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Dictionary of National Biography Volume VII

By Stephen, Leslie; Lee, Sidney

London: Smith, Elder & Co, 1908. Hardcover. Ex-Library. A re-issue of the original DNB with some revisions. Ex-library copy with spine number and book plate. Blue card covers with bumping to top front corner, visible wear at the bottom of the spine. Binding sound and square. Text appears unmarked. This volume only. 8vo


Joybringer Bosworth

By Perkins, Eunice M.

Dayton, OH: John J. Scruby, 1921. First edition. Hardcover. Good +. Patterned dark green cover with gold lettering. Minor shelf wear. Stated first edition. Binding tight and square. Pages slightly aged uniformly. Illustrated Text appears to be unmarked. Biography of Fred Francis Bosworth. 8vo


Metropolitan Andrew (1865-1944)

By Korolevsky, Cyril

L'viv: Stauropegion, 1993. Paperback. Good +. Paperback. Translated and revised by Serge Keleher. English text appears unmarked. Includes an index and photographs. Trade paperback


A Biographical Dictionary for the use of Colleges, schools and families

By Parsons, Reuben

New York: D & J. Sadlier, 1872. Hardcover. Ex-Library. Biographies from Aaron to Zwingli, with a chronological table of rulers in appendicies. Ex-library copy with spine numbers, and some evidence of removed other library markings. Shelf-worn and sunfaded. Binding is tight and square. Frontispiece coming loose. 362 pages, 8vo


A Cyclopaedia of Canadian Biography (Representative Canadians)

By Rose, George Maclean

Toronto: Rose Publishing Company, 1886. Hardcover. Good. Ex-library book with spine numbers and a withdrawn stamp. Blue cover with gilt lettering and embossing. Back cover superficially damaged - it doesn't look good, but the damage does not penetrate through the thick card cover; chip in the spine on the back hinge. Pages show age particularly around the edge. Binding solid and square. 807 pages, 8vo.


An Apostle of the North

By Cody, H. A.

Toronto: Musson Book Co, 1908. Hardcover. Good +. Maroon cloth with gold letters and picture embossed on the cover. Bompas was the first bishop of Athabasca, first biship of Mackenzie River, and the first bishop of Selkirk (Yukon). Includes photographs. Some shelfwear particularly at the bottom of the spine. Binding is tight and square. 8vo


Garvin of the Observer

By Ayerst, David

London: Croom Helm, 1985. Hardcover. Very Good/good. Dustjacket has a tear in front from top edge which is not immediately evident at first glance. A very little visible wear on the top edges of the volume. Binding tight and square, pages clean and crisp. 8vo


Auld Lang Syne

By Muller, F. Max

London: Longmans, Green, and Co, 1898. Hardcover. Ex-Library. Ex-library with newspaper cuttings and items related to other works of Muller the library had available inserted into the front matter. Newspaper cuttings glued to front free end page. From a subscription library with three layers of subscription library labels on the front cover. Includes a portrait of Muller as frontispiece. A Longmans catalogue is appended to the work. The work itself is a memoir written while on a rest cure. Navy cloth cover shows some scuffing and slight bumping at the corners and the edge of the front cover. 8vo


Sir Augustus Nanton

By MacBeth, R. G.

Toronto: Macmillan, 1931. Hardcover. Ex-Library. Ex-library volume with spine numbers, front cover bar code, book plate, and stamps. Frontispiece portrait is loose. Book tightly bound and text appears unmarked (possibly unread). 8vo


The Chavasse Twins

By Gummer, Selwyn

London: Hodder and Staughton, 1963. First printing. Hardcover. Ex-Library. Ex-library with spine numbers, front cover bar code, book plate, stamps, and back pocket. Text appears unmarked. With photos. Biography of Christopher Chavasse, former Bishop of Rochester, and also his twin brother Noel, killed in action in WW1. 8vo


With Lawrence in Arabia

By Thomas, Lowell

New York: P. F. Collier & Son, 1924. Hardcover. Good. Part of the Lowell Thomas Adventure Library. Green cover with the series logo on the front cover. Illustrated with photographs. Text appears unmarked. Volume has some shelf wear and is slightly bowed. 8vo


Lauterbach of the China Sea

By Thomas, Lowell

New York: Doubleday, Doran & Company, 1930. Hardcover. Good +. Red cloth with the head of a pipe-smoking sea captain in black on the front cover. With maps on the end pages. Illustrated with photographs. Text appears unmarked. 8vo


The Rev. Frank Cassillis-Kennedy

By Ariga, Chiyokichi; Kimura, Shin'ichi

Toronto: Japanese Canadian Christian Churches Historical Project, 1998. Paperback. Very Good. Paperback, illustrated with photos. Life and work of Kennedy among Japanese-Canadians, particularly before and during WW2. 4to, 88 pages.


English Seamen

By Southey, Robert

London: Methuen & Co., 1897. Hardcover. Good +. Edited with an introduction by David Hannay. Leather spine and corners. Spine has bump and slight tear in the top. Presentation book plate inside front cover. Text appears unmarked.12mo.


Life of Herbert Henry Asquith, Lord Oxford and Asquith (2 Vols)

By Spender, J.A. and Cyril Asquith

London: Hutchinson & Co., 1932. Hardcover. Good. Set shows extensive external wear. Spine of vol. 2 detached; vol 1 spine has a flap in the top two thirds. Bindings of both volumes tight. Illustrations. Text appears unmarked.


Huldrych Zwingli

By Kohler, Walther

Leipzig: Koehler & Amelang, 1954. Hardcover. Good/poor. Card covers, cloth spine; half of jacket tucked into book. Binding in good condition. German text with some pencil underlining and marginal marks. Former owner's stamp on front end page with some notations.


Moral Leaders

By Griggs, Edward Howard

New York: Abingdon, 1940. Hardcover. Good +/fair. Drew Lectureship in Biography. Chapters on Socrates, Saint Francis of Assisi, Erasmus, Carlyle, Emerson, and Tolstoy. Dust jacket has significant wear, tears at bottom and top. Where jacket is torn, volume has wear in the cover. Binding tight. Text appears unmarked. 12mo.


Memoirs of McCheyne

By Boner, Andrew A., ed

Chicago: Moody Press, 1951. Hardcover. Very Good. With a biographical introduction by S. Maxwell Coder. Some scuffing on the back cover. Binding tight, text clean. Octavo.


The Life of Sir George Williams

By Williams, J. E. Hodder

New York: Association Press, 1919. Hardcover. Good +. Red cloth with sun faded spine. Collection mark on spine; former owner's names and stamps inside front cover. Illustrated. Text appears unmarked. 12mo