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The Torments of Protestant Slaves in the French King's Galleys, and in the Dungeons of Marseilles, 1686-1707 A.D.

By: Arber, Edward.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: A Christian Library (Privately Printed), 1907.: 1907

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1059

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with cloth boards and embossed design in Very Good condition. First edition, pp xli, 470, 8, index. Details of Protestant persecution in France. S16. View more info

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Glasgow: Its Municipal Organisation and Administration.

By: Bell, Sir James & Paton, James.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: James MacLehose and Sons: 1896

Seller ID: 005307

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in dark green cloth covers, with gilt titles and emblem on spine, hand cut pages. Some pencil annotations, otherwise in Very Good condition. With two folding maps (p32 and at rear) With pp426, frontispiece photo of City Chambers, with index. Glasgow: Its Municipal Organisation and Administration. Includes chapters on: The Growth of Glasgow: Its Causes, Scottish Burghal Constitution, The Burghal History of Glasgow, Local Government in the Seventeenth Century, The Former Masters of the | Council: The Guildry, The Modern Masters of the Council, the Constitution of the Council, The H... View more info

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Christianity, Islam and the Negro Race.

By: Blyden, Edward.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Edinburgh University Press.: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Editor

Seller ID: 004559

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original black cloth covered boards, some light shelfwear but otherwise Near Fine, original glassine dustwrapper with synopsis on front cover, some wear and one larch chip missing to rear. First edition, Inscribed by editor on title page to Professor John Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, pp xviii, 407, b&w frontis portrait of author, index, page of hand written notes inserted loosley to rear, View more info

The Tradition of Scottish Philosophy: A New Perspective on the Enlightenment.

By: Broadie, Alexander.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: John Donald, 2011.: 2011

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 2726

Condition: New


Paperback in Mint condition. Revised edition, with pp192, notes, bibliography and index. Many works on Scottish philosophy have concentrated on the Scottish Enlightenment, leading to a seriously distorted picture of Scottish intellectual history. A circle of Scottish philosophers, led by John Mair, gained Europe-wide appreciation for their work two and half centuries before that period, and their work had a major significance for Scottish culture. This study attempts to correct the bias in the history of Scottish thought by giving due attention to the earlier flowering of philosophy, as well a... View more info

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Letters to the Lord.

By: Cohen, Chapman.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: The Secular Society: 1935

Seller ID: 005207

Condition: Very Good


Softcover with card covers, some shelf wear and creases to the cover, otherwise in Very Good condition. Pp95. Letters to the Lord. View more info

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Surgeon in Borneo: Priest in St. Helena.

By: Crook, Michael.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: The Book Guild Ltd, 1992. 0863327753: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1036

ISBN: 0863327753

Condition: Fine


Hardback, in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 289. A story of a oil field surgeon in Borneo who settled on the South Atlantic island of St. Helena. S16. View more info

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Priests and Politicians: Protestants and Catholic Missions in Orthodox Ethiopia, 1830-68 (Study in African Affairs)

By: Crummey, Donald

Price: £35.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004017

ISBN: 0198216777

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp 176, bibliography, index. Personal copy of Professor John D. Hargreaves of Aberdeen University, with signature in ink on ffep, one of the General Editors of the Oxford Studies in African Affairs Series. View more info

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Anthropology & Theology.

By: Davies, Douglas.

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Berg, 2002. 1859735320: 2002

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2937

ISBN: 1859735320

Condition: Fine


Hardcover with illustrated boards in Fine condition. First edition, pp viii,236, bibliography index. Anthropology and Christian Theology have traditionally interpreted religion in quite different ways and have often been thought of as hostile to one another. In fact, a fundamental concern for human experience lies at the heart of both disciplines. This innovative book takes a new look at key anthropological and theological themes, and explores the intricacies of their interplay throughout history and in the present.S31. View more info

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From Followers to Leaders: The Apostles in the Ritual of Status Transformation in Acts 1-2.

By: Estrada, Nelson P.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: T&T Clark, 2004. 0826469736: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2930

ISBN: 0826469736

Condition: As New


Hardcover with cloth covered boards and gilt titles in As New condition. First edition, pp xiii, 281, appendix, bibliography, references. Nelson Estrada examines the apostles' transformation of status from followers to leaders in Acts 1-2. S31. View more info

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The Four Gospels.

By: Gill, Eric.

