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Image for The Kingdoms of Christ : the story of the early Church.

The Kingdoms of Christ : the story of the early Church.

By: BAMM, Peter.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1959

Seller ID: 35868


Large 8vo. 368pp, 365 illustrations, 18 colour plates. Cloth with dustwrapper (slight damage to rear, now in protective sleeve). A very good clean copy. View more info

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A Short History of Christianity.

By: BLAINEY, Geoffrey.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Viking: 2011

Seller ID: 34348


618pp, 16pp colour illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ISBN 0670075248 View more info

Image for The History of the Flagellants, or The Advantages of Discipline; being a paraphrase and commentary on the Historia Flagellantium of the Abbe Boileau, Doctor of the Sorbonne, Canon of the Holy Chapel &c. By Somebody who is not Doctor of the Sorbonne.

The History of the Flagellants, or The Advantages of Discipline; being a paraphrase and commentary on the Historia Flagellantium of the Abbe Boileau, Doctor of the Sorbonne, Canon of the Holy Chapel &c. By Somebody who is not Doctor of the Sorbonne.

By: BOILEAU, [Jacques] & J.L. Delome.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, Fielding and Walker: 1777

Seller ID: 34729


First edition. 4to. [iv], 1-3, 2-7, 6-8, [ii], 10-340pp; 4 engraved plates and 4 vignettes. The text is complete, the erratic early pagination notwithstanding. Full contemporary calf with spine label; rebacked (not recently), retaining the original gilt-decorated spine; extremities rubbed but stabilised by the conservator. The original free endpapers have two tape stains each to their fore-margin from a previous covering; the front paste-down has a bookseller's catalogue... View more info

The Pilgrim's Progress.

By: BUNYAN, John.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Dent: 1961

Seller ID: 24147


Introduction and notes by G.B. Harrison. (Everyman's Library, no 204) xiv, 327pp. Original cloth with dustwrapper (spine creased, slight silverfishing to front flap-fold). Very good. View more info

Image for Scotch Presbyterian Eloquence display'd; or, The Folly of Their Teaching Discover'd, from their books, sermons, prayers &c.,  with considerable additions taken from scarce and valuable MSS. &c. [with] An Answer to the Scotch Presbyterian Eloquence.

Scotch Presbyterian Eloquence display'd; or, The Folly of Their Teaching Discover'd, from their books, sermons, prayers &c., with considerable additions taken from scarce and valuable MSS. &c. [with] An Answer to the Scotch Presbyterian Eloquence.

By: CROKATT, Gilbert & John Monroe]

Price: $150.00

Publisher: London, Printed for the Booksellers: 1847

Seller ID: 34513


Small 8vo. 184 & 140pp. Original stiff wrappers (repeating title page) in a contemporary binding of half calf, spine label and raised bands, marbled paper sides and endpapers. Extremities a little rubbed, and the leather on the spine has had its surface uniformly rubbed off; spine title label. Top edges gilt, the others uncut. A very good clean copy. Owner's name on preliminary blank. ***The Dedication is signed 'Jacob Curate', the authors were Gilbert Crokatt and John M... View more info

Image for History of the Order of Assassins.

History of the Order of Assassins.

By: FRANZIUS, Enno.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, Funk & Wagnalls: 1969

Seller ID: 35771


xviii, 262pp, b&w illustrations, coloured endpaper maps. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. View more info

Image for Studies in Eastern Religions.

Studies in Eastern Religions.

By: GEDEN, Alfred S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Charles H. Kelly: 1900

Seller ID: 35556


(Books for Bible Students.) Small 8vo. xiv, 378pp. Plum cloth, lettered in gilt; soine a little sunned. A very good clean copy. Contemporary gift inscription. *** Buddhism, Hinduism & Jainism. View more info

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The Cambridge History of the Bible : the West from the Reformation to the present day.

By: GREENSLADE, S.L. (ed).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Cambridge University Press: 1963

Seller ID: 34507


Small thick 4to. 590pp. Red cloth, decorated in gilt on the upper board, with dustwrapper. Slight bump to bottom corner of the upper board, near the spine, otherwise a very good clean copy. View more info

A Book of Quaker Saints.

