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Faithful Ellen. A Sketch from Real Life

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, American Tract Society:

Edition: Early Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 020887


Black cloth, spine worn with cloth missing along hinges, corners a bit worn, 106pp., with a 3-page Publisher?s Catalog, 4 x 6? Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

WILLIAM GADSBY HB

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: EVANGELICAL PRESS:

Seller ID: 025678


Fine hardcover with clean white pages in near fine dust jacket, showing small wrinkle one one of the corners. The book looks almost brand new. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Men Who Have Risen Containing Authentic and Entertaining Biographies of the Most Celebrated Inventors, Discoverers, Merchants, Mechanics, Capitalists, Scientists and Scholars

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, John E. Potter and Company:

Seller ID: 035140


A nice, clean, tight copy in a handsome binding. Brown illustrated cloth with black and gold lettering and design. Frontispiece. Solid copy. Illustrated. 315pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Spiritual Letters of Father (Shirley Carter) Hughson, O.H.C.

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: West Park, NY, Holy Cross Press:

Seller ID: 040653


Sand cloth with blue spine lettering. ix, 251pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

More Fruits from Idia; or The Outcast safe in Christ: The Life and Happy Death of Charlotte Green, a Poor Orphan

By: Alexander Duff

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, American Sunday School Union: 1848

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 029824


Author Alexander Duff was of the Scotch Calcutta Mission. Frontispiece. Worn quarter cloth with worn marbled boards. Inner hinges split. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. 51pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Mere Marie Year Book (Signed Limited Edition)

By: Alice Laffey McHugh

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Delaware, William N. Cann: 1942

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 030773


This edition limited to 100 copies and is #67. Signed by both the Editor and the Illustrator. Red cloth with gold lettering on spine and front cover. Illustrated. Frontispiece. No writing in the book. 412pp., index. Binding is lightly soiled. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Days of Our Years (Signed First Edition)

By: Alva Riska Crumpton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Reidsville, GA, The Tattnall Journal: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026144


Blue cloth with gold lettering, author's signature on front free end-paper, another signature on Dedication page photograph of the couple, there is no other writing in the book, 300pp., illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Heart Set Free: The Life of Charles Wesley

By: Arnold Dallimore

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, Evangelical Press: 1991

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 034127


Outstanding biography by one of the best contemporary authors of eminent Christians. Paperback. New copy. 272pp. Frontispiece. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Arthur W. Pink: Letters from Spartanburg, 1917-1920

By: Arthur W. Pink

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Columbia, SC, Richbarry Press: 1993

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 037365


Few men's writings left the impact on the 20th century church as those from the pen of Arthur W. Pink. Yet the influence of his writings came largely after his death. Anyone familiar with Pink's life knows that he struggled constantly concerning the will of God for his life. Should he Pastor? Should he pursue an itinerant ministry? Should he devote his time fully to ministry through his pen? Or should he seek to combine several of these ministries? The truth is, he tried... View more info

A Portrait of Billy Graham

By: Asheville Citizen-Times; Foreword-Virgil L. Smith President and Publisher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Pediment Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 038650


Forward: "This publication celebrates the life of a living legend, the Reverend Billy Graham of Montreat, North Carolina, the world's best-known evangelist. We present this profile of Reverend Graham, who is captured by unique photographs and stories that have touched the hearts of millions around the world. We invite you to enjoy this wonderful publication and begin a journey that will impact your life. Virgil L. Smith, President and Publisher, Asheville Citizen-Tim... View more info

Memoir of Mary Anne Hooker (First Edition)

By: Author of Life of David

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, American Sunday-School Union: 1840

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034909


Cloth spine with marbled boards. "1840" written in pen on front cover. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Original paper spine label (20% gone). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Puritan Profiles: 54 Contemporaries of the Westminster Assembly (Biography)

By: Barker, William

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mentor: 1999

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 022928


Pictorial cloth, no writing in the book, nice copy, 345pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The King's Daughters (First Edition)

By: Benjamin A Ramsbottom [Compiler]

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, Gospel Standard Trust Publications: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030237


Remarkable biographies of Christian women from the 19th and 20th centuries including Cecilia Stone; Henrietta Gilpin; Alice Shettlewood; Margaret Speakman; Sarah Hatton; Peggy Greenall; Ann Simm; Annette Benson; Elizabeth Howarth; Anne Coates; Ann Pickup; Susan Sarll; Deborah Maria Philpot; Katie Pepler; Dorothy King; and Ruth Beesley. In all of them the remarkable grace of God is clearly seen. 330pp. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Dedicated...Committed: The Autobiography of Bishop Benjamin Julian Smith (First Edition)

