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15371. Allen, Stuart: The Early and Pastoral Epistles of Paul.

London: The Berean Publishing Trust, 1977. First edition. 357 pp. 21.5 x 14 cm. Thesalonians, Corinthians, Timothy and Titus. Pictorial glazed card covers. Crease to corner of rear cover, o/w very good. 18.00


15955. Anderson, Sir Robert: Pseudo-Criticism or The Higher Criticism and its Counterfeit.

London: James Nesbit and Co, 1904. xiii+165 pp. 20 x 13.5 cm. Gold-blocked red boards, no dw. Spine a little sunfaded, some pages roughly cut open, James McCall's signature on front pastedown, ffep gone, some foxing. A fair copy only. 15.00


4558. Anon: Our Father; or The Lord's Prayer Expanded in the Words of Holy Scripture.

London: Elliot Stock, 1886. Being a short series of Morning and Evening Prayers, adapted from the Bible, for every day in the week for private and family use. Compiled by a mother for the use of her sons." viii+119pp. Introduction by Rev. A.M.W. Christopher. 24.5 x 15.5 cm. Brown boards with black decoarive elemnts and gilt title. 10.00


6541. Bannister, J.T.: A Survey of the Holy Land: its Geography, History, and Destiny.

Bath: Binns and Goodwin Nineteenth Thousand n.d. c.1860. Designed to elucidate the imagery of Scripture, and demonstrate the fulfillment of prophecy. xiv+575pp. illustrated with tinted frontispiece and other engravings, folding maps of Canaan, and Judea. Red boards, blindstamped, gilt roundel of Ivdea Capta. a.e.g. Spine professionally repaired, some wear but generally a good copy. 18.00


4561. Barnes, Albert: Notes, Critical, Explanatory, and Practical, on the Book of Psalms Vol 1.

London, Gall & Inglis n.d. c.1868. xlix+404pp, deals with psalms i-xli, in original, albeit dampstained, damaged dark red boards, dampstaining not affecting spine, internally very good. Makes a scrambled set with ref 4561. 10.00


17777. Beeton: Beeton's Shilling Bible Dictionary A Cyclopaedia of The Truths and Narratives of the Holy

Ward Lock & Bowden, Limited, c1894. Beeton's National Reference Books. ...with correct pronounciation of the leading names and words and their original meaning. 512 Columns. (6) + 252 + (3) pp. 18 x 11.5 cm. Black-blocked brown boards, showing some wear, otherwise good. Six pages of wonderfully-period advertisements. 12.00


15954. Birks, Rev. T. R.: The Pentateuch and its Anatomists or, The Unity and Authenticity of the Books of Moses Vindicated and Confirmed in Reply to Modern Criticisms.

London: Hatchards, 1869. vi+320 pp. 20 x 13.5 cm. Gold- and black-blocked brown boards. Boards a little stained, but otherwise very good for its age. 25.00


18351. Blunt, Rev. J. J.: Undesigned Coincidences in the writings both of The Old and New Testanment, an argument of their veracity:

London: John Murray sixth edition 1859. with an appendix, containing undesigned coincidences between the Gospels and Acts, and Josephus. vii + 365 pp. 19 x 13 cm. In a modern plain blue boards binding. The top corner has been removed from the front free endpaper, otherwise in good condition. 45.00


11378. Boice, James Montgomery: Romans Volume 4 The New Humanity Romans 12-16.

Grand Rapids Michigan: Baker Books 1995. xii+ pp. 1483-1990. hardback, no dustwrapper, in very good condition, almost as new. 16.00


18482. Bullinger, Ethelbert W.: A Critical Lexicon and Concordance to the English, and Greek New Testament together with an Index of Greek Words and Several Appendices.

London: Samuel Bagster & Sons, 1957. Eighth edition. 999 + xxxii pp. 24 x 15 cm. Gold-blocked black boards. No dustwrapper. Ffep has been removed. The inner boards are stained where the dw has once been selloptaped to the boards. Please note that the unpacked weight is 2.4 kg. and that overseas shipping will require extra postage. This exceeds Canada's 2 kg limit for printed papers. 12.50


15381. Burns, Paul and Cumming, John. editors: The Bible Now Its nature, meaning and use today.

Dublin: Gill and Macmillan, 1981. First edition. 208 pp. 21.5 x 13.5 cm. Essays by sixteen distinguished theologians. Pictorial glazed card covers, in very good condition. 10.00


15382. C. H. M. (Charles Henry Mackintosh): Notes on the Book of Leviticus.

Kilmarnock: John Ritchie, Ltd, c1860. xvii + 381 pp. 17 x 11 cm. Distinguished Baptist scholar. Gold-blocked green boards, in very good condition. 15.00


8482. Carter, George: Classical and Scriptural Atlas

London: Relfe Brothers, Ltd., c1905. Fourth edition. i + 16 + 2 pp. 24.5 x 18.5 cm. The final two pages is the publisher's catalogue, continued on the back pastedown. Black-blocked brown cloth. Contents very clean. Damp stain to front board. 10.00


15369. Chambers, Laurence T.: Tabernacle Studies.

Kilmarnock: John Ritchie Limited, c1960. 137 pp. 19.5 x 14 cm. Eleven illustrations. Gold-blocked blue boards, in worn dw. 10.00


12454. Clarke, Samuel: A Paraphrase on the Four Evangelists; wherein, for the clearer understanding of the sacred history, the whole text and paraphrase are printed, one under the other; with critical notes on the more difficult passages, neccessary for all families.