By: HODGKIN, L.V.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, T.N. Foulis: 1917

Seller ID: 18497


Illustrated by F. Cayley-Robinson. 548pp, 7 tipped in coloured plates, illus eps. Original cloth (spine sunned, some rubbing on extremities, corners slightly bumped). Spotting and offsetting on eps, edges spotted. Very good to good. View more info

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Sacrifice and Sacrement.

By: JAMES, E.O.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1962

Seller ID: 35776


8vo. 320pp. Cloth with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. ***Explore the basic rites, beliefs, themes and principles of sacrifical cults in ancient and modern times, concluding with an analysis of the sacremental principle in its relation to sacrifice in Christianity. View more info

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The Oxford Illustrated Companion to the Bible.

By: METZGER, Bruce M. & Michael D. Coogan (eds).

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Tess Press: 2008

Seller ID: 33749


4to. 328pp, well illustrated in colour, mpas, index. Papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good to fine clean copy. ISBN 1603760423 View more info

The Gnostic Gospels : the sacred writings of the Nag Hammadi Library & the Berlin Gnostic Code and Codex Tchacos.

By: MEYER, Marvin (ed).

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Folio Society: 2008

Seller ID: 35450


Introduction by Marvin Meyer and Elaine H. Pagels. Small 4to. xxviii, 724pp, colour plates. Quarter morocco and pictorial papered sides (no slipcase). A fine clean copy. View more info

Image for Liturgical Vesture : its origins and development.

Liturgical Vesture : its origins and development.

By: POCKNEE, C.E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, A.R. Mowbray: 1960

Seller ID: 35049


Small 4to. 58pp, b&w illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (a few small pen scribbles, extremities a little rubbed). A very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

Image for Cross and Crucifix : in Christian worship and devotion.

Cross and Crucifix : in Christian worship and devotion.

By: POCKNEE, C.E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, A.R. Mowbray: 1962

Seller ID: 35050


Small 4to. 72pp, coloured frontis, b&w illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper (slight stain at head of spine, not affecting the book). A very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

Image for The Christian Altar : in history and today.

The Christian Altar : in history and today.

By: POCKNEE, C.E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, A.R. Mowbray: 1963

Seller ID: 35051


Small 4to. 12pp, coloured frontis, b&w illustrations. Cloth-textured papered boards with dustwrapper. A very good clean copy. Owner's name. View more info

THE CONFESSIONS OF ST AUGUSTINE.

By: Saint Augustine:

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Connecticut, Heritage Press: 1963

Seller ID: 15561


Translated by J.G. Pilkington. Introduction by George N. Schuster. Paintings by Edy Legrand. 4to. xvii, 296pp, 7 colour plates. Original decorated cloth with slipcase (lightly sunned and rubbed, small marks, top corners and tail of spine bumped). Very good. View more info

Image for Myths and Legends of the North American Indians.

Myths and Legends of the North American Indians.

By: SPENCE, Lewis.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, George G. Harrap & Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 35549


With 32 plates in colour by James Jack and other illustrations. First edition. 8vo. xii, 394pp, 32 colour plates, 4 b&w photographic plates, 1 map; glossary and index. Original grey cloth, lettered in gilt, decorated in gilt, brown and blind on upper board and spine. Top edges gilt, the others uncut (and a little spotted). Small round blind stamp on title indicating this is a review copy. Bookplate of W.P. Hurst (presumably the journalist/editor who worked for the Melbou... View more info

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The Life of the Rev. Charles Wesley, M.A.

By: TELFORD, Rev. John.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: n.d.

Seller ID: 31904


224pp, frontispiece engraved portrait, 3 further engraved plates. Original blue cloth with black, gilt and blind decoration, including a blind portrait device on top board (spine lightly discoloured, some rubbing on extremities particularly at head and tail of spine, a few tiny marks). Edges discoloured and spotted. Light spotting on first and last three leaves, interior clean and fresh. pp7/8, 8/9 and 11/12 with tail edges narrowly mistrimmed. Good. View more info

Image for The Miracles of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

The Miracles of the Blessed Virgin Mary.

By: William of Malmesbury : edited and translated by R.M. Thomson & M. Winterbottom.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Suffolk, Boydell Press: 2015

Seller ID: 35715


(Boydell medieval Texts.) 8vo. lx, 154pp. Soft covers. A very good+ clean copy. ISBN 1783271965 ***Written c 1135, an important document in the history of Marian devotion in medieval Europe. An English translation. View more info