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A Treatise of the Covenant of Grace: Facsimile Reprint from the 1645 Edition

By: Ball, John

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Tain, Peter & Rachel Reynolds: 2012

Seller ID: 090004

ISBN: 7770053390

Condition: New


Published in 1645 by his friend Simeon Ash after Ball's death, this is a major work on the subject of God's covenant, and comes with recommendations from other leading Puritans such as Edmund Calamy. This book of Ball's is said to have been influential in the Westminster Assembly which occurred a few years after his death. Topics studied include: * what a covenant is * the different ways in which God made covenant in the Old and New Testaments * how Christ is the Mediator of the New Testament * how Christ brings his people into covenant * ho... 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

Faith of Our Fathers: The Men and Movements of the Seventeenth Century

By: Higham, Florence

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, Student Christian Movement: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 210968

Condition: Average Plus


. 198 pages. Chapters constructed around Richard Hooker; Lancelot Andrewes; John Robinson; George Herbert; William Laud; Richard Baxter; John Bunyan; George Fox; John Tillotson and Thomas Ken; and covering many other influential people. View more info

Makers of Religious Freedom in the Seventeenth Century: Henderson Rutherford Bunyan Baxter

By: Loane, Marcus L

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, Inter-Varsity Fellowship: 1960

Edition: First Edition (British)

Seller ID: 210376

Condition: Average


. 231 pages. Spine discoloured, but this book is in nice condition for a paperback nearly 60 years old. View more info

Life of Andrew Melville: Containing Illustration of the Ecclesiastical and Literary History of Scotland During the Latter Part of the Sixteenth and Beginning of the Seventeenth Century

By: M'Crie, Thomas

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood & Sons: 1899

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: 421998

Condition: Average Minus


. "With an appendix consisting of original papers". 508 pages, this copy appears not to have a fold-out facsimile of Melville's handwriting. Cloth covers washed out (water damage); pen marks to margins of a couple of pages. View more info

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Darien, or the Merchant Prince

By: Warburton, Eliot

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett: 1860

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 480185

Condition: Poor


. 396 pages, front internal hinge gone, endpapers damaged / missing due to library use. Main body of book is in fairly good condition, and it looks good externally too. Historical novel set in Scotland and sailing to / attempted colonisation of Darien on the isthmus of Panama. This printing undated. View more info

Bunyan Calling: A Voice from the Seventeenth Century

By: Willcocks, Mary Patricia

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, George Allen and Unwin Ltd: 1944

Seller ID: 009753

Condition: Average


. 236 pages, 4 black and white plates. Biographical. View more info