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The Holy Bible

By: N/A

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 000068


King James Version of the Old and New Testaments. Corners bumped, front hinge loose, inscription inside front cover includes date 1947. Undated edition. View more info

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The Book of Common Prayer

By: N/A

Price: £60.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press: 1852

Seller ID: 000384


THE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER and Administration of the Sacraments, and other Rites and Ceremonies of The Church, according to the use of the United Church of England and Ireland; together with the Proper Lessons for Sundays and other Holy Days and a new version of The Psalms of David. Bound in the original purple velvet boards with brass edges, clasp and shield engraved with the title "Church Services". All edges are gilt, endpapers are ivory silk. One page loose, s... View more info

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The Apocrypha - Translated Out of the Original Tongues: And With the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, By His Majesty's Special Command

By: N/A

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, Cambridge University Press/Society For Promoting Christian Knowledge:

Seller ID: 003199


Undated edition. Blind stamped to front board and with gilt lettering. Page edges tinted red. Slight bumping to top and bottom of spine and darkened panel to title page, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. View more info

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The Four Gospels, King James Version

By: N/A

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London, The Daily Telegraph/Creative Publishing:

Seller ID: 003798


224pp. Navy cover with yellow lettering to front, spine and back. Minor edgwear and slight reading crease to spine, otherwise near fine pocket-sized volume with no marks or inscriptions. View more info

The Book of Common Prayer, Together with the Psalter or Psalms of David: Hymns Ancient & Modern

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Oxford, Henry Frowde at the University Press:

Seller ID: 004457


Undated volume, ca 1885 - the moveable feasts start at 1885. All edges gilt/red. Gilt lettering and border to front board, gilt lettering and raised bands to spine. Black endpapers with gilt design round edges. All pages framed. Tiny nick at top of spine and former owner's name neatly inscribed to front endpaper, otherwise very good copy. View more info

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The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press:

Seller ID: 004545


Undated edition, later than 1968. Includes rites and ceremonies fo the Church according to the use of the Church of England, together with the Psalter or Psalms of David. Blind stamped border to boards, all edges tinted red, gilt lettering to spine. Some bumping to corners, right hinge cracked, slight crease to spine and council stamp to front endpaper, otherwise very good copy. View more info

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Beatitudes - Inspirational Library

By: N/A

Price: £7.50

Publisher: New York, Delair Publishing Company Inc: 1981

Edition: Presumed First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 006350


Text of The Beatitudes, Matthew 5, 3-12, reprinted from the King James Version. Unpageinated. 14 pages, each decorated with gilt initials and a floral border, printed on quality paper. Decorated title page, cover has gilt lettering and pasted title label, gilt lettering to spine. Tiny lean to spine, otherwise near fine book with no marks or inscriptions. View more info

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The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated Out of the Original Tongues; and with the Former Translations Diligently Compared and Revised, By His Majesty's Special Command

By: N/A

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, The British and Foreign Bible Socity: 1897

Seller ID: 007121


Commemorative edition. Gilt decoration to front board reads: "In Commemoration of Sixty Years Reign V.R. 1837 - 1897". All edges gilt, rounded corners, Gilt lettering to spine. Black endpapers. Rubbing to spine, edges and corners and child's inscription in pencil to endpaper, otherwise good tight copy with historical interest. View more info

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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, the Revised Version

By: N/A

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Cambridge at the University Press: 1934

Seller ID: 007477


Printed for the Universities of Cambridge and Oxford. 496pp. Gilt lettering to spine, all edges tinted, navy ribbon page marker. Boards slightly bowed and slightly darkened panel to rear endpaper. From the collection of Whitby-born writer Storm Jameson, with the inscription in her handwriting to front endpaper: 'Storm Jameson. Given to me by A R Orage, 16 July 1934'. Refers to the British intellectual, Alfred Richard Orage, also born in Yorkshire. The date is a few month... View more info

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The Book of Common Prayer And the Administration of the Sacraments

By: N/A

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Cumberlege: Oxford University Press:

Seller ID: 007935


Undated copy, possiby circa 1947 from feast dates. 696pp. Bound in green leather with gilt cross to front and back boards, gilt lettering to spine and all edges gilt. One page mis-trimmed at base and tiny amount of darkening to edges of endpapers, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. View more info