Dublin: Printed by William Folds 1830. Volume 1 only of two volumes. 16+373 pp. in a full polished calf binding, five panelled spine with raised bands gilt and blind stamped decoration, original spine labels, gilt decoration on board edges, marbled foreedges, internally very clean and fresh, a lovely copy though alas only of one vol. This covers the Gospels of Matthew and Mark. This Dublin edition was printed for the use of the Schools established on the estate of Walter M'G. Bond Esq. The McGeough Bond family owned Drumsill and the Argory Co, Armagh. School refers not to the Day School but the Sunday School on the estate, the building of which is still there. 65.00


15586. Collier, Rev Joseph A.: The Blade and The Ear, and The Young Men of The Bible.

Edinburgh: W. P. Nimmo, Hay, & Mitchell, 1892. Two books bound together. 19 x 12.5 cm. The Blade and The Ear: A Book for Young Men. 224pp. Frontispiece. Nine chapters and seven letters, including 'Choosing a Wife' and 'The Blessings of Poverty, Etc'. And The Young Men of The Bible: A Series of Papers Biographical and Suggestive. 228 pp. Frontispiece. Eleven Biographies from the Bible. This is followed by a sixteen-page Publisher's Catalogue for 1892. Very attracrive front board and spine blocked in several colours, and spine title on gilt panel. No dw. Slight wear to boards. "The Lodge, Cliftonville, Belfast" award to Miss N Miskimmon, 1892. In good condition. 10.00


15438. Conder, Claude Reignier: Judas Maccabaeus and the Jewish War of Independence.

London and Belfast: Marcus Ward & Co. 1879. 218 + vi pp. 18 x 13 cm. Map. Appendix. Index. Publisher's Catalogue. Terracotta-blocked patterned black boards. No dw. In good condition. 15.00


7246. Costley-White, H.: Abraham of Ur.

London: Rich & Cowan first edition 1938. x+220 pp. map. Bookplate to ffep otherwise very good in a dusty dustwrapper. Biblical biographies series no 3. This picture of the Patriarch is based on recent archaeological excavations at Ur, and is still useful. 10.00


5435. Davidson, B: The Analytical Hebrew and Chaldee Lexicon.

London: Samuel Bagster no date 1st ed 1885? 24 by 18 cms. 784 pp, Consisting of an alphabetical arrangement of every word and inflexion contained in the old Testament Scriptures, precisely as they occur in the sacred text, with a grammatical analysis of each word, and lexicographical illustration of the meanings. A complete series of Hebrew and Chaldee paradigms, with grammatical remarks and explanations. Good, with spine professionally restored. Probably the first edition? A heavy item which will require extra postage. 45.00


15733. De Haan, M.R.: Revelation 35 Simple Studies in the Major Themes in Revelation.

Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan Publishing House, 1967. 15th printing. 308 pp. 20 x 13.5 cm. Gold-blocked brown boards, in a relaid dustwrapper, and new endpapers. In good condition. 10.00


15378. De Haan, Richard W.: The World on Trial Studies in Romans.

Grand Rapids, Michigan: Zondervan, 1970. First edition. 192 pp. 20.5 x 13.5 cm. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. small crease to rear cover, o/w in good condition. 10.00


15098. Dennett, Edward: The Three Marys As Presented in the Gospels.

London: G. Morrish, c1930. 16.5 by 10.5 cms. 128 pp. Red boards with a black embossed design and gilt title. Inscription dated 1932 on the ffep. Of Brethren interest. Slight wear to boards, and marks to endpapers, o/w good. 15.00


18348. Dennett, Edward: Typical Teachings of Exodus: Being A Simple Exposition.

London: A.S.Rouse, 1899. Fifth edition. viii + 398 pp. 18.5 x 13 cm. Gold- and black-blocked decorated brown boards. Slight wear to spine extremities, and ffep removed, otherwise in good condition. 10.00


3697. Disney, Rev. Brabazon: A Companion to the Psalms of David.

Dublin, Ann Watson second edition 1820. 17.5 by 11 cms. vi+448 pp. contemporary full calf, wear to top and bottom of spine.Disney was Vicar of Syddan in the Diocese of Meath 35.00


5121. Driver, S.R.: An Introduction to the Literature of the Old Testament.

Edinburgh: T.& T. Clark ninth ed rev. May 1920. xxxix+xi+577 pp. in very good condition. One of the International Theological Library Series. 10.00


15374. Duncan, George B.: Sustained by Joy Studies in Philippians.

London: Pickering & Inglis, 1980. 123 pp. 22 x 14 cm. Pictorial card covers. In vg condition. 10.00


15372. Dunkerley, Roderic: The Unwritten Gospel Ana and Agrapha of Jesus.

London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1925. First edition. 207 pp. 21.5 x 14 cm. Life of Jesus. Matt card covers. Previous owner's neatly written on half-title, o/w very good. 14.00


13267. Eadie, John: A Biblical Cyclopaedia; or, Dictionary of Eastern Antiquities, Geography, Natural History, Sacred Annals and Biography, Theology, and Biblical Literature, illustrative of The Old and New Testaments.

