Keyword: Bishops


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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

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 Withdrawn from Glasgow University's Divinity Library.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

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Ecclesiastical Chronicle for Scotland: Vol. 1: Scotichronicon (Vol 1 of 2 of Scotichronicon or Vol 1 of the 4 Volumes in the Ecclesiastical Chronicle)

By: Gordon, James Frederick Skinner; Keith, Robert; Reeves, William; Goodall, Walter

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, James Macveigh: 1875

Seller ID: 491243

Condition: Average

. 616 pages, several plates, many pictures of seals, edges foxed, front internal hinge broken, 2 pages loosened. This volume comprises short history of early Bishops in Scotland and then lengthy history/biography of Bishops & Archbishops of St Andrews down to (and dominated by) John Spottiswoode (1615-39). J F S Gordon was a High Episcopalian. His Ecclesiastical Chronicle appeared in four volumes, the first two (Scotichronicon) containing a sketch of the pre-Reformation church, and an extended version of Keith's 'Catalogue of Scottish Bishops'. View more info

Archbishop Parker (Makers of National History series)

By: Kennedy, William Paul McClure

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd: 1908

Seller ID: 210247

Condition: Average

. xi + 306 pages + catalogue. Ex Evangelical Library (various stamps and markings). Some foxing especially to page edges. This appears likely to be a first edition of McClure's first book. Underneath the library lending label are two signatures "William Davies, May 19th 1909" and in pencil "J F Mozley" (James Frederic Mozley was a biographer of Foxe and Coverdale). View more info

The Miscellany of the Wodrow Society: Containing Tracts and Original Letters, Chiefly Relating to the Ecclesiastical Affairs of Scotland During the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: Vol 1

By: Laing, David (editor)

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Wodrow Society: 1844

Seller ID: 423721

Condition: Good

. xiii + 615 pages, plus 16 page list of the Society's members; professionally rebacked in charcoal cloth with embossed bands and gilt lettering. Contains: Confession of Faith of the Churches of Switzerland (translated by Wishart); Latin material on contest with Lutherans (James Melvill); Compendious Tractive (pro-RC, by Quintine Kennedy; with answer by John Davidson; and Kennedy's letter to the Archbishop of Glasgow); Letters to John Campbell of Kinyeancleuch; Form and Manner of Burial at Montrose; Robert Pont's catechism (in Latin); Register of Ministers and Readers in different parts of Sc... View more info

John Charles Ryle: 1816-1900: A Short Biography

By: Loane, Marcus L

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, James Clarke & Co Ltd: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 493777

Condition: Good

. 62 pages. Previous owner's name to front cover obliterated in pen. View more info

Supplementa Calviniana: An Account of the Manuscripts of Calvin's Sermons Now in Preparation

By: Parker, Thomas Henry Louis

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, Tyndale Press: 1962

Seller ID: 493788

Condition: Average

. 22 pages, The Tyndale Historical Theology Lecture for 1962. Paper discoloured. View more info

Bishops and Clergy of Other Days; or, The Lives of Two Reformers and Three Puritans

By: Ryle, John Charles

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, William Hunt and Company: 1884

Seller ID: 493763

Condition: Good

. xxiv + 288 pages, a little wear and tear to top and bottom of spine. Title page states that this is a re-issue (it was first published as early as 1868). Biographies of Bishops John Hooper and Hugh Latimer; and of Samuel Ward, Richard Baxter and William Gurnall. These were later reissued, lightly edited, in the larger and better-known 1891 volume Light from Old Times. Scarce. View more info

Life and Times of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury

By: Simpkinson, Charles Hare

Price: £8.75

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1894

Seller ID: 210971

Condition: Average

. viii + 307 pages. View more info

Robert Grosseteste: Bishop of Lincoln: A Contribution to the Religious, Political and Intellectual History of the Thirteenth Century

By: Stevenson, Francis Seymour

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co, Ltd: 1899

Edition: First Edition?

Seller ID: 210387

Condition: Good

. xvi + 348 pages. Ex Glasgow Free Church College Library. View more info

Lives of the Elizabethan Bishops of the Anglican Church

By: White, Francis Overend

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Skeffington & Son: 1898

Seller ID: 210835

Condition: Average

. xi + 423 pages, small pieces of top and bottom of spine chipped away. Signed "E G Lincoln Wansbrough 1903". View more info

Bishop Jeremy Taylor: His Predecessors, Contemporaries and Successors: A Biography

By: Willmott, Robert Aris

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green: 1864

Seller ID: 210649

Condition: Average

. xx + 311 pages, stamps to title page of Torquay Book Society and Torquay Natural History Society, Library Laws to inside front cover. View more info