Category: Biography


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60 Great Founders

By: Hanks, Geoffrey

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications, 1995

. 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

70 Great Christians: Changing the World

By: Hanks, Geoffrey

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications, 1992

. 342 pages, illustrated. 70 biographies from the past 2000 years, originaly written for the Christian Herald newspaper by a journalist. View more info

A Child's Life of Luther: Children's Heritage Series 1 Vol 5

By: Anon

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Choteau, Gospel Missions, 1980

. 123 pages. View more info

A Diary of Revival: The Outbreak of the 1904 Welsh Awakening

By: Adams, Kevin

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Farnham, Crusade for World Revival (CWR), 2004

. 166 pages, illustrated. View more info

A Faithful Churchman: Memoir of James Robertson (The Guild Library: Second Series)

By: Charteris, Archibald Hamilton

Price: £6.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, R & R Clark, 1897

. 208 pages, edges a bit foxed. Life of James Robertson (1803-1860), Professor of Church History in the Univeristy of Edinburgh. View more info

A Heart for Africa: The Story of Jean Nicolson - Missionary in Zimbabwe

By: MacCuish, Dolina

Price: £11.50

Publisher: Glasgow, Free Presbyterian Publications, 2008

. 229 pages, illustrated with photos throughout, 8 pages of colour photos. Born in Arizona to parents from rural Sutherland, Jean Nicolson returned there to spend a few years of childhood after her father's death, but grew up in the city of Glasgow. After training as a teacher she spent most of her working life teaching in Rhodesia at Free Presbyterian Church of Scotland mission schools. Gives much insight into the life of the FP mission, as well as background history... View more info

A Hero for the Truth: William Hunter

By: Porter, Leslie

Price: £0.65

Publisher: London, Protestant Truth Society, 1985

. 8 pages. The story of the boy martyr of Brentwood, who was burned at the stake in 1555. View more info

A Hundred Houses: The Story of Irene Rowley

By: Rayment, Anne

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications, 1991

. 160 pages. "The work of Irene Rowley with UFM in Brazil". View more info

A Journey Together

By: Rankin, Drew

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Glasgow, United Free Church of Scotland, 1993

. 108 pages. Autobiography of a marriage. View more info

A Man after God's Own Heart: The Life of David

By: Kendall, R T (Kendall, Robert Tillman)

Price: £5.75

Publisher: Tain, Christian Focus Publications, 2001

. 507 pages plus index, 64 chapters. View more info

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A Narrative of the Lord's Dealings with George Müller, Written By Himself: Sixth Part

By: Muller, George (Mueller, Müller)

Price: £29.50

Publisher: London, J Nisbet & Co, 1886

. 447 pages, blue cloth (a bit stained), heavy foxing, especially to edges. View more info

A Personal Appreciation of D. A. Macfarlane

By: Fraser, J Cameron

Price: £5.50

Publisher: Belleville, Ontario, Canada, Guardian Books, 2013

Edition: First Edition

. 62 pages. A personal look at the life of D A MacFarlane, Free Presbyterian Church of Scotland minister at Dingwall, Ross-shire from 1930 to 1973. The author, Cameron Fraser, grew up at the Dingwall manse with his aunt and uncle (Ella and Donald MacFarlane) after the early death of his own parents, James and Christina Fraser, who had been missionaries in Rhodesia. "We don't grow such men today, and we are the poorer for it. The book is pleasing in every way."... View more info

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A Scot in France and Switzerland

By: Holmes, Daniel Turner

Price: £4.75

Publisher: Paisley, Alexander Gardner, 1910

Edition: First Edition?

. 398 pages, a little foxing, especially to endpapers, old Scottish library label inside front cover, shadow of little round label on spine. Daniel Turner Holmes (1863-1955) was MP for Govan in the early 20th century, having spent 3 years out of the first decade of the century in France and French-speaking Switzerland. View more info

A Solemn Joy: A Journey of Faith Through the Experience of Cancer

By: Brown, Elaine

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Eastbourne, Kingsway, 1986

Edition: First Edition

. 189 pages. View more info

A Stone Made Smooth

By: Wong Ming-Dao [Wang Ming Tao]

Price: £1.00

Publisher: Southampton, Mayflower Christian Books, 1984

Edition: Second Edition

. 245 pages, early pages stained probably by tea or coffee. Autobiography of a Chinese Christian leader who was imprisoned for 23 years. Numerous b/w line drawings and several photographs. View more info