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1909 RELIGION English Catholics BIOGRAPHY Kirk FIRST
1909 RELIGION English Catholics BIOGRAPHY Kirk FIRST

Price: £143.99

An illustrated First Edition of Kirk's biographies of English Catholics. Bound in cloth with gilt lettering. With a frontis and tissue guard, and four plates. Includes an appendix and classified lists of biographies. John Hungerford...

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1909 The Scroll of Time Or Epochs and Dispensations of Scripture J Ashton Savage
1909 The Scroll of Time Or Epochs and Dispensations of Scripture J Ashton Savage

Price: £85.00

An interesting work on Christianity and scripture.Illustrated, with a folding chart and two plates.What appears to be the First Edition of this very scarce work.This work analyses epochs and dispensations of Christian scripture....

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1910 4vol Totemism and Exogamy J G Frazer Superstition and Society Spirituality
1910 4vol Totemism and Exogamy J G Frazer Superstition and Society Spirituality

Price: £280.00

The first edition of this work on totemism, spirituality and superstition by J. G. Frazer. With eight folding maps to the rear of volume IV (collated complete). Sir James George Frazer (1 January 1854 7 May 1941), was a Scottish...

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1910 Collectio Actorum SS D N PII Papae X Minoriticas Familias Scarce
1910 Collectio Actorum SS D N PII Papae X Minoriticas Familias Scarce

Price: £29.99

A scarce copy of the 'Collectio Actorum SS. D. N. PII Papae X Minoriticas Familias Respicientium Eiusdem Iussu Edita Exeunte Anno Saeculari Septimo Ab Instituto Ordine Seraphico' In Latin.

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1910 Dictionary of the Bible James Hastings John Selbie Illustrated Maps
1910 Dictionary of the Bible James Hastings John Selbie Illustrated Maps

Price: £140.00

A one-volume, illustrated edition of Hastings' Biblical encyclopaedia. Originally published between 1898 and 1902 Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible consisted of four volumes. A further volume was published...

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1910 John Bunyan The Pilgrims Progress From this World Illustrated Bickers
1910 John Bunyan The Pilgrims Progress From this World Illustrated Bickers

Price: £400.00

A beautifully illustrated copy of The Pilgrims Progress.In a beautiful tree calf binding by Bickers and Sons.Illustrated with eight full page coloured platesJohn Bunyan was an English writer and preacher best remembered as the author...

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1910 Order BURIAL DEAD Brompton Cemetery
1910 Order BURIAL DEAD Brompton Cemetery

Price: £49.99

A nice little In Memoriam book, for a woman named Mary Sykes, born 22nd May 1831, died 17th June, 1910, interred at Brompton cemetery.

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1910 RELIGION Christianity & Mythology by JM Robertson
1910 RELIGION Christianity & Mythology by JM Robertson

Price: £44.99

Revised and expanded Second Edition, bound in cloth with gilt lettering. Bears the armorial bookplate of Brigadier-General Bertram Fitzherbert Widdrington on the front pastedown. Baptised at Shilbottle, he held the rank...

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1910 The House of Prayer Florence Converse Margaret Ely Webb File Copy Illustrated JM Dent
1910 The House of Prayer Florence Converse Margaret Ely Webb File Copy Illustrated JM Dent

Price: £45.00

Florence Converse's 'The House of Prayer', illustrated by the talented Margaret Ely Webb. Fifth Edition. Florence Converse was a American author born in g New Orleans. Writing around twenty...

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1910 What A Christian Should Believe Know And Do A Simple Guide By Romanes First
1910 What A Christian Should Believe Know And Do A Simple Guide By Romanes First

Price: £19.99

A lovely pocket sized guide to leading a Christian life. With an ink inscription dated July 1915 to front pastedown. First edition, first impression. With unpaginated publisher's catalogue to rear for 'Churchman's Penny Library'. ...

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1911 Epiktet und das Neue Testament Adolf Bonhoffer
1911 Epiktet und das Neue Testament Adolf Bonhoffer

Price: £54.99

A fascinating exploration into Greek philosopher Epicetus, and his views on the new testament. Tenth edition, written in german. From the writer of Epictet Und Die Stoa: Untersuchungen Zur Stoischen Philosophie. With R. M. Henry's...

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1911 Problems in the Relations of God and Man Clement C J Webb
1911 Problems in the Relations of God and Man Clement C J Webb

Price: £39.99

A scarce edition of this theological study of man's relation to God. With chapters including Nature and Grace, Reason and Revelation, The Conception of God and much more. From the library of theological scholar David Palin. ...

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1911 Studies in the Synoptic Problem W Sanday Biblical Commentary
1911 Studies in the Synoptic Problem W Sanday Biblical Commentary

Price: £39.99

An analysis of the Bible from a team of scholars at Oxford University. With a frontispiece illustrations. Including works from W. Sanday. John C. Hawkins, C. Allen and more.

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1912 F Deaville Walker The Call of the Dark Continent Illustrated Maps
1912 F Deaville Walker The Call of the Dark Continent Illustrated Maps

Price: £55.00

A scarce second edition of F D Walker's The Call of the Dark Continent.With 24 plates and 3 colour pull-out maps.A description of the attempts to convert the people of west Africa to Christianity.

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1913 Fiona Macleod William Sharp Winged Destiny Studies Spiritual History Gael
1913 Fiona Macleod William Sharp Winged Destiny Studies Spiritual History Gael

Price: £47.00

A handsome copy of Fiona Macleod's The Winged Destiny.Writing under the pseudonym Fiona Macleod, William Sharp was a literary biographer and poet as well as an editor to the likes of Walter Scott and Matthew Arnold.

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1913 Somme de la Predication Eucharistique Albert Tesniere Sacrament Religion
1913 Somme de la Predication Eucharistique Albert Tesniere Sacrament Religion

Price: £38.00

A religious volume on the Holy Sacrament and priestly virtues.Albert Tesniere was a doctor of theology.

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1913 The BELIEF in IMMORTALITY Vol 1 J. G. FRAZER
1913 The BELIEF in IMMORTALITY Vol 1  J. G. FRAZER

Price: £59.99

A bright, clean first edition of The Belief in Immortality by Sir James George Frazer. Bound in cloth. This edition is the July 1913 Reprint. Sir James George Frazer, 1854 1941, was a Scottish social anthropologist influential...

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1914 Die Grunbdworte des indischen monismus aus dem Upanishad Paul Deussen
1914 Die Grunbdworte des indischen monismus aus dem Upanishad Paul Deussen

Price: £650.00

A limited edition translation of the Upanishads.Translated into German by Paul Deussen with a commentary by Ernst te Peerdt.Limited to 450 copies of which this is number 252.The fundamental works of the Indian monism of the Upanishads...

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1914 Gladdening River Manuel First Edition Folding Maps Illustrated Presbyterian
1914 Gladdening River Manuel First Edition Folding Maps Illustrated Presbyterian

Price: £30.00

An uncommon first edition copy of this fascinating study of the influence of the 'Young Men's Guild' of the Church of Scotland in the Eastern Himalayas. Featuring a tipped in presentation bookplate...

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1914 Ye Palmerman First edition illustrated by Reverend Arthur
1914 Ye Palmerman First edition illustrated by Reverend Arthur

Price: £49.99

An unusual religious text for children in manuscript type. The story of the palmerman teaches about the meaning of the Holy Cross and other related religious practises. Written in middle English throughout. First edition. Illustrated...

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1916 Constitution Order of Friars Minor CAPUCHIN
1916 Constitution Order of Friars Minor CAPUCHIN

Price: £220.00

The constitution of the order of Friars Minor Capuchin, an order of Friars in the Catholic Church. In Latin.

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1916 Monumenta ad Constitutiones Ordinis Fratrum Minorum CAPUCCINORUM
1916 Monumenta ad Constitutiones Ordinis Fratrum Minorum CAPUCCINORUM

Price: £240.00

This first edition reference text records the fundamental principles and established precedents in how the Friars Minor Capuchin within the Catholic Church should be governed. Dictum's include abandoning...

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1918-21 2Vol John Thomas Eureka An Exposition of the Apocalypse
1918-21 2Vol John Thomas Eureka An Exposition of the Apocalypse

Price: £190.00

A two volume set of this work by John Thomas.Two of original three volume work. Volume III is missing.Dr John Thomas was the founder of the Christadelphian movement, a restorationist religion with doctrines similar part to to 16th...

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1919 Redemption Hindu and Christian SYDNEY CAVE 1st
1919 Redemption Hindu and Christian SYDNEY CAVE 1st

Price: £22.99

Cloth bound with gilt lettering to spine. First edition and part of the Religious Quest of India series. Chapters include The Religion of the Rigvenda and the beginnings of Brahmanic Speculation; The Bhagavadgita; Classic Christianity,...

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1919-21 2vol Grace and Personality and The Paradox of the World John Oman
1919-21 2vol Grace and Personality and The Paradox of the World John Oman

Price: £37.99

Two volumes of theological works by John Oman. Containing Grace and Personality (1919, second edition revised) and The Paradox of the World (1921) Bookplate of David Arthur Palin to front pastedown of Grace and Personality.

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1920 Myths of the Hindus and Buddhists Nivedita Coomaraswamy Tagore Illus
1920 Myths of the Hindus and Buddhists Nivedita Coomaraswamy Tagore Illus

Price: £90.00

A narration of myths and stories from ancient Hindu and Buddhist literature, written by a disciple of the Hindu monk Swami Vivekanada Sister Nivedita, otherwise known as Margaret Elizabeth...

