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cover of A Flame in the Shadows: Robert Reid, Bishop of Orkney 1541-1558

A Flame in the Shadows: Robert Reid, Bishop of Orkney 1541-1558

by Cuthbert, Olaf D

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Published
1998
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Good
ISBN
9780907618485
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Kirkwall, Orkney: The Orkney Press, 1998. Two small creases to the spine, very slight scuffing to outer corners of cover, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim soft-cover book. Deals with Robert Reid, the penultimate Catholic Bishop of Orkney before the Reformation. 188pp, 8pp (mostly) colour illustrations.. Paperback. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾"… Read more
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cover of Iona: The Earliest Poetry of a Celtic Monastery

Iona: The Earliest Poetry of a Celtic Monastery

by Clancy, Thomas Owen; & Markus, Gilbert

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Published
1995
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Good
ISBN
9780748605316
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$43.38

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Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1995. Some minor scuffing to outer corners of cover, some old water marking to top edge and corners of first few pages, some yellowing to the pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. Deals with poems written on Iona during the seventh and eighth… Read more
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cover of Christians in Asia Before 1500

Christians in Asia Before 1500

by Gillman, Ian; & Klimketit, Hans-Joachim

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Published
1999
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780700710225
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$49.57

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Richmond, Surrey: Curzon Press, 1999. Some fading to spine and to top edge of back panel of unclipped dustwrapper, some old water-staining to top edge of pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Deals with Christianity in Syria, Palestine, Arabia, Armenia, Georgia, Persia, India, Central Asia, China and in South-East Asia from New Testament… Read more
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cover of The Church of the East: a Concise History

The Church of the East: a Concise History

by Baum, Wilhelm; & Winkler, Dietmar W

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Published
2003
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780415297707
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$30.98

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London: RoutledgeCurzon, 2003. No dustwrapper (as issued). Minor bumping to top end of spine, slight water-staining to top edge of pages, but otherwise a good tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. At the time of publication this was the only complete history (in English) of the East Syraic Church, also known as the Apostolic Church of the… Read more
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cover of Exiles in Babylon, or, Children of Light

Exiles in Babylon, or, Children of Light

by A.L.O.E.

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Published
1893
Condition
Good
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$8.68

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London: T Nelson & Sons Ltd, 1893. No dustwrapper, some old damp-marking to blue boards, but gilt title panel on spine and black titles and decoration on spine and front board are all still clear. Some bumping to spine ends and corners, also some shelf-wear to bottom edge, school prize label dated 1898 on f/ep, but otherwise a good… Read more
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cover of Jungle Doctor Attacks Witchcraft

Jungle Doctor Attacks Witchcraft

by White, Paul

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Published
1953
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Good
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$4.96

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London: The Paternoster Press, 1953. Some creasing and small tears to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of green boards, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. Number four in the author's "Jungle Doctor" series of stories for children about the adventures of a medical missionary worker in (then) Tanganyika… Read more
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cover of Jungle Doctor's Enemies

Jungle Doctor's Enemies

by White, Paul

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Published
1953
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Good
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$4.34

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London: The Paternoster Press, 1953. Some creasing and small tears to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of green boards, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. Number five in the author's "Jungle Doctor" series of stories for children about the adventures of a medical missionary worker in (then) Tanganyika… Read more
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cover of Jungle Doctor Meets a Lion

Jungle Doctor Meets a Lion

by White, Paul

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Published
1953
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Good
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London: The Paternoster Press, 1953. Some creasing and small tears to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of green boards, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim hard-cover book. Number six in the author's "Jungle Doctor" series of stories for children about the adventures of a medical missionary worker in (then) Tanganyika… Read more
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cover of The Friendship Book of Francis Gay: a Thought for Each Day in 1959

The Friendship Book of Francis Gay: a Thought for Each Day in 1959

by Gay, Francis

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Published
1958
Condition
Good
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$9.29

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London: D C Thomson Ltd, 1958. Creasing and some tears to the edges of price-clipped dustwrapper, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of paper-covered boards, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. A collection of short inspirational ''thought for the day'' type pieces, originally appearing in the Scottish newspaper ''The Sunday Post. Pages… Read more
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cover of Christ Rejected: or, the Trial of the Eleven Disciples of Christ

Christ Rejected: or, the Trial of the Eleven Disciples of Christ

by Captain Onesimus

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Published
1832
Condition
Fair
Edition
First Edition
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$30.98

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Philadelphia: Joseph Rakestraw, 1832. Front board had become detached along with front endpapers, possibly a half-title and other pages missing, as the remaining pages run fron rev of front free endpaper to title page. Title page has been torn and repaired. Red leather binding with gilt decoration to edges and to spine has minor bumping to corners and… Read more
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cover of The Oxford Book of Carols

