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A Guide to Lutterworth Parish Church.

By: ANDERSON, Rev. H.D.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Lutterworth: The Lutterworth Press, nd.:

Seller ID: 27176


Pp. unpaginated, slight rusting from staples through to page edges, some b/w illustrations. P/b, slight rusting to staples. G+. View more info

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A History of Christ Church Crimean Memorial Church Istanbul. 1868-1968.

By: ANON.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: nd.(c.1968).:

Seller ID: 40861


"The Crimean Memorial Church in Istanbul was concerated in 1868 - but its foundation was suggested by the theen - Bishop of Gibraltar, Dr Tomlinson, some fourteen years previously, during the Crimean War itself...." Pp.20, 4 black & white plates. Red card covers, red spots to inside fore edge of front cover. VG. View more info

Retreat House Chester. 1925-1975.

By: ANON.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: nd.:

Seller ID: 27446


"A detailed, accurate and balanced history of the Chester Retreat House". Pp 60, inscription to verso front cover, some b/w illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Abbey Church of Saint Mary and Saint Thomas of Canterbury Wymondham.

By: ANON.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: nd.:

Seller ID: 27447


A pictorial guide. 23cms x 17.5cms. Pp 36, some b/w illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich. Jubilee Year 1964.

By: ANON.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ipswich: East Anglian Magazine Ltd, 1964.:

Seller ID: 32492


Large format booklet published to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of the Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich, Suffolk. Pp.40, photo illustrations throughout. + "Order of Service in Thanksgiving for the Jubilee of the Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich at which the Most Reverend and Right Honourable The Lord Archbishop of Canterbury will bless the stone of foundation of the New Choir" (Cathedral of St James Bury St Edmunds) loosely inserted. Pbk. VG. View more info

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A Church in a Landscape. A History of South Creake Church.

By: ARGUILE, Roger.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Wells-Next-The Sea: Jubilee Publications, 2011. 9780956851505:

Seller ID: 44642

ISBN: 0956851509


1st edition. The church of Our Lady St Mary, South Creake, Norfolk. Pp.79, occasional small colour and black & white photos througjout. Paperback. VG. View more info

Friar Lane. The Story of Three Hundred Years.

By: ASHBY, Douglas.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Carey Kingsgate Press, 1951.:

Seller ID: 33593


History of Friar Lane Baptist Church, Leicester. Pp.131, b/w frontis. + 3 further b/w plates, newspaper photo clippings concerning Carey Cottage, Leicester(1915)and the Carey Centenary Celebrations(1934), owners details to fep, spotting to closed page edges. Maroon cloth. G+. View more info

The Story of Halifax Parish Church.

By: BARNES, W.R and LONGBOTHAM, I.M.

Price: £3.00

Publisher: nd (c.1971).:

Seller ID: 27453


Pp 20, some b/w illustrations. P/b, small water mark to front cover, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Church on the Hill. The Remarkable Rebirth of a Local Church.

By: BUNKER, Michael.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Eastbourne: MARC. 1988.:

Seller ID: 5306


1st.ed. "This is a very human story. It traces the gradual realisation of one man's vision for the church as a caring family." Pp. 159. P/b. VG. View more info

Some Interesting and Unusual Inscriptions in All Saints' Church and Churchyard Bakewell.

By: COCKERTON, R.W.P.:

Price: £9.00

Publisher: 1957.:

Seller ID: 27470


Pp.15. Green wraps, slight rusting to staples, slight toning to covers with small mark to front cover. G+. View more info

Building Piece by Peace. The History of Holland House.

By: COLLINS, Christine.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Leominster: Gracewing, 1995.:

Seller ID: 8457


1st.ed. "Those wishing to explain what is different about Holland House should begin with its status as a 'House' - the earliest venue for Christian worship". Pp, 10/76. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

One Hundred Years On The Hill. St Peter's Streatham 1870-1970.