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1921 Regula et Testamentum Seraphici Patris S Francisci Constitutiones Scarce
1921 Regula et Testamentum Seraphici Patris S Francisci Constitutiones Scarce

Price: £39.99

A copy of 'Regula et Testamentum Seraphici Patris S. Francisci et Constitutiones Fratrum Minorum Cappuccinorum'. A text depicting the Rules and Testaments of the Seraphic Father St. Francis and the Constitutions of the Order...

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1921 The Problem of the Pastoral Epistles P N Harrison Letter from the Author
1921 The Problem of the Pastoral Epistles P N Harrison Letter from the Author

Price: £140.00

A critical study of the words of Biblical epistles from P. N. Harrison.Including a letter, signed by P. N. Harrison, to, 'My dear Dr. Short'.Illustrated with several tables and diagrammatic charts.

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1922 Arcana Coelestia The Heavenly Secrets Emanuel Swedenborg Volume VI
1922 Arcana Coelestia The Heavenly Secrets Emanuel Swedenborg Volume VI

Price: £34.00

Volume VI of Emanuel Swedenborg's famous scriptural commentary. This volume covers Genesis Chapter XXII to chapter XXXVIII, numbers 4299-4953. Originally written and published in Neo-Latin...

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1922 Liturgia ses Principes Fondamentaux Dom Gaspar
1922 Liturgia ses Principes Fondamentaux Dom Gaspar

Price: £99.99

A scare religious text exploring the principles of liturgy performed by french monks. Second Edition. Featuring an engraved title page, illustrated head and tail pieces, and illuminated capitals. Written and published...

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1923 De Indulgentiis Seraphici Ordinis Hodie Vigentibus Scarce
1923 De Indulgentiis Seraphici Ordinis Hodie Vigentibus Scarce

Price: £39.99

A copy of 'Disquisitio Canonica-Historica; De Indulgentiis Seraphici Ordinis, Hodie Vigentibus' by Jose Campelo, a student of the Friars Minor. The Order of Friars Minor Capuchin (O.F.M. Cap.) is an Order of friars in the Catholic...

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1924 P Louis Lallemant La Doctrine Spirituelle In French
1924 P Louis Lallemant La Doctrine Spirituelle In French

Price: £95.00

A book of religious teachings Louis Lallemant (1578 1635) was a French Jesuit. He was ordained and taught philosophy and theology. Lallemant has been called the Father Alvarez of France; his ideals and efforts to meet them...

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1925 Brooke Foss Westcott Fenton Hort New Testament Original Greek Translations
1925 Brooke Foss Westcott Fenton Hort New Testament Original Greek Translations

Price: £76.00

A scarce edition of this definitive Greek translation of the New Testament.Also known as the Westcott and Hort text after its editors, it was worked upon by the pair for twenty eight years, using some of the oldest known New Testament...

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1925 Sainte Therese de Lisieux R P H Petitot Religion Spiritual
1925 Sainte Therese de Lisieux R P H Petitot Religion Spiritual

Price: £35.00

A handsome edition, detailing the life of one of France's Carmelite Nuns. Known as the 'Little Flower of Jesus', Saint Therese (1873-1897) is one of the most popular saints of the church.   

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1925 Tri Legendy O Krucifixu Julius Zeyer Illustrated
1925 Tri Legendy O Krucifixu Julius Zeyer Illustrated

Price: £140.00

An extremely  scarce work comprising of religiously themed short stories all linked to Jesus Christ. Written in Czech. Featuring three beautiful illustrated plates. Collated presumed complete. As the title suggests, the common...

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1926 5vol An Outline of Christianity A S Peake R G Parsons Colour Plates
1926 5vol An Outline of Christianity A S Peake R G Parsons Colour Plates

Price: £120.00

A detailed and copiously illustrated history of Christianity. Illustrated with four hundred and thirty-eight plates (collated complete), many of which are coloured. Volume I: The Birth of Christianity Volume II: The...

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1926 Regola E Testamento del Serafico Padre S Francesco Franciscan Order
1926 Regola E Testamento del Serafico Padre S Francesco Franciscan Order

Price: £39.99

A study of the rules of the lives of the Friars Minor, the most prominant group of Franciscan monks. Containing answers to questions about Franciscan life, as well as a brief history of the order.  It comprises three separate...

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1926 Science Religion And Reality Edited By Joseph Needham Second Impression
1926 Science Religion And Reality Edited By Joseph Needham Second Impression

Price: £39.99

Science, Religion and Reality by Arthur James Balfour, Branislaw Malinowski, Charles Singer, Antonio Aliotta, Arthur S. Eddington, Joseph Needham, John Oman, William Brown, Clement C. J. Webb, William Ralph and edited...

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1926 The Book of Ruth Engravings David Graves Limited Edition Scarce
1926 The Book of Ruth Engravings David Graves Limited Edition Scarce

Price: £275.00

A beautiful limited edition copy of The Book of Ruth, signed to the colophon by illustrator David Graves. With an introduction printed in gilt by The Reverend Canon G. V. Sampson. Limited edition...

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1926 The Reconstruction of Belief Three Works in One Charles Gore New Edition
1926 The Reconstruction of Belief Three Works in One Charles Gore New Edition

Price: £27.99

A collection of the theological works of Charles Gore. Containing Belief in God, Belief in Christ, and The Holy Spirit and the Church. New edition (first edition thus, with all three works printed in one volume). Charles Gore...

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1927 Die Bibel Oder die Ganze Heilige Schrift German Illuminated Bible 1er Band
1927 Die Bibel Oder die Ganze Heilige Schrift German Illuminated Bible 1er Band

Price: £140.00

A lavishly-illustrated copy of this Lutherian Bible. Illustrated throughout with many coloured illustrations in the text and an illuminated title page.Luther's translation of the Bible into the vernacular (instead of Latin) made it...

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1928 Un Giorno Nella Casa Di S Benedetto By Badia Di Montecassino First Photos
1928 Un Giorno Nella Casa Di S Benedetto By Badia Di Montecassino First Photos

Price: £59.99

A Day in the House of the Blessed Saints from the Abbey of Monte Cassino with sepia photographs throughout showing different areas of the monastic buildings. First edition. Monte Cassino is a rocky hill about 130 kilometres...

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1929 A History and Survey of the Cathedral Church Llandaff John H James
1929 A History and Survey of the Cathedral Church Llandaff John H James

Price: £70.00

A second edition of this work by John H James.With the scarce dustwrapper.With twelve monochrome plates showing plans and details of aspects of the cathedral.Llandaff Cathedral is an Anglican Cathedral in Wales which was constructed...

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1929 Camden Miscellany Vol XV Camden Third Series XLI
1929 Camden Miscellany Vol XV Camden Third Series XLI

Price: £19.99

Camden Miscellany Vol XV , Camden Third Series Volume XLI. In dual Latin and English. Containing: A Transcript of "The Red Book," of the Bishopric of Hereford, (c. 1290), edited by the Rev. Canon A. T. Bannister; Edward II,...

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1929 The Message of Moses Ardaser Sorabjee Wadia E J Sullivan 1st
1929 The Message of Moses Ardaser Sorabjee Wadia E J Sullivan 1st

Price: £55.00

The first edition of this religious essay. Including a frontispiece by E J Sullivan First Edition published by J M Dent on the 10th October 1929. With a frontispiece by the book illustrator...

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1931 Greek Epigrams Religious and Dedicatory Part I Reverend Woodward
1931 Greek Epigrams Religious and Dedicatory Part I Reverend Woodward

Price: £19.99

A sweet little selection of Greek poetry, turned into English verse by Woodward 'But 120 copies of this booklet have been printed, whereof this bears the number 25'. Part I of Religious and Dedicatory.

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1931 Regula et Testamentum seraphici Patris S. Francisci et Constitutiones
1931 Regula et Testamentum seraphici Patris S. Francisci et Constitutiones

Price: £49.99

A fascinating religious text written by the Minor Capuchin, an Order of friars in the Catholic Church, developed from the Franciscans. Published by Typis Polyglottis Vaticanis who were dedicated to producing literature to represent...

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1932 D H Lawrence Apocalypse First US Edition Book of Revelation
1932  D H Lawrence Apocalypse First US Edition Book of Revelation

Price: £38.00

The first US edition of Lawrence's last work to be published before his death. With an introduction by Richard Aldington.

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1932 The Contribution Of Christianity To Ethics Ghosh Lectures Clement C J Webb
1932 The Contribution Of Christianity To Ethics Ghosh Lectures Clement C J Webb

Price: £19.99

A copy of this theological work dating from the early 1930s. 'Stephanos Nirmalendu Ghosh Lectures, 1930-31'.

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1932 VIELLEZ PRIEZ Maurice BOUVET Stanislas
1932 VIELLEZ PRIEZ Maurice BOUVET Stanislas

Price: £44.99

A book of enlightening sermons by Father Maurice Bouvet, former Deputy Director of the College Stanislas. 'Readings for the time of the 1st Communion and the first years of Perseverance'. Includes a frontispiece of a sculpture...

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1934 Latin in Church F. Brittain Very Scarce Dustwrapper Signed 1st
1934 Latin in Church F. Brittain Very Scarce Dustwrapper Signed 1st

Price: £90.00

A very scarce signed edition of 'Latin in Church' by Frederick Brittain, in the original unclipped dustwrapper. The very scarce first edition of this work, signed to the half-title page by the...