London: The Religious Tract Society, 1888. Twenty-Fifth edition. viii + 690 pp. 21 x 14 cm. Revised maps, with coloured boundaries, and numerous illustrations "drawn from the most authenic sources". Faux-leather and cloth binding. Inner gutters neatly strengthened with tape. The unpacked weight is 1,250 grams. 15.00


15104. Ellis, Ralph: Jesus Last of the Pharaohs The true history of religion revealed.

Dorset: Edfu Books, 1999. Second edition. xv+318 pp. 24 x 15.5 cm. Twenty-nine Figures, and 43 Plates, mostly in colour, with an insert signed by the author. Gold-blocked black boards, in a very good dustwrapper. In very good condition, almost as new, 10.00


6543. Finlay, FD: Abstract of the History of the Bible, in Question and Answer.

Belfast: Printed and sold by F.D. Finlay, 1 Corn-Market, 1821. 17.5 by 11 cms. 36+4 pp. A Belfast printed pamphlet, recased professionally in new burgundy boards. This is a catechism type publication almost certainly Presbyterian. Bound at the end is a four page pamphlet published by Kelso in Joy's entry which is a comment on O'Connell's remarks about hereditary bondsmen, and an appeal to study the Bible and stand up for rights, again Presbyterian but interestingly with an Irish language quotation. Interesting snapshots of local history. 95.00


13118. Geikie, Cunningham: Hours with the Bible or, The Scriptures in the light of Modern Discovery and Knowledge. From Samson to Solomon.

London: S.W. Partridge & Co., 1881. Volume 3 only. xv+493 pp. 19.5 x 13.5 cm. Sixteen illustrations, one "From a Photograph by Lieut. Kitchener, R.E.". Decorative head and tailpieces to chapters, and brown bevelled boards with blind blackstamped decoration and gilt titling. Some wear to top and bottom of spine, and slight edge-rubbing, but overall good. Partly un-opened. Geikie, 1823-1898, was born in Edinburgh, son of a Congregationalist Minister. He ministered in Canada and England, in later life as C.of E. 20.00


18357. Gesenius, H.W.F.: Gesenius' Hebrew-Chaldee Lexicon to the Old Testament Scriptures.

Grand Rapids, Michigan: Baker Book House, 1979. "A Dictionary Numerically Coded to Strong's Exhaustive Concordance with an Exhaustive English Index". Translated by Samuel Prideaux Tregelles. xv + 919 pp. 23.5 x 17.5cm. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. Unpackaged weight 2,200g. 20.00


13148. Goode, Rev. William: Essays on all the Scriptural Names and Titles of Christ; or the economy of the Gospel Dispensation as exhibited in the person, character and offices of the Redeemer.

London: Printed for L.B. Seeley and J. Hatchard 1822. Two volumes only out of six. Vol. IV 370 pp. Vol. V. 396 pp. in contempory polished calf, six panelled spine gilt lining and blindstamping, new spine labels, internally clean, tight and bright. The front pastedowns have a printed label pasted in for William Wingfield Newcombe. 45.00


15106. Gooding, D.N.: Bible Study and Discussion Papers. Studies in Luke's Gospel.

Dublin: Biblical Studies Institute, 1973. 174pp. 29.5 by 20.5 cms. Each essay separately paginated. Card covers, stapled. Covers a little dusty and worn, otherwise good. 15.00


15377. Grayston, Kenneth: The Epistles to the Galatians and to the Philippians.

London: The Epworth Press, 1957. First edition. 116 pp. 19 x 13 cm. Gold-blocked purple boards, in slightly worn dw., o/w in very good condition. 14.50


15373. Guy: New Testament Prophecy.

London: The Epworth Press, 1947. First edition. xiv + 186 pp. 22 x 14 cm. Gold-blocked black boards, in chipped dw. 10.00


13266. Habershon, Ada R: The Study of the Parables.

Grand Rapids: Kregel Publications, 1975. Fifth Printing. xxv + 366 pp. 22 x 14.4 cm. Preface by Sir Robert Anderson. Vg, in sunned dw. 10.00


4388. Haldane, Robert: A Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans.

London: The Banner of Truth Trust, reprint 1963. vi+660 pp, foreword by Dr. Martyn Lloyd-Jones. very good in dustwrapper. One of the classic studies, first published in Geneva in 1816. 16.50


18346. J.N.D. (Darby, J.N.): Meditations on the Acts of The Apostles.

London: G. Morrish, c1890. Translated from the Italian. Volume 1. 112 pp. 16.5 x 11 cm. Black- and gold-blocked decorated brown bevelled boards. Small ink price on title page, and ffep removed, otherwise in good condition. 10.00


18345. J.N.D. (Darby, J.N.): Notes on the Episle to the Galations.

London: G. Morrish, c1890. 112 pp. 16.5 x 11 cm. Gold-blocked and blind-stamped red boards. Previous owner's name on front pastedown, small tippexed price on title page, and ffep removed, otherwise in good condition. 10.00


2302. James Taylor: One Hundred Precious Promises and Meditations.

Edinburgh: James Taylor, 1870 iii + 196 pp. 19 x 12.5 cm. Stamped card covers with gold-blocked front cover. Several small splits along hinges. Five-cm tear to one page, but no loss of text. 12.00


13133. Jamieson, John: The Use of Sacred History; especially as illustrating and confirming the great doctrines of Revelation to which are prefixed two dissertations.