By: Benjamin Julian Smith

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, Hemphill Press: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033741


Smith was Senior Bishop of the Methodist Episcopal Church from 1970 to 1974. Paperback. Portrait frontispiece. xii, 132pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Calvin Memorial Addresses delivered before the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Churc in the US at Savahnnah, GA, May, 1909

By: Benjamin Warfield and others

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N. Manchester, IN, Heckman Bindery: 2002

Edition: Reprint edition

Seller ID: 017917


Presbyterian Committee of Publication 1909 Reprint edition bound in black buckram with gold lettering on spine, No writing in the book - not even an owners name. binding tight, 286pp., Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Call Comes Ringing (First Edition)

By: Bill and Rebekah Sue Emanuel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Lawton, OK, Self-published: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032599


Southern Baptist Missions to the country of Japan in the mid-20th century. Pictorial cloth with matching pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated. No writing in the book. 151pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Ralph Sexton Story - From the Mountains Came the Light (First Edition)

By: Bob Terrell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Asheville, NC, Bob Terrell: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032990


The trials, triumphs and good times of a mountain preacher. Exponent of the Old Time Religion in modern times. 229pp. A nice clean copy. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Andrew Bonar: The Good Pastor (Ambassador Classic Biographies)

By: Bonar, Marjory

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Northern Ireland, Ambassador-Emerald International: 1999

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 034302


Bonar spoke to the hearts of his hearers, simply and directly, not thinking of how to please them, but delivering a message from the Lord. New paperback. This book would make a great gift. 153pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Pathway of Roses (Ambassador classic)

By: Boreham, F. W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Belfast, Emerald House Group: 1994

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 034149


This autobiography of Boreham, preacher and contemporary of Spurgeon and Moody, is encouraging as it relates personal accounts of God's protection and provision for him. Paperback. New copy. This book would make a great gift. 253pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Dr. John Gill

By: Broome, J.R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, Gospel Standard Trust Publications: 1991

Seller ID: 028200


Paperback. Illustrated cover (portrait of Gill). 10pp. No writing in the booklet. Nice copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

What Are Saints?: Fifteen Chapters on Sanctity Broadcast by C. C. Martindale, S. J.

By: C. C. Martindale

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Freeport, New York, Books for Libraries Press, Inc: 1968

Edition: Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 028255


Blue cloth with gold lettering on spine. No writing in the book. 157pp. Clean, unmarked pages. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Eastern Christianity in India: A History of the Syro-Malabar Church from the earliest time to the present day (First Edition)

By: Cardinal Eugene Tisserant

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Westminster, MD, The Newman Press: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040612


First Edition. Navy cloth with gold spine lettering. Frontispiece. Illustrated. xviii, 266pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Martyn Lloyd-Jones: A Family Portrait

By: Catherwood, Christopher

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Baker Pub Group: 1995

Seller ID: 034148


In this illuminating biography, Catherwood quells rumors surrounding his late grandfather, especially in regard to his views on the gift of tongues and ecclesiology. These ideas ultimately led to the end of a friendship between Jones and J.I. Packer, another prominent theologian. This biography pays tribute to a man whose legacy of strong doctrine still has immeasurable impact all over the world. Sand cloth with gold spine lettering. New copy. This book would make a g... View more info

William the Baptist

By: Chaney, Rev. James M.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Richmond, Presbyterian Committe of Publication: 1892

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 004724


144 pages. I don't know who William the Baptist was or why the Presbyterians were publishing a book about him. Ex-library. View more info

Life of Christian F. Swartz, Missionary at Travancore (First Edition)

By: Christian L. Schwartz

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Jackson, and Halliday: 1855

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033703


Swartz was Missionary to Travancore from 1750 to 1798. Green gilt cloth. Portrait frontispiece with tissue guard. vi, 272pp. Previous owner's name written inside front cover. Inner hinges split. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Moral Heroism Or, The Trials And Triumphs Of The Great And Good

By: Clara Lucas Balfour

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Houlston & Stoneman: 1848

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 026823


Green cloth with gold gilt lettering on spine. No writing in the book. Spine sunned. Internal library stamps. vi, 366pp., ads. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Real Christian: The Life of John Wesley (First Edition)

By: Collins, Kenneth J.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Nashville, Abingdon Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034142


A Real Christian: The Life of John Wesley fills a void in available books in Wesleyan studies by providing a brief, solid biography that focuses on Wesley himself. While exploring Wesley's ancestry, birth, death, and every major biographical and theological event between, Collins also explores the theme of John Wesley's spiritual growth and maturation. Wesley came to the conclusion that real Christians are those whose inward (and outward) lives have been transformed by ... View more info