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1934 Seinte Marherete De Meiden Ant Martyr Frances Mack First Edition
1934 Seinte Marherete De Meiden Ant Martyr Frances Mack First Edition

Price: £39.99

A detailed look into the life of virgin, martyr, and celebrated saint within the Roman Catholic and Anglican Churches; Margaret of Antioch. First edition. Early English Text Society. Original series, No. 193....

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1934 The Lord's Prayer Pictured by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
1934 The Lord's Prayer Pictured by Ingri and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire

Price: £125.00

A large volume containing the Lord's Prayer.With numerous coloured and black and white illustrations."The Lord's Prayer pictured as a lovely, friendly part of the daily lives of a little girl and boy of today, happily shared by...

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1935 Breve Catechismo Della Regola Dei Frati Minori by P Eugenio Da Pontremoli
1935 Breve Catechismo Della Regola Dei Frati Minori by P Eugenio Da Pontremoli

Price: £59.99

A copy of 'Breve Catechismo Della Regola Dei Frati Minori', by P. Eugenio Da Pontremoli. Being a short Catechism of the rule of the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin, an Order of friars in the Catholic Church, among the chief...

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1935-1939 4Vol The Youth's Magazine Evangelical Miscellany Illustrated
1935-1939 4Vol The Youth's Magazine Evangelical Miscellany Illustrated

Price: £225.00

A four volume set of this popular magazine for young people.Comprising volumes: Vol VIII Third Series (1835), Vol X Third Series (1837), Vol I Fourth Series (1838),  Vol II Fourth Series (1839).A magazine designed...

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1937 The Story of an Old Meeting House Unitarian Chapel Gill Smith SIGNED
1937 The Story of an Old Meeting House Unitarian Chapel Gill Smith SIGNED

Price: £49.99

A scarce copy of this history of the Unitarian chapel on Oat Street, Evesham. Illustrated throughout with numerous plates. With the author's ink inscription to the front free-endpaper.

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1938 Ordinationes Capitulorum Generalium Ordinis Minorum Capuccinorum by Benisa
1938 Ordinationes Capitulorum Generalium Ordinis Minorum Capuccinorum by Benisa

Price: £18.99

A copy of 'Ordinationes Capitulorum Generalium Ordinis Minorum Capuccinorum in Capitulo Generali LXX Revisae et in Codicem Redactae' by P. Melchioris A Benisa (Melchior de Benisa), a Minister General of the Capuchin Order and...

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1939 5 vol Tambaram Religion CHRUCH Missionary Council
1939 5 vol Tambaram Religion CHRUCH Missionary Council

Price: £59.99

Four brown paperbacks.  This is a collection of five volumes, from a seven volume set.  These books were published for the international missionary council and contain religious content.  The Tambaram Series was...

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1940 2Vol Quaestiones Selectae Iuris Canonico-Regularis ex Analectis Ordinis
1940 2Vol Quaestiones Selectae Iuris Canonico-Regularis ex Analectis Ordinis

Price: £69.99

A scarce collection of questions relating to the law's of the Order of Capuchin Friars Minor. Written in Latin. With the first volume entitled "De Iure Ordinarii Loci Exigendi a Regularibus Rationem Administrationis Bonorum...

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1941 De Modus Procedeni Ordinis Fr. Minorum CAPUCCINORUM
1941 De Modus Procedeni Ordinis Fr. Minorum CAPUCCINORUM

Price: £39.99

A religious text comprising of sermons written by the Frati Minori Cappuccini, an Order of friars in the Catholic Church, developed from the Franciscans. Photographic plates throughout. From the publishers renowned for...

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1943 De Indulgentiis Seraphici Ordinis Hodie Vigentibus by Joseph Campelo Scarce
1943 De Indulgentiis Seraphici Ordinis Hodie Vigentibus by Joseph Campelo Scarce

Price: £19.99

A scarce copy of 'De Indulgentiis Seraphici Ordinis Hodie Vigentibus Disquisitio Historico-Canonica'. Written by Friar Joseph Campelo of the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin, an Order of friars in the Catholic Church, among the chief...

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1943 F R Tennant The Nature Of Belief In Unclipped Dustwrapper
1943 F R Tennant The Nature Of Belief In Unclipped Dustwrapper

Price: £19.99

The Nature of Belief by F. R. Tennant. In unclipped dustwrapper. Part of the Christian Challenge Series. A short but comprehensive study on the mind of the believer by Dr. Tennant whose experience lay in both psychology...

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1944 2vol Basic Writings of Saint Thomas Aquinas Anton C Pegis
1944 2vol Basic Writings of Saint Thomas Aquinas Anton C Pegis

Price: £190.00

An English translation of the writings of Thomas Aquinas. Fifth printing. Edited and annotated, with an introduction by Anton C. Pegis.Thomas is honored as a saint by the Catholic Church and is held to be the model teacher for those...

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1945 Constitutions of the Order of Friars Minor Father Francis Private Printing
1945 Constitutions of the Order of Friars Minor Father Francis Private Printing

Price: £29.99

A scarce private printing of this work created in conformity with the code of canon law, revised and approved by authority of the Supreme Pontiff Pius XI. Translated from the original Latin. Published by order of the most reverend...

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1945 Statute Missions Accredited to Order Capuchin Friars Minor Scarce
1945 Statute Missions Accredited to Order Capuchin Friars Minor Scarce

Price: £39.99

A scarce copy of 'Statute for the Missions Accredited to the Order of  Capuchin Friars Minor' 'Promulgated by Authority of the Most Reverend Melchior of Benisa' and 'Revised by Decree of Most Reverend Vigilius of Vastagna' Translated...

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1945-48 2Vol An Introduction to the Bible and the Life of Jesus Cook and Cadoux
1945-48 2Vol An Introduction to the Bible and the Life of Jesus Cook and Cadoux

Price: £45.00

A two volume set of religious works.Both works are first editions.Cecil John Cadoux was a Christian theologian and author of various works on Christian theology and especially Christian pacifism. During the second world war...

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1946 Judith The Widow of Bethulia by Richard Ziegler with Illustrations
1946 Judith The Widow of Bethulia by Richard Ziegler with Illustrations

Price: £89.00

A religious text on the Biblical city of Bethulia and its deliverance by Judith.This is a limited edition of 700 copies, of which this is number 430.With numerous black and white illustrations.

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1947 Concordantiae Sanctae Regulae Benedictine Monks Rules in Latin
1947 Concordantiae Sanctae Regulae Benedictine Monks Rules in Latin

Price: £89.99

A list of the rules of the Benedictine Order. In Latin. The Rule of Saint Benedict (Regula Benedicti) is a book of precepts written by St. Benedict of Nursia for monks living communally under the authority of an abbot. Since about...

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1947 Ordinationes Statuten Usuale Gebruiken Nederlandse Minderbroedersprovincie
1947 Ordinationes Statuten Usuale Gebruiken Nederlandse Minderbroedersprovincie

Price: £49.99

A scarce copy of 'Ordinationes of Statuten en Usuale of Gebruiken Van De Nederlandase Minderbroedersprovincie'. A book of Rules, Guidelines and Statutes of the Order of Friars Minor Capuchin (O.F.M. Cap.), an Order of friars in...

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1949 C.W Leadbeater The Astral Plane Theosophical Work With Introduction
1949 C.W Leadbeater The Astral Plane Theosophical Work With Introduction

Price: £55.00

A very scarce centenary edition of this Theosophical volume.Dating from the mid-twentieth century, the work focusses on the afterlife and prorgression of souls into the titular plane.The work contains an introduction by C....

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1952 Miniature Prayer Book
1952 Miniature Prayer Book

Price: £300.00

A very scarce miniature polyglot prayer book, handmade using a letter-press. This prayer book was produced by the Gutenberg Museum in 1952 to raise funds for their museum. Measuring 3.5mm by...

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1953 Religion and the Modern Mind W T Stace In Dustwrapper
1953 Religion and the Modern Mind W T Stace In Dustwrapper

Price: £23.99

A first edition of this book on religion in the modern world. Walter Terence Stace (November 17, 1886 August 2, 1967) was a British civil servant, educator, philosopher and epistemologist, who wrote on Hegel, mysticism, and moral...

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1954 Monumenta Missionaria Africana Padre Antonio Brasio Volume Four
1954 Monumenta Missionaria Africana Padre Antonio Brasio Volume Four

Price: £170.00

A Portuguese book of missionaries in Western Africa, during the time of the Portuguese colonisation of Africa. This book is volume four in a series. This book is a Portuguese account of the...

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1956 English Thought 1860-1900 Theological Aspect First Unclipped Dustwrapper
1956 English Thought 1860-1900 Theological Aspect First Unclipped Dustwrapper

Price: £19.99

English Thought 1860-1900 The Theological Aspect by L. E. Elliott-Binns. In unclipped dustwrapper. First edition. Providing the sequel to Canon Storr's well-known study of the subject down to 1860. With D. A. Palin's ink inscription...

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1958 Camden Miscellany Vol XXI Camden Third Series XC
1958 Camden Miscellany Vol XXI Camden Third Series XC

Price: £23.99

Camden Miscellany Vol XXI , Camden Third Series Volume XC. Containing: The Chronicle Attributed to John of Wallingford edited by Richard Vaughan and A Journal of Events During the Gladstone Ministry 1868-74 by John, First Earl...

