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Saints of the Twentieth Century

By: (CGA), Brother Kenneth

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London & Oxford, Mowbrays: 1976

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 11354


Hardback, 204mm x 130mm red cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xvii prelims, 206pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Book is tight, with pages basically clean, though block edges darkened and grubby with staining to top, also fading along top of spine and boards. Dustwrapper is faded and frayed along top edge, fading also to rigtht front edge. Brief biographies of men and women from all over the world, all of whom died in the 20th century, and all of whose Christian ... View more info

An Exposition of the Gospel of John

By: (Hendriksen), William

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Banner of Truth Trust: 1959

Inscription: Previous owner's name

Seller ID: 12434


Hardback, tall 8vo maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, , xii prelims, 501pp. Very Good/Very Good. Previous owner's name. Small address sticker to free front endpaper, in addition to hand-written name. Dustwrapper (now protected) has minimal chipping to edges and corners. 2 volumes on John in one. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: New Testament, biblical exposition and commentary. This book is unusually heavy or large and may attract a higher postage charge than automaticall... View more info

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Holiness

By: (Ryle), J. C.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, James Clarke & Co: 1956

Edition: reprint

Seller ID: 12433


Hardback, tall 8vo blue cloth boards, gilt titles, reprint, xviii prelims, 333pp. Very Good/Very Good. Corners slightly bumped, top edge slightly grey, foxing to block edges. Overall tight and clean The nature, hindrances, difficulties and roots of holiness. Catalogue: Theology. View more info

Certain Sermons or Homilies appointed to be read in churches in the time of the late Queen Elizabeth of famous memory; and now thought fit to be reprinted by authority of the King;s most excellent majesty, Anno MDCXXIII.

By: ,

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Clarendon Press: 1844

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 12753


Hardback, 230mm x 147mm brown and green card boards over cloth spine, xiv prelims, 626pp. plus index, Fair/NoWrapper. Book is old, bumped, worn and stained on outside, spine sticker faded and inscribed. Block edges worn from wear, ragged with a hint of foxing, pages basically clean and binding good, though pencil notes on front endpaper. Early Victorian republication of a famous English book of sermons. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: sermon, Anglican, Jacobean, Eliz... View more info

The life and chapters of sundry goodly sayings and the teaching of Brother Giles companion of Saint Francis from 'The Little Flowers of Saint Francis of Assisi'

By: ,

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Birmingham, Birmingham School of Printing: 1941

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 12263


Hardback, 286mm x 182mm brown and red card boards over cloth spine, gilt titles, first edition, 57pp. Black and white illustrations. Illustrations by Neil Leitch MacCuaig. Reading copy only/NoWrapper. Book has one plate missing - else in Good+ condition - a little bumped and scuffed, with block edges a little grubby from handling. Seemingly produced as an exercise in the arts of typography and printing, this is aa 20th century English presentation of a 13th century r... View more info

The Book of Psalms, Hebrew and English, arranged in Parallel Columns

By: ,

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Samuel Bagster: 1843

Seller ID: 13612


Hardback, 174mm x 108mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, , 190pp. plus advertisments,Good/NoWrapper. Spine and boards and a little worn, block edges darkened with age, pages unmarked. Listed as an 1843 edition, this feels much more like a c.1900 publication which offers a side-by-side presentation of the Psalter - the 1705 van der Hooght Hebrew text and the 1611 KJV. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: David, Yahweh, Psalter, Babylon View more info

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The Book of Saints - A Dictionary of Servants of God canonized by the Catholic Church

By: ,

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, A & C Black: 1989

Edition: sixth edition

Seller ID: 15305


Hardback, 243mm x 153mm black cloth boards, gilt titles, sixth edition, xiii prelims, 606pp. Black and white illustrations. Good +++/NoWrapper. Book is clean and tight with minimal wear from handling. Dustwrapper is clean with some light wear along top edge. Compiled by the Benedictine Monks of St. Augustine's Abbey, Reigate, and first published in 1921, this is a standard A-Z of the Christian Saints, set out in two-column text with brief hagiographical details, feast ... View more info

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A Tree in a Forest - A Collection of Ajahn Chah's Similes

