The Pope's Men.
London: Independent Press Ltd.,1953. First Reprint. 24 pp. 18 x 12.5 cm. " Written for, and at the request of, the Life and Work Committee of the Congregational Union of England and Wales". Yellow card covers, printed red. Contents clean, but covers foxed. (Book ref. 13438) £5.00
FREE CHURCH DIRECTORY 1965-66
(Crown House 1966) 8vo 370pp Good (Book ref. 2696) £5.00
The ' Retractation' of Robert Browne ... Being 'A reproofe of certeine schismatical persons-i.e. Henry Barrowe, John Greenwood, ...1588, since lost, and now first published with a brief account of its discovery by Champlin Burrage.
London & Oxford: Oxford University Press (Humphrey Milford) Horace Hart, 1907. First Edition Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. Editor's Presentation Copy FIRST EDITION : THUS 1907 . Grey printed paper covers as issued. Untrimmed edges as issued. Sewn book. **WITH INSCRIPTION ; 'With the Editor's compliments' in neat hand to head of title-page. Text tight and clean, Covers have edge-wear and are a little dusty. One or two minor marks. Very good. Full title; The ' Retractation' of Robert Browne ... Being 'A reproofe of certeine schismatical persons-i.e. Henry Barrowe, John Greenwood, and their congregation-and their doctrine touching the hearing and preaching of the Word of God.' Written probably early in the year 1588, since lost, and now first published with a brief account of its discovery by Champlin Burrage. Book now in an archival quality clear protective jacket. (viii), 65 pages. SCARCE. Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, Theology and Church History. ] (Book ref. 0015953) £68.50
The Creeds and Platforms of Congregationalism.By Williston Walker Professor in Hartford Theological Seminary. FIRST EDITION. NEW YORK : 1893. [ Anabaptists, Brownists, Confessions of 1589, 1596 - Mayflower Compact, Declarations 1658, 1833, 1865 etc, etc,.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1893. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine. Large Octavo FIRST EDITION. NEW YORK : 1893. Hardback. Green ribbed cloth, spine gilt lettered. Boards blind ruled. Lemon end-papers. Untrimmed edges as issued. Bright, tight and clean. NEAR FINE. Neat owner name; no internal markings. (viii), 604 pages. Index. Bibliographical footnotes. SCARCE. **Book now in an archival quality clear protective jacket.** [ Anabaptists, Brownists, Confessions of 1589, 1596 - Mayflower Compact, Declarations 1658, 1833, 1865 etc, etc,. ] Heavy book; extra postage required. [ Rosley Books - for Antiquarian books, Theology, Literature & History ] (Book ref. 0015947) £55.00
Visible Saints : The Congregational Way. 1640-1660. By Geoffrey F. Nuttall. OXFORD - FIRST EDITION : 1957. HARDBACK in JACKET.
Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1957. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good Plus. 8vo FIRST EDITION : 1957. Hardback. Original light blue cloth, gilt lettered spine. In yellow printed dust-jacket. No owner name or internal markings. NEAR FINE. Jacket very good indeed. A nice bright and fresh copy. (xi), 178 pages. Includes bibliography (p. 168-170) and Index. ** Jacket now in a clear archival quality protective sleeve**. [ Rosley Books for Theology & Church History. ] (Book ref. 0015888) £30.00
Congregationalism in England 1662-1962. FIRST EDITION : 1962
London: Independent Press, 1962. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good. Large Octavo FIRST EDITION : 1962. Hardback. Large 8vo. Dark red cloth, gilt lettered spine. VERY GOOD. A bright tight and clean copy. Neat owner label, but no internal markings. Minor wear only. CONTENTS: Preface, Abbreviation, Introduction, i: Black Bartholomew 1658-1662, ii: Under the Cross 1662-1688, iii: Gardens Walled Around 1689-1760, iv: Spiritual Revolution 1760-1815, v: Consolidation 1815-1850, vi: Perplexity and Progress 1850-1890, vii: The Beginning of Sorrows 1890-1930, viii: The Hill Difficulty 1930-1960, Epilogue. (xiii), 504pages. Bibliography: p. 466-477. Index: p. 479-504. **Book now in clear archival quality protective jacket.** **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping** Uncommon title. [ Rosley Books - for Antiquarian books, Literature, History & Theology ] (Book ref. 0015886) £30.00
A Manual of Congregational Principles. LONDON : 1889.
