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1 A Prayer Treasury
Lion 1998 0745939333 / 9780745939339 First Edition Hard Cover As New Fine 
128pp, illustrated boards with matching priceclipped dustjacket. A very clean copy. A classic collection of best-known prayers from around the world and across the centuries, for private use or special occasions. 
Price: 5.50 GBP
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2 'Fidelis' Holy Communion Invitation and Simple Preparation
Longmans, Green & Co 1904 Cloth Very Good  
48pp, black cloth covers with embossed design. Confirmation gift inscription on front flyleaf, back flyleaf removed, otherwise clean. How to prepare for Communion in the Church of England.  
Price: 5.00 GBP
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3 (Henry Compton) The Jesuites Intrigues with the Private Instructions of That Society to Their Emissaries The First Translated out of a Book Privately Printed at Paris the Scond Lately Found in a Manuscript in a Jesuites Closet After His Death
Benjamin Tooke 1669 First Edition Disbound Good 
62pp. The leather spine cover is present, but lacks boards. Engraved headpiece and initial. The last page is detached and there is loss to the corner, affecting a couple of lines of text. The text is otherwise tight and clean although the title page has darkened with age and has a little loss to one corner. Includes the preliminary Letter from a Gentleman at Paris to his Friend in London. Very rare. 
Price: 56.00 GBP
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4 - A Weeks Preparation Towards a Worthy Receiving of The Lords Supper after the Warning of the Church for the Celebration of the Holy Communion
Samuel Keble 1695 Full-Leather Good 
Nineteenth Edition, dated 1695. Pocket sized. 169pp, worn leather covers with some loss to the bottom of the spine. There is no flyleaf, the title page is present but worn to the edge, and only one of the Contents pages at the back is present, but the Preface and all text including the Meditations are complete. A good 'working copy'. Written for use in the Church of England. 
Price: 45.50 GBP
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5 - British Historical & Political Orations from the XIIth to the XXth Century
Dent 1111 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Presumed first Everyman edition, circa 1920, with an Introduction by 'The Member for Barsetshire'. 351pp. brown cloth covered boards, a little wrinked to the front, with dulled gilt flower ornament to the spine. Decorated endpapers and title pages. Internally clean. Famous speeches from King Ethelbert in 597 through King James, Burke, Pitt etc to Disraeli, Gladstone, Chamberlain and Lord Rosebery. 
Price: 4.50 GBP
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6 - Brotherhood or The Way of Temptation
SPCK First Edition Hard Cover Very Good  No Jacket Frank Dadd 
Circa 1888. 220pp, illustrated blue cloth covered boards, rubbed to corners. B + w engraved illustrations. Victorian stamp and name of St John's Hospital, Bath, on inner board otherwise VG.  
Price: 7.00 GBP
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7 - Cathedral Church Of Christ and the Blessed Virgin Mary Worcester A Handbook For Pilgrims
Phillips & Probert 1111 Soft Cover Very Good 
Probably 1920s, '120th Thousand' . Guidebook of 20pp with illustrated paper covers with a short cclosed tear to edge. B + w engraved illustrations. Internally clean. Rare. 
Price: 4.00 GBP
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8 - Cathedral Church of St David
Regent (Printers) Ltd Soft Cover Very Good  
Circa 1960. Illustrated paper covers and b + w illustrations. A guide to the cathedral at Dyfed, Wales  
Price: 3.00 GBP
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9 - Courage & Candour and The Great Plague.
Thomas Nelson & Sons 1895 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Paterson 
38 pp, 3 line engravings, one by WS, sc. by Paterson, decorated blue boards, small format. 2 very Victorian short stories for children, with a 'moral' ending. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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10 - Greek New Testament E Kaine Diatheke Novum Testamentum Accedunt Parallela S. Scripturae Loca Necnon Vetus Capitulorum Notatio et Canones Eusebii
Oxford 1847 Hard Cover Poor No Jacket 
694pp, black leather front board detached, spine cover and back board missing. Flyleaf with former owner's name and title page detached and worn to edges. Final page missing - finishes with 22.6 of Apocalyupsis Ioannou. Latin Preface, Greek text, marginal references. Possible 'working copy' of an old edition. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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11 - Greek New Testament E Kaine Diatheke Text with Critical Apparatus
British and Foreign Bible Society 1957 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Reprint of the 1904 edition, corrected. 668pp, blue cloth covered boards. Maps. Gift inscription to flyleaf, otherwise clean. Separate bookmark with critical marking used in the book. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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12 - Greek New Testament E Kaine Diatheke Text without Critical Apparatus
British and Foreign Bible Society 1913 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
638pp, red cloth covered boards, a little rubbed to edges. Previous owner's surname to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. The New Testament in Greek. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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13 - Hebrew English New Testament The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ
Trinitarian Bible Society 1111 Hard Cover Very Good 
Undated, but perhaps 1930s. Dual text, with each facing page having the Hebew and the English versions of the New Testament. 519 and 519pp, black cloth covered boards. Previous owner's name to flyleaf, otherwise internally clean. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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14 - Holy Bible
Collins Clear Type Press 1111 Hard Cover Very Good 
Pocket sized. India paper with blue edges, Black leatherette boards with curved edges. Small but clear type. Ribbon bookmark. Title page removed, otherwise a very clean copy. The authorised King James translation. 
Price: 3.50 GBP
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15 - Holy Bible New Testament To Celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee 2012
Biblica 1111 Soft Cover Very Good 
British Text of the New International Version 2011. 297pp. Soft covers with union jack illustration, a little rubbed to the edges of the back cover Internally very clean, tight and probably unread. A copy of the New Testament given by the Churches to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. 
Price: 1.50 GBP
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16 - Hymns and Psalms
Mehodist Publishing House 1985 0946550077 / 9780946550074 Soft Cover Very Good 
Ist edition in this format. Softback covers,a little rubbed to bottom of spine. Internally clean and tight. The words of 888 hymns and psalms. The hymn book of the Methodist Church. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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17 - Hymns For The Use Of Sherborne School
Bennett 1907 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
337pp, dark green cloth covered boards with slight wear to spine., no dustjacket. Original owner's name on flyleaf, a small closed tear to title page, no loss, otherwise internally clean and near Fine. 390 hymns, included translated hymns, for the use of the school and christian year, selected for the use of Sherborne, the boys' public school. 
Price: 7.00 GBP
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18 - Jesus Christ Luke's Gospel The Good News of Jesus
Gospel Gifts 1997 First Edition Soft Cover Fine  
Contemporary English edition.Small format. 64pp. Church gift label on inner cover, otherwise very clean. Extracts from Luke's Gospel on the life and good news of Jesus.  
Price: 2.50 GBP
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19 - Let's Live
Iona Community 1111 Soft Cover Very Good 
Probably 1980s. 72pp and Index, illustrated soft card covers with plastic spine. Internally clean. The words of the hymns used in the abbey church of the Iona Community, in Scotland. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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20 - Martin Luther the Reformer
S W Partridge & Co 1111 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Circa 1890. 96pp and publisher's catalogue. Blue cloth covered boards with an illustration in gold and black. B + w engraved illustrations and headpieces to chapters. A clean, attractive copy. 
Price: 7.50 GBP
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