By: COOMBS, Joyce.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Saffron Walden: The Talbot Press(SPCK), 1970. 0:

Seller ID: 37988


History of the church of St.Peter's Streatham with short profiles of its clergymen. Pp.36, 8 black & white photo illustrations, inscribed by the author to title page. Paperback, slightly rubbed. VG. View more info

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The Making of a Parish.

By: DOGGETT, Harold Edwin.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Bedford: H.Burt & Son, 1937. 0:

Seller ID: 36017


1st edition. The author was Priest-in-Charge of the Conventional District of St. Michael and All Angels, Bedford. He arrived in the newly created parish to find no church or vicarage and set about establishing a flourishing church and congregation. Pp.40, signed by the author to title page, black & white portrait photo + 6 further pages of black & white photos, a couple of minor marginal spots. Blue pebbled cloth, gilt title to front. VG. View more info

The Story of Ely and its Cathedral.

By: DORMAN, B.E.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Ipswich: East Anglian Magazine. 1973.:

Seller ID: 17826


Contents include:- The Beginnings of Ely: The Story of St. Etheldreda: The Norman Builders: The Medieval Builders: The Monastery Builders: Oliver Cromwell and Ely: Mr. Essex saves the Cathedral. Pp 80. Many b/w illustrations. P/b. Illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Parish Church of St Kentigern Crosthwaite.

By: EELES, Francis C.:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Kendal: Titus Wilson and Son, 1974.:

Seller ID: 30875


Revised edition. With an account of its literary associations by the late Canon H.D.Rawnsley, and an introduction by the Right Reverend H.H.Williams, D.D.,Bishop of Carlisle, 1920-1946. "Crosthwaite Church is widely known to lovers of the Lake District, both as Keswick's Parish Church and as the Mother Church of northern Lakeland." Pp.10/79, 23 b/w illustrations including photo plates and plans. Black cloth, d/w. VG/VG. View more info

Hidden Miracles at All Souls.

By: ENDERSBEE, Mary.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Marshall, Morgan and Scott. 1977.:

Seller ID: 14206


1st.ed. "Challenges all Christians to re-examine their commitment to Christ and their attitude to stewardship of material and spiritual resources." Pp. 111, toning to pages. P/b. Cover and spine slightly scuffed. G. View more info

The Church of St Mary the Virgin Stoke-By-Nayland.

By: ENGLEHEART, Francis.

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Gloucester: The British Publishing Company Ltd, 1963. 0:

Seller ID: 38090


"This is one of the larger churches of Suffolk, a county so noted for its sacred buildings that it early won the title 'selig'(holy) - which in recent times has been corruoted into 'silly' Suffolk." Pp.36, black & white illustrations throughout, errata slip to title page. Red card covers. VG. View more info

A Short History of Ely Cathedral. (Illustrated with Woodcuts by John F. Greenwood).

By: EVANS, Seiriol.:

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Cambridge: The Dean and Chapter at the University Press. 1934.:

Seller ID: 25690


"The best way of understanding the history of this wonderful building is to sit down in the seats under the Octagon and read this short account; and then to walk round the Cathedral, following the directions in the guide". Pp 26, open out plan to rear of book, 4 b/w illustrations. P/b, slight toning to covers, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

The Story of Saffron Walden Parish Church.

By: FANCETT, William J.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: 1971.:

Seller ID: 27060


Pp 27, some b/w illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

The Cathedral Church of St. Anne, Leeds. A History and Guide.

By: FINNIGAN, Robert E.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London: The Universe/Associated Catholic Publications Company Ltd, 1988. 0949005436:

Seller ID: 34049

ISBN: 0949005436


"St. Anne's Cathedral in Leeds is one of the best Arts and Crafts Gothic churches in the country, and both it and its architect, J.H.Eastwood, deserve to be better known." (Peter Howell, Chairman, The Victorian Society). Pp.118, occasional colour and b/w plates throughout. Pbk. VG. View more info