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The Mitred Earl: An Eighteenth Century Eccentric

By: Fothergill, Brian

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 033457

ISBN: 0571095224

Condition: Good

hardback, red cloth gilt in wrapper with frontis portrait and 9 bw plates, some foxing to prelims else good in a good rubbed wrapper, Frederick Hervey was Bishop of Derry and Earl of Bristol, ownership signature to ffep 033457 View more info

The Life of Henry Hartley Fowler First Viscount Wolverhampton

By: Fowler, Edith Henrietta

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co: 1912

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046740

Condition: Fair

x 688pp hardback, red cloth gilt, frontis portrait, ex-library with usual stamps and labels, newspaper cutting of Wolverhampton interest loosely inserted with corresponding browning of leaves, small crumpled tear to bottom edge of one leaf 046740 View more info

Dean Inge

By: Fox, Adam

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1960

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036208

Condition: Good

xv 295pp hardback, illustrated, frontis portrait, very good in a wrapper with few edge chips, , bookplate and embossed stamp to ffep 036208 View more info

Tempestuous Journey: Lloyd George His Life and Times

By: Frank Owen

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049707

Condition: Good

784pp hardback, blue cloth gilt, frontispiece portrait with 41 photographic illustrations 049707 View more info

The Autobography of Benjamin Franklin

By: Franklin, Benjamin

Price: £2.50

Publisher: New York, Dover: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038092

ISBN: 0486290735

Condition: Very Good

136pp paperback, 'Dover thrift ediition, very good 038092 View more info

Father Victor Braun

By: Frodl, Ferdinand

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Watsonville, Sacred Heart Convent: 1959

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047534

Condition: Very Good

xii 129pp hardback, red cloth gilt, ownership signature to base of rear end-paper, very good 047534 View more info


By: Froude, James Anthony

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Macmillan and Co: 1895

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 025942

Condition: Good

vi 181pp hardback, English Men of Letters series, pocket edition, tan cloth spine gilt over marbled boards, ffep browned, good 025942 View more info

Merton: A Biography

By: Furlong, Monica

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, SPCK Publishing: 1995

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 040995

ISBN: 0281048711

Condition: Very Good

xxix 327pp paperback, gift inscription to half-title, very good 040995 View more info

Merton : A Biography

By: Furlong, Monica

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1985

Seller ID: 043349

ISBN: 0232516499

Condition: Good

xx 342pp paperback, pages slightly toned, good 043349 View more info

Stand Therefore! A Bishop's Testimony of Faith in the Church of our Fathers

By: Furse, Michael

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, SPCK: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045003

Condition: Good

x 198pp hardback, green cloth gilt in wrapper, frontis portrait, good in a torn wrapper with loss, the author was bishop of Pretoria and later Bishop of St Albans 045003 View more info

Faces of America : How 12 Extraordinary People Discovered Their Pasts

By: Gates, Henry Louis

Price: £9.00

Publisher: New York, New York University Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 028929

ISBN: 081473264X

Condition: Very Good

304pp hardback, purple and black boards gilt, very good in a sl scuffed wrapper 028929 View more info

Winter im Sommer - Fruhling im Herbst

By: Gauck, Joachim

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Munchen, Pantheon: 2011

Seller ID: 029223

ISBN: 3570551490

Condition: Very Good

344pp paperback, illustrated, very good 029223 View more info

John Allen Fitzgerald Gregg Archbishop

By: George Seaver

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Faith Press: 1963

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 053242

Condition: Very Good

342pp hardback, blue boards gilt in wrapper, illustrated including frontispiece portrait, Gregg was onetime Archbishop of Armagh, laminate sl lifting from wrapper else VG 053242 View more info

The Diary of a Country Priest

By: Georges Bernanos

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Fount: 1994

Seller ID: 048677

ISBN: 0006278841

Condition: Good

256pp paperback, good (Fount Classics) 048677 View more info

The Lure of the Falcon

By: Gerald Summers

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, HarperCollins: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 048448

ISBN: 0002114836

Condition: Good

224pp hardback, brown boards gilt in wrapper signed by Summers to title page with biro drawing of falcon in flight above title, blanked out signature with date to front paste-down 048448 View more info

William A. Smith of the Boys Brigade

By: Gibbon, F. P.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1900

Seller ID: 019043

Condition: Good

undated ca 1900, illustrated, wrapper torn with much loss, internally good with some spotting 173pp 019043 View more info

Joseph Priestley: Adventurer in Science and Champion of Truth

By: Gibbs, F. W.

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, Nelson: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040169

Condition: Good

xii 258pp hardback bw plates, some scattered spotting, good in a good price-clipped wrapper 040169 View more info

Memo for a Movie : A Short Life of Dietrich Bonhoeffer

By: Gill, Theodore A.

Price: £7.00

Publisher: SCM Press Ltd: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 033379

ISBN: 0334009928

Condition: Good

158pp hardback, blue cloth gilt in wrapper, ownership signature, wrapper with short closed tears 033379 View more info

Herman Leonard Pass, A Memoir

By: Gillett, Charles Scott

Price: £9.00

Publisher: London, A. R. Mowbray & Co Ltd: 1939

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 032697

Condition: Good

63pp paperback, with frontis portrait and one further portrait, ownership inscription to ffep, good and uncommon 032697 View more info

Marianne Farningham in her Welsh Home

By: Glandwr-Morgan, W.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Birmingham, Ellesmere Press: 1923

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 022665

Condition: Good

3rd edn, 1923, stapled hardbound, gilt title etc to front board, gilding faded, portrait of MF, the author was minister of Saltley Road Congregational Church, Birmingham, npp, [58] ownership stamp to front paste-down, Welsh Baptist biography nee Hearn, uncommon 022665 View more info