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Taunton Ethelred L. - The History of the Jesuits in England 1580-1773

A good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on spine. Small nick in cloth at head of spine. Two stamps of a religious college and a trace of a number having been removed from the spine. Pp.xii,513. Illustrated.
Published : Methuen, London 1901, First Edition
£12.00

Taunton Ethelred L. - Thomas Wolsey Legate and Reformer

A very good copy in red cloth which is a little dulled on spine. Gilt emblem of Times Book Club at foot of spine. Top edge gilt. Small ownership inscription. Pp.xx,254. Frontispiece and 20 illustrations.
Published : John Lane, London 1902, First Edition
£14.00

Taylor, Gordon - The Sea Chaplains: a History of the Chaplains of the Royal Navy

Hardback. A near fine copy in a near fine, price-clipped, dustwrapper. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xix,603. Colour frontispiece and 64 black and white illustrations. The story of Royal Navy chaplains from the Crusades to the "Cod war" of 1976. Includes the names of approximately 5000 known naval chaplains.
Published : Oxford. Illustrated Press 1978, First Edition
£15.00

Thomas Edward J. - The History of Buddhist Thought

A very good copy in original dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine and with a small gilt decoration on the upper board. Ends slightly bumped. 314pp. 4 plates.
Published : Kegan Paul Trench Trubner & Co, London 1933, First Edition
£18.00

Thompson Robert Anchor - Christian Theism: The Testimony of Reason and Revelation to the Existence and Character of the Supreme Being Vol. I on the Existence of the Supreme Being and Vol. II On the Character of the Supreme Being

Hardbacks. A very good two volume set in blue cloth lettered in gilt. A clean set with no ownership inscription and very little foxing. Vol. I,pp.xxxii,[1],407. Vol.II,pp.xiv,419.
Published : Rivingtons, London 1855, First Edition
£35.00

Tudor Henry - Domestic Memoirs of a Christian Family Resident in the County of Cumberland with Descriptive Sketches of the Scenery of the British Lakes

Hardback. A near very good copy in blind-stamped dark brown cloth lettered in gilt. Moderate wear to spine ends and edges. Pp.vii[1],416. Frontispiece and four plates of Lake District scenery. This is a work of fiction the profits from which were to go to the Church Missionary Society. There are three factual Appendices entitled "Brief View of the Plan and Operations of the British and Foreign Bible Society and of Kindred Institutions throughout the World;" "The Present Position and Future Prospects of the Church Missionary Society", and "Religious Tract Society, Instituted 1799; Its Principles, Objects and Operations".
Published : J. Hatchard and Son, London 1848, First Edition
£90.00

Wade James A. - History of St. Mary's Abbey Melrose, the Monastery of Old Melrose and the Town and Parish of Melrose

Hardback. A very good copy in green cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. A touch of wear at spine ends. Bevelled edges. 400 pages + 8pp. adverts. Frontispiece and 26 illustrations. A mid-Victorian history of the town and abbey of Melrose.
Published : Thomas C. Jack, Edinburgh 1861, First Edition
£45.00

Wade James A. - History of St. Mary's Abbey, Melrose, the Monastery of Old Melrose and the Town and Parish of melrose

Hardback. A little wear at spine ends but overall a very good copy in ribbed brown cloth lettered and decorated in gilt. Bevelled edges. Hinges sound. No ownership inscription .A little edge and end-paper foxing. 400 pages + 8pp adverts. Frontispiece and 26 illustrations. A mid-Victorian history of the town and abbey of Melrose.
Published : Thomas C. Jack, Melrose 1861, First Edition
£48.00

Wakeham Rev. Chas. Thos. (Editor) - The Scottish Episcopal Church Directory for 1891

A very good copy in card covers. Pp.viii,208,[2].33. List of clergy, with brief biographical details, details of churches and officials on a diocese by diocese basis, details of episcopal organisations etc. Uncommon.
Published : R. Grant & Son, Edinburgh 1890, First Edition
£25.00

Walker David M. - The Border Pulpit Being a Series of Sketches of a Number of Ministers of Various Denominations in the Border Counties of Past and Present Times with an Introduction on the Church of the Future

A good copy in brown cloth lettered in gilt. 176pp. A little fore-edge foxing. Uncommon.
Published : Published By the Author, Edinburgh 1877, First Edition
£18.00

Wallace, Ronald S. - Calvin : Geneva and the Reformation

Hardback. A fine copy in a near fine dustwrapper. Pp.viii,[2],310. A study of Calvin as social reformer, churchman, pastor and theologian.
Published : Scottish Academic Press, Edinburgh 1988, First Edition
£20.00