Edinburgh: A.Neill and Co 1802. Volume 1 only out of two vols. viii+464 pp. professionally rebound in cloth with new endpapers, gilt spine titling and lining and a new black and gilt spine label. In very good condition. The two dissertations are, first on the authenticity of the history contained in the Pentateuch, and in the book of Josua; the second proving that the books ascribed to Moses were actually written by him, and that he wrote them by divine inspiration. Jamieson, 1759-1838 was a Scottish Minister, lexicographer, philologist and antiquary. He was best known for his magisterial Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language. 45.00


18350. Kelly, William: An Exposition of the Book of Isaiah with a New Version.

Illinois: Bible Truth Publishers, 1975. xx + 119 pp. 19.5 x 13 cm. Gold-blocked blue boards, in very good condition. No dustwrapper. Index of Texts. Index of Subjects. 15.00


15360. Kelly, William: Lectures Introductory to the Study of the Acts, the Catholic Epistles, and the Revelation.

Sunbury, Pennsylvania: Believers Bookshelf, 1970. Centenary Reprint. xx + 580 pp. 19 x 13 cm. Lectures given in London in 1869 by one of the great nineteenth-century biblical scholars. Gold-blocked red boards, in good dw. Two tiny tears to top of dw, o/w as new. 15.00


15361. Kelly, William: Lectures Introductory to the Study of the Epistles of Paul, the Apostle.

Sunbury, Pennsylvania: Believers Bookshelf, 1970. Centenary Reprint. xx + 551 pp. 19 x 13 cm. Lectures given in London in 1868 by one of the great nineteenth-century biblical scholars. Gold-blocked red boards, in good dw. Slight wear to top of dw, o/w as new. 15.00


15359. Kelly, William: Lectures Introductory to the Study of the Pentateuch.

Sunbury, Pennsylvania: Believers Bookshelf, 1970. Centenary Reprint. lxxvi + 524 pp. 19 x 13 cm. Lectures given in London in 1870 by one of the great nineteenth-century biblical scholars. Gold-blocked red boards, in very good dw. Almost as new. 10.00


13911. Kelly, William: Lectures on the Book of Revelation.

London: G. Morrish, c1871. New edition. lxiv+502 pp. hardback, some fading to boards, showing a little wear otherwise good. 20.00


18349. Kelly, William: The Offerings of Leviticus An Exposition of Leviticus 1-VII.

London: T. Weston, 1899. xx + 119 pp. 18.5 x 12 cm. Gold-blocked red boards. Slight rubbing to spine extremities and ffep removed, otherwise in good condition. 10.00


11300. Kendall, R. T: A Man After God's Own Heart God's Relationship with David and with You.

Ross-Shire: Christian Focus Publications 2001. 507 pp. hardback, apart from some shelf wear to rear board in good condition. 12.00


17126. Khalidi, Tarif: The Muslim Jesus Sayings and Stories in Islamic Literature.

Harvard University Press, 2001. 245 pp. 22 x 14 cm. Pictorial semi-matt card covers. In very good condition. 10.00


11298. Lawson, George: The Life of Joseph.

Edinburgh: The Banner of Truth Trust reprinted 1988. xv+556 pp. hardback in very good condition. First published in 1807. 15.00


14461. Leconte, The Reverend Canon Rene: In the Steps of Jesus.

New York: Hastings House, and London: Constable and Company Limited, 1953. 175 pp. 28.5 x 22.5 cm. Sixty gravure photographs and eight colour plates. Photographs by Frederique Duran. Translation by Margaret Case. Introduction by Cardinal Lienart. Gold-blocked blue boards in worn price-clipped dw. Very slight foxing, and three discreet tape repairs to dw, o/w good. 15.00


15107. Lee, Robert: The Outlined Bible.

London: Pickering & Inglis, c1950. Seventh impression. A Guide to each book of the Bible at a glance. 21.5 by 28 cms. 66pp. Illustrated. Card covers. Sellotaped spine. A fair copy. 10.00


18627. Livingston, Stanley: The Hidden Truth or 'The Judas Factor'.

Market Drayton: Gnostic Publications Limited, 1995. Special Hand Bound Limited Edition No. 16 / 100. xx + 425pp. 30 x 21 cm. 18 maps and charts. 38 illustrations. Notes. Bibliography. Indices. References. Gold-blocked black boards. Author signature on preliminary page. 20.00


15376. Loosley, Ernest G.: The Challenge from the Mount.

London: The Epworth Press, 1964. First edition. 78 pp. 19 x 13 cm. Gold-blocked green boards, in very slightly chipped dw., o/w in very good condition. 14.50


18340. Mackintosh,C.H.: Short Papers on Christian Subjects.

USA: Believers Bookshelf, 1975. In two volumes. Volume 1, viii + 375 pp. Volume 2, ix + 303 pp. 21 x 14 cm. Gold-blocked grey boards, in very good condition, in good dustwrappers. Two tiny dustwrapper chips have been very carefully repaired with peelable tape. Reprinted from "Things Old and New." 42.00


1776. MacRory, Most Rev. Joseph: The Epistles of St. Paul to the Corinthians with Introductions and Commentary.

Dublin: M. H. Gill & Son, Ltd., 1917. Second edition. xxvi +168pp. 24 x 15.5 cm. Magisterial commentary by the future Cardinal. Gold-blocked ruled and textured dark-brown boards. No dw. Front board is gold-blocked with the arms of St Patrick's College, Maynooth. An otherwise-blank preliminary carries the name PJ MacAtamney. 20.00


