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Publisher: London: Methuen London, 1992.:
Seller ID: 27310
1st British ed. "The Methuen Dictionary of Cliches is a pithily written and accessibly compiled reference book which offers vital and accurate information about those phrases that so frequently trip - or stumble - from our tongues." Pp. 10/432, slight toning to pages. Blue cloth, illustrated d/w price-clipped. G+/G+. View more info
Publisher: London: SPCK. 1940.:
Seller ID: 26608
1st ed. "To help a newcomer to Church services to understand some of the less familiar words in the Prayer Book". Pp 23. Paperback. G+. View more info
Publisher: Eastbourne, England: Kingsway Publications, 1994.:
Seller ID: 17032
1st ed. "Quotations from secular writers, Christian writers and from the Bible. Alphabetical listing, fully cross-referenced, with Index of Sources." Pp.17/295. P/b. G+. View more info
By: BELL, Holly.
Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1963.:
Seller ID: 19099
"An alphabetical collection of the facts, customs, traditions, songs and stories of the Christmas celebration, and the part each one has played, from the birth of Jesus until the present day. Each entry bears a b/w illustrative drawing. The last ten pages contain a Supplement including the Christmas Scriptures from the Bible, a listing of Christmas carols, stories etc." Pp.64. Pbk, slight toning to spine edge. G+. View more info
By: BISHOP, Peter D.
Publisher: London: SCM. 1979.:
Seller ID: 21360
1st ed. "It is impossible to speak of religions such as Hinduism, Buddhism and Islam without using words from the original Sanskrit, Pali or Arabic......This book provides definitions and descriptions of the most important words in six religious traditions". Pp 150. P/b, sunning to edges. G+. View more info
By: BOWDEN, John.
Publisher: London: SCM. 1990.:
Seller ID: 15479
1st ed. "Basic information about men and women who have been, and are, important in the history of Christian theology, and about what they thought, said and wrote". Pp 152. Owners bookplate to fep. P/b. Clear protective wrap affixed. G+. View more info
Publisher: London: Cassell Publishers Ltd., 1996.:
Seller ID: 21994
3rd ed. "Now in its third edition, Brewer's Dictionary of 20th-Century Phrase and Fable forms a fascinating and entertaining guide to the multi-faceted nature of the contemporary world." 24cms. x 15.5cms. Pp. 9/662, notation to verso front cover. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, illustrated d/w. G+/G+. View more info
By: BROSSE, Jacques.
Publisher: Edinburgh: Chambers, 1991.:
Seller ID: 21754
"In the 'Compact Reference' series, this book relates the life, works, teaching and character of the greatest religious leaders, from antiquity to the present day..." Pp.13/234 with Pp.16 illustrations; owner's label to fep. P/b with illustrated cover. VG. View more info
Publisher: London: Sidgwick & Jackson, 1986.:
Seller ID: 20150
1st ed. "No other Christian reference book is so easy or down-to-earth." 24cms. x 16cms. Pp. 491. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w has slight sunning to spine. VG/G+. View more info
By: CASTLE, Tony.
Publisher: London: Marshall Pickering. 1989.:
Seller ID: 25441
1st ed. "Includes wise words from almost all the famous Christian writers, from the days of the early church right up to the present era. Also includes extracts from famous philosophers, poets, politicians and playwrights". Pp 380. P/b, slight scuffing to spine. G+. View more info
Publisher: London: Cassell, 1996.:
Seller ID: 4550
1st ed. "Providing a comprehensive reference to saints,popes,martyrs,orders,heresies,schisms and religious movements, the dictionary is an alphabetically ordered volume of essential facts about the main brances of the Christian churches." Pp. 3/296. P/b. Illust. cover. VG. View more info
Publisher: London: Geoffrey Cumberledge. OUP,1954.:
Seller ID: 2846
First Issue. A reference book of the Parish clergy, chaplains, and preachers of the Church of England together with College and other appointments. Pp.32(ads)/16/560/13(supplement),4(ads) + 4pp ads inserted between pp.228/229, ads to endpapers. Card bookmark on blue ribbon attached to inner spine. (Many interesting illustrated ads for bells, vestments, church silver, etc), occasional marginal marks. Black cloth, gilt title to spine, d/w rubbed and chipped. VG/G+. View more info
By: DEURSEN, A Van.
Publisher: London: Oliphants. 1968.:
Seller ID: 18778
"Gives a classified collection of illustrations of various terms, objects, manners and customs in the Bible". Pp 142. Many b/w illustrations, pages toned. P/b. Creasing to spine and scuff to front cover. G. View more info
Publisher: London: Libraco Limited, nd. (c.1955).:
Seller ID: 45581
Reader's Guide to the Arrangement of Books on the Shelves, Together with an Abridged Index to Subjects. The scheme of classification divides knowledge into 9 main classes, with a tenth class covering works so general as tp belong to no one of the 9 main classes..." Pp.24. Paperback, minor creasing and a small ink spot to lower front corner. G+. View more info
By: EADIE, John.
Publisher: London: Religious Tract Society,nd.:
Seller ID: 3990
26th ed. Pp.8/690,frontis.map of Palestine in the time of JesusChrist, + other maps, vignette illustrations, bookplate to verso front board, hinges weak. Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. G+ View more info
By: FAY, Frederic L.
Publisher: London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1969.:
Seller ID: 7834
4th imp. Dictionary with Biblical connections. Pp. 64. B/w illustns. throughout. P/b, minor creasing to rear cover. G+. View more info