Category: biography


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Fifty Years at East Brent: The Letters of George Anthony Denison 1845-1896, Archdeacon of Taunton

By: Denison, Louisa Evelyn

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1902

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 037805

Condition: Poor

xviii 393pp hardback, 3q calf gilt, illustrated, front board detached and top of spine torn, internally good, binding copy 037805 View more info

Kings Bishop: The Lords Spiritual of London

By: Denny, Barbara

Price: £4.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Alderman Press: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039507

ISBN: 0946619166

Condition: Good

vi 325pp hardback, frontis portrait, red boards gilt in wrapper, bookplate to ffep, good in a good wrapper 039507 View more info

The Letters of Theophilus Lindsey (1723-1808) : Volume I: 1747-1788

By: Ditchfield, G. M.

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Woodbridge, Boydell Press: 2007

Seller ID: 018276

ISBN: 1843833441

Condition: Near Fine

569pp hardback, near fine 018276 View more info

The Diary of George Bubb Dodington, Baron of Melcome Regis from March 8, 1749 to February 6, 1761 with an Appendix Containing Some Curious and Interesting Papers

By: Dodington, George Bubb (Wyndham, Henry Penruddocke ed.)

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, G. Wilkie and J. Robinson: 1809

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 031887

Condition: Fair

xvi 472pp 4pp publisher's list at front , ffep with extensive pencil ms annotation, in pale blue boards with paper label, joints cracked and label rubbed 031887 View more info

The Twelve Little Cakes

By: Dominika Dery

Price: £3.50

Publisher: New York, Riverhead Trade: 2005

Seller ID: 051668

ISBN: 1594481393

Condition: Good

384pp paperback, spine creased, good 051668 View more info

Samuel Sebastian Wesley

By: Donald Hunt

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Bridgend, Seren: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 050266

ISBN: 1854110365

Condition: Good

132pp hardback, green boards gilt in wrapper, ex-diocesan library with usual stamps and labels 050266 View more info

Such a Candle: Story of Hugh Latimer

By: Douglas C. Wood

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Welwyn, Evangelical Press: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045037

ISBN: 0852341342

Condition: Good

192pp paperback, retailer's label inside front cover good 045037 View more info

Jacopo Sadoleto 1477-1547 Humanist and Reformer

By: Douglas, Richard M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Harvard: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046251

Condition: Fair

xvi 307pp hardback, burgundy cloth gilt in tape-secured wrapper, frontis portrait with one additional plate, ex-library with usual stamps and labels 046251 View more info

Beyond the Darkness: A Biography of Bede Griffiths

By: Du Boulay, Shirley

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 025312

ISBN: 0385489463

Condition: Very Good

308pp hardback, very good in a very good wrapper, inscribed by the author on half-title to the theologian Donald Allchin 025312 View more info

Patrick Bronte: Father of Genius

By: Dudley Green

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Stroud, Nonsuch: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 052942

ISBN: 1845886259

Condition: Good

384pp hardback, black boards gilt in wrapper, illustrated with bw plates, good few dents in wrapper over front gutter 052942 View more info

The Diary of Philipp von Neumann 1819 to 1850

By: E. Beresford Chancellor

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Philip Allan & Co Ltd: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 048194

Condition: Good

2 vols set, hardback, burgundy cloth gilt, tissue-guarded frontispieces and further bw plates, xxxii 298pp ; 355pp, few marks to rear board of vol II some light scattered spotting and minor soft pencil marginalia, else a good clean set and not ex-lib 048194 View more info

The Gatekeeper: A Memoir

By: Eagleton, Terry

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038600

ISBN: 0713995904

Condition: Good

vii 177pp hardback in wrapper, s,all indent mark to wrapper and front boards good in a good wrapper 038600 View more info

Chains to Be Broken: A Personal Reflection on Northern Ireland and Its People

By: Eames, Robin

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 030688

ISBN: 0297811509

Condition: Very Good

224pp hardback, black boards gilt in wrapper, illustrated, ownership inscription to half-title, very good in a very good wrapper, biography of the well-regarded Anglican (Church of Ireland) Primate of All Ireland, onetime tipped to become Archbishop of Canterbury 030688 View more info

Archbishop Green : His Life and Opinions

By: Edwards, Anthony J.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: Llandysul, Gomer: 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 025055

ISBN: 0863832547

Condition: Very Good

109pp hadback, very good in a very good wrapper, signed by the author to title page, biography of the influential Welsh Archbishop in the inter-war years 025055 View more info

Ian Ramsey, Bishop of Durham; a Memoir

By: Edwards, David Lawrence

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 027543

ISBN: 0192131117

Condition: Good

101pp hardback, purple boards gilt, frontis. portrait, ex-parish library with bookplate and cancel stamp, else very good 027543 View more info

The Valley

By: Elizabeth Clarke

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049223

ISBN: 0571091407

Condition: Good

172pp hardback, green cloth gilt, vignette to title page, ownership label to ffep, good in a good wrapper 049223 View more info


By: Elliott Binns, Michael

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Mendip Publishing/Castle Cary Press: 1993

Seller ID: 14351

ISBN: 0905903374

Condition: Very Good

121pp paperback, frontis portrait of the author, very good, biography 14351 View more info

Godfrey Rolles Driver 1892-1975

By: Emerton, J. A.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: London, British Academy: 1977

Seller ID: 13825

Condition: Fair

pp 345-362, offprint, water damaged, text legible and unmarked 13825 View more info

The House of My Friends: Memories and Reflections

By: Eric James

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Continuum: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043373

ISBN: 0826470629

Condition: Very Good

viii 211pp hardback, burgundy boards gilt in wrapper, very good in a very good wrapper 043373 View more info

An Interrupted Life: Diaries and Letters of Etty Hillesum, 1941-43

By: Etty Hillesum

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Persephone Books: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 052892

ISBN: 095347805X

Condition: Very Good

430pp paperback, pencil date to half-tile, very good 052892 View more info