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THE MONKS OF WAR
Written by Desmond Seward.
Stock no. 2125728
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2000. Fine condition.
The Military Orders. Vivid red, black and gilt front cover, gilt title to spine. Orange decorative endpapers. Colour & b/w illustrations. Slip case is very good, with a few grubby marks.
ENGLISH HERITAGE BOOK OF SHRINES & SACRIFICE
Written by Ann Woodward.
Stock no. 1815775
Published by B.T. Batsford Ltd.. 1st 1992. Fine condition.
An analysis of Iron Age and Roman religious sites in Britain, concentrating on the evidence for the special buildings, shrines, and the various objects, alive, dead or symbolic which were offered up as sacrifices within them. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos & illustrations, a few colour plates. ISBN: 0713460849.
THE OAK KING, THE HOLLY KING, AND THE UNICORN
Written by John Williamson.
Stock no. 1815007
Published by Harper & Row. 1st 1986. Slightly better than very good condition.
The Myths and Symbolism of the Unicorn Tapestries. Green pictorial cardwraps. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0060960329. Text block a little grubby. Light top corner creasing.
DEATH AND THE ENLIGHTENMENT
Written by John McManners.
Stock no. 1814950
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.
Changing attitudes to death among Christians and unbelievers in 18th century France. 619 pages. ISBN: 0198264402. Price-cut pictorial dustwrapper.
THE CHILDHOOD OF JESUS
Written by Harold Jones. Illustrated by Harold Jones.
Stock no. 2123605
Published by Victor Gollancz. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Blue-tone illustrations. Easy-to-read text. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few nicks; also browned and foxed.
ON TWO FRONTS: LETTERS OF A CONSCIENTIOUS OBJECTOR
Written by Corder Catchpool.
Stock no. 1813494
Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.. 3rd 1940. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Third Edition. A 'modern' Pilgrim's Progress that described the outward and inward adventures of a mind set on "Goodwill to men". Cardwraps. 160 pages. Spine cocked. Small split to top front edge of spine. Foxing to endpapers. One hinge pulled but binding tight. Front flap of dustwrapper is detached. Dustwrapper is browned.
THE LIFE OF JESUS OF NAZARETH PORTRAYED IN COLOURS
No author listed. Illustrated by William Hole.
Stock no. 1316408
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. circa 1909. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
80 colour plates. Preface by William Sinclair and introductory note by George Adam Smith. Black cloth with elaborate gilt decoration to front cover and spine. Spine and corners bumped. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and some fingering to contents. One plate has been re-inserted and has slightly ragged/grubby edges (affects margin only, not actual picture). Dustwrapper is edge chipped with loss and grubby, some tape repairs on verso.
No author listed. Illustrated by Eleanor Fortescue Brickdale.
Stock no. 1506935
Published by Alexander Moring Ltd.. circa 1945. Almost very good condition.
Dark red cloth with gilt title and onlay. 14 carols. 6 double page spread colour plates; 5 other colour plates. 43 pages. 10.25 x 8". Spine faded and bumped with wear to ends. A little wear to corners. Uneven fading to front and rear cover. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Tiny hole to front joint. One hinge cracked. Foxing to endpapers, prelims and page edges. Light page edge browning. All plates present.
A BOOK OF SAINTS
Written by J.M. Marsh. Illustrated by J.M. Marsh.
Stock no. 1810633
Published by Student Christian Movement Press. 1st 1937. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.
Ten christian saints. Each saint has a full page silhouette by way of illustration. Yellow paper boards with black titles and silhouette to front. Spine and corners bumped, top of spine torn across, boards a little grubby. Some minor scattered foxing to contents. Hinges pulled but stitching firm. Dustwrapper is worn at corners and spine with loss and browned/grubby.
THROUGH STORMY SEAS SOME OF THE SPIRITUAL CRISES IN MY LIFE AFLOAT
Written by E.G. Carre.
Stock no. 2115579
Published by Pickering & Inglis Ltd.. 2nd 1939. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.
Blue cloth, black title to spine. B/w photos. Some light bumping and wear to spine and corners. Name in ink to front endpaper. Foxing. Wrapper is price-cut with edge-tears and chips - 1" loss to top f spine.
PAGANS AND CHRISTIANS (3 VOLUMES)
Written by Robin Lane Fox.
Stock no. 1809502
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2010. Fine condition.
Three volume set. Brown cloth printed with a black design. Black title outlines to spines. Colour plates. A fine set in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.
THE AUTHENTIC GOSPEL OF JESUS
Written by Geza Vermes.
Stock no. 2114705
Published by Folio Society. 2010. Fine condition.
Red cloth spine with gilt title. Colour pictorial boards. Colour illustrations. xxvi + 468 pages. Contained in a fine slip-case.