Category: HOLY LAND


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A Pilgrim Artist In Palestine.

By: ANSON, Peter F.:

Price: £38.00

Publisher: London: Alexander-Ouseley,nd.[1929?]:

Seller ID: 58

Pp.168, tipped-in colour frontis.(Tiberias, looking south), 39 b/w drawings by the author accompanied by description and comments to facing page. Grey cloth, illustrated d/w with copy of frontis. laid down, d/w repaired with minor loss to spine, now protected in glassine cover. VG/VG. View more info

All Israel. A Catalogue of Everything Israeli.

By: BACON, Josephine. (Editor).:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Apple Press, 1988.:

Seller ID: 18377

1st ed. 'All Israel' is a combination of travel guide, reference work and general source of information for anyone interested in things Israeli. 26cms. x 26cms. Pp. 176, colour frontis, colour and b/w illustrations throughout + 1 map, inscrip. to fep. Dark blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w price-clipped. VG/G+. View more info

Palestine and the Bible.

By: BALY, Denis.:

Price: £3.50

Publisher: London: Lutterworth Press, 1961.:

Seller ID: 7557

"The author lived in Palestine for fifteen years as a missionary teacher. This book could not have been written without those years of direct knowledge and experience of everything that happens to one who lives in any part of that country." Pp, 82, name to fep. 1 sketch map. P/b. slightly faded spine. G. View more info

The Geography of the Bible. A Study in Historical Geography.

By: BALY, Denis.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Lutterworth Press, 1958.:

Seller ID: 18957

2nd imp. "This book illuminates the Bible story in almost every important connection, and also shows how close is the link between natural phenomena and the divine-human encounter of which the Bible is the record." Pp. 14/303, 97 photographs + 47 maps and diagrams, maps to endpapers, inscrips. to fep. and title p. Light green cloth, map illustrated d/w has small closed tears and losses. G+/G. View more info

The Magic Carpet.

By: BARER, Shlomo.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: Secker & Warburg, 1952.:

Seller ID: 42000

1st edition. "The story of how the Jewish population of the Yemen, after 3,000 years in exile, hearing that a new David (it was David Ben Gurion) had arisen in Israel, came out from the fastness of Arabia across the mountains and desert to the Protectorate of Aden, and thence were transported, by an improvised airlift known as "Operation Magic Carpet" to the Promised Land of Israel". Pp.267, 52 black & white photos, oner's name to front free endpaper. Tan cloth, some sunning to spine, edges rubbed. G+. View more info

Come See the Place. A Pilgrim Guide to the Holy Land.

By: BROWNRIGG, Ronald.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1988. 0340425784:

Seller ID: 17130

ISBN: 0340425784

Rep. "A revised and expanded edition of this much acclaimed travel-guide to the Holy Land with up-to-date practical information, details of recent archeological discoveries and sixteen pages of colour photographs". Pp.14/273, includes colour photographs, maps and plans of areas and buildings, owner's name to front free endpaper, slight toning to pages,. Paperback. G+. View more info

Come and See. For Pilgrims and Leaders of Pilgrimages.

By: BROWNRIGG, Ronald.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Darton, Longman &Todd, 1968.:

Seller ID: 20671

"This is the manual for all pilgrims to the Holy Land and for all Leaders of Pilgrimages. Whether you are planning your own pilgrimage or taking part in an organised and conducted tour... it will enable you to make the most of your days and nights ... to relate it all to the books of the Bible, to visit each place of pilgrimage at the best time... and to fit in the recreations which will make your pilgrimage a holiday as well as the unforgettable experience of a lifetime." Pp. 22/214; owner's name to fep. P/b with illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The People of the Book and their Land.


Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Church Missions to Jews, 1946.:

Seller ID: 12847

3rd ed. "This book ... on Palestine and Jewish subjects ... is an attempt to put into small compass what could only be gathered otherwise, as the compiler has done, from numerous scattered works. It is issued in the hope that it may be useful to Sunday School teachers and others." Pp. 93 with small b/w drawings throughout. B/w drawing on fep of Solomon's Stables. P/b with illustrated cover. G. View more info

Pilgrim-Walks in Rome: A Guide to the Holy Places in the City and its Vicinity.


Price: £38.00

Publisher: London: Manresa Press, 1908. 0:

Seller ID: 37745

3rd edition enlarged with a preface by Rev.John Gerard. Pp.xvi/530, folding map has repaired tear to index list, photo portrait frontispiece of Pope Pius X + further black & white illustrations throughout, owner's name to front free endpaper, owner's details to contents page, spotting to endpapers with cracking to rear inner hinge (still firm). Green cloth with gilt decoration to front and gilt title to spine. G+. View more info

A Fortnight in Israel.

