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Studies of Character: from the Old Testament: First Series

By: Guthrie, Thomas

Price: £4.75

Publisher: London, Strahan & Co, 1869

. 329 pages, cloth spine missing. Contents: Abraham, Eliezer, Joseph, Moses, Joshua, Caleb, Boaz, Ruth, Gideon. View more info

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The Lives of Robert Haldane of Airthrey and of His Brother James Alexander Haldane

By: Haldane, Alexander

Price: £8.75

Publisher: Edinburgh, Banner of Truth Trust, 1990

Edition: Third Edition

. 708 pages, reprinted from the third edition of 1853. Edges foxed. The Haldanes were Scottish landed gentry who gave up their inheritance (Airthrey, now the site of the 20th century University of Stirling) in order to be able to evangelise and fund church planting throughout Scotland. Their work had wide influence, not only in the Independent and later Baptist churches they founded, but in the impetus given to evangelicalism within the existing national Presbyterian ... View more info

Memoirs of the Life of the Reverend, Learned and Pious Mr Thomas Halyburton

By: Halyburton, Thomas

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Glasgow, John Bryce, 1782

. 272 pages. Largely spiritual autobiography of this Professor of Divinity in the University of St Andrews, born 1674, died 1712. Soke scraping to exterior, front external hinge broken. View more info

Albania - Who Cares? The Exclusive Inside Story

By: Hamilton, Bill; Solanki, Bhasker

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Grantham, Autumn House, 1992

Edition: First Edition

. 152 pages, by a BBC News reporter and cameraman, with many pictures showing the terrible state of medical institutions etc in the immediate aftermath of totalitarian communism. View more info

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

Robert Raikes: The Man Who Founded the Sunday School

By: Harris, J Henry

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, National Sunday School Union, 1930

Edition: New and Revised Edition

. 152 pages, large print, illustrated, foxed, undated. View more info

D L Moody: The American Evangelist (Heroes of the Faith series)

By: Harvey, Bonnie C

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Uhrichsville, Barbour Publishing, Incorporated, 1997

. 204 pages, edges heavily foxed. View more info

Elisha: A Sign and a Wonder (Character and Charisma series)

By: Haslam, Greg

Price: £1.75

Publisher: Eastbourne, Kingsway Publications, 1995

Edition: First Edition

. 250 pages. View more info

Memorials of Frances Ridley Havergal

By: Havergal, Maria Vernon Graham

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet & Co Ltd, 1904

. viii + 392 pages; edges etc foxed, a little staining to front cover. Much of the book is Miss Havergal's letters, including her spiritual experiences. Includes four illustrations, and appendices. View more info

Zion's Pilgrim; to which is added, Zion's Pilgrim Past Seventy

By: Hawker, Robert

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, W H & L Collingridge, 1894

Edition: New Edition

. 212 pages, woodworm-type insect attack in the spine margin, not affecting the text, cloth spine crumbled. An account of spiritual experiences. Without a thorough reading I have not been able to find out whether the book is wholly autobiographical or not. Robert Hawker (1753-1827) was a well-known Calvinistic evangelical vicar in Plymouth, Devon. Undated, but an inscription to the flyleaf is dated 1894. View more info

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Large Doors Open Wide on Little Hinges: The Story of Woodlands House of Prayer Trust

By: Hawkins, Vera

Price: £0.75

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Woodlands House of Prayer Trust, 1982

. 40 pages. Stain to bottom of spine area. The story of the Woodlands House of Prayer Trust, which runs Brunel Manor, a large Christian holiday and conference centre in Torquay based in a house planned by Isambard Kingdom Brunel for his proposed retirement. View more info

Bible & Stethoscope in India: Dr George Henderson's Missionary & Medical Story of Victory

By: Henderson, George

Price: £4.75

Publisher: Sydney, Christian Press, 1954

. 108 pages, illustrated. Foreword by W T Stunt of Echoes of Service, Bath. View more info

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Makers of the Scottish Church at the Reformation

By: Hewat, Kirkwood

Price: £9.50

Publisher: Edinburgh, Macniven and Wallace, 1920

. 410 pages. Top and bottom of spine a bit worn. The lives of John Knox, John Willock, John Winram, John Row, John Spottiswood, John Douglas, (the 'six Johns' who drew up the first Scottish Confession of Faith) and also of John Craig. View more info