By: ,

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Chungli, Taiwan, Yuan Kuang: 1994

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 16312


Paperback, 207mm x 147mm , 198pp. Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is clean with little or no wear. Collection of wise sayings on sundry subjects by a modern Buddhist master, compiled and edited by the Dhamma Garden Translation Group. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Buddhism, wisdom, dhamma View more info

Memorable Events in the History of the Bible - A Pictorial Sunday Book for the Young

By: ,

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, John Field:

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 16634


Hardback, 17cm x 10cm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, , vi and vi prelims, 97+ and 97+pp. Black and white illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Exterior bumped and scuffed and grubby, spine also cracked at edges, gilt block edges ragged, inner front board/endpaper damaged by spine, pages clean overall. Undated but with an 1875 inscription, this is surely a mid-Victorian two-part volume containing story summaries and illustrations of 300+ tales from the... View more info

The Practice of the Presence of God - The Best Rule of Holy Life

By: , Brother Lawrence

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Peabody, MA, Hendrickson Christian Classics: 2004

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 11409


Hardback, 223mm x 140mm white and blue cloth boards over (faux?) leather spine, gilt titles, first edition, xiv prelims, 117pp. Very Good/NoWrapper. Book is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Price sticker on rear. An eternal work of devotional literarure first written down by an uneducated cook in a seventeenth-century French monastery. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: devotion, spirit, Christ, monastic View more info

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The Century Bible - St. Luke

By: Adeney (D.D.), Walter F. (ed)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T.C. & E.C. Jack:

Seller ID: 14164


Hardback, 164mm x 105mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, , 404pp. plus index, Good/NoWrapper. Book has been handled, exterior clean save for a little scuffing, block edges darkened with some foxing, latter also to opening/closing pages, differential fading to endpapers, else clean. Undated but certainly a turn-of-the-20th-century presentation of the third Gospel in an attractive single volume with text of both the Authorized and Revised versions, also notes, index... View more info

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The Century Bible - Thessalonians and Galatians

By: Adeney (M.A.), Walter F.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Edinburgh & London, T.C. & E.C. Jack:

Seller ID: 13863


Hardback, 166mm x 104mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, , 344pp. plus index, Good +/NoWrapper. Block edges a little worn and grubby, differential fading and foxing to opening/closing pages, block just a little crinkly, else clean and tight. Undated but surely an early 20th century volume from the Century Bible series which offers a fully annotated KJV text of three important NT epistles, with a book-length introduction. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Pauline, ep... View more info

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The Living World of the Old Testament

By: Anderson, Bernhard W.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Longman: 1974

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 13910


Paperback, 220mm x 146mm , xxi prelims, 586pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been read, spine singly creased, rear cover also, some grubbiness and a little foxing to block edges, else clean. UK paperback edition of Professor Anderson's excellent guide to the Old Testament, with text of the US second edition. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Genesis, Torah, scripture, Israel View more info

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Free in Christ - The message of Galatians

By: Andrews, Edgar H.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Darlington, Evangelical Press: 1996

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 12557


Paperback, 215mm x 134mm , 334pp. plus index, Good +++/NoWrapper. Paperback has been handled, ends of spine bumped with surface wear, else clean and tight with light wear only. Exposition of the Pauline epistle which answers the profound question, "What is the Gospel of Jesus Christ?" Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Christian, Pauline, gospel, exegesis View more info

Summa Theologiae - A Concise Translation

By: Aquinas, St. Thomas ; McDermott, Timothy (ed)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Notre Dame, IN, Christian Classics: 1991

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 14093


Paperback, 228mm x 154mm , lviii prelims, 651pp. plus index, Good +++/NoWrapper. Hefty paperback has been handled, minimal wear to block edges, top of spine bumped, else clean with no creasing. Original sticker on rear. Late 20th century paperback presentation of the extraordinary 13th century work of scholastic thought which remains the official philosophy of Catholicism. Translated from the medieval Latin, edited and with a lengthy Introduction by McDermott. Catal... View more info