By: COOPER, Gordon.:

Price: £6.50

Publisher: London: Percival Marshall, 1961.:

Seller ID: 13997

1st.ed. Pp.6/ 84, 10 b/w illustrations. Page edges toned. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Every Pilgrim's Guide to the Journeys of the Apostles.

By: COUNSELL, Michael.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Norwich: Canterbury Press, 2002. 1853114448:

Seller ID: 37325

ISBN: 1853114448

Greece, Turkey, Cyprus, Italy, Lebanon, Malta, Syria and the Holy Land. "Walk in the steps of Peter, Paul and John with this comprehensive and fascinating guide to the Mediterranean towns, cities and villages where the earliest Christian churches sprang into life." Pp.vii/248, signed by author to title page, 27 colour photo illustrations + line drawings, maps and plans. Paperback. VG. View more info

All About Israel.

By: DAVIS, Moshe & LEVY, Isaac.:

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London: The Education Department of the Jewish National Fund, 1973.:

Seller ID: 15943

1st ed. "... presents a composite picture of the Land and the People." Pp. 8/236, b/w illustrations throughout + 16 maps, inscrip. to fep. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w edges rubbed and chipped. G+/G. View more info

Come - See the place. A Pilgrimage in Thought with The Book to The Land of The Master.

By: DOOREN, L.A.T. Van.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Carnforth: Capernwray Hall, 1962.:

Seller ID: 12403

1st ed. The author takes a journey to familiar places in the Holy Land and dwells upon the spiritual implications of events which took place in Biblical times. Pp. 109, frontis., 7 b/w photos. Green cloth, illustd. d/w with slight chipping and rubbing. G+/G. View more info

The Voice of the Holy Land.

By: EVANS, Illtud.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Soundprint,1964.:

Seller ID: 3972

1st ed. Includes 2 double-sided 7"records(33 1/3 RPM)"... withexcerpts from the Mass said by his Holiness Pope Paul VI at the Church of Annunciation in Nazareth during his now historic visit." Pp.68, 2col.plates and b/w photo plates throughout, records inserted to pockets of verso boards. Green cloth, illustrated d/w corners chipped. VG/G+. View more info

A Continent Called Palestine. One Woman's Story.

By: FARAH, Najwa Kawar.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London: SPCK. 1996.:

Seller ID: 4854

1st.ed. "This is the rarely - told story of a land taken, a people oppressed and the everyday pain with which the people of Palestine have to live." Pp. 136. P/b. illustrated cover. VG. View more info

We Saw the Holy City.

By: FARMER, Leslie.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Epworth Press, 1953.:

Seller ID: 15948

Revised ed. "The resulting book has proved to be one of the most reliable guides to the Holy City ever published." Pp. 272, frontis., 16 b/w illustrations, maps to endpapers. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w has small closed tears and chips. VG/G. View more info

The Archeology of the New Testament. The Mediterranean World of the Early Christian Apostles.

By: FINEGAN, Jack.

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London: Croom Helm, 1981. 0709910061:

Seller ID: 40525

ISBN: 0709910061

"Drawing on the geographic setting and available archeological materials to create a sense of the contemporary environment, the book traces the 15,000-mile travels of Paul, whose world was also the world of Peter, John, and many other early Christians." 26cms x 18cms. Pp.xxxii/250, 126 illustrations + 22 maps and plans. Cream cloth, dustwrapper. VG/VG. View more info

A Pilgrimage to Palestine.

By: FOSDICK, Harry Emerson.:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: New York:Macmillan,1927.:

Seller ID: 16598

2nd imp. Pp.16/332,folding coloured map frontis., photo of Fosdick pasted to verso front cover,gift inscription to fep, pencilled signatures to rear endpaper. Blue cloth, gilt title to front, spine slightly sunned. G+. View more info

A Modern Pilgrim in the Holy Land. (Translated by Marjorie Villiers).

By: FROSSARD, Andre.:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London: Harvill Press, 1957.:

Seller ID: 20929

1st ed. The book is illustrated with the author's own witty drawings and maps. Pp. 205, occasional illustrations throughout, spotting to page edges not affecting text. Grey cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. G+/G+. View more info

The River Jordan. Being an Illustrated Account of Earth's most Storied River.

By: GLUECK, Nelson.:

Price: £22.00

Publisher: London:Lutterworth,1946.:

Seller ID: 8303

1st ed. Pp.16/268,113 b/w illustrations, colour maps to endpapers. Green cloth,gilt title to spine, spine sunned. G+. View more info