1626. Matthiae, Paolo: Ebla: An Empire Rediscovered.

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1980. First English edition. 237pp. 24 x 16 cm. 110 plates, plus 48 tables, drawings, and diagrams in text. Ebla in northern Syria was discovered in 1964, and its archive unearthed in 1974, opening up new material for the study of the ancient near east. Silver-blocked blue boards. The book is a very clean, tight copy, in a very worn dw. 10.00


15368. Meyer, F.B.: Gospel of John The Life and Light of Men Love to the Uttermost.

London: Marshall, Morgan & Scott, 1960. 384 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. An exposition of St John's Gospel. Blue-blocked faded blue boards. Neat dedication on ffep, and occasional foxing. 12.00


15366. Mitton, C. Leslie: The Epistle of James.

London: Marshall, Morgan & Scott, 1966. First edition. 255 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. Gold-blocked green boards, in worn dw. Previous owner's signature neatly written on ffep, o/w in good condition. 10.00


13269. Morgan, G Campbell: The Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Romans.

London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1909. One volume from The Analysed Bible. xi + 244 pp. 20 x 14 cm. Folding table. Some previous owner has attempted to hold the extra-ordinarily fragile paper covers together with some sort of clear film. Pencil underlining and marginalia. 15.00


15584. Newell, WR: Hebrews Verse by Verse.

Chicago: Moody Press, 1947. First Edition. v + 494 pp. 19.5 x 13 cm. Useful Appendices. Gold-blocked green boards, in repaired dw. In good condition. 13.50


18341. Newton, Benjamin Wills: Classified List and General Index of The Works of the late Benjamin Wills Newton.

Aylesbury: Hunt, Barnard & Co., (1910). 61 pp. 19 x 12.5 cm. Gold-blocked blue boards, The ffep is missing, otherwise in very good condition. This is very scarce. Copac lists only one copy, in the British Library. 75.00


18342. Newton, Benjamin Wills: European Prospects (A.D.1863.)

Worthing: E.J. Burnett, 1924. 53 + (1) pp. 18 x 12 cm. Gold-blocked maroon boards. An old price in ink on the title page. At some point there has been extensive light underlining. This is removed but leaves very faint traces, otherwise in very good condition. First appearing as an article in Occasional Papers in 1863, it was printed as a tract in 1910, and again in 1924. Copac lists only 2 copies in the British Library and 2 in Manchester University Library. Three of these are the earlier 1910 edition, and only one is this 1924 printing. We therefore consider this to be a very scarce item. 45.00


18354. Newton, Benjamin Wills: The Doctrine of Scripture respecting Baptism briefly considered.

London: Lucas Collins, 1907. Second edition. 19 x 13 cm. 150 + (1) pp. Gold-blocked bevelled green boards. Neat signature on ffep, o/w in very good condition. 15.00


15386. Newton, Rev. Richard: The King's Highway, or Illustrations of the Ten Commandments.

London: Gall and Inglis, 1890. 192 pp. 18.5 x 12 cm. Four engravings in text, and hymns. Decorative boards. No dw. Prize bookplate, awarded to Grace Johnston at Frankfort Street Bible Class for Girls, 1895. Dusty, and slight wear to extremeties of spine, but still an attractive book. 12.00


4385. Oesterley, W.O.E: The Psalms

London : S.P.C.K. 1955 reprint. 599 pp. with text critical and exegetical notes. An important study. Good in d.w. corners bumped. 15.00


12328. Parley, Peter ( pseud. for Goodrich, Samuel Grisewold ): Peter Parley's Tales about The Bible to which is added, the Story of Joseph and his Brethren.

London: Printed for T. Allman 42 Holborn Hill. n.d. c.1845 12.5 by 10.5 cms. 184 pp. frontispiece and vignette on the title page. Inscription on ffep,"Eliza Ellis Bird Xmas 1845". Brown boards with new spine professionally laid with new black and gilt spine label. Minor age wear otherwise in good condition. 32 chapters on Biblical history aimed at children. We have been unable to turn up any copies of this specific title on Copac. Goodrich was an American author and politician. The Peter Parley stories ran from 1827-57 covering some 170 vols. of which all but a few were written by him. 95.00


15109. Patterson, Tom: The Gospel According to Mark Meditation and Communion.

Belfast (?): c1970's. 115 pp. card covers, stapled, spine backstrip missing, a little wear to front cover, internally tight and clean. 10.00


4481. Peel, Malcolm Lee: The Epistle to Rheginos A Valentinian Letter on the Resurrection.

London, SCM Press 1969. xv+ 208 pp, very good in a dustwrapper. Introduction, translation, analysis and exposition of this Gnostic document from Nag Hammadi. A valuable study of the development of Christian doctrine in the early centuries. 15.00


6120. Pfeiffer, Madame Ida: Visit to the Holy Land, Egypt, and Italy, translated from the German by H.W. Dulcken. with eight tinted engravings.

London: Ingram Cooke, and Co., 1852. xv + 336 pp. 19.5 x 13 cm. Eight tinted engravings which comprise seven full-page engravings, including the frontispiece, and a pictorial vignette title page. Blind-stamped dark-green boards bearing the title National Illustrated Library, and national flowers, with the national heraldic shields. Spine title with the national flowers, roses, shamrock, and thistles, all gilt. The first English edition, and a standard work for many years. The condition is extremely good, bright and fresh. Engravings are clean, bright and fresh, showing Jerusalem, Nazareth, Scutari, the Dead Sea, Carmel, Lebanon, Balbeck, and Suez. Owner's name covered on title page. A handsome book. Madame Pfeiffer made the journey alone in 1842, one of those amazing women travellers of the nineteenth century. 92.50


15112. Pink, Arthur W.: An Exposition of Hebrews.

Michigan: Baker Book House, 1970. Fifth printing, September 1970. 1307 pp. 22 x 14 cm. This is the three-volumes-in-one edition of this great work. Silver-blocked green boards. No dustwrapper. Showing some wear, and previous owner's inscription of ffep, but generally good. Please note: the unpacked weight of this book is approximately 3,000g. 25.00


15356. Pinnock, Rev. W. H.: An Analysis of New Testament History... with questions for examination for the use of divinity students.

