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A History of the Evangelical Party of the Church of England

By: Balleine, George Reginald

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green, and Co: 1911

Edition: New and Cheaper Edition

Seller ID: 210739

Condition: Average


. x + 230 pages, includes Whitefield, Wesley, Romaine, Berridge, Toplady, Societies, Hymn Books, Hannah More, Missions to India, Moody & Sankey, Missions to Jews, Keswick Convention. Signed S M Houghton. View more info

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

60 Great Founders

By: Hanks, Geoffrey

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications: 1995

Seller ID: 472402

ISBN: 1857921402

Condition: Good


. 495 pages. Christian Herald journalist Geoffrey Hanks writes the lives of founders of 60 Christian missionary and social service organisations from Hudson Taylor to George Verwer and from Robert Raikes to David Wilkerson (with many lesser known names). View more info

The English Revolution, 1600-1660

By: Ives, Eric William (editor)

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 210732

ISBN: 0713154268

Condition: Good


. 164 pages. Essays: 1) The English Revolution: An Introduction (Austin Woolrych; 2) The Central Government and the Local Community (Ivan Roots); 3) The County Community (Alan Everitt); 4) The County Community at War (D H Pennington); 5) The Growth of London (F J Fisher); 6) Puritanism, Politics and Society (Woolrych); 7) Scientists and Society (H F Kearney); 8) Social Change and the Law (Ives); 9) Class and Social Tension: The Case of the Merchant (Barry Supple); `0) The Levellers (Brian Manning). View more info

Comfy Glasgow: An Expression of Thanks

By: Mitchell, George

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications: 1999

Seller ID: 509531

ISBN: 1857924444

Condition: Average


. 171 pages. George Mitchell, latterly pastor of Castle Street Baptist Church, Inverness, tells of his upbringing in deprived but nevertheless "Comfy Glasgow" (as in "Come fae Glasgow?") and his years in evangelism, school-teaching, and ministry. View more info

The Elizabethans and America: The Trevelyan Lectures at Cambridge 1958

By: Rowse, Alfred Leslie

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, Macmillan & Co Ltd: 1959

Seller ID: 211275

Condition: Average


. xiii + 222 pages, 8 monochrome plates. Ex Greenwich Public Libraries. Not part of Rowse's Elizabethan Age series, though the author had considered the subject matter briefly in a single chapter of its second volume, The Expansion of Elizabethan England. View more info

The Elizabethan Renaissance: The Life of the Society v. 1

By: Rowse, Alfred Leslie

Price: £1.75

Publisher: London, Cardinal (Sphere Books): 1974

Seller ID: 210830

ISBN: 0351180672

Condition: Average


. 335 pages, previously published by MacMillan as the first volume of the third part of The Elizabethan Age series, the other volume being The Elizabethan Renaissance: the Cultural Achievement. Includes 16 pages of colour pictures; paper a little browned. View more info

Modern Industrial History (New Teaching series)

By: Worts, Frederick Robert

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1919

Seller ID: 011593

Condition: Average


. 250 pages. Despite stamps to endpapers indicating its past allocation to several pupils in Rugby School, and (later?) presence in Hornsey County School, Harringey, London, this book is in pretty good conditioon internally, with a somewhat tired but by no means dilapidated exterior. Covers the period from the mid-18th to the early 20th centuries, including the industrial revolution, factories, agricultural revolution, Laissez-Faire, Social and Industrial conditions, banking and capitalism, mining, railways, shipping, trade unionism, world markets, and other topics. View more info