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Men of Pierre Saint-Martin

By: Attout, Jacques

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Werner Laurie: 1956

Edition: first thus

Inscription: Gift Inscription

Seller ID: 2454


Hardback, 8vo green cloth boards, black titles, first thus, vii prelims, 158pp. plus appendix/appendicies, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good +/Good +. Gift Inscription. Thin fading to top and bottom of boards and spine. Differential fading to endpapers. Block edges dusted. Dustwrapper (now protected) has some shelfwear around all edges. Back cover discoloured and stained. An epic adventure into one of the deepest caverns on Earth - the 1... View more info

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The Power of His Resurrection - The Works of T. Austin-Sparks

By: Austin-Sparks, T.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Jacksonville, FL, The SeedSowers:

Seller ID: 12729


Paperback, 215mm x 140mm , 99pp. plus advertisments,Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is tight and clean with little or no wear. Price sticker on rear. Undated but undoubtedly a 21st century work which presents writings by a great 20th century Christian on the subject of Elisha and Elijah, and what their Biblical stories mean for modern "resurrection" life. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: resurrection, Elisha, Elijah, Christ View more info

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The Forgotten Dream - Experience, Hope and God

By: Baelz, Peter

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London & Oxford, Mowbrays: 1975

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Gift Inscription

Seller ID: 5577


Hardback, 224mm x 136mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, x prelims, 148pp. Good +++/Good +++. Gift Inscription. Spine bumped, block edges just a little dusty, otherwise very good. Dustwrapper has been handled occasionally. Small price sticker on front flap. Transcript of the Bampton lectures for 1974, in which a distinguished academic churchman offered his response, as a Christian, to a modern scientific (and scientistic) culture. Catalogue: Theology. K... View more info

St. Paul and the Roman Law and other studies on the origin of the form of doctrine

By: Ball (LL.D.), W.E.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T. & T. Clark: 1901

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 13887


Hardback, 214mm x 140mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, xi prelims, 218pp. plus index, plus advertisments,Good/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Spine faded, boards bumped but clean. Block edges just a little ragged and grubby but pages clean otherwise save for some pencil highlights and notes. Book is ex-libris of Canon of Gloucester with sticker on inner front board. Excellent scholarly analysis of secular legal influences on early Christianity, thro... View more info

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A History of the Evangelical Party in the Church of England

By: Balleine, G.R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Longmans Green: 1933

Edition: third edition

Inscription: Previous owner's name

Seller ID: 13601


Hardback, 190mm x 125mm orange cloth boards, black titles, third edition, xi prelims, 346+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Fair/NoWrapper. Previous owner's name. Book is ex-school lib with sticker on inner front board. Book has been well read over years - now bumped and scuffed with edges grubby. First published in 1908, this is Balleine's excellent account of a nonconformist faction which remained within Anglicanism. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Wesle... View more info

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Ahead of His Age - Bishop Barnes of Birmingham

By: Barnes, John

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1979

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 12264


Hardback, 235mm x 150mm grey cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 487+pp. plus index, Photographic illustrations. Good +/Good +++. Book has been handled but still clean with light wear only.Binding a little weak, faint mark to front endpaper. Dustwrapper has been handled, light edgewear. Biography of the churchman who served as Bishop of Birmingham from 1924 to 1953, written sympathetically but not uncriticallly by his son. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: episcopa... View more info

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The Visions and Prophecies of Zechariah - "The Prophet of Hope and of Glory" - An Exposition

By: Baron, David

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Marshall, Morgan & Scott: 1962

Edition: second edition

Seller ID: 12893


Hardback, 220mm x 142mm blue cloth boards, gilt titles, second edition, 4th impression, , xii prelims, 554pp. plus index, Good +/Good. Spine and boards bumped, titles scuffed, foxing to top block edge, differential fading to endpapers, else clean and unmarked. Dustwrapper is worn and chipped around edges, darkened on rear. Excellent guide to the prophetic book of Zechariah from a Christian perspective. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: prophecy, Christ, chariot, fountain View more info

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The Ancient Scriptures for the Modern Jew

By: Baron, David

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Barking / Jerusalem, Messianic Testimony / Keren Ahvah Meshihit: 1999

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 15244


Paperback, 208mm x 137mm , 172pp. plus advertisments,Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is clean with no obvious imperfections. Price sticker on rear. An end-of-millennium appeal to Jews to accept Jesus as Christ and Saviour. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Messiah, Christ, prophet, Jesus View more info

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A Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans

By: Barrett, C.K.