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1959 McDonald Ideas Of Revelation Historical Study 1700-1860 First Dustwrapper
1959 McDonald Ideas Of Revelation Historical Study 1700-1860 First Dustwrapper

Price: £19.99

Ideas of Revelation An Historical Study A.D. 1700 to A.D. 1860 by H. D. McDonald. In unclipped dustwrapper. First edition. Discussing the book of Revelation and what is meant by is, being widely discussed at the time...

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1959 Missel Romain Liturgique Traductions Nouvelles Illustrated Slipcase Colour
1959 Missel Romain Liturgique Traductions Nouvelles Illustrated Slipcase Colour

Price: £29.99

A beautifully illustrated missal in an attractive binding. In French. Every page is decorated with full-colour biblical illustrations. With a hand-sewn protective wrap and a slipcase.

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1960 Last Cracks in Legendary Cloisters Brother Choleric First Edition
1960 Last Cracks in Legendary Cloisters Brother Choleric First Edition

Price: £24.00

A humorous work from the popular clerical writer and artist, Brother Choleric. First edition, held in original dustwrapper. Brother Choleric was a pseudonym for Downside Abbey monk, Dom Hubert...

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1960 Le Milieu Divin Pierre Teilhard de Chardin Essay on Interior Life
1960 Le Milieu Divin Pierre Teilhard de Chardin Essay on Interior Life

Price: £29.99

A theological essay on the supernatural place of man by Pierre Teilhard de Chardin. In this work, de Chardin seeks to offer a way for everyday life, or the secular, to be divinised.  

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1962 Dictionary of Catholic Biography John Delaney James Tobin Dustwrapper
1962 Dictionary of Catholic Biography John Delaney James Tobin Dustwrapper

Price: £125.00

A comprehensive reference work documenting the notable figures of the Catholic Church. For those with an interest in the history of the Catholic church from the days of the apostles up until...

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1962 Liber Eliensis Edited For Royal Historical Society By Blake Camden Series
1962 Liber Eliensis Edited For Royal Historical Society By Blake Camden Series

Price: £24.99

Lieber Eliensis Volume XCII from the Camden Third Series. Edited for the Royal Historical Society by E. O. Blake, Ph.D. In Latin with an introduction in English. The Lieber Eliensis (sometimes Historia Eliensis or Book of...

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1962 Volume VIII Erasmus Opera Omnia Latin Facsimile
1962 Volume VIII Erasmus Opera Omnia Latin Facsimile

Price: £150.00

A facsmile edition of Volume VIII of Erasmus' works, originally published in 1706.Desiderius Erasmus Roterodamus (1466 1536), known as Erasmus of Rotterdam, or simply Erasmus, was a Dutch Renaissance humanist, Catholic priest,...

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1964 Has Christianity a Revelation F Gerald Downing Library Philosophy Theology
1964 Has Christianity a Revelation F Gerald Downing Library Philosophy Theology

Price: £19.99

An interesting work about the revelation of god within Christianity from The Library of Philosophy and Theology. With chapters including 'Two Problems', 'How to Test Religious Language', 'Knowledge and Revelation, Misunderstanding...

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1964 HINDU POLYTHEISM Danielou RELIGION 1st D/J
1964 HINDU POLYTHEISM Danielou RELIGION 1st D/J

Price: £39.99

Publisher's full dark orange cloth binding with green and gilt spine label. A first edition in pictorial dust jacket.  Illustrated with 32 numbered plates and frontispiece. Alain Danilou (Neuilly-sur-Seine, Paris, October...

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1965 Schleiermacher on Christ and Religion Richard R Niebuhr Scarce
1965 Schleiermacher on Christ and Religion Richard R Niebuhr Scarce

Price: £24.99

A scarce study of the theories of theologian Friedrich Schleiermacher. From The Library of Philosophy and Theology, edited by John McIntyre and Ian T. Ramsey. Signed by theological scholar David Arthus Palin to front pastedown....

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1966 G F Woods A Defense Of Theological Ethics First In Unclipped Dustwrapper
1966 G F Woods A Defense Of Theological Ethics First In Unclipped Dustwrapper

Price: £27.99

A Defence of Theological Ethics from the Hulsean Lectures, 1964 by G. F. Woods. Being six lectures delivered in the Divinity School, Cambridge in the Lent term of 1964. First edition in unclipped dustwrapper. The Hulsean Lectures...

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1966 Reist Toward Theology Of Involvement Thought Of Ernst Troeltsch Dustwrapper
1966 Reist Toward Theology Of Involvement Thought Of Ernst Troeltsch Dustwrapper

Price: £27.99

Toward a Theology of Involvement The Thought of Ernst Troeltsch, new translations of Troeltsch's work by Benjamin A. Reist. First English edition with unclipped dustwrapper. Ernst Troeltsch (1865 - 1923) was a German Protestant...

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1968 A Christian Rosenkreutz Anthology Dustwrapper First Edition
1968 A Christian Rosenkreutz Anthology Dustwrapper First Edition

Price: £300.00

A scarce first edition, complete with original dustwrapper, of A Christian Rosenkreutz Anthology.This "complete, modern anthology includes The Secret Symbols of the Rosicrucians, The Chymical Wedding of Christian Rosenkreutz, The Fame...

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1968 From Bethlehem to Calvary Initiations of Jesus Alice A Bailey Theosophy
1968 From Bethlehem to Calvary Initiations of Jesus Alice A Bailey Theosophy

Price: £25.00

A theosophical work by Alice A Bailey.Third printing of this work which was first published in 1937. Alice A Bailey was one of the first writers to use the term New Age.This work follows the life of Jesus.   

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1968 Kierkegaard on Christ and Christian Coherence Paul Sponheim First Edition
1968 Kierkegaard on Christ and Christian Coherence Paul Sponheim First Edition

Price: £19.99

A collection of the thoughts of renowned theologian Soren Kierkegaard on Christianity. Part of The Library of Philosophy and Theology series. Soren Aabye Kierkegaard (5 May 1813 11 November 1855) was a Danish philosopher, theologian,...

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1968 The Oxford Illustrated Old Testament The Historical Book Joshua to Esther
1968 The Oxford Illustrated Old Testament The Historical Book Joshua to Esther

Price: £28.00

A beautifully illustrated copy of several passages from The Bible, issued by the Oxford University Press. This is volume II from an eventual V volume series of the Illustrated Old Testament....

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1968-1969 2vol The Festival Prayers D Levi Hebrew Metal Bound Day of Atonement
1968-1969 2vol The Festival Prayers D Levi Hebrew Metal Bound Day of Atonement

Price: £148.00

Two beatufiully bound volumes of Judaic prayers from 'The Festival Prayer' being the Service for the New Year and The Day of Atonement. In full metal bindings with turquoise coloured inlaid stones. ...

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1970 JOANNIS BONA Presbyteri Cardinalis GIOVANNI Robertus SALA SCARCE
1970 JOANNIS BONA Presbyteri Cardinalis GIOVANNI Robertus SALA SCARCE

Price: £79.99

An interesting facsimilie copy of the 1754 copy of 'Joannis Bona. Epistolae selectae: Aliaeque eruditorum sui temporis virorum ad eumdem scriptae, una cum nonnullis ipsius analectis' with reference to the sermons of Giovanni...

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1970 Theism and Empiricism A Boyce Gibson Philosophy Theology Review Copy Palin
1970 Theism and Empiricism A Boyce Gibson Philosophy Theology Review Copy Palin

Price: £29.99

An interesting work on empirical philosophy and religious faith by the philosopher A. Boyce Gibson. With extensive annotations throughout by the theological scholar David Palin. Includes the request for review slip from...

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1971 The Zahiris by Dr Ignaz Goldziher Islamic Theology Wolfgang Behn
1971 The Zahiris by Dr Ignaz Goldziher Islamic Theology Wolfgang Behn

Price: £160.00

A excellent copy of this fascinating work regarding Islamic theology by noted scholar Dr Ignaz Goldziher. The first English edition of the work. First published in 1883 in German.Translated...

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1973 3vol A Dictionary of Miniaturists Illuminators Calligraphers and Copyists John William Bradley
1973 3vol A Dictionary of Miniaturists Illuminators Calligraphers and Copyists John William Bradley

Price: £115.00

A facsimile reprint of this nineteenth century bibliographical reference work. Being an alphabetical list of miniaturists, illuminators, calligraphers and copyists with a brief biography for each person. ...

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1974 The Theology of Wolfhart Pannenberg E Frank Tupper First Edition
1974 The Theology of Wolfhart Pannenberg E Frank Tupper First Edition

Price: £18.99

A study of the philosophies of German theologist Wolfhart Penneberg. First edition. Pannenberg has made a number of significant contributions to modern theology, perhaps most notably his concept of history as a form of revelation...

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1976 The Sepher Yetzirah Jewish Esotericism Abraham Rabbi Akiva Creation
1976 The Sepher Yetzirah Jewish Esotericism Abraham Rabbi Akiva Creation

Price: £35.00

A reprint of the earliest extant book on Jewish esotericism.This work has also been referred to as a treatise on mathematical and linguistic theory. The author of this work has been disputed, traditionally...