Watkinson Rev. W. L. - The Bane and the Antidote and Other Sermons

Hardback. a very good copy in green cloth lettered in gilt. Top edge gilt. Some browning/spotting to end-papers but otherwise clean. Pp.viii,304. A few light pencil markings in the text.
Published : Charles H. Kelly, London 1902, First Edition
£15.00

Watson James - Jedburgh Abbey: Historical and Descriptive

Hardback. A good copy in the original brown cloth which is a little rubbed. Gift inscription. Pp.x,[2],136. 4 illustrations. A little pencil marking in the text. "To narrate concisely whatever is at present known of the history of Jedburgh Abbey and its inmates, to ascertain the successive stages of its architectural growth, to trace its decay, and to describe its ruins, is the purpose of the following pages".
Published : David Douglas, Edinburgh 1877, First Edition
£14.00

Watt D. E. R . And Shead N. F. (Editors) - The Heads of Religious Houses in Scotland from Twelfth to Sixteenth Centuries

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xviii,244. "The purpose of this book is to establish as far as the patchy surviving evidence will allow the succession of superiors of monastic houses (by whatever title) who took a leading place in the running of the church in medieval Scotland."
Published : Scottish Record Society, Edinburgh 2001, First Edition
£25.00

Watt D. E. R . And Shead N. F. (Editors) - The Heads of Religious Houses in Scotland from Twelfth to Sixteenth Centuries

Hardback. A very good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. A clean copy without ownership inscription or other internal marking. Pp.xviii,244. "The purpose of this book is to establish as far as the surviving patchy evidence will allow the succession of superiors of monastic houses (by whatever title) who took a leading place in the running of the church in medieval Scotland."
Published : Scottish Record Society, Edinburgh 2001, First Edition
£25.00

Webster Rev. J.M. - Dunfermline Abbey

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. 259pp. 11 illustrations. The personal and human history of the Abbey.
Published : The Carnegie Dunfermline Trust 1948, First Edition
£7.00

Wells H. G. - God the Invisible King

Hardback. A near very good copy in the original cloth. Spine lettering faded. Small ownership inscription on front end-paper. Some foxing. Pp.xvii,[ii],206. Wells sets out his religious belief "as forcibly and exactly as possible."
Published : Cassell, London 1917, First Edition
£8.00

Wellwood, Sir Henry Moncreiff - Discourses on the Evidence of the Jewish and Christian Revelations. With Notes and Illustrations.

Hardback. A good copy in a half-leather binding lettered in gilt. Marbled boards. The front board is starting to crack at join with spine but is holding firmly. Old gift inscription on front end-paper but otherwise quite a clean copy internally. Pp.xi,[1],511. This is an attempt to set out the full argument in support of the authenticity of the Jewish and Christian religion.
Published : Archibald Constable, Edinburgh 1815, First Edition
£85.00

Wheeler J.M. - Paganism in Christian Festivals

A good copy in decorated green cloth. Spine covered by clear adhesive tape. 53pp. This is a Secular Society publication.
Published : The Pioneer Press, London 1932, Reprint
£9.00

Whitehead Thos. - History of the Dales Congregational Churches

Hardback. A very good copy in red cloth lettered in gilt. A clean copy with no ownership inscription or other internal marking. 425 pages (including two page list of subscribers) + errata page and several "Notes" pages. Numerous illustrations. Double-page map.
Published : Feather Bros., Keighley 1930, First Edition
£25.00

Wiesinger Alois - Occult Phenomena in the Light of Theology

Hardback. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which has a number of tears. A few stamps from a Catholic church library. Pp.xvi,294. The author was a distinguished Cistercian theologian.
Published : Burns & Oates, London 1957, First Edition
£40.00

Wilkie James - The Benedictine Monasteries of Northern Fife in History and Tradition

Hardback. A very good copy in maroon cloth lettered in gilt on the spine and upper board. Spine lettering dull. Ownership inscription. Pp.x,339. Frontispiece and 14 illustrations. The story of the abbeys of Lindores and Balmerino set against a background of Scottish history.
Published : William Blackwood & Sons, Edinburgh 1927, First Edition
£40.00

Willis Rev. R. - The Architectural History of Glastonbury Abbey

Hardback. Slim 8vo. A very good copy in blue cloth lettered in gilt on upper board. Bookplate. Gift inscription from author. Ownership inscriptions. Not foxed. Pp.vii,[i],91 + 8pp publisher's adverts. Frontispiece + 6 other plates.
Published : Deighton Bell & Co, Cambridge 1866, First Edition
£20.00

Wright Sheila - Friends in York the Dynamics of Quaker Revival 1780-1860

A very good copy in a very good dustwrapper. No ownership inscription. 253 pages.
Published : Keele University Press 1995, First Edition
£9.00