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The Life of Alexander Alexander Written by Himself: Volume 1 (only, of 2)

By: Alexander, Alexander; Howell, John (editor)

Price: £95.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, William Blackwood: 1830

Seller ID: 464816

Condition: Average Plus


. 339 pages, wood-grain leather with red spine label. 6½ x 4¼ inches. One of several military and nautical memoirs (including "The Life of Alexander Selkirk") edited by John Howell in the wake if his success with "Journal of a Soldier of the Seventy-First". Alexander Alexander was born in the latter part of the 18th century in Dundonald, Ayrshire. In this volume he recounts his experiences in Scotland and as a young man in the West Indies, and on his... View more info

God's Smuggler

By: Andrew, Brother; Sherrill, John & Elizabeth

Price: £1.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1992

Seller ID: 423560

ISBN: 0340155396

Condition: Average


. 256 pages, paper somewhat browned. View more info

Stop Press! Hugh Redwood's Unfinished Story, Compiled by his Close Colleague

By: Angel, Alfred

Price: £2.75

Publisher: Evesham, Arthur James: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 445115

Condition: Average


. 135 pages, edges foxed. 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

Seller ID: 453067

Condition: Average Plus


. 123 pages. View more info

Christian Biography: Containing the Lives of Rev David Brainerd, Rev Edward Payson, Rev Vavasor Powell, Archbishop Usher

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1850

Seller ID: 210121

Condition: Average


. 144 + 144 + 72 + 72 pages. Small book, exterior a bit worn, handwritten Sunday School library details to flyleaf, (old) previous owner's name to first page. Undated. One of a series of biography compilations. View more info

Christian Biography: Containing the Lives of Rev Isaac Watts DD, Rev William Romaine, Mr William Howard, Rev Samuel Pearce, Mr John Rowe

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1850

Seller ID: 210122

Condition: Average


. 72 + 72 + 72 + 144 + viii + 68 pages. Small book, exterior a bit worn, Fernyhough Circulating Library Reading information sheet pasted to flyleaf, more recent owner's bookpate to endpaper. Undated. One of a series of biography compilations. View more info

Christian Biography: Containing the Lives of Rev Andrew Fuller, Mrs Harriet Newell, Rev George Pattrick, Mr Alexander Archibald, Colonel Blackader

By: Anon

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Religious Tract Society: 1850

Seller ID: 210123

Condition: Average


. 144 + 72 + 72 + 72 + 72 pages. Small book, exterior a bit worn. Undated. One of a series of biography compilations. View more info

English Puritan Divines in the Reign of Queen Elizabeth: Cartwright and His Contemporaries (Works of the English Puritan Divines Series: Vol 10)

By: Anon

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Thomas Nelson: 1848

Seller ID: 210363

Condition: Average


. 288 pages. Unlike the other volumes in the series, this is wholly biographical and historical. Contents: Life and Times of the Rev Thomas Cartwright; Cartwright's Contemporaries (including chapters on Wilcocks and Field; Udal; Martin Marprelate; John Penry). Some wear and tear at top and bottom of spine, a little foxing, front endpaper missing. View more info

Hymns and their Stories

By: Anon (A.E.C.); Gibson, Edgar C S (preface)

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (SPCK): 1894

Seller ID: 465199

Condition: Good


. 201 pages, plus catalogue. Dates of a few hymn writers have been inserted neatly in pen in the margins. View more info

Andrew's Own Brother

By: Anon (E E S)

Price: £2.00

Publisher: London, G Morrish: 1931

Seller ID: 014288

Condition: Average


. 87 pages, illustrated, foxed, tear to one page. Attractive cream coloured covers with black decoration and colour picture of lake (Galilee?) to front cover. A book for children about Simon Peter. Unknown Brethren author, who may also have written "Family Pets: The History of Jacky Jackdaw and the Rest of them" View more info

Katherina Von Bora - Martin Luther's Wife

By: Anon; Grant, Joey (editor)

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Inverness, W & J Grant: 1969

Seller ID: 442280

Condition: Average


. 64 pages, abridgment of a work translated from German. Printed by Eccles, Inverness. Gift inscription signed by editor with best wishes for 1970. View more info

A Cloud of Witnesses for the Royal Prerogatives of Jesus Christ: Being the Last Speeches and Testimonies of Those Who Have Suffered for The Truth in Scotland Since the Year 1680

By: Anon; Thomson, John H (editor)

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Johnstone, Hunter, & Co: 1871

Edition: Abridged and Revised Edition

Seller ID: 423760

Condition: Average


. xliv + 612 pages, many illustrations. Book originally published 1714, this is a Victorian reprint with explanatory and historical notes by the Rev John H Thomson. Similar to the Oliphant printings. View more info

Richard Hooker and the Authority of Scripture, Tradition and Reason: Reformed Theologian of the Church of England?

By: Atkinson, Nigel

Price: £3.75

Publisher: Carlisle, Paternoster Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 508347

ISBN: 0853648018

Condition: Good


. xxii + 138 pages. View more info

William's Story: A Mother's Account of Her Son's Struggle Against Cancer

By: Attlee, Rosemary

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Crowborough, Highland Books: 1987

Seller ID: 451020

ISBN: 0946616345

Condition: Good


. 160 pages, account of a teenager struck by leukaemia. View more info

The Confessions of Saint Augustine

By: Augustine, Aurelius

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Springdale, Whitaker House: 1996

Seller ID: 495534

ISBN: 0883683822

Condition: Average


. 302 pages, spine a bit creased, paper a bit browned. View more info

Letters of Saint Augustine, Bishop of Hippo (set of 2 volumes) (The Works of Aurelius Augustine, Bishop of Hippo: Volumes 6 and 13)

By: Augustine, Aurelius; Cunningham, John George (trans)

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T & T Clark: 1875

Seller ID: 210126

Condition: Average


. 440 + 480 pages, a little wear and tear to spines, clear adhesive protective film to first volume. View more info

The Works of Aurelius Augustine, Bishop of Hippo: Vol 14 (only, of 15): The Confessions of St Augustine, Bishop of Hippo. Translated and Annotated by J G Pilkington

By: Augustine, Aurelius; Pilkington, J G (translator)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T & T Clark: 1876

Seller ID: 210130

Condition: Average


. 415 pages. Covers protected with clear adhesive film. View more info

The Works of Aurelius Augustine, Bishop of Hippo: Vol 5 (only, of 15): Writings in Connection with the Manichaean Heresy

By: Augustine, Aurelius; Stothert, Richard (translator)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, T & T Clark: 1872

Seller ID: 210132

Condition: Average


. xvi + 571 pages. Back external hinge somewhat torn. View more info

The Confessions of Augustine in Modern English

By: Augustine, Aurelius; Wirt, Sherwood Eliot (translator)

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Tring, Lion Publishing: 1978

Seller ID: 429271

ISBN: 0856481270

Condition: Average


. 143 pages, translated and abridged by Sherwood Eliot Wirt. View more info

Memorials of Caithness Ministers: Being Memoirs and Sermons of Rev W Ross Taylor, D D, Thurso, and Rev Alexander Auld, Olrig, with Brief Notices of Some of their Co-Presbyters

By: Auld, Archibald

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W F Henderson: 1911

Seller ID: 493207

Condition: Average


. 392 pages, cloth spine detached from back cover, edges grubby/foxed, some neat pencil underlining and marginal annotation. Contains: Memoir of Taylor (68 pp); Sermons etc of Taylor (156 pp); Memoir of Auld (74 pp including 12 pp on contemporaries); Sermons etc of Auld (90 pp). Scarce. View more info