Cambridge: J. Hall & Son, 1869. Twelth edition. 353 + 12 pp. 14.5 x 10 cm. Embossed black boards. Spine and corners professionally restored. In good condition. 40.00


8480. Plummer, The Rev. A: The Gospel According to S. John, with Maps, Notes and Introduction

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1891. Cambridge Greek Testament for Schools. lxiv + 382 + 8 pp. 17 x 12 cm. The final eight pages is a Cambridge University Press catalogue, and is preceded by three coloured maps, two folding. The frontispiece is a coloured plan of the Temple. There is underlinging in pencil, marginal notes, and several pages of notes loosely inserted. Gold-blocked black cloth. Neat owner's signature to f.e.p. 15.00


15437. Prothero, R. E. (Lord Ernle): The Psalms in Human Life.

London: John Murray, 1903. xii+331 pp. 17.5 x 11.5 cm. Black-blocked blue boards and green spine, in a slightly worn dustwrapper. Overall in good condition. 10.00


13694. Renan, Ernest: History of the People of Israel till the time of King David.

London: Chapman and Hall Limited, 1888. xxviii+362+40 pp. 23 x 14 cm. Renan, 1823-92, was a French philologist and historian, and the author of the controversial La Vie de Jesus (1863) which undermined the supernatural aspects of Christ's life. Preface and Chapters 1 to 13 translated by CB Pitman. Chapters 14 to end translated by D Bingham. Boards worn, former owner's name neatly written on title page, otherwise fair/good. 12.00


18344. Ridout, Samuel: Lectures on the Tabernacle. A full exposition examining all types and their doctrinal applications - fully illustrated.

New Jersey: Loizeaux Brothers, Inc, 1973. Seventh printing. 519 pp. 19 x 13 cm. "Fully illustrated". Folding illustration of the Temple. Index. Gold-blocked blue boards. Ffep removed, and small repaired tear to bottom of the price-clipped dustwrapper, otherwise in very good condition. 15.00


15367. Rigg, W.H.: The Fourth Gospel and its Message for Today.

London: Lutterworth Press, 1952. First edition. 285 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. An exposition of the great themes of St John's Gospel. Gold-blocked maroon boards, in worn dw. 10.00


15384. Robertson, James Alex.: Studies for a Portrait of Jesus.

London: James Clarke & Company, Ltd, c1935. 142 pp. 18 x 12 cm. Frontispiece of Head of Christ from Leonardo's Last Supper. Gold-blocked faded maroon boards. Dw has small panel cut from spine. Previous owner's signature on ffep. 15.00


12636. Robinson, Edward: A Harmony of The Four Gospels in the Authorised Version. Following The Harmony of the Gospels in Greek.

London: The Religious Tract Society, c1840. xii+203 pp. 21 x 14 cm. Coloured folding maps of Palestine and Jerusalem. Blind embossed boards. Ffep professionally repaired. Bookseller's label "Sold by Willm. McComb Bookseller & Stationer 1 High Street Belfast " and an inscription "This book belonged to the celebrated Dr. Henry Cooke of May Street Presbyterian Church & the Presbyterian College Belfast." The title page bears the signature "H. Cooke", in pencil, in an elderly hand. Fresh spine label. An interesting association copy. The first American edition seems to have been issued in 1845, and we would put this about 1840-45. Copac has no date for it. Some very minor underlining, o/w a lovely tight fresh copy. 95.00


15946. Rodgers, William: Notes on St. Paul's First Epistle to the Corinthians.

Lurgan: Printed by James Stewart, High Street, c1948. 72 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. Gold-blocked dark-green boards. Neat author dedication on front pastedown, o/w In good condition. 10.00


15944. Rodgers, William: Notes on the Pastoral Epistles

Lurgan: Printed by James Stewart, High Street, c1948. 77 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. Gold-blocked dark green boards. Former owner's name on front pastedown, o/w in good condition, 10.00


15943. Rodgers, William: Things Written Aforetime.

Lurgan: Printed by James Stewart, High Street, c1951. 137 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. Gold-blocked dark green boards, no dw. Frontispiece portrait photograph. In very good condition. 10.00


15383. Rogers, E. W.: Thoughts on the First Epistle of John.

London: Pickering & Inglis Ltd, 1962. First edition. 77 pp. 18 x 11 cm. Pictorial semi-matt card covers, in very good condition. 15.00


18178. Rohl, David: Exodus Myth or History ?

St Louis Park, MN: Thinking Man Media, 2015. (7) + iii + 402 + (1) pp. 23.5 x 16.5 cm. 329 colour pictures. A re-appraisal of The Exodus, from the view point of an archaeologist. Appendices. Gold-blocked black boards, in very good condition, in a very good dw. Almost as new. Unpackaged weight 1,300g, so overseas shipping will require extra postage. 40.00


