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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

The Person of Christ: Volume 3: The Lord of All

By: Bonsall, Henry Brash

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Alresford, Christian Literature Crusade (UK): 1982

Seller ID: 495866

ISBN: 0900284528

Condition: Average


. 234 pages. Paper somewhat browned. Scarce. View more info

The Person of Christ: Volume 1: The Doctrine

By: Bonsall, Henry Brash

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Alresford, Christian Literature Crusade (UK): 1982

Seller ID: 495865

ISBN: 0900284021

Condition: Average


. 159 pages. Paper somewhat browned. 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

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

Reminiscences by Thomas Carlyle (set of 2 volumes)

By: Carlyle, Thomas; Norton, Charles Eliot (editor)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co: 1887

Seller ID: 493310

Condition: Average Plus


. vii + 277 + 325 pages, in good condition apart from foxed edges and slight wear to extremities, dark olive green cloth binding with gilt lettering and bands to spine. Carlyle's reminiscences of his father James Carlyle; his wife Jane Welsh Carlyle; Edward Irving; Francis Jeffrey, Lord Jeffrey; Southey; Wordsworth. Coloured map frontispieces. View more info

Letters of Thomas Carlyle (set of 2 Volumes, 1826-1832 and 1832-1836)

By: Carlyle, Thomas; Norton, Charles Eliot (editor)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co: 1888

Seller ID: 493312

Condition: Average Plus


. viii + 393 + 418 pages, in good condition apart from foxed edges and slight wear to extremities, dark olive green cloth binding with gilt lettering and uncoloured embossed bands to spine. Letters addressed largely to members of his own family, including his wife. Frontispieces of House at Craigenputtock and a page from a letter to his brother Dr Carlyle. View more info

Early Letters of Thomas Carlyle (set of 2 Volumes, 1814-1821 and 1821-1826)

By: Carlyle, Thomas; Norton, Charles Eliot (editor)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co: 1886

Seller ID: 493311

Condition: Average Plus


. xii + 376 + 399 pages, in good condition apart from foxed edges and slight wear to extremities, dark olive green cloth binding with gilt lettering and uncoloured embossed bands to spine. Letters addressed to Robert Mitchell, James Johnstone, and members of his own family, with selected less private letters to Jane Welsh, later Carlyle's wife. Frontispieces of Carlyle's mother and Jane Welsh. 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 4: 1991

By: Coldwell, Christopher (editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dallas, Naphtali Press: 1991

Seller ID: 423734

ISBN: 094107515X

Condition: Very Good


. 313 pages, large format. The first of the annual hardcover volumes. Scribner: Pray for your Children; Sedgwick: Antinomianism Anatomized; Cawdrey: Family Reformation Promoted; Gillespie: True, Real, and Safe Grounds of Encouragement to Believe in Christ; Mason: Considerations on Lots; Sprague: Danger of Being Over Wise; Ross: Glimpses of Pastoral Work in Covenanting Times; Gillespie: Wholesome Severity; Baynes: Caveat for Cold Christians; Terror of God Displayed against Carnal Security; Fleming: Hymnology of the Reformation; United Presbyterian Churches: The True Psalmody. 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

Naphtali Press: An Anthology of Presbyterian and Reformed Literature: Volume 5: 1992

By: Coldwell, Christopher (editor)

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Dallas, Naphtali Press: 1991

Seller ID: 423735

ISBN: 0941075168

Condition: Very Good


. 328 pages, large format. The second of the annual hardcover volumes. Hudson: Doctrine of the Catholic Church Visible; Fleming: Story of the Scottish Covenent in Outline; Rutherfurd: Last and Heavenly Speeches of John, Viscount Kenmure; Beaton: Scottish Heroines of the Faith; MacPherson: Doctrine of the Church in Scottish Theology; James Fisher: Catechism on the Fourth Commandment; Gilfillan: Sketches of Sabbatic Controversies and Literature; Dickson: Sermons Preached at a Communion in Irvine. 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

Christian Communications in a Changing World

By: Dennett, Herbert

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Eastbourne, Victory Press: 1968

Seller ID: 501918

ISBN: 0854760059

Condition: Average


. 118 pages, about methods of communicating the gospel worldwide, particularly relating to the use of language and literature. View more info

A-Z of Bible Study Books and Commentaries

By: Edwards, Denis G

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Alresford, Christian Literature Crusade (UK): 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012774

ISBN: 0900284544

Condition: Good


. 184 pages. View more info

The Works of Jonathan Edwards: Set of 2 Volumes

By: Edwards, Jonathan

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Banner of Truth Trust: 1974

Seller ID: 461452

ISBN: 0851511848

Condition: Average Minus


. ccxxxiv + 691 + 969 pages. About 60 pages of Vol 1 and 80 pages of Vol 2 have a lot of underlining, perhaps half of it messy and in pen. These two volumes were printed in 1974 and 1976 and the dust jackets, which are a bit torn, are of different colours. View more info

George Sandys: Travel, Colonialism and Tolerance in the Seventeenth Century (Studies in Renaissance Literature: Vol 8)

By: Ellison, James

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, D S Brewer: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 210991

ISBN: 0859917509

Condition: Very Good


. ix + 286 pages, one or two small foxing spots to top edges. Very similar in appearance to the Church of England Record Society volumes which we have had for sale in the past, also from the Boydell and Brewer stable. A son of Archbishop Edwin Sandys, and brother of Sir Edwin Sandys, George Sandys (1578-1644) was a traveller, colonist, and poet (much of his poetry being translations and paraphrases both of classical works and Bible poetry). Both he and his elder brother Edwin were involved in the colonisation of Virginia. View more info

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The Evangelical Repository: A Quarterly Magazine of Theological Literature (Fourth Series Nos 1-16 - Vols 1-4 in one volume)

By: Evangelical Repository

Price: £28.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Thomas D Morison: 1870

Seller ID: 464351

Condition: Good


. 320 + 306 + 314 + 320 pages, covering Sept 1866 - June1870. A magazine of the Evangelical Union (Morisonians), a Scottish denomination of revivalist Arminian Congregationalists. Some of the title pages/indexes are bound in the wrong places, with those of Volume 4 apparently missing altogether. View more info

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Excelsior: Helps to Progress in Religion, Science and Literature: Vol 4

By: Excelsior

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, James Nisbet & Co: 1855

Seller ID: 480408

Condition: Poor


. 428 pages, covers damp-stained, some pages grubby, front endpaper missing, a number of plates. Educational periodical with some Christian content; some if not all volumes were apparently edited by Rev James Hamilton. View more info