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cover of Christianity and the Rhetoric of Empire.  The Development of Christian Discourse.

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994. 0520089235. Six hundred years of ancient literature connecting Late Antique and Byzantine society with its roots in the Roman Empire. Pp.xvi/261, owner's name to half-title page and rear free endpaper. Paperback. VG. .
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Sydney:Parergon, 1996.. Journal of the Australian and New Zealand Association for Medieval and Early Modern Studies: New Series, Vol.14, No.1. July 1996. A Festschrift in Honour of Patrick Collinson on the Occasion of his Retirement. Contents include: An Appreciation of Patrick Collinson at Sydney: An Appreciation; I. Protestants and Puritans: 'Patriotic scripture' : the making and unmaking of English… Read more
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Conferences and Combination Lectures in the Elizabethan Church, Dedham and Bury St Edmunds 1582-1590.

by COLLINSON, Patrick / CRAIG, John and USHER, Brett. (editors).

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Woodbridge: The Boydell Press, 2003. 0851159389. Church of England Record Society Volume 10. Contents include: I.The Elizabethan church; II.Prophesyings, conferences and combination lectures; III.Elizabethan religion in Essex and East Anglia; IV.The town of Dedham; V.Ecclesiastical Dedham; VI.The Dedham conference; VII.The combination lecture at Bury St Edmunds; VIII.The sources: Rylands 874 and Chicago 109. Pp.cxvi/299, 5 black & white plates +… Read more
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The Catholic Laity in Elizabethan England 1558-1603.

by TRIMBLE, William R.

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1964.. 1st edition. "Mr Trimble shows that Elizabeth permitted a measured toleration, avoiding interference with freedom of conscience. Although freedom of worship was legally forbidden, compulsory adherence by the laity to the Established Church was generally enforced through moderate measures, even in such times of crisis as the Spanish dangers of… Read more
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Moderate Puritans and the Elizabethan Church.

by LAKE, Peter.

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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1982. 0521240107. 1st edition. "An examination of the puritanism of a series of divines, including Dering, Cartwright, Whitaker and Caderton, all of whom passed through the University of Cambridge between 1560 and 1600. Dr Lake gives a detailed analysis of their careers and opinions. The personal and ideological links between them are established and in… Read more
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cover of South-Eastern Catholic History. (Incorporating Essex Recusant and London Recusant). No.1.

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Brentwood Diocesan Historical Society, 2009.. Contents include: Homily from the 50th Anniversary Mass of the Essex Recusant Society (Rev. Dr S. Foster); Monsignor Dan Shanahan: Founder of Essex Recusant (Re.. Dr S. Foster); New Hall's Catholic Heritage (T.Tuckwell); The Petre Chalices (R.W.Taylor); 'First Fruits of the Oxford Movement' - Father William Lockhart, IC (ReV Fr. N.J.Schofield); Antics in the Archives:… Read more
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London: Sands & Co.,1903.. 1st edition. It is to those interested in the fortunes of Catholicism in England during the long years of its humiliation, that this history of "The Old London Missions" will be especially welcome. The materioals are necessarily scant." Contents: 1625: Henrietta Maria's Chapels; 1649: Sardinian Chapel, Lincoln's Inn Fields; 1662: The Chapels Royal of the… Read more
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Antiquities and Curiosities of the Church .(signed).

by ANDREWS, William (editor).

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London: William Andrews & Co., Hull Press, 1897.. 1st edition. 5ff./pp.285/4ff. (adverts) . Frontispiece and occasional illustrations throughout the text. Floral endpapers browned to edges, bookplate of SSM Kelham to inside front board browned. Inner endpapers browned. Author's inscription to half-title page dated 1896 (pre-publication). Cracking to inner front hinges but holding. Brown cloth over bevelled boards, gilt tile… Read more
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Early History of the Church of God.

by BISHOP OF CLIFTON. [William John Brownlow].

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London: Catholic Truth Society, 1901.. Catholic history of the early Church from the Ascension of Christ to the writings of St Irenaeus. Pp.xiv/396, ownership details of Adran Fortescue (Ongar. Oct.1901) to front free endpaper, slight toning to endpapers, small marginal chip to pp.393/394 (index) not affecting text. 9Blue pebbled cloth, gilt title to spine, minor edge wear. VG.** "Adrian… Read more
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cover of Piety, Power and History in Medieval England and Normandy.

Piety, Power and History in Medieval England and Normandy.

by CHIBNALL, Marjorie.