18334. Saphir, Adolph: Christ and Israel Lectures and Addresses on the Jews.

London: Morgan and Scott Ld, 1911. xxiii + 227 pp. 20 x 14 cm. Tissue guarded frontispiece portrait. Gold-blocked red boards. Ffep removed, otherwise in very good condition. Collected and edited by David Baron, with a preface by James E. Mathieson. Dr. Adolph Saphir (1831-1891) was born into a Jewish family in Hungary. In 1843 the Scottish Free Church sent missionaries to the Jews of Hungary, and in that year Adolph Saphir and his family were converted. Whilst in Edinburgh he came to spend time with the Stevenson family of Strabane, in Northern Ireland. In 1854, after completing his studies, Saphir was ordained by the Presbytery of Belfast, Dr. Cooke presiding, and he served in the Irish Presbyterian Church as a missionary to the Jews. He was a pastor of churches in Glasgow and in London from 1861-1888. He became a leading member of the Church Mission to the Hebrews. 40.00


18204. Saphir, Adolph: The Life of Faith Its Nature and Power as Illustrated in The Eleventh Chapter of Hebrews.

Glasgow: Pickering & Inglis, n.d. 159 pp. 18.5 x 13 cm. Gold-blocked brown boards. The ffep has a top corner neatly removed, a price has been neatly written on the title page, and there are three careful stamps of the Seagram Memorial Library. Spine a little sun faded, otherwise in good condition. Adolph Saphir (1831-1891) was born into a Jewish family in Hungary. In 1843 the Scottish Free Church sent missionaries to the Jews of Hungary, and in that year Adolph Saphir and his family were converted. Whilst in Edinburgh he came to spend time with the Stevenson family of Strabane, in Northern Ireland. In 1854, after completing his studies, Saphir was ordained by the Presbytery of Belfast, Dr. Cooke presiding, and he served in the Irish Presbyterian Church as a missionary to the Jews. He was a pastor of churches in Glasgow and in London from 1861-1888. He became a leading member of the Church Mission to the Hebrews. A Scarce item. Copac lists only one UK copy, in the British Library. 295.00


15370. Scott, C.A. Anderson: Living Issues in the New Testament.

London: Cambridge University Press, 1933. First edition. xii + 192 pp. 19.5 x 14 cm. Black-blocked faded blue boards. No dw. 10.00


15387. Shafto, G.R.H.: The Stories of the Kingdom A Study of the Parables of Jesus.

London: Student Christian Movement, 1922. First edition. 196 pp. 19.5 x 12.5 cm. Black-blocked buff boards. No dw. Previous owner's signature on ffep. Occasional slight foxing. 10.00


12327. Stackhouse, Rev. Thomas: A New History of The Holy Bible from the beginning of the World to the establishment of Christianity.

Dublin: Printed for Edward and John Exshaw at The Bible on Cork Hill 1748. Volume III only out of six vols. 521 pp. bound in contemporary polished calf, six panelled spine with raised bands, original label gone, slight scuffing to boards with a small loss of leather on the bottom rear board, internally very tight and bright, no marking, overall in very good condition for its 260 odd years. This volume covers from the death of Korah to the Israelites entrance into Canaan. 75.00


6291. Stein, Robert H: Jesus the Messiah A Survey of the Life of Christ.

Illinois: InterVarsity Press 1996. 290 pp. very good in dustwrapper. A textbook survey of the life of Christ by an Evangelical New Testament Scholar. Stein is Professor of New Testament at Bethel Theological Seminary in St Paul Minnesota. 12.00


4422. Stuart, Moses: A Commentary on the Epistle to the Romans: with a translation and various excursus.

London. Thomas Tegg 4th ed. considerably enlarged and augmented1838. viii+672 pp, six panelled calf spine, original label. marbled endpapers and foreedges. some scuffing to boards. Internally very fresh and overall in very good condition. 45.00


12010. Symon, Patrick Lord Bishop of Ely.: A Commentary Upon the Two Books of Samuel.

London: Printed for Ri. Chiswell at the Rose and Crown in St. Pauls Churchyard 1703. 21 by 17 cms. 616 pp. contemporary calf with some blind stamped tooling to front and rear boards. these have been professionally restored to a new calf binding, six panelled spine with raised bands, gilt ruling and gilt floral devices, new spine title and gilt date to spine lower extremity, internally, very tight and clean, there is old ink annotation to the rear endpapers but nowhere else. A restored but attractive copy. The author was famous for his commentaries on the Old Testament. Scarce. 150.00


12015. Trimmer, Sarah Kirby: A Description of a Series of Prints taken from the New Testament designed as Ornaments for those Apartments in which Children receive the Rudiments of their Education.