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Tributes to the Memory of the Rev. C. P. Gadsden Late Rector of St. Luke's Church, Charleston, S. C. to which are added thirteen of his sermons (First Edition)

By: compiled by James H. Elliott

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charleston, Fogartie's Book Depository: 1872

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012732


Gadsden was the Rector of St. Luke's Church in Charleston, SC.The covers are rust colored cloth with black lines and gilt lettering. Gift inscription on front free end paper. Fore-edge of text block is stained. vi, 322pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

A Time for Remembering: The Story of Ruth Bell Graham (First Edition)

By: Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Price: $15.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Harper & Row: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031254


This is a true First Edition by Harper & Row (not Grayson). This was the first book written by famous suspense book writer, Patricia Daniels Cornwell. Sand cloth with red spine lettering. Illustrated. No writing in the book. Dust jacket is price-clipped. xv, 270pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Hiding Place (First Edition)

By: Corrie ten Boom; John and Elizabeth Sherrill

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Washington Depot, CT, Chosen Books: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041488


First Edition. Brown cloth with white lettering. 216pp. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Mylar cover. Previous owner's name and address written inside front cover. Some writing on last end paper (about returning borrowed books to the owner). Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Reformed Faith of John Calvin

By: David J. Engelsma

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Reformed Free Publishing Association: 2009-08-01

Seller ID: 021506


Fine pictorial hardcover. Brand new. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Life of the Late Reverend and Learned Dr. Cotton Mather, of Boston, (New England)

By: David Jennings

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, American Sunday School Union:

Seller ID: 029807


Cotton Mather (February 12, 1663 ? February 13, 1728; A.B. 1678, Harvard College; A.M. 1681, honorary doctorate 1710, University of Glasgow) was a socially and politically influential New England Puritan minister, prolific author, and pamphleteer. Known for his vigorous support for the Salem witch trials, he also left a scientific legacy due to his hybridization experiments and his promotion of inoculation for disease prevention." Wikipedia. Quarter cloth with marb... View more info

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Apparent Danger: The Pastor of America's First Megachurch and the Texas Murder Trial of the Decade in the 1920s

By: David Stokes

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, Bascom Hill Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034110


This book recounts the July, 1926 murder by the pastor of the largest independent Baptist church in America - in fact, the nation's first megachurch - who shot an unarmed man to death in his church office after an argument over a sermon. The notorious preacher was indicted for murder and faced the death penalty. The story was page-one news across the country. In fact, it may be the most famous story and courtroom drama you have never heard. Using more than 6,000 page... View more info

How Sweet the Sound: The Story of John Newton & William Cowper (First Edition)

By: Davidson, Noel

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Greenville, SC, Emerald House Group: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032851


Account of the lives, hymns and lasting legacy of these two prominent Christian men. Paperback. As new condition. No writing in the book. Illustrated in color. 270pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

As Our Heads Are Bowed

By: Davidson, Noel

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Belfast and Greenville, Emerald House Group: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034128


Converts with lives transformed through the ministry of Dr. Ian Paisley. Testimonial to the work of God in the life of a faithful preacher of the Gospel. Paperback. Pictorial cover. 222pp. New copy. This book would make a great gift. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Man Who Took God at His Word: C. L. Snidow, Christian Gentleman (Signed First Edition)

By: Dorothy M. Ferguson

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lynchburg, VA, Lynchburg College Press: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 027808


Red cloth with gold lettering and design. Author's gift inscription on title page. Portrait frontispiece. Illustrated. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. xvi, 112pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Even to Old Age; being some Records of the Life of The Late Mr. John Row, Pastor of Ebenezer Chapel, Tunbridge

By: E. Row, Editor

Price: $50.00

Publisher: London, E. Wilmshurst:

Edition: Private Printing

Seller ID: 021630


Black gilt cloth, gold lettering, portrait frontispiece (slightly pulled from the hinge, but holding strong), 64pp., no writing in the book, Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memoir of Mary L. Ware, wife of Henry Ware, Jr. (First Edition)

By: Edward B. Hall

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Boston, Crosby, Nichols, and Company: 1853

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030571


Henry Ware was an influential Unitarian theologian, early member of the faculty of Harvard Divinity School. He was a mentor to Ralph W. Emerson. This is a biography of Ware's wife (Mary) written by Edward B. Hall. Green gilt cloth with gold design and lettering on spine and front cover. A lovely binding. Tail of spine just a bit worn. Title page has tissue guard. vii, 434pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Memoir of Mrs. Sarah L. Huntington Smith, late of the American Mission in Syria