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1979 Meister Eckhart Discourses Pembridge Design Studio Religious Scripture
1979 Meister Eckhart Discourses Pembridge Design Studio Religious Scripture

Price: £50.00

A selection of Meister Eckhart's Tractates. First thus, the first of this particular publication.In original paper wraps.Meister Eckhart was a German theologian, philosopher and mystic. He wrote lots on metaphysics and spiritual psychology,...

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1981 5Vol Eureka An Exposition of the Apocalypse John Thomas
1981 5Vol Eureka An Exposition of the Apocalypse John Thomas

Price: £275.00

A five volume set of this work by John Thomas.Three volumes bound in five, with volumes two and three separated as IIa, IIb, IIIa and IIIb.Dr John Thomas was the founder of the Christadelphian movement, a restorationist religion with...

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1983-4 2vols Metanoia and Metanoia II John Pettavel Spiritual Penitence Gospels
1983-4 2vols Metanoia and Metanoia II John Pettavel Spiritual Penitence Gospels

Price: £220.00

Two spiritual works by John Pettaval.The first edition, first printing of both of these works.Both volumes are interpretations of the bible, the first volume is an interpretation of certain passages in the Gospels and the second volume...

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1987-1996 5Vol Escorial Bible Oliver Hauptmann, Mark Littlefield, Moshe Lazar
1987-1996 5Vol Escorial Bible Oliver Hauptmann, Mark Littlefield, Moshe Lazar

Price: £325.00

A smart collection of translations of the fifteenth century Hebrew Bible, revised for the use of Christians. Spanish series. Containing two copies of I.J.4 volume two, dated 1987, which each contain six facsimiles....

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1998 Truth and the Reality of God Ian Markham First Edition Theology Essay
1998 Truth and the Reality of God Ian Markham First Edition Theology Essay

Price: £19.99

A first edition of this essay on theology from Ian Markham. The Very Rev. Ian S. Markham, Ph.D. (born September 19, 1962) was appointed as Dean and President of Virginia Theological Seminary (VTS) in August 2007. He completed his...

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2001 Death in Holy Orders P D James First Edition Dustwrapper Anglo-Catholic
2001 Death in Holy Orders P D James First Edition Dustwrapper Anglo-Catholic

Price: £24.00

A novel by English crime writer P D James.The first edition of this work.Death in Holy Orders is a detective novel set in and around an Anglo-Catholic theological college, Saint Anselm's. Saint Anselm's is on the windswept...

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2003 Taschen In The Beginning Was The Word Power And Glory Illuminated Bibles
2003 Taschen In The Beginning Was The Word Power And Glory Illuminated Bibles

Price: £69.99

A colourfully illustrated book on illuminated bible, published by Taschen, entitled In The Beginning Was The Word: The Power and Glory of Illuminated Bibles. Edited by Andreas Fingernagel and Christian Gastgeber. The contents...

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c1660 Works of Vincenzo CARAFA Society of Jesus Jesuit
c1660 Works of Vincenzo CARAFA Society of Jesus Jesuit

Price: £1,235.00

A collection of rather scarce religious works from Servant of God, Vincenzo Carafa, Superior-General of the Society of Jesus. Includes Peregrinus Terrae, Civis Coeli, Itinerarium, and Amor. Bound without Fasciculus Myrrhae. There...

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c1678 DIVINE CONDUCT By John FLAVEL Noncomformist
c1678 DIVINE CONDUCT By John FLAVEL  Noncomformist

Price: £1,499.99

An extremely scarce, first edition of John Flavel's Divine Conduct. Bound in quarter leather. The title page is missing. Nonetheless, a very important early nonconformist text. Not seen at auction for the last 30 years. ...

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c1713 Jesu Christi Domini Nostri Novum Testamentum Theodoro Beza Pocket Sized
c1713 Jesu Christi Domini Nostri Novum Testamentum Theodoro Beza Pocket Sized

Price: £390.00

An extremely scarce edition of the New Testament. This work is Beza's Latin new Testament.This edition is closely cropped at the edges and therefore the date is hard to decipher. Date to spine states 1713. There are no 1713 editions...

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c1747 New Whole Duty Of Man Containing The Faith And Practice Of A Christian
c1747 New Whole Duty Of Man Containing The Faith And Practice Of A Christian

Price: £210.00

 The New Whole Duty of Man, Containing the Faith as well as Practice of a Christian: Made Easy For the Practice of the Present Age. As the Old Whole Duty of Man was design'd for those unhappy Times in which it was Written: and...

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c1775 PSALMORUM DAVIDIS Poetica by G. BUCHANAN Psalms
c1775 PSALMORUM DAVIDIS Poetica by G. BUCHANAN  Psalms

Price: £99.99

A bright, uncommon edition of George Buchanan's Psalms of David. Bound in leather with gilt lettering and decoration. Uncommon. The title page is missing. Publication information retrieved from the ESTC, #T138366. George...

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c1779 Miniature Book of Psalms Christian Calendar Tiny Pocket Book Daily Prayer
c1779 Miniature Book of Psalms Christian Calendar Tiny Pocket Book Daily Prayer

Price: £795.00

A miniature book of psalms. In a tiny pocket-size format with a psalm for every day of the year. With previous owners' ink inscriptions to recto and verso of front free endpaper, one of J. Drury dated 10/2/[17]79.

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c1790 Universal History RITES CEREMONIES Customs Religions Hurd
c1790 Universal History RITES CEREMONIES Customs Religions Hurd

Price: £670.00

A scarce early edition of Hurd's brilliant work on comparative religion and obscure religious practices. 'Both antient and Modern, from the Creation down to the present Time'. Featuring sixty copper engraved plates, collate...

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c1792 Methodist Sermon by Charles WESLEY Welsh
c1792 Methodist Sermon by Charles WESLEY Welsh

Price: £170.00

A scarce edition of Wesley's sermon. Disbound from a book of pamphlets, and including the last page from the previous text. Welsh language. With a partially removed ink date on the top of the title page. Charles Wesley (17071788)...

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c1793 2 vol An Exposition on the Old and New Testaments Matthew Henry
c1793 2 vol An Exposition on the Old and New Testaments Matthew Henry

Price: £140.00

A beautifully illustrated early set of commentaries on both the old and new testaments.  Featuring a frontispiece to volume II of Matthew Henry, and an engraved plate depicting Job, and twenty-eight delightfully engraved plates...

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c1799 Edward or Almost an Owenite by Rev Charles Tayler Scarce
c1799 Edward or Almost an Owenite by Rev Charles Tayler Scarce

Price: £34.99

A scarce work by the Rev. Charles B. Tayler, Rector of St. Peter's, Chester.Charles Benjamin Tayler (17971875) was a Church of England clergyman and writer for the young.The son of John Tayler, he was born at Leytonstone,...

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c1800 4 vol in 1 SERMON Edgeworth CATHOLICS Hoole
c1800 4 vol in 1 SERMON Edgeworth CATHOLICS Hoole

Price: £111.99

) 8" by 5" - 308, 68, 20, viii, viii, xv, 35 pp    

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c1800 5vols A Selection of Sermons George Carr Henry Stebbing Christian Bible
c1800 5vols A Selection of Sermons George Carr Henry Stebbing Christian Bible

Price: £280.00

A selection of Christian sermons by various authors.Five pamphlets, all containing sermons. There are no title pages bound in with these works, which are excerpts from wider publications. The sermons are believed to be 18th and...

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c1800 Islamic Illuminated Texts Prayers Gilt Calligraphy Annotations
c1800 Islamic Illuminated Texts Prayers Gilt Calligraphy Annotations

Price: £165.00

Four pages of beautiful illuminated text from an Islamic prayer book. Prayers for the unification of loved ones in heaven in the presence of God and the Holy prophets. Gilt decorated borders and detailed calligraphy....

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c1807 Pilgrim's Progress Bunyan Mason Illustrated New Edition Stereotype Edition Leather
c1807 Pilgrim's Progress Bunyan Mason Illustrated New Edition Stereotype Edition Leather

Price: £70.00

A leather bound copy of one of the most important and significant works of religious English literature, 'Pilgrim's Progress', a text that has been translated into over two hundred languages and has never been out of...

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c1808 Institutiones Christianae by Francisco Episcopo Cestriensi
c1808 Institutiones Christianae by Francisco Episcopo Cestriensi

Price: £34.99

An edition of this religious works by Bishop Francis Chester. In the original Latin. In English the title of this volume reads: The Christian Institutes; Or, The Sincere Word of God - Being a Plain and Impartial Account of...

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c1810 Memoirs of the life of Mr Oliver Heywood Minister of the Gospel
c1810 Memoirs of the life of Mr Oliver Heywood Minister of the Gospel

Price: £120.00

The memoirs of Oliver Heywood. Local imprint by Davis and Booth of 48 Vicar Lane, Leeds. Scarce. "Minister of the Gospel at Coley Chapel, and afterwards at Northwram, In the Parish of Halifax." 

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c1810 The Messiah Jesus Christ Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock Frederic Shoberl
c1810 The Messiah Jesus Christ Friedrich Gottlieb Klopstock Frederic Shoberl

Price: £300.00

An English translation of Klopstock's Messiah. Translated from the original German into English by Frederic Shoberl. With an engraved frontispiece, title page and eight plates. Collated, complete.This work is undated, dated using...

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c1813 Holy Bible Containing Old and New Testaments Translated Original Tongues
c1813 Holy Bible Containing Old and New Testaments Translated Original Tongues

Price: £50.00

A 19th Century copy of the Holy Bible.The date and publisher details appear to have been removed from the title page; copperplate inscriptions suggest that it was published in or around 1813.Stereotype edition.