Price: £400.00

Publisher: Folio Society: 2007

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 003811

Condition: Near Mint


Very large hardcover 36 cm x 26 cm x 7cm bound in Nigerian goats skin leather, blocked in 24 carat gold, all edges gilt, plus second volume of essays by John Drayfus & Robert Gibbings, buckram bound protective box. Limited edition of 2750 - No.1947, pp 267, black ink illustrations. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info

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Religion and Politics in East Africa: The Period Since Independence (Eastern African Studies)

By: Hansen, Holger Bernt; Twaddle, Michael

Price: £25.00

Publisher: James Currey: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Editor

Seller ID: 004147

ISBN: 0852553846

Condition: Near Fine


Illustrated card covers in Near Fine condition. First edition, Signed and Inscribed by Editor, pp ix, 278, map of East Africa, index. View more info

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Poetical Works of Frances Ridley Havergal: The Ministry of Song, Under His Shadow, Under the Surface

By: Havergal, Frances Ridley

Price: £30.00

Publisher: J. Nisbet & Co.: 0

Seller ID: 006081

Condition: Fine


Three volumes in red cloth covered boards with gilt titles on spine with all edges gilt, previous owners inscription on fep of "The Ministry of Song" but otherwise in Fine condition, matching red cloth covered presentation box with gilt titles on lid. No date but inscription dated 1900, pp xi, 207, index; pp xi, 212; 292. View more info

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The Doric New Testament.

By: Hay, Gordon, M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Gordon M Hay: 2012

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007693

ISBN: 095735150X

Condition: Fine


Softcover in Fine condition, with pp355. The New Testament in Doric. View more info

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Dr. M'Adam Muir's Ministry and Labours in the High Church Parish 1896-1915.

By: Henderson, John.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1925

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005926

Condition: Near Fine


Hardcover in original maroon cloth covered boards with gilt titles and seal, some light shelfwear but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp 226, b&w illustrations, roll of honour. Dr. M'Adam Muir's Ministry and Labours in the High Church Parish 1896-1915. View more info

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On the Frontiers of Islam: Two Manuscripts Concerning the Sudan Under Turco-Egyptian Rule, 1822-45 (Study in African Affairs)

By: Hill, Richard.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004248

ISBN: 0198216610

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Fine condition. First edition, pp xxx, 234, fold out map to rear, notes, index. View more info

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Ancestor-Worship and Japanese Law.

By: Hozumi, Nobushige.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Books For Libraries Press, 1973.: 1973

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 1471

Condition: Near Fine


Hardback, with gilt title to spine, in Very Good+ condition. Second revised edition, pp xxx, 198, index. A look at ancestor worship, religion and politics in Japan. S23. View more info

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Trials of the Diaspora.

By: Julius, Anthony.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Oxford, 2010. 9780199297054: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2284

ISBN: 0199297053

Condition: Fine


Hardcover in Fine condition with dustwrapper in Very Good condition. First edition, pp lviii, 811, notes, index. The history of anto-semitism in England from the Middle Ages to the 21st century. POSTAGE RATES ARE BASED ON A BOOK WEIGHT UP TO 1KG. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS MAY BE REQUIRED.S30. View more info

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The Light of Asia and The Light of the World: A comparison of the legend, the doctrine, & the ethics of the Buddha with the story, the doctrine, & the ethics of Christ

By: Kellogg, S.H.

Price: £50.00

Publisher: MacMillan & Co, 1885.: 1885

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2014

Condition: Very Good


Hardback with original blue boards with rough cut pages, Very Good condition. First edition, pp xviii,390, index. A comparison of Christianity and Buddhism. SCARCE. Counter Shelf. View more info

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Ancient Church Dedications in Scotland.

By: Mackinlay, James Murray.

Price: £125.00

Publisher: David Douglas.: 1910

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 005335

Condition: Very Good


Two volumes in hardback in dark blue cloth with gilt titles on spine and gilt illustration of front cover. First edition. Some shelf wear and bumping otherwise in Very Good condition. Volume 1: With colour map of Scotland and the state of church in the reign of David I, Chapters include: The Holy Trinity, St Mary the Virgin, The Apostles, The Evangelists, The Martyrs, The Holy Rood, Turgot, St Peter at Rome, St Mark at Venice, Killean, Kintyre, St Gabriel and the Annunciation, The Cross. Bibliography pp 419 and index. Volume two: Chapters include: Celtic and Roman Church, Irish Saints, Cymri... View more info

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Politics and Religion: A Study in Scottish History from the Reformation to the Revolution. (2 Volumes Complete)

By: Mathieson, William Law.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Maclehose & Sons: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 004286

Condition: Near Fine


2 Volumes Complete. Some light shelfwear and wear to head and foot of spines, previous owners bookplate on front end paper but otherwise in Near Fine condition. First edition, pp xvi, 412,xv, 387,24, index, publishers catalogue to rear of Vol.2. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE COSTS WILL BE REQUIRED. View more info