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The New English Bible - the New Testament

By: N/A

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press / Cambridge University Press: 1970

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 008009


Popular edition, including full notes. 445pp. Gilt lettering to spine. Gift inscription to front endpaper, otherwise very good copy. Dustwrapper is price-clipped, with some wear to edges and corners and three very small nicks to edges, otherwise good. View more info

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The New English Bible - New Testament (Popular Edition)

By: N/A

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press / Cambridge University Press: 1961

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 008266


432pp. Gilt lettering to spine. Slight sunning to edges, minimal creasing to edges and 'Christmas 1961' inscribed to front endpaper, otherwise very good copy. Unclipped DJ has some edgewear, with a few small nicks to front panel and corners, and slightly darkened spine, otherwise good. View more info

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The Philosophy Book

By: N/A

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Dorling Kindersley: 2011

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 008407


Guide to the history of philosophy, presented with a modern visual approach. 352pp with index, illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Slightly bumperd to lower corners, otherwise near fine unread volume. Unclipped DJ also bumped to lower corners, otherwise near fine. HEAVY BOOK, additional postage will be requested for 1st class or overseas shipping. View more info

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Srimad Bhagavatam - Third Canto - Part Two - 'The Status Quo'

By: A C Bhaktivedanta Swami Prabhupada

Price: £12.50

Publisher: India, Bhaktivedanta Book Trust: 1973

Edition: Presumed First Edition.

Seller ID: 004454


One of a 30-volume set. Third Canto, Part Two, Chapters 9-16, with the origial Sanskrit text, its Roman transliteration, synonyms, translation and elaborate purports. 441pp with index, illustrated with 7 colour plates and a colour photograph of the author and decorated endpapers. Navy ribbon marker. Minimal shelfwear, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. Edition/printing not stated. No DJ. View more info

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The King of Love - New Testament Stories

By: A Leigh

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Society For Promoting Christian Knowledge:

Edition: Presumed First Edition

Seller ID: 007418


Bible stories for children. 28pp illustrated throughout with colour plates and black and white drawings. Blue lettering to front board and spine. Colour drawing pasted to front board. Some bumping and rubbing to spine and corners, marking to boards and inscription to front endpaper, otherwise good copy. View more info

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God's Funeral

By: A N Wilson

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Abacus: 2000

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005877


Account of the decline of religious certainty in the 19th Century, with its origins in the 18th Century sceptics. 528pp with index, illustrated with 16 pages of black and white photographs. Falls open at centre hinge with corresponding reading to crease to spine, but binding appears secure. Top eddges sunned, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. View more info

Greek Testament Text with Critical Apparatus

By: AiAOHKH

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, British & Foreign Bible Society: 1937

Seller ID: 004467


668pp plus. Gilt lettering to front board and spine. All edges gilt, corners rounded, endpapers black. Ribbon marker. Boards bowed, some turned corner and former owner's name to front endpaper, otherwise, very good copy. View more info

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Adventures, Outlaws and Past Events - Icelandic Folktales III

By: Alan Boucher (Translator)

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Reykjavik, Iceland, Iceland Review Library: 1977

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006915


Volume 3 of Icelandic folk-tales collected by Jon Arnason and Magnus Grimsson in the 19th century. 96pp with notes to rear. Slight lean to spine and minor wear to edges and corners, otherwise very good copy with no inscriptions. View more info

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The Rise of Islam (The Marshall Cavendish Learning System: History)

By: Alan Bullock (Intro), Hermann Bondi, W Gordon East, David Piper, Bernard Williams

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Marshall Cavendish Books: 1969

Edition: FirstThus

Seller ID: 004965


64pp with index, illustrated throughout in colour and black and white. Coloured endpapers. Slight lean to spine and minor marking to boards, otherwise near fine copy with no inscriptions. View more info

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The Perennial Philosophy

By: Aldous Huxley

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Fontana Books: 1959

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: 004275


Collection of passages from religious writers of all denominations, which attempts to present the Highest Common Factor of all theologies of East and West, with a connecting commentary. 319pp with index. Some scratching and rubbing to cover, creasing to spine, edges browned and some small nicks to fore edges, otherwise good copy with no inscriptions. View more info