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c1815 CHRISTIAN MARTYROLOGY by John FOXE
c1815 CHRISTIAN MARTYROLOGY by John FOXE

Price: £199.99

A copy of John Foxe's christian Martyrology, edited by Adam Clarke. Bound in half calf with marbled paper covered boards and gilt lettering and decoration. With 14 plates plus frontis. Adam Clarke (1760/21832) was a British Methodist...

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c1825 Daily Food CHRISTIANS Scripture Hymn Devotional
c1825 Daily Food CHRISTIANS Scripture Hymn Devotional

Price: £69.99

An early edition of this charmingly-bound miniature devotional book, containing inspirational verses for every day of the year. The front free-endpaper has the pencil signature of May Dickinson dated 4th November 1842. Dated...

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c1825 DODDRIDGE'S RELIGION in the SOUL by John Foster
c1825 DODDRIDGE'S RELIGION in the SOUL by John Foster

Price: £275.00

An Introduction to Doddridge's famous book The Rise and Progress of Religion in the Soul . Bound in leather, with gilt lettering and decoration on the spine. Undated, presumed first. Philip Doddridge (1702 1751) was an English...

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c1829 2 Vol Biblia Sacra Polyglotta English German Italian French Spanish Latin
c1829 2 Vol Biblia Sacra Polyglotta English German Italian French Spanish Latin

Price: £800.00

A very scarce edition of this polyglott bible containing the Old and New Testament in over six languages. Includes a prolegomenon with information of the preservation of ancient texts, information on the Hebrew and Arabic alphabet...

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c1830 Nouveau Paroissien Complet Contenant L'Office des Dimanches Pocket Sized
c1830 Nouveau Paroissien Complet Contenant L'Office des Dimanches Pocket Sized

Price: £90.00

A pocket sized religious work. In the original French.Illustrated, with five plates and an engraved title page leaf.This work is a 'complete parishioner' containing the office of the Sundays and the main feasts of the year.

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c1830 Reverend William Innes Death Christian Soldier Battle Barossa Penninsular
c1830 Reverend William Innes Death Christian Soldier Battle Barossa Penninsular

Price: £29.00

A very scarce religious pamphlet.A short story concerning the death of a Christian soldier during The Battle of Barossa, a major conflict of the Peninsular War.

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c1830 Scripture Chains Extracts from the Bibel Miniature Scarce
c1830 Scripture Chains Extracts from the Bibel Miniature Scarce

Price: £49.99

A scarce collection of extracts from the Bible. Both charmingly and unusually bound in a calf envelope style binding.

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c1830 The Wonderful Cure of Naaman Religious Juvenile Illustrated
c1830 The Wonderful Cure of Naaman Religious Juvenile Illustrated

Price: £60.00

A charming chapbook describing the tale of Naaman, a general in the Syrian army whose leprosy is cured by bathing in the Jordan river under instruction of the prophet Elisha.Woodcut illustrations to frontispiece and throughout...

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c1831 The Devout Christian Instructed in the Law and Faith of Christ Geroge Hay
c1831 The Devout Christian Instructed in the Law and Faith of Christ Geroge Hay

Price: £85.00

An instructional religious work.Complete in two volumes, bound as one.Undated, dated using Copac. With a portrait frontispiece of Rev George Hay.Revised and corrected by Reverend John Murdoch.

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c1833 Report of the Committee of the SUNDAY SCHOOLS
c1833 Report of the Committee of the SUNDAY SCHOOLS

Price: £59.99

A report for Saint Margaret's and Saint John's Sunday and infant schools for the years 1833 to 1835. Bound in the original wraps. With John Lawson's nameplate on the front pastedown. Contains list of persons on the committee,...

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c1836 The Sunday School Devotional Assistant Prayers and Hymns Religious Tract
c1836 The Sunday School Devotional Assistant Prayers and Hymns Religious Tract

Price: £45.00

A companion for Sunday School.In a pocket sized format.Published by the Religious Tract Society.Comprising of Sunday School Prayers, Sunday School Litanies and Sunday School Hymns.Main title page is undated, dated using the date to...

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c1837 Illustrations to the Bible Engraved Plates
c1837 Illustrations to the Bible Engraved Plates

Price: £425.00

A collection of sixty-eight engraved plates depicting scenes from the Bible, tipped onto cartridge paper. With three additional engravings to the rear.Including illustrations of Mount Sinai, Arimathea, Joppa, and more.

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c1837 Religious Letters SYDNEY SMITH Christianity
c1837 Religious Letters SYDNEY SMITH Christianity

Price: £22.99

Two religious letters by Sydney Smith. This book is disbound. Sydney Smith (June 3, 1771, Woodford, Essex, England February 22, 1845 London), was an English writer and clergyman. His religion was of a practical nature, and his...

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c1839 Rev Legh Richmond The Young Cottager Illustrated With Engravings
c1839 Rev Legh Richmond The Young Cottager Illustrated With Engravings

Price: £43.99

The Young Cottager by Rev Legh Richmond (1772 - 1827) an English divine. He was powerfully influenced by William Wilberforce's Practical View of Christianity, and took a prominent interest in the British and Foreign Bible...

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c1840 Old Humphrey's Observations Religious Tract Society Excellent Ideas Hedges
c1840 Old Humphrey's Observations Religious Tract Society Excellent Ideas Hedges

Price: £23.99

A lovely collection of thoughts from the prolific 19th century writer George Mogridge,  chiefly known by his pseudonym, Old Humphrey. The book includes ideas on the churlishness, duelling, money, hedges, discipline and...

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c1840 Works VOWLER SHORT Sermons Charges CHRISTIANITY
c1840 Works VOWLER SHORT Sermons Charges CHRISTIANITY

Price: £39.99

) 1829-1848 - Oxford/Winchester/Douglas/London - Various Publishers 9" by 5" - 40, 24, 15, 36, 39, 24, 28, 15, 21, 16 pp                     ...

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c1842 3vol HOLY BIBLE Illustrated Scott and Symington Folding Plates
c1842 3vol HOLY BIBLE Illustrated Scott and Symington Folding Plates

Price: £495.00

A beautifully illustrated copy of the Christian Bible. With forty-four engraved plates, including a frontispiece to each volume and a folding frontispiece map to volume I. Also with decorative papers for family registers, left...

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c1844 Anonymous Jane Price Strawberries Religious Short Story Pamphlet Anglican
c1844 Anonymous Jane Price Strawberries Religious Short Story Pamphlet Anglican

Price: £34.00

A very scarce Anglican pamphlet from the Nineteenth Century.Written by an anonymous author, the pamphlet tells the story of a virtuous, if forgetful, Christian girl and contains several illustrative vignettes.

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c1845 Delices de l'ame Fidele ou Recueil de Pieux Exercices New Edition Calf
c1845 Delices de l'ame Fidele ou Recueil de Pieux Exercices New Edition Calf

Price: £350.00

A very attractive copy of Delices de L'Ame Fidele ou Recueil de Pieux Exercices.With a frontispiece and illustrated half-title.A New Edition.

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c1845 The Pictorial Sunday Book John Kitto Illustrated Religion Christianity
c1845 The Pictorial Sunday Book John Kitto Illustrated Religion Christianity

Price: £115.00

A pictorial work on the Bible. This work is a history on the Bible, the prophets, the Holy Land and more.There are hundreds of illustrations accompanying the work, including colour maps of the Holy Land.With a life of John Kitto to...

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c1846 J. H. Merle D'Aubigne Vol 2 History of the Reformation in the 16thc.
c1846 J. H. Merle D'Aubigne Vol 2 History of the Reformation in the 16thc.

Price: £25.00

A third edition of D'Aubigne's seminal work the History of the Reformation in the Sixteenth Century, Volumes 2 and 3.Jean-Henri Merle d'Aubign (1794 1872) was a Swiss Protestant minister and historian of the Reformation.Frontispiece...

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c1850 A Golden Treasury for the Children of God Bogatzky Religious Tract Society
c1850 A Golden Treasury for the Children of God Bogatzky Religious Tract Society

Price: £125.00

A collection of hymns and passages aimed at children.Published by the Religious Tract Society.Undated, dated from Copac.A scarce work, in a beautiful morocco binding by B West of Clerkenwell, London.Published in a pocket sized format...

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c1850 Collection of Christian Engravings Life of Christ
c1850 Collection of Christian Engravings Life of Christ

Price: £80.00

A privately collected assortment of plates, depicting scenes from the life of Jesus. Containing six plates in total, showing the baby Jesus with the Virgin Mary, the crucifixion, and his body being taken down from the cross.

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c1850 Nouvelles Heures des Dames Contenant L'Office du Matin et Celui du Soir Illus Very Scarce
c1850 Nouvelles Heures des Dames Contenant L'Office du Matin et Celui du Soir Illus Very Scarce

Price: £95.00

A very scarce and beautifully bound collection of prayers and devotions for women, written in French. In the original French. This is a very scarce collection of prayers for various occasions,...

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c1850 The Children of the Bible Illustrated J M Kronheim Religion Christianity
c1850 The Children of the Bible Illustrated J M Kronheim Religion Christianity

Price: £35.00

This is an early edition of this collection of stories from the bible.With coloured plates by J. M. Kronheim & Co.