The Oxford Book of Carols

by Dearmer, Percy; Williams, R Vaughan; Shaw, Martin

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Published
1964
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Good
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London: Oxford University Press, 1964. Unclipped dustwrapper has quite a few tears, mainly to the top edge, also creasing and some wear to the folds. The book itself has some minor bumping to spine ends and corners and some yellowing to the pages, but otherwise a good clean tight copy. This is the 1964 edition in which the… Read more
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cover of Father Lacombe: The Black-Robe Voyageur

Father Lacombe: The Black-Robe Voyageur

by Hughes, Katherine

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Published
1911
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Good
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New York: Moffat, Yard and Company, 1911. No dustwrapper, some bumping to spine ends and corners of blue boards, a previous owner's gift message on page before half-title, but otherwise a good clean tight copy, with gilt titles on spine and front board all still bright, of this hard-cover book. A biography of Father Albert Lacombe, a RC missionary… Read more
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cover of The Reule of Chysten Religioun

The Reule of Chysten Religioun

by Pecock, Reginald; Greet, William Cabell (editor)

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Published
1927
Condition
Good
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London: Alexander Moring Ltd, 1927. No dustwrapper, minor wear to spine ends and corners of brown boards, a few tiny water-marks on back cover, a mark to top edges of boards from where the book has been part of a bundle tied with string(?), but otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. One of the Early… Read more
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cover of Piers Plowman and Scriptural Tradition

Piers Plowman and Scriptural Tradition

by Robertson, D W; & Huppe, Bernard F

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Published
1951
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1951. Minor scuffing to top edge of unclipped dustwrapper at the top end of spine, slight bumping to spine ends of brown boards, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Looks at the late fourteenth-century poem "Piers Plowman", particularly at the Scriptural allusions in the poem which would have been… Read more
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cover of Sermo Lupi ad Anglos

Sermo Lupi ad Anglos

by Whitelock, Dorothy (editor)

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Published
1952
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Good
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London: Methuen & Co Ltd, 1952. A small crease to the slightly faded spine, a previous owner's name on f/ep, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this slim soft-cover book, part of the publisher's "Old English Library" series. This contains the text (in Old English) of the early eleventh century "Sermo Lupi ad Anglos" (Sermon of the Wolf… Read more
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cover of The Wild-Bird Child: a Life of Amy Carmichael

The Wild-Bird Child: a Life of Amy Carmichael

by Bingham, Derick

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Published
2003
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Good
ISBN
9781840301441
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$6.20

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Belfast: Ambassador Publications, 2003. A crease to bottom corner of front cover, minor scuffing to other corners, otherwise a good clean tight copy, with no creasing to the spine, of this soft-cover book. A biography of Amy Carmichael,from Northern Ireland, a Christian missionary, writer and social reformer, who spent most of her life working in south India saving young… Read more
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cover of Come Wind, Come Weather: Chronicles of Tilehouse Street Baptist Church, 1669-1969

Come Wind, Come Weather: Chronicles of Tilehouse Street Baptist Church, 1669-1969

by Evans, G E

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Published
1969
Condition
Good
ISBN
9780950033402
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$12.39

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London: Whitefriars Press Ltd, 1969. No dustwrapper, fading to the spine of red cloth-covered boards, a tiny bit of rubbing on front board resulting in the loss of the first 't' in 'Baptist' on the gilt titles thereon, but the rest of the title and the gilt illustration of the church on front board are still bright. Minor bumping… Read more
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cover of Henry Morse: Priest of the Plague

Henry Morse: Priest of the Plague

by Caraman, Philip

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Published
1957
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$6.20

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London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1957. No dustwrapper, some fading to gilt titles on spine, minor bumping to spine ends and corners of green boards, some old water spillage marks inside front board and on first few pages, a previous owner's bookplate inside front board, but otherwise a not too bad, tight copy of this hard-cover book. Deals with… Read more
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cover of The Beadle Yesterday and Today

The Beadle Yesterday and Today

by Thomson, D P

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Published
1971
Condition
Good
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Crieff, Perthshire: The Research Unit, 1971. Minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this small hard-cover book. Deals with the work of the Beadle (similar to a Verger in the C of E) in the Church of Scotland (as of the early 1970s), also with some accounts of Beadles of the past,… Read more
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cover of Hatred: Islam's War on Christianity

Hatred: Islam's War on Christianity

by Coren, Michael

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Published
2014
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780771023842
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Plattsburgh, NY: McClelland & Stewart, 2014. Minor creasing to edges of unclipped dustwrapper, slight bumping to spine ends of black boards, otherwise a good clean tight copy of this hard-cover book. Deals with the persecution and murder of Christians (local as well as foreign) living in Muslim countries. 184pp.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" -… Read more
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