Keyword: Bishops


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The Life and Letters of Robert Leighton: Restoration Bishop of Dunblane and Archbishop of Glasgow

By: Butler, Dugald

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1903

Seller ID: 210623

Condition: Average

. xv + 607 pages; some foxing; some wear and tear to spine. View more info

Robert Grosseteste: Scholar and Bishop: Essays in Commemoration of the Seventh Centenary of his Death

By: Callus, Daniel Angelo (editor)

Price: £7.50

Publisher: Oxford, Clarendon Press (Oxford University Press): 1955

Seller ID: 211013

Condition: Average

. xxv + 263 pages, 2 plates. Contents: 1) Robert Grosseteste as Scholar (Callus); 2) The Biblical Scholar (Beryl Smalley); 3) Grosseteste's Position in the History of Science (A C Crombie); 4) Library of Robert Grosseteste (Richard William Hunt); 5) Grosseteste's Administration of the Diocese of Lincoln (J H Strawley); 6) Grosseteste's Relations with the Papacy and the Crown (William Abel Pantin); Appendices. Withdrawn from Glasgow University's Divinity Library. View more info

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Ecclesiastical Chronicle for Scotland: Vol. 1: Scotichronicon (Vol 1 of 2 of Scotichronicon or Vol 1 of the 4 Volumes in the Ecclesiastical Chronicle)

By: Gordon, James Frederick Skinner; Keith, Robert; Reeves, William; Goodall, Walter

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, James Macveigh: 1875

Seller ID: 491243

Condition: Average

. 616 pages, several plates, many pictures of seals, edges foxed, front internal hinge broken, 2 pages loosened. This volume comprises short history of early Bishops in Scotland and then lengthy history/biography of Bishops & Archbishops of St Andrews down to (and dominated by) John Spottiswoode (1615-39). J F S Gordon was a High Episcopalian. His Ecclesiastical Chronicle appeared in four volumes, the first two (Scotichronicon) containing a sketch of the pre-Reformation church, and an extended version of Keith's 'Catalogue of Scottish Bishops'. View more info

Archbishop Parker (Makers of National History series)

By: Kennedy, William Paul McClure

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd: 1908

Seller ID: 210247

Condition: Average

. xi + 306 pages + catalogue. Ex Evangelical Library (various stamps and markings). Some foxing especially to page edges. This appears likely to be a first edition of McClure's first book. Underneath the library lending label are two signatures "William Davies, May 19th 1909" and in pencil "J F Mozley" (James Frederic Mozley was a biographer of Foxe and Coverdale). View more info

The Miscellany of the Wodrow Society: Containing Tracts and Original Letters, Chiefly Relating to the Ecclesiastical Affairs of Scotland During the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: Vol 1

By: Laing, David (editor)

Price: £70.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Wodrow Society: 1844

Seller ID: 423721

Condition: Good

. xiii + 615 pages, plus 16 page list of the Society's members; professionally rebacked in charcoal cloth with embossed bands and gilt lettering. Contains: Confession of Faith of the Churches of Switzerland (translated by Wishart); Latin material on contest with Lutherans (James Melvill); Compendious Tractive (pro-RC, by Quintine Kennedy; with answer by John Davidson; and Kennedy's letter to the Archbishop of Glasgow); Letters to John Campbell of Kinyeancleuch; Form and Manner of Burial at Montrose; Robert Pont's catechism (in Latin); Register of Ministers and Readers in different parts of Sc... View more info

John Charles Ryle: 1816-1900: A Short Biography

By: Loane, Marcus L

Price: £2.75

Publisher: London, James Clarke & Co Ltd: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 493777

Condition: Good

. 62 pages. Previous owner's name to front cover obliterated in pen. View more info

John Penry and the Marprelate Controversy

By: McGinn, Donald Joseph

Price: £4.75

Publisher: New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA, Rutgers University Press: 1966

Seller ID: 211487

Condition: Good

. xi + 274 pages. John Penry was a Welsh separatist puritan preacher and the printer of the Martin Mar-prelate tracts, a satirical attack on the rule of Bishops in the Anglican church. View more info

Supplementa Calviniana: An Account of the Manuscripts of Calvin's Sermons Now in Preparation

By: Parker, Thomas Henry Louis

Price: £3.75

Publisher: London, Tyndale Press: 1962

Seller ID: 493788

Condition: Average

. 22 pages, The Tyndale Historical Theology Lecture for 1962. Paper discoloured. View more info

Bishops and Clergy of Other Days; or, The Lives of Two Reformers and Three Puritans

By: Ryle, John Charles

Price: £37.50

Publisher: London, William Hunt and Company: 1884

Seller ID: 493763

Condition: Good

. xxiv + 288 pages, a little wear and tear to top and bottom of spine. Title page states that this is a re-issue (it was first published as early as 1868). Biographies of Bishops John Hooper and Hugh Latimer; and of Samuel Ward, Richard Baxter and William Gurnall. These were later reissued, lightly edited, in the larger and better-known 1891 volume Light from Old Times. Scarce. View more info

Life and Times of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury

By: Simpkinson, Charles Hare

Price: £8.75

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1894

Seller ID: 210971

Condition: Average

. viii + 307 pages. View more info

Robert Grosseteste: Bishop of Lincoln: A Contribution to the Religious, Political and Intellectual History of the Thirteenth Century

By: Stevenson, Francis Seymour

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, MacMillan and Co, Ltd: 1899

Edition: First Edition?

Seller ID: 210387

Condition: Good

. xvi + 348 pages. Ex Glasgow Free Church College Library. View more info

A Dictionary of Christian Biography and Literature: to the end of the Sixth Century A.D., with an account of the Principal Sects and Heresies (in one volume)

By: Wace, Henry (editor); Piercy, William (editor)

Price: £8.75

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1911

Seller ID: 015390

Condition: Average Plus

. xi + 1028 pages, a little wear and tear to top and bottom of spine, 2 college library stamps and labels. Contributors include Bishops Lightfoot, Westcott and Moule of Durham, and various other bishops, clergy and academics. Articles are often lengthy, e.g. on the Epistle of Barnabas; Basilides; Basil the Great; Constantine; Cyril of Alexandria; Irenaeus; Monophysitism; Nestorius and Nestorians View more info

Lives of the Elizabethan Bishops of the Anglican Church

By: White, Francis Overend

Price: £14.50

Publisher: London, Skeffington & Son: 1898

Seller ID: 210835

Condition: Average

. xi + 423 pages, small pieces of top and bottom of spine chipped away. Signed "E G Lincoln Wansbrough 1903". View more info

Bishop Jeremy Taylor: His Predecessors, Contemporaries and Successors: A Biography

By: Willmott, Robert Aris

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, & Green: 1864

Seller ID: 210649

Condition: Average

. xx + 311 pages, stamps to title page of Torquay Book Society and Torquay Natural History Society, Library Laws to inside front cover. View more info