: Burk, John Christian Frederic; Walker, Robert Francis (translator)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, R Gladding: 1842

Seller ID: 210517

Condition: Good


. xii + 533 pages, rebound in brown cloth. Page edges browned, foxing to edges and early/late pages. View more info

Lives, Characters, and a Sermon Preached at the Funeral of the Hon. Robert Boyle

By: Burnet, Gilbert

Price: £28.00

Publisher: Dublin, W Watson: 1816

Edition: New Edition with Large Additions

Seller ID: 210207

Condition: Average


. 347 pages: Life & Death of Sir Matthew Hale; Some Passages of the Life and Death of the Right Honourable John, Earl of Rochester; A Sermon Preached at the Funeral of the Hon. Robert Boyle; plus a few pages of extracts from Burnet's History of His Own Times including the Character of Archbishop Leightoun. Front cover has gilt seal of Incorporated Association for Promoting Christian Religion. View more info

Baptists and the Bible: The Baptist Doctrines of Biblical Inspiration and Religious Authority in Historical Perspective

By: Bush, L Russ; Nettles, Tom J

Price: £6.75

Publisher: Chicago, Moody Press: 1981

Seller ID: 490633

ISBN: 0802404669

Condition: Average


. 456 pages, edges heavily foxed, otherwise clean; dust jacket protected with clear non-adhesive film but has faded spine. A historical survey of the teaching of prominent Baptists from Smyth and Helwys to the early 20th century, along with material on doctrinal statements. View more info

The Life and Letters of Robert Leighton: Restoration Bishop of Dunblane and Archbishop of Glasgow

By: Butler, Dugald

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1903

Seller ID: 210623

Condition: Average


. xv + 607 pages; some foxing; some wear and tear to spine. View more info

God's Secret Listener: The Albanian Army Captain who Risked Everything

By: Butterworth, John

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Oxford, Monarch Books: 2010

Seller ID: 014460

ISBN: 1854249916

Condition: Good Plus


. 222 pages. The story of Captain Berti Dosti, who helped to lead a wave of church planting in post-Communist Albania. View more info

Grace Abounding: The Life, Books and Influence of John Bunyan

By: Calhoun, David Bays

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications: 2005

Seller ID: 467349

ISBN: 1845500318

Condition: Average


. 223 pages, edges a bit browned. Chapters on Bunyan's life, various books, and theology. View more info

Robert Grosseteste: Scholar and Bishop: Essays in Commemoration of the Seventh Centenary of his Death

By: Callus, Daniel Angelo (editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press (Oxford University Press): 1955

Seller ID: 211013

Condition: Average


. xxv + 263 pages, 2 plates. Contents: 1) Robert Grosseteste as Scholar (Callus); 2) The Biblical Scholar (Beryl Smalley); 3) Grosseteste's Position in the History of Science (A C Crombie); 4) Library of Robert Grosseteste (Richard William Hunt); 5) Grosseteste's Administration of the Diocese of Lincoln (J H Strawley); 6) Grosseteste's Relations with the Papacy and the Crown (William Abel Pantin); Appendices. Withdrawn from Glasgow University's Divinity Library. View more info