London Printed and Sold by John Marshall n.d. 1796. 10 by 9 cms. 239 pp.+lxiv plates. Two vols bound as one. Professionally rebound in cloth with black and gilt spine title. The first vol has lost the title page and first 24 pages. The plates vol. with its separate title page is complete. Plates dated 1790. The first vol. is a description of these delightful engravings illustrating New Testament history. We have full descriptions of plates 9-64. The British library date this edition to 1796. It was reprinted several times in the early nineteenth century. There is some very old light pencil annotation in the margins of most plates giving them their title. A defective copy showing some wear but a scarce educational book from the end of the eighteenth century. 95.00


11396. Uprichard, Harry: A Son is Revealed Discovering Christ in The Gospel of Mark.

Darlington: Evangelical Press 1999. 160 pp. softcovers, in very good condition, as new. The author was Minister of Trinity Presbyterian Church Ahoghill Northern Ireland. 8.00


14233. Uprichard, Harry: A Study Commentary on Ephesians.

Darlington: Evangelical Press 2004 399 pp. hardback, very good in a v.g. dustwrapper. The author was minister of Trinity Presbyterian Church Ahogill. 15.00


14596. Urquhart, John: The Inspiration and Accuracy of the Holy Scriptures.

London: Pickering & Inglis, c1940. Third Edition. 440 + iii pp. 22 x 14 cm. The print block is tight and clean, with only very slight foxing to the edges of the block, not affecting the page surfaces. The gold-blocked black boards are faded and worn, with some fraying to the edges. There is an inscription on the ffep. No dw. 12.00


15942. Waggoner, E. J.: Prophetic Lights Some of the Prominent Prophecies of the Old and New Testaments interpreted by the Bible and History.

London: International Tract Society, 1897. 180 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. Illustrated. Gold-blocked red boards. One page has a little underlining in red ink, boards are a little rubbed, some staining to the rear board, and some dye from the boards has given a light edgestain to a few of the final pages, otherwise fair/good 20.00


18355. Wenham, Alfred E.: Ruminations on the Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Romans.

London: Hulbert Publishing Company, 1924. Third edition. xvii +171 pp. 24 x 16 cm. Gold-blocked brown boards. Some edge rubbing. Ffep removed, otherwise in very good condition. 15.00


12354. Whiston, William: The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus the Jewish Historian. Translated from the original Greek, according to Havercamp's accurate edition

Dublin: Printed by R. Reilly for George Ewing Bookseller at the Angel and Bible in Dame's Street 1751. Volume V only out of five. 360 pp + 138 unnumbered pages, these last being five separate indexes to the five-volume set: 1 - Sources and Histories of the Old and New Testaments; 2 - Authors Quoted; 3 - The OT parallel to Josephus Histories; 4 - Places; and 5 - Men and Memorable Things. Contains the bookplate of Henry Jenney, Esq, with elaborate arms and crest, on the front pastedown. (Motto: Sapere et Fari.) Jenney has signed the title page, and put the date November 8th 1749. Title page printed in red and black, endpapers not present, front joint tender, contemporary calf, quite worn, edge rubbed, six panel spine, raised bands, faded gilt decoration and original red and gilt spine label, internally clean. 50.00


11941. Whiston, William: The Works of Flavius Josephus.

Edinburgh: Peter Brown and Thomas Nelson 1830. To which are added three dissertations concerning Jesus Christ, John the Baptist, James the Just, God's Command to Abraham &c with an index to the whole. Complete in One Volume. Translated by William Whiston. 854+23 pp. half leather, and marbled boards, marbled foreedges, six panelled spine with raised bands, gilt lines and blind stamping, some rubbing and wear to boards, wormhole trail running through the bottom margin of some index pages, otherwise tight, clean, in good condition. 45.00


4506. Whiston, William translator: The Works of Flavius Josephus.

Edinburgh: Nimmo, Hay and Mitchell, n.d. 24 by 16 cms, pp. 684,frontispiece portrait, t.e.g. good. Contains The Antiquities of the Jews, Wars of the Jews, a life of Josephus etc. 18.00


7068. Whiston, William. translator: The Works of Flavius Josephus in Three Volumes to which are added Three Dissertations, concerning Jesus Christ, John the Baptist, James the Just, God's command to Abraham, etc.

Oxford: D. A. Talboys for Thomas Tegg 1839. Three volumes, Vol I: 601 pp. frontispiece portrait, folding map, Vol II: 542 pp. Vol III: 665 pp. Contemporary polished calf binding, six panelled spine with slightly raised bands, original labels, extensive gilt tooling, including board edges, marbled endpapers and foreedges, Front paste downs have the bookplate, with crest of Walpole Spencer, and vol I has an inscription "Isabella Walpole given to her by a very affectionate & happy husband on the 10th Dec. 1840". Spines had some minor loss at top and bottom of vol II but all have been professionally restored presenting a handsome set. Minor foxing to a few endpapers otherwise tight, bright clean copies, a few pencil annotations generally to endpapers, otherwise very good. From the library of Spencer Horatio Walpole 1807-98, three times Home Secretary under the 14th Earl of Derby. He married Isabella Perceval in 1835. Their first son was the noted historian Spencer Walpole 1839-1907. 165.00


11355. Wickings, H. F: The Covenant People of God.

London: Independent Press 1956. 189 pp. 2 maps, hardback, no dustwrapper, in good condition. The development of covenant. 5.00


11108. Wiersbe, Warren W: Wiersbe's Expository Outlines on the Old Testament Strategic Chapters outloiined, explained, and practically applied.

Weaton Illinois: Victor Books 1997. 634 pp. hardback, very good in a very good dustwrapper. Introductions and /or outlines for every book, practical expositions of strategic chapters, special studies on key topics relating old to new testament, etc. 17.50


18339. Young, Robert: Dictionary and Concordance of Words and Synonyms...

Edinburgh: George Adam Young and Company, 1883. ...exhibiting the use of above Ten Thousand Greek and English Words occuring in upwards of eighty thousand passages of the New Testament so as to form a key to the hidden meanings of the sacred scripture. 134 + 22 pp. 22 x 14.5 cm. Black-blocked red boards. The upper quarter of the ffep has been removed, and there is minor wear. 30.00

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