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1957

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 13599


Hardback, 222mm x 144mm maroon cloth boards, gilt titles, first edition, 294pp. plus index, Good/Good. Book is ex-libris of Canon of Gloucester. Has been well read, with edges now grubby from handling, some foxing also, light pencil strokes throughout, exterior bumped and dusty. Dustwrapper is worn and darkened around edges,s ome foxing also. A superb volume from Black's New Testament Commentaries series offers a thorough review of the Biblical book which is also in it... View more info

The Sign of the Cross

By: Barrett, Wilson

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Eveleigh Nash & Grayson:

Inscription: Owners inscription

Seller ID: 16246


Hardback, 192mm x 124mm blue cloth boards, gilt titles, , x` prelims, 316pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Owners inscription. Book has some grubbiness to block edges, differential fading to endpapers, but clean and tight overall. Undated but with a 1924 inscription, this is surely an early 20th century work of fiction with a Roman-era setting and an eternal Christian message at its heart. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Rome, Christian, persecution, empire View more info

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The Century Bible - The Acts

By: Bartlet, J Vernon (ed)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T.C. & E.C. Jack: 1901

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 14207


Hardback, 164mm x 105mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 394pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Book has been handled over years - exterior bumped and scuffed at edges, block edges a little grubby, differential fading to endpapers, pages clean.Tiny retailer sticker on inner front board. A volume from Century Bible series which offers the Revised Edition and Authorized Edition texts of the Acts of the Apostles, with scholarly Notes, Index, Map and 33-page Introduction... View more info

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The Wounds of Jesus - A Meditation on the Crucified Saviour

By: Baxter, Christina

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Zondervan: 2004

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 15249


Paperback, 214mm x 132mm , 235pp. Good +/NoWrapper. Paperback has been well read, spine creased, foxing to block edges, pages clean and tight. A fine devotional work inspired by the ancient tradition of meditation upon the actual wounds of Jesus on the Cross. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Cross, Christ, salvation, stigmata View more info

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The Century Bible - The General Epistles - James, Peter, John and Jude

By: Bennett (M.A.), W,H, (ed)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T.C. & E.C. Jack: 1901

Edition: first thus

Seller ID: 14209


Hardback, 164mm x 105mm dark blue cloth boards, gilt titles, first thus, 350pp. plus index, Good +/NoWrapper. Exterior bumped but clean, differential fading to endpapers, block edges worn from handling, pages clean. A volume from Century Bible series which offers the Revised Edition and Authorized Edition texts of the later, non-Pauline New Testament Epistles, with scholarly Notes, Index, Map and 100-page Introduction. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Christian, church... View more info

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Ransomed, healed, restored, forgiven - Learning from the Life of Peter

By: Bentley, Michael ; Reynolds, Adrian

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Darlington, England & Auburn, MA, Evangelical Press: 2001

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 11432


Paperback, 220mm x 135mm , 142pp. Very Good/NoWrapper. Paperback is tight and clean with no obvious imperfections. Questions by Adrian Reynolds on the life of the Apostle Peter answered by Bentley with reference to gospels, acts and epistles. Catalogue: Theology. Keywords: Apostle, fisherman, denial, Pentecost View more info

Autobiography of George Muller

By: Bergin, G. Fred.; Pierson, Dr. Arthur T.

Price: £70.00

Publisher: London / Bristol, J. Nisbet / Bible & Tract Warehouse: 1905

Seller ID: 13908


Hardback, 220mm x 142mm green cloth boards, gilt titles, , xiv prelims, 735+pp. plus index, Black and white illustrations. Photographic illustrations. Good/NoWrapper. Book has been well read, exterior bumped, block edges tanned, also grubby and worn from handling, some foxing also, private library stamp and inscription on half-title. Biography of the German-born19th century evangelist who did much good work in his adopted city of Bristol, especially with orphans and... View more info