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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

Poets and Story-Tellers: A Book of Critical Essays

By: Cecil, David

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London, Constable: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 210113

Condition: Good


. 201 pages, edges a little foxed. View more info

Naphtali Press: An Anthology of Presbyterian and Reformed Literature: Volume 2: Set of 4 Issues

By: Coldwell, Christopher (editor)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Dallas, Naphtali Press: 1989

Seller ID: 423732

Condition: Very Good


. 80 + 80 + 80 + 96 pages, large format. Durham: Fourth Commandment; Cunningham: Church & State; MacPherson: Church Unity & Schism; Miller: Conversation; Durham: Isaiah 53, sermons 1-3. Rutherfurd: On Seprataion from Corrupt Churches; McCrie: 3 Sermons; Miller: Religious Conversation; Durham: Isaiah 53: Sermons 4-7. Gillespie: Preface to 'English Popish Ceremonies'; Durham: Isaiah 53, sermons 8-12; Miller: Visitation; Albert Dod's Reviews of Finney x 2. Alexander: Catechetical Instruction; Miller: Revivals, Conduct in Church Courst; Gillespie: Assurance of Faith; Rutherfurd: Trial and Triump... View more info

The Poems of William Cowper: Volume 1: 1748-1782

By: Cowper, William; Baird, John D (editor); Ryskamp, Charles (editor)

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1980

Seller ID: 014454

ISBN: 0198118759

Condition: Average Plus


. xliii + 597 pages. Ex Buckinghamshire County Reference Library; library stamps to page edges and title pages; bookplate to inside front cover; dust jacket flap price-clipped; otherwise appears in little-used condition; the dust jacket is protected with a clear sleeve and external library markings are on the outside of this, so hopefully the jacket spine itself is unmarked. The first volume of a companion set to King and Ryskamp's 5-volume Letters and Prose Writings of William Cowper, also from Oxford. View more info

The Philippic Orations literally translated (Kelly's Key to Demosthenes' Phillippics)

By: Demosthenes; Owgan, Henry (translator)

Price: £1.75

Publisher: London, James Cornish & Sons: 1910

Seller ID: 440143

Condition: Average


. 53 pages, undated. A little staining to pages, one page a little torn. One of the "Kelly's Keys to the Classics" series of literal English translations of the Latin and Greek classics. View more info

William Cowper: The Continuing Revaluation: An Essay and Bibliography of Cowperian Studies from 1895 to 1960

By: Hartley, Lodwick

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press: 1960

Seller ID: 210210

Condition: Good


. x + 159 pages. View more info

Pamphlet Wars: Prose in the English Revolution

By: Holstun, James (editor)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Frank Cass: 1992

Seller ID: 211235

ISBN: 0714634581

Condition: Good


. x + 230 pages. Nine essays by different authors on various types of 17th-century pamphleteers. The Politics of Babel in the English Revolution (Achinstein); Restyling the King: Clarendon writes Charles I (Hartman); The Ranters and the Limits of Language (Nelson); Roger Williams: Bible Politics and Bible Art (Stavely); "The [Un]Civill-Sisterhood of Oranges and Lemons": Female Petitioners and Demonstrators, 1642-53 (McEntee); Female Preachers and Male Wives: Gender and Authority in Civil War England (Trubowitz); "Adam, the Father of all Flesh": Porno-Political Rhetoric and Po... View more info

Paradise Lost, Book 1

By: Milton, John; Beeching, Henry Charles (editor)

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1945

Seller ID: 437979

Condition: Average


. 131 pages, edges foxed, minor pen underliing and annotation. Text followed by notes explaining phrases in the text and their background. View more info

Paradise Lost, Book 2

By: Milton, John; Beeching, Henry Charles (editor)

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press: 1945

Seller ID: 437980

Condition: Average


. 112 pages, edges foxed, minor pen underliing and annotation. Text followed by notes explaining phrases in the text and their background. View more info

Milton

By: Pattison, Mark

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co: 1887

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 493919

Condition: Poor


. vi + 220 pages. Front board almost detached; warped. View more info

Milton; Goldsmith; Cowper (English Men of Letters Vol 2)

By: Pattison, Mark; Black, William; Smith, Goldwin

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co: 1895

Seller ID: 211394

Condition: Good


. 220 + 160 + 131 pages. Combined volume of Pattison on John Milton; Black on Oliver Goldsmith; Smith on William Cowper. View more info

A Sense of God: Meditations for Thinking Christians

By: Stine, Peter W

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Grand Rapids, Baker Book House: 1980

Seller ID: 514016

ISBN: 0801081831

Condition: Very Good


. 147 pages, 74 meditations, each prompted by a book or passage from English or American literature. Dr Peter Stine (1939-2011) was a Baptist pastor and Professor of English in Massachusetts. View more info

Analytical Concordance to the Holy Bible

By: Young, Robert

Price: £4.75

Publisher: Guildford, United Society for Christian Literature/Lutterworth Press: 1979

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 014722

ISBN: 0718800184

Condition: Average Plus


. xii + 1090 + 93 + 23 pages, large format. English concordance is sub-divided by the Hebrew/Greek words translated. Hebrew/Greek Dictionaries (appendix) ordered by English letters, so as to require no knowledge of original scripts, give KJV renderings with number of occurrences of each. Page edges a bit stained/foxed. View more info

Analytical Concordance to the Holy Bible (India Paper edition)

By: Young, Robert

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, RTS - Lutterworth Press: The United Society for Christian Literature: 1939

Edition: Eighth Edition

Seller ID: 014560

Condition: Average


. Over 1100 pages, large format, 10¾ x 8¼ x 1¼ inches. English concordance is sub-divided by the Hebrew/Greek words translated. Hebrew/Greek Dictionaries (appendix) ordered by English letters, so as to require no knowledge of original scripts, give KJV renderings with number of occurrences of each. This copy is on india paper bound in leather covered hard boards; the hinges are splitting at top and bottom and about 1½ inches of the bottom of the leather spine is missing. View more info

John Bunyan (Literary Lives series)

By: [White, William Hale]

Price: £5.75

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1905

Seller ID: 211546

Condition: Average


. 250 pages, 12 plates, including several photos by Mrs Delves Broughton of Bunyan places in Bedford and Elstow at the turn of last century. Chapters: 1) The Life and "Grace Abounding"; 2) The Preacher; 3) The "Pilgrim's Progress"; 4) The "Life and Death of Mr Badman"; 5) The "Holy War"; 6) Some Reflections on Bunyan and on Puritanism. Bound in bright red cloth with embossed decorations, but spine is faded/washed out. View more info