London: Congregational Union, 1889. Sixth Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good Plus. 8vo LONDON : 1889 (first issued 1884). Hardback. Brown sand-grained cloth, gilt lettered spine and cover. Decorative borders. Lemon end-papers. Contents tight and clean. VERY GOOD INDEED. No owner name or markings. Minor wear only. An uncommon title. (xi), 247 pages. **Book now in clear archival quality protective jacket.** **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping** [ Rosley Books - for Antiquarian books, Literature, History & Theology ] (Book ref. 0015885) £30.00
Fantasia on Hymn Tunes for Organ and Congregation. By J.A. Mearle - Organist, Central Hall, Westminster. LONDON : 1913. ; Centenary Celebration 1913, Albert Hall Meeting ]
London: Stainer & Bell, 1913. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Large Octavo FIRST EDITION. LONDON : 1913. Buff printed card covers. Saddle-stitched. 16pp. No owner name. Three marginal marks; no other markings. Minor wear. Covers a little dusty. VERY GOOD. No copies held in the UK. **Book now in an archival quality clear protective jacket**Fantasia on Hymn Tunes for Organ and Congregation. By J.A. Mearle - Organist, Central Hall, Westminster. Centenary Celebration 1913, Albert Hall Meeting. [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, Inklings, Theology, Literature and History ]. (Book ref. 0015870) £45.00
''Annals of a Disruption Congregation in Aberdeenshire. Being the story of Inverurie Free Church, afterwards known as Inverurie United Free Church, and now the West Church, Inverurie''.
The University Press (Aberdeen) 1943. viii + 68pp; 18 illustrations. Printed boards. VG. (Book ref. 2730) £10.00
Documents of the Thirty First and Thirty Second General Congregations of the Society of Jesus
Paperback Inst of Jesuit Sources 1977 598 0912422262 All items in stock -posted First Class on day of order (if received before 4.00pm) - expect next day delivery in UK, or within 3-6 working days for all non-UK destinations Cover rubbed and crease Good (Book ref. 537178) £12.00
The Rule of Saint Benedict - a Commentary By the Right Rev. Dom Paul Delatte, Abbot of Solesmes and Superior-General of the Congregation of Benedictines of France
London: Burns, Oates, & Washbourne, ltd., 1950. Cloth. Very Good/No Jacket. 8vo Lightly rubbed, tiny dent to edge of rear board, endpapers lightly browned and foxed, top corner cut off ffep, else a tidy copy, pp VG. (Book ref. 000890) £50.00
Dent, London. 1933 small 8vo., vii, 242 pps., blue cloth. Marks on boards, faded spine, little foxing on eps. VG, no dust jacket. With a survey of Modern Congregational Musical Worship by Eric H. Thiman. (Book ref. 8707) £15.00
Church Music in the Nineteenth Century
London : Herbert Jenkins hardback, 8vo., 166pps music examples. A very good copy. Book is VG+ in a VG dust jacket, small fray head of spine, clipped. (Book ref. 9406) £10.00
Singing For Schools And Congregations: A Grammar of Vocal Music....founded on The Tonic Solfa Method..
Boethius Press 1985: Classic Texts in Music Education 14 facsimile of 1852 edition,original edn.1842,introduced by Bernarr Rainbow.Pages xlvi,163. As new,no dust jacket. (Book ref. 5433) £15.00
Independency in Halesworth and District - History of Independency Giving a Brief Account of Its Origin in England and the Story of the Churches of the Congregational Order in Halesworth and District
Halesworth: Fairweather, 1936. Hard Cover. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 8vo. 1936.164pp. Illustrated. Pages uniformly browned throughout otherwise good in original blue cloth gilt. Slight rubbing to extremities otherwise good and gilt bright. Scarce. (Book ref. 20970) £25.00
Register of the Minister Elders and Deacons of the Christian Congregation of St. Andrews Comprising the Proceedings of the Kirk Session and of the Court of the Superintendent of Fife Fothrick and Strathearn 1559-1600 Part First and Part Second
Edinburgh: T & A Constable for the Scottish History Society. First Edition. Hardbacks. The two volume set, published in 1889 and 1890, in the original dark blue cloth lettered in gilt. Some damp-spotting/fading to the boards of both volumes. Both volumes very good internally and unopened. Pp.cvi,1016 (continuous pagination). Illustrated. Preface and Notes by the editor. (Book ref. 15249) £95.00
These Hundred Years a History of the Congregational Union of England and Wales 1831-1931
London: Congregational Union of England and Wales, 1931. First Edition. A very good copy in a good dustwrapper which shows some edge wear and tear. 424 pages. 24 illustrations. The official centenary history of the Congregational Union. (Book ref. 11859) £15.00
North Morningside Church Edinburgh History of the Congregation 1863-1930
Edinburgh: Oliver & Boyd, 1930. First Edition. A good copy in dark blue cloth lettered in gilt on spine. 122pp. Frontispiece and 8 illustrations. (Book ref. 5364) £9.00
Morningside Congregational Church the Story of Fifty Years 1887-1937
Edinburgh: Privately Published. First Edition. A good copy in card covers. Inscribed presentation copy from one of the co-authors. 55pp. 8 illustrations. A little pencilled side-lining. The story of an Edinburgh church. (Book ref. 5358) £12.00
A history of the Cheshire County Union of Congregational Churches.
Manchester: Thomas Griffiths & co, 1907. First edition (hardback). 8vo, xii, 321pp. Frontispiece, plates, folding map. Original green cloth, gilt titling to the front board and the spine. Boards a little rubbed, lacks the front free endpaper, scattered foxing of the contents. Overall, this copy is in good condition. (Book ref. 25531) £15.00