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c1850 The Excellent Woman as Described in the Book of Proverbs Illus
c1850 The Excellent Woman as Described in the Book of Proverbs Illus

Price: £95.00

- Anne Pratt was one of the Victorian age's most prominent botanical illustrators, publishing many books relating to her work during her lifetime. Arguably the most successful of these was...

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c1850 The Psalms of David in Metre According to the Version Approved by The Church of Scotland
c1850 The Psalms of David in Metre According to the Version Approved by The Church of Scotland

Price: £28.00

A leather bound copy of the Psalms of David. The psalms are in metre, according to the version approved by the Church of Scotland. This version of the psalms are appointed to be used in worship....

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c1856 Anecdotes: Christian Ministers Relgious Stories Tales Christianity
c1856 Anecdotes: Christian Ministers Relgious Stories Tales Christianity

Price: £22.00

A copy of Anecdotes, a charming little book published by the Religious Tract Society. Containing tales by and about Christian ministers, including the Rev. Dr. Patten of New York and the Rev. John Clark of Trowbridge. Uses both epitaphs,...

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c1858 John Bunyan Pilgrims Progress Under Similitude Dream America Tract Society
c1858 John Bunyan Pilgrims Progress Under Similitude Dream America Tract Society

Price: £30.00

A scarce edition of John Bunyan's renowned Christian allegory.First published in 1678, The Pilgrim's Progress remains a vital piece of religious literature and hasn't since been out of print. It was originally written while...

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c1860 2 Vol FAITHS of World Religion Ceremonies Customs
c1860 2 Vol FAITHS of World Religion Ceremonies Customs

Price: £330.00

An extensive encyclopaedia of world religions, with beautiful illustrations, in a decorative full diced calf binding. Complete in Two Volumes. Volume I, A - G. Volume II, H-Z. Illustrated from Authentic and Trustworthy Authorities....

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c1860 2vol Faiths of the World Gardner Illustrated Religions and Religious Sects
c1860 2vol Faiths of the World Gardner Illustrated Religions and Religious Sects

Price: £235.00

A beautifully illustrated, extensive reference work regarding faiths worldwide in the nineteenth century. Undated, dated using Copac. Complete in two volumes, with volume I being A-G and Volume...

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c1860 A Short and Plain Instruction For The Better Understanding of The Lord's Supper T Wilson
c1860 A Short and Plain Instruction For The Better Understanding of The Lord's Supper T Wilson

Price: £40.00

A pocket sized edition of this religious work. With a frontispiece of the author, Thomas Wilson. Thomas Wilson was Bishop of Sodor and Man between 1697 and 1755.

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c1860 FAITHS OF THE WORLD by James GARDNER J to M
c1860 FAITHS OF THE WORLD by James GARDNER J to M

Price: £36.99

A purple cloth hardback with blindstamped boards and gilt decoration. An encyclopedia of world religions. J to M only.

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c1860 The Pilgrim's Progress and Other Works of John Bunyan Illustrated Cheever
c1860 The Pilgrim's Progress and Other Works of John Bunyan Illustrated Cheever

Price: £210.00

A large and illustrated copy of John Bunyan's famous Christian allegory.The Pilgrim's Progress was first published in 1678 and is regarded as one of the most significant works of religious English literature.This text comprises of...

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c1862 Broad Shadows on Life's Pathway Illustrated Frontispiece Charlotte Ward
c1862 Broad Shadows on Life's Pathway Illustrated Frontispiece Charlotte Ward

Price: £24.00

A work of Christian Fiction by Charlotte Bickersteth Ward.With an illustrated frontispiece.Ward was the daughter of Rev. E.H. Bickersteth, who was an author himself. He encouraged his daughter's writing career. Ward wrote several...

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c1862-1872 Self Interpreting Family BIBLE Brown Illus.
c1862-1872 Self Interpreting Family BIBLE Brown Illus.

Price: £270.00

An impressive copy of the Reverend John Brown's family bible, first published in 1788. Containing 'Marginal References and Illustrations; an Exact Summary of the Several Books; a Paraphrase on the Most Obscure or Important Parts;...

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c1865 Lives And Lessons Of The Patriarchs Unfolded Illustrated By Rev J Cumming
c1865 Lives And Lessons Of The Patriarchs Unfolded Illustrated By Rev J Cumming

Price: £29.99

A collection of stories from the bible focusing on the patriarchs as the subject matter. With an illuminated title and twelve colour plates printed using various colour blocks and numerous engraved illustrations throughout. With...

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c1868 Illustrated Scripture History for the Improvement of Youth Thomas Gaspey
c1868 Illustrated Scripture History for the Improvement of Youth Thomas Gaspey

Price: £24.99

A profusely illustrated work portraying biblical stories. Beautifully illustrated throughout and featuring an engraved title page. With half of the original folding frontispiece. Volume one of the original two.

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c1870 Bible Pictures and Stories Infancy of Christ Colour Plates Very Scarce
c1870 Bible Pictures and Stories Infancy of Christ Colour Plates Very Scarce

Price: £35.00

A very scarce small volume of coloured plates and descriptive tales from the bible of the infancy of Christ. A very scarce work. This is a charming work for children looking at the infancy...

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c1870 Brown's Self Interpreting Family Bible Illustrated Old New Testament
c1870 Brown's Self Interpreting Family Bible Illustrated Old New Testament

Price: £120.00

A beautifully illustrated scarce edition of Scottish theologian, Rev. John Brown's bible.Numerous illustrated plates throughout. Includes an exact summary of the several books and a paraphrase on the most obscure or important parts.Reverend...

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c1870 Christian Lyrics Chiefly Selected From Modern Authors Engrave Frontispiece
c1870 Christian Lyrics Chiefly Selected From Modern Authors Engrave Frontispiece

Price: £26.99

A lovely little collection of Christian Lyrics from various authors, chiefly modern, with a two colour title with decorative capitals. A new edition. With an engraving to frontispiece and decorative head and tail pieces...

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c1870 Commentary on the Book of Isiah T R Birks Critical Historical Prophetical
c1870 Commentary on the Book of Isiah T R Birks Critical Historical Prophetical

Price: £54.99

A scarce Biblical commentary on the book of Isaiah. Second edition, revised. Presentation bookplate from the Church of England Book Society to the front pastedown.

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c1870 Leonards Chronological Family Guide to the Holy Bible Hand-Coloured
c1870 Leonards Chronological Family Guide to the Holy Bible Hand-Coloured

Price: £99.99

An uncommon and attractively printed linen-backed hand-coloured chart.  With a central map of the Middle East and eastern Mediterranean, inset maps of Canaan and Israel and three decorative family trees. Featuring...

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c1870 PILGRIM's Progress Holy War King Shaddai John BUNYAN Illustrated
c1870 PILGRIM's Progress Holy War King Shaddai John BUNYAN Illustrated

Price: £99.99

A wonderful copy of Bunyan's famous Christian allegory, one of the most significant works of English religious literature. Includes numerous illustrations in the text, some full page, by H. C. Selous, M. Paolo Priolo and D. H. Friston. A...

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c1870 Spanish Pictures Drawn with Pen and Pencil Illustrated Religious Tract
c1870 Spanish Pictures Drawn with Pen and Pencil Illustrated Religious Tract

Price: £95.00

An historical, illustrated work on Spain. This work is a partial travel work, partial history of Spain.It is illustrated throughout with numerous vignettes and plates drawn by the author.The work is undated, dated using Copac and the...

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c1870 The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments Gustave Dore Illustra
c1870 The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments Gustave Dore Illustra

Price: £950.00

An edition of The Holy Bible with Gustave Dore's famous illustrations.Undated, dated using Copac.Volume I is Genesis to 1st Kings and Volume II is 2nd Kings-Malachi.  Incomplete, these two volumes are the Old Testament only...

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c1870 The Holy Bible old and New Testament Illustrated Gustave Dore Volume two
c1870 The Holy Bible old and New Testament Illustrated Gustave Dore Volume two

Price: £170.00

A scarce printing of the Holy Bible with illustrations by Gustave Dore.One hundred and fourteen engraved illustrated plates depicting scenes such as Ezekiel prophesying, Tobias and the Angel and the vision of Death.Includes the ancient...

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c1870 The Life of Our Lord and Saviour John Fleetwood Illus Biographical History
c1870 The Life of Our Lord and Saviour John Fleetwood Illus Biographical History

Price: £90.00

An illustrated biographical history of the church.With several illustrations including a genealogical table of the lineal descent of Jesus Christ.This work was originally published fortnightly in twelve parts by Rev. John...

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c1871 The Art of Garnishing Churches at Christmas Edward Young Cox Third
c1871 The Art of Garnishing Churches at Christmas Edward Young Cox Third

Price: £160.00

An illustrated third edition of this work on the decoration of churches.With 40 plates including eight full colour plates.

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c1874 Rev Matthew Henry The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testments
c1874 Rev Matthew Henry The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testments

Price: £120.00

A leatherbound copy of The Holy Bible, with notes by E. Blomfield, With fully working clasp. Vols I and II bound together, being the Old and New Testaments. With 52 steel engravings. Ezekiel Blomfield (1778-1818) was a non-conformist...

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c1875 HOLY BIBLE Old New Testament Presentation
c1875 HOLY BIBLE Old New Testament Presentation

Price: £210.00

A lovely bible in a presentation binding. With four colour maps to the front. Presented by Mrs Kinnersly of Clough Hall, 1875. 'To the most high and mighty prince James, by the grace of God, King of Great Britain, France and...