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Aldershot: Ashgate Variorum, 2000. 0860788210. The articles in this volume (as in all others in the Variorum Collected Studies Series) have not been given a new, continuous pagination. Each article has been given a Roman number in order of appearance, as listed in the Contents. Contents: I.A twelfth-century view of the historical Church: Orderic Vitalis; II.The Merovingian monastery of… Read more
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London: James Burns, 1840.. New edition, enlarged. 17cms x 110cms x 2.5cms. Pp.viii/254/2(publisher's catalogue), coloured folding map frontispiece of The Patriarchates and Princpal Provinces of the Christian Church, historated capitals, armorial bookplate (Collegium S.Maria Magdalena apud Oxonienses) to front free endpaper, notation to top of title page and to the rear of title page, spotting to final page and end… Read more
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Leiden: E.J.Brill, 1970.. contents include: I.Posthumous Paper; II.Biblical Studies; III.Apocrypha amd Pseudepigrapha; IV.History of Judaism; V.Symbolism and History of Religion; VI.Bibliography, Pp.x/688, black & white portrait frontispiece. Brown cloth, gilt title to front and spine, minor rubbing to spine. VG. .
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The Ecclesiastical History of Eusebius Pamphilus.

by CRUSE, Christian Frederick & BOYLE, Isaac.

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Grand Rapids: Guardian Press, 1976. 0890860211. 8th printing. Full title: The Ecclesiastical History of Eusebius Pamphilus, Bishop of Cesarea, in Palestine, Translated from the Original with an Introduction by Christian Frederick Cruse and an Historical View of The Council of Nice by Isaac Boyle. Pp. xxxviii/480/59(Hist View of Council of Nice). Paperback, sunning to spine. G+. .
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cover of Richard Rufus of Cornwall and the Tradition of Oxford Theology.

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1987. 0198229410. 1st edition. Oxford Historical Monographs series. "This study of Richard Rufus, the first Franciscan theologian at Oxford, is intended to bridge the gap in our knowledge of theological developments in the thirteenth century between Robert Grosseteste, the founding father of the Oxford Schools, and Duns Scotus, its most famous pupil....Rufus was perhaps the first to… Read more
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The Conversion of Constantine and Pagan Rome.

by ALFÖLDI, Andrew.

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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998. 0198143567. Translated by Harold Mattingly. "Shows the consequences of Constantine's conversion - his growing favour to the Christian Church, his turning from paganism,and, in the end, his deliberate intention of destroying pagan worship - and helps to realize the forces that rallied to the defence of the old religion, especially the senatorial aristocracy of Rome. In… Read more
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Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2012. 9780719087806. "Explores the religious, political and cultural implications of a collision of highly charged polemic prompted by the mass ejection of Puritan ministers from the Church of England in 1662. ...This book centres on the departing ministers farewell sermons. Many of these valedictions, delivered by hundreds of dissenting preachers in the weeks before Bartholomew's Day,… Read more
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English Mediaeval Pilgrimage.

by HALL, D.J.

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Bath: Cedric Chivers Ltd, 1973.. "The author examines in detail several diverse shrines, and gives their histories to show how they played an important part in the fabric of mediaeval life." Pp.xiv/233, 27 black & white illustrations. Purple cloth, dustwrapper has wear to top and tail of spine and corner tips. VG/G+. .
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The Sons Of The Clergy. Some Records of 275 Years.

by PEARCE, E. H.

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London: John Murray, 1928 .. Second edition. Pp.19/313 . frontispiece + 8 further black & white plates. Blue cloth, gilt crest to front board, gilt title to spine. VG. .
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Early Sources of English Unitarian Christianity.

by BONET-MAURY, Gaston.

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London: British & Foreign Unitarian Association, 1884.. Revised by the author and translated from the French by Edward Potter Hall, with a preface by James Martineau. Pp.xvi/291, library bookplate to insidefront board,, occasional small library inkstamps throughout. Maroon cloth, gilt title to spine, rubbed patch to spine from old library sticker, edges rubbed. Good. .
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Religion in History. Conflict, Conversion and Coexistence.

by WOLFFE, John. (editor).

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Manchester: The Open University, 2004. 0719071070. 1st edition. "The range of topics explored includes paganism and Christianity in the later Roman world, the Crusades, the impact of the Reformation in Britain and Ireland, subsequent Protestant-Catholic conflict, the Hindu Renaissance in nineteenth-century India, the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, Britain in the 1960s, women and the ministry, and Christianity, Judaism and the Holocaust." … Read more
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