By: Edward W. Hooker

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Tract Society: 1845

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 034892


Account of a woman missionary to a Moslem nation in the early 1800's. Black gilt cloth with gold spine lettering and design. Frontispiece with tissue guard. 396pp. Some dampstained text. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Life of Alexander Duff (Missionary Annals)

By: Elizabeth B. Vermilye

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Fleming H. Revell Company: 1890

Seller ID: 015479


Previous owner's ink name to flyleaf - no other writing or markings. Pages tanned from age, but clean and crisp. First 3 pages (flyleaf-contents) have small closed tear in fore edge. Flexible cloth covers show moderate wear with bumped corner and darkened spine. Binding tight. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Honorable Little Miss Love (O Ai Chan) First Edition

By: Elizabeth Geist Newbold

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Domestic and Foreign Missionary Society: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032108


First Edition. Worn paperback with stained front cover. Frontispiece. Illustrated. No writing in the book. xiii, 136pp. Spine cocked. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Strength in Weakness Manifest in the Life, Various Trials, and Christian Testimony of that Faithful Servant and Handmaid of the Lord, Elizabeth Stirredge (First Edition)

By: Elizabeth Stirredge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Benjamin & Thomas Kite: 1810

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030166


This book demonstrates Stirredge's pious care and counsel to her children and is also for the instruction and benefit of many other parents and children. Tree calf leather with crude, cloth taped spine. Front board has worming. 166pp., with publisher's ads. Pencil writing on end papers. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Man of Vision: The Story of a Missionary-Priest: The Reverend Reginald Norton Willcox

By: Elizabeth Willcox Thompson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Self-published: 1989

Seller ID: 037108


The life story of a remarkable Episcopal priest in western North Carolina. Paperback. Pictorial cover. Illustrated. 197pp., xxxii. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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James Hervey: Preacher of Righteousness (First Edition)

By: Ella, George

Price: $50.00

Publisher: England, Go Publications: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020623


As new copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

These Strange Ashes (First Edition)

By: Elliot, Elisabeth

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034291


A deeply personal account of Elizabeth Elliot's first year as a jungle missionary. First Edition. Dust jacket is not price clipped. xi, 132pp. Previous owner's name written on front free end-paper. There is no other writing in the book. Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

John Wesley: The Christian Hero (First Edition)

By: Elsie E. Egermeier

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Anderson, IN, The Warner Press: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034175


First Edition. Burgundy cloth with gold lettering and design on spine and front cover. Frontispiece portrait (Wesley). File folder label on front free end paper. 128pp. Illustrated. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Joy of Service: Memoirs of Elizabeth Dodge Huntington Clarke (Signed First)

By: Elspeth McClure Clarke; Court Carroll Walters

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, National Board ofthe Young Women's Christian Association: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 032777


Author's gift inscription on front free end paper. There is no other writing in the book. Blue cloth with gold lettering on spine and front board. End papers a bit age toned. 316pp., index. Circular water mark on front dust jacket. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Things We Couldn't Say

By: Eman, Diet; Schaap, James

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Eerdmans Pub Co: 2000

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 032850


A woman and her friend who risked everything to help rescue Dutch Jews during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. Charcoal cloth with gold spine lettering. Solid copy. Frontispiece. Illustrated. No writing in the book. viii, 392pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Life of Saint Audrey: A Text by Marie De France

By: Emanuel J. Mickel (Foreword); June Hall McCash [Editor]; Judith Clark Barban [Editor];

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Jefferson, NC, McFarland & Company: 2006

Seller ID: 038615


Preserved in a single manuscript in the British library, the Life of Saint Audrey or Vie Seinte Audree is the story of an Anglo-Saxon princess, who, though twice married, remains a virgin until her death. Her tale reveals that spiritual marriage was not an easy path to sainthood, particularly with an unwilling husband. The text is a fine example of what some critics have called a hagiographical romance--a saints life that borrows many characteristics from secular romanc... View more info

On the Trail of the Colporteur Evangelist: A Story of Miracles and Providences in Literature Ministry (Signed First Edition)

By: Emanuel Remsen

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Takoma Park, WA, Review and Herald Publishing Association: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 030141


Author's signature and address on front decorated end-paper. Book has some marginalia (writing by family). Page 98 handwritten note indicates that at least one of the subject Colporteurs was Carl Rosmussen. There is a portrait (frontispiece) of W. W. Eastman, who was Secretary of the Publishing Department for North America. Green leatherette (worn) with gold lettering on front cover (faded). Inner hinges split. Decorated end-papers. 192pp. A rare find! Seventh D... View more info