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c1878 Henry Frowde A Year Book of Gifts and Graces Spirituality Christianity
c1878 Henry Frowde A Year Book of Gifts and Graces Spirituality Christianity

Price: £30.00

 A charming book of daily bible quotations.A birthday diary with messages from the holy scripture adjacent to note pages for writing.Contains personal entries within the dates and sketches to the endpapers, dated from the late...

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c1880 2vols The Devotional Family Bible with Practical.. A Fletcher Illustrated
c1880 2vols The Devotional Family Bible with Practical.. A Fletcher Illustrated

Price: £495.00

A comprehensive family bible.Edited by Reverend Alexander Fletcher.Illustrated throughout, with forty plates to vol I and fifty seven plates to volume II.An engraved title page per volume. Undated, dated using Copac.Alexander Fletcher...

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c1880 4volin2 The Bible Educator Rev E H Plumptre Illustrated Religion Christian
c1880 4volin2 The Bible Educator Rev E H Plumptre Illustrated Religion Christian

Price: £60.00

An educational work on The Bible.Edited by Reverend E H Plumptre.Undated, dated using Copac.Being all four volumes bound in two volumes.Edward Plumptre was an English divine and scholar from London. His literary endeavours were to...

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c1880 Blossoms and Fruit Christian Piety Conversations Very Scarce Miniature
c1880 Blossoms and Fruit Christian Piety Conversations Very Scarce Miniature

Price: £39.99

A very scarce miniature devotional work published by the Religious Tract Society. Containing imagined conversations about notable figures in Christian history.

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c1880 Bunyan Pilgrim's Progress facsimile of first edition
c1880 Bunyan Pilgrim's Progress facsimile of first edition

Price: £19.99

A pocket paperback facisimile of John Bunyan's seminal and phenominally popular religious tract. Bunyan's allegorical chronicle of the 'everyman' protagonist Christian's journey from the 'City of Destruction' (the earthly plane)...

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c1880 Ecclesiastical Edifices by Coney Yorkshire with Plates
c1880 Ecclesiastical Edifices by Coney Yorkshire with Plates

Price: £490.00

A collection of plates of Ecclesiastical Edifices in England by John Coney.There are XXVIII plates of Yorkshire, X of Lincolnshire, III of Nottinghamshire, VI of Worcestershire and VII of Gloucestershire.Collated complete.John Coney...

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c1880 National Family Bible Brass Clasps Illustrated
c1880 National Family Bible Brass Clasps Illustrated

Price: £375.00

A beautifully illustrated copy of this leather-bound family Bible. Including the commentaries of Scott and Henry, and notes and explanations by numerous European scholars With coloured title page and frontispiece, and twenty-five...

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c1880 Temple Church CHORAL Service Edward J. HOPKINS Hymns
c1880 Temple Church CHORAL Service Edward J. HOPKINS Hymns

Price: £320.00

A rare original copy of this Victorian hymnbook, in an Inner Temple binding. Ink inscription by Justice Grantham to the verso of the second blank reading: 'To Muriel, my Temple Church companion as a reminiscence of her father's...

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c1880 The Altar of the Household Rev Lindsay Alexander Illustrated Prayer Book
c1880 The Altar of the Household Rev Lindsay Alexander Illustrated Prayer Book

Price: £79.99

A book of prayer and hymns for the household. Illustrated with numerous beautiful engravings, each showing a different biblical scene. With an illustrated half title and a frontispiece depicting a scene of family worship.

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c1880 The Life of Christ Frederic W Farrar Fine Binding Illustrated
c1880 The Life of Christ Frederic W Farrar Fine Binding Illustrated

Price: £98.00

Frederic Farrar's history of the life of Christ, which was one of his most popular works. With a coloured map, photogravure frontispiece, and several illustrations in the text.Farrar's religious writings included Life of Christ (1874),...

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c1880 The Life of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Rev J Fleetwood Apostles
c1880 The Life of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ Rev J Fleetwood Apostles

Price: £28.00

A religious volume documenting the life of Jesus Christ from his birth to his ascenscion to heaven. Contains an illustrated frontis page.

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c1880 William Wake & Nathaniel Lardner The Apocryphal New Testament
c1880 William Wake & Nathaniel Lardner The Apocryphal New Testament

Price: £70.00

A "new edition" of The Apocryphal New Testament.With "Notes and Emendations from the Writings of William Wake, Archbishop of Canterbury, and Rev. Nathaniel Lardner, author of The Credibility of the Gospel History."Two tables to the...

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c1880-1910 MISSEL ROMAIN Mellottee Illustrated
c1880-1910 MISSEL ROMAIN Mellottee Illustrated

Price: £69.99

A lovely little copy of the Roman Missal in French. Features a tissue guarded frontispiece and decorative borders throughout. Two illustrated prayer cards loosely inserted. Seen and approved by Firmin, Bishop of Limoges. ...

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c1884 New Illustrated Catalogue Clergy Clothing Church Furnishings Thomas Pratt
c1884 New Illustrated Catalogue Clergy Clothing Church Furnishings Thomas Pratt

Price: £190.00

A scarce and profusely illustrated catalogue of clergy clothing and church furnishings from Thomas Pratt and Sons. Edition No. 12. Containing memorial brasses, stained glass windows, church lamps, communion plates, alter covers,...

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c1885 Holy Bible Old and New Testaments Translated Original Tongues Leather
c1885 Holy Bible Old and New Testaments Translated Original Tongues Leather

Price: £150.00

A handsomely bound copy of the Holy Bible. 'Translated out of the original tongues: and with the former translations diligently compared and revised by his majesty's special command. Appointed to be read in churches'.

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c1885 The National Holy Bible, with the Commentaries of Scott & Henry Eadie
c1885 The National Holy Bible, with the Commentaries of Scott & Henry Eadie

Price: £155.00

A delightfully illustrated and uncommon copy of John Eadie's Family Bible, containing both the Old and New Testaments.  "With the Commentaries of Scott and Henry Containing Many Thousand Critical and Explanatory...

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c1890 Among the Roses and Other Sermons Samuel Gregory
c1890 Among the Roses and Other Sermons Samuel Gregory

Price: £20.00

An undated copy of this book of children's sermons.With a calligraphic dedication to James Wilson Sharp, Esq. dated 1894. 

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c1890 BIBL CYSSEGRLAN, sef Yr Hen Destament a'r Newydd
c1890 BIBL CYSSEGRLAN, sef Yr Hen Destament a'r Newydd

Price: £99.99

A scarce edition of this Welsh translation of the Holy Bible featuring both the old and new testament. Beautifully illustrated throughout with twenty-nine coloured plates complete with tissue guards, and four family registers....

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c1890 BOOK COMMON PRAYER Sacraments Rites Ceremonies CHURCH
c1890 BOOK COMMON PRAYER Sacraments Rites Ceremonies CHURCH

Price: £99.99

'The Book of Common Prayer, and administration of the Sacraments and other rites and ceremonies of the Chuch, according to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland. Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David, printed...

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c1890 Proper Lessons, morning and evening PRAYER BOOK
c1890 Proper Lessons, morning and evening PRAYER BOOK

Price: £69.99

A beautifully presented prayer book, with decorative boarders. To be read at morning and evening prayer. Prayers include Genesis XLII to be read in the morning of the fourth Sunday during Lent, and Daniel IX to be read...

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c1890 Rev E T Sanford Sermons Handwritten Religion Shorthand Biblical Verses
c1890 Rev E T Sanford Sermons Handwritten Religion Shorthand Biblical Verses

Price: £235.00

A unique handwritten collection of sermons from the late nineteenth century.Pencil inscription to early pages indicate this book belonged to Rev E T Sanford. A handwritten list of sermons marks the beginning of the book....

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c1890 The Book of Common Prayer Sacraments Miniature Book Pslams
c1890 The Book of Common Prayer Sacraments Miniature Book Pslams

Price: £110.00

A miniature leather-bound edition of the book of Common Prayer. Together with the psalter, or pslams of David.

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c1890 The Congregation in Church Guide To Reverent and Intelligent Participation
c1890 The Congregation in Church Guide To Reverent and Intelligent Participation

Price: £95.00

A scarce religious guide to Catholicism.Undated, according to Copac the third edition was published in 1886, and the first edition in 1885.This is the fourth edition of this text.This guide includes a ritual of the Bible,...

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c1890 The King's Highway Daily Texts and Hymns for A Month Fred Hines
c1890 The King's Highway Daily Texts and Hymns for A Month Fred Hines

Price: £69.99

A selection of hymns and readings, intended to cover a month. Including many beautiful coloured and monochrome illustrations by Fred Hines.

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c1891 Messes Et Vepres Engraved Frontispiece Decorative Pages In French
c1891 Messes Et Vepres Engraved Frontispiece Decorative Pages In French

Price: £36.99

A pocket sized edition of Messes et Vepres [Masses and Vespers] with a devotional engraving to frontispiece. With decorative borders throughout.In French.With a list of contents to rear, containing Le sainte Messes; Prieres apres le...

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c1894 George Frederick Pentecost Saved Snow Storm Christian Pamphlet Evangelist
c1894 George Frederick Pentecost Saved Snow Storm Christian Pamphlet Evangelist

Price: £37.00

A scarce religous pamphlet, comprising a short story.Written by prominent American evangelist George Frederick Pentecost, the story concerns him going out for a walk in the snow and a subsequent relgious epiphany.

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