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DAVID LIVINGSTONEThe Weaver Boy who became a Missionary

By: Adams, H.G.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1892

Edition: 23rd Edition

Seller ID: Pa295

Condition: V.g.


306pp, iv pub. ads. Original dec. grey boards depicting a Lion and a man fighting. Lovely clean binding with a.e.g. Front free end paper missing, titles and margins foxed. View more info

THE LIFE AND ADVENTURES OF DR. LIVINGSTONE: In the Interior of South Africa

By: Adams, H.G.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, James Blackwood & Co.: 1870

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa894

Condition: Fine


ND [c1870] xxxviii, 351pp. Frontis. portrait and sixty engravings. Dedication page to the Directors of the London Missionary Society. Attractive brown dec. buckram binding with gilt blocked titles and black decoration and rules. All edges gilt. Small edge nick but a nice copy. No inscriptions. Scarce item. [David Livingstone 1813-1873] View more info

MISSIONARY BOOK FOR THE YOUNG- FIRST BOOK ON MISSIONS,

By: Anon,

Price: £15.00

Publisher: The Religious Tract Society, ND[mid nineteenth century],:

Seller ID: C384


fifth ed., 120pp, engraved title page, vignettes, 12mo, orig. blind stamped dec. cloth, gilt, fine condition. . View more info

THE STEEP ASCENT Missionary Talks for Young People

By: Entwistle, Emily M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Jarrold & Sons:

Seller ID: J790

Condition: Fine


ND 216pp View more info

ON THE BORDERS OF PIGMY-LAND

By: Fisher, Ruth B.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Marshall Brothers: 1910

Edition: 3rd edition

Seller ID: TS417

Condition: V.g.


ND c1910. x, 215pp. Frontis. portrait of the author, title-page with red titles and pub. name [heavily foxed], publishers green cloth with gilt titles to the spine and photo rpint to the cover [rubbed]. A sound binding with a tight text block. Heavy foxing a few pages. 21 chapters Uganda railroad - Land, lake - Mengo, Uganda - Toro, land of mountains of moon - Country - Home life - Royal life - Women of Toro - Child life - Religion - Language - Festivities in Toro - Tramp to Albert Edward Lake - Tramp holidays - Tramp through 4 kingdoms of Protectorate - Tramp to pigmies - Pigmies (Batwa) & th... View more info

ON THE BORDERS OF PIGMY-LAND

By: Fisher, Ruth B.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Marshall Brothers: 1910

Edition: 3rd edition

Seller ID: TS419

Condition: Fine


x, 215pp. Frontis. portrait of the author, title-page with red titles. Publishers green cloth with gilt titles to the spine and photo print to the cover. A nice binding with a sound and tight text block. Some foxing to the fore-edge. 21 chapters Uganda railroad - Land, lake - Mengo, Uganda - Toro, land of mountains of moon - Country - Home life - Royal life - Women of Toro - Child life - Religion - Language - Festivities in Toro - Tramp to Albert Edward Lake - Tramp holidays - Tramp through 4 kingdoms of Protectorate - Tramp to pigmies - Pigmies (Batwa) & their (Bambuba) neighbours - To snows ... View more info

AMONG THE MONGOLS

By: Gilmour, Rev. James

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society, 56 Paternoster Road: 1883

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH272

Condition: Fine


ND c1883. 288pp. 50 text illustrations, Pub. green cloth illus with black titles, picture and decorations. Stamped in gilt to the front upper corner of the cover [Presentation Copy London Missionary Society' 19cms. Illustratoins by Whymper. View more info

JOURNAL OF MR ANTHONY N. GROVES Missionary,

By: Groves, Anthony N.

Price: £2,850.00

Publisher: London, James Nisbet: 1831

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa672

Condition: V.g.


During a Journey from London to Bagdad Through RUSSIA, GEORGIA, AND PERSIA Also a Journey from London to Bagdad....half-title, xi, 215, [i pub. ad] pp. Publisher's brown boards with a faded red linen spine, with printed label [worn]. A rare item with only 7 copies on Copac. [Wilson 86]. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

ACROSS INDIA AT THE DAWN OF THE 20th CENTURY

By: Guiness, Lucy E.

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, The Religious Tract Society: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa549

Condition: Fine


260pp. Illustrated throughout with illustrations including many photographs, 9 maps and 25 diagrams. Publisher's blue/green cloth with gilt titles and illustration in gilt of the rising sun. A survey of India and the activities of the Missionary Movement.A scarce book in fine condition. View more info

THE CHURCH MISSIONARY INTELLIGENCER Vol.9 A Monthly Journal of Missionary Information

By: Journal of Missionary Information

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Jackson, and Halliday: 1858

Edition: Original issues

Seller ID: Pa422

Condition: V.g.


[x] [contents], 288, [iv]pp. 13 Engraved plates throughout complete [some mis-bound] including a nice view of Auckland harbour with sailing boats, New Zealand etc etc. by J. Johnson. All 12 monthly issues for 1858 bound in a fine half-calf with lovely delicate marbled boards. Four raised bands with gilt decoration and a red morocco label. A trifle rubbed but near fine. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

THE CHURCH MISSIONARY INTELLIGENCER Vol.7 A Monthly Journal of Missionary Information

By: Journal of Missionary Information

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Jackson, and Halliday: 1856

Edition: Original issues

Seller ID: Pa424

Condition: V.g.


[x] [contents], 288, [iv]pp. 10 Engraved plates throughout and 2 maps [lacking one plate and one map], West Africa,East and Central Africa, India, Ceylon, China, New Zealand,Turkey, Vancouver's Island, Slave Trade operations including Cuba etc etc. Plates by J. Johnson including two slave ship engravings. All 12 monthly issues for 1856 bound in a fine half-calf with marbled boards. Four raised bands with gilt decoration and a red morocco label. A trifle rubbed but near fine. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

THE CHURCH MISSIONARY INTELLIGENCER Vol.3 A Monthly Journal of Missionary Information

By: Journal of Missionary Information

Price: £100.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Jackson, and Halliday: 1852

Edition: Original issues

Seller ID: Pa425

Condition: V.g.


[viii] [contents], 288pp. 12 Engraved plates throughout by J. Johnson. 1 [of 2 ] maps. West Africa,East Africa, India, China, British Guiana, North-West America etc etc. All 12 monthly issues for 1852 bound in a fine half-calf with marbled boards. Four raised bands with gilt decoration and a red morocco label. A trifle rubbed PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS View more info

PERSIAN SKETCHES

By: Linton, Right Rev. R.J.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Church Missionary Society: 1923

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: Pa761

Condition: V.g.


x, 132pp. Pub. green boards, black titles. 9 pictures. Rather poorly produced book with cheap covers and paper but an interesting period between the wars. The writer was the Bishop of Persia. Attractive gift bookplate to the f.e.p. Scarce. View more info

MISSIONARY TRAVELS AND RESEARCHES IN SOUTH AFRICA

By: Livingstone, David

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Maclaren & Company: 1905

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: Pa732

Condition: V.g.


xiv, 447pp. Frontis. folding print of the Victoria Falls. 40 illus and maps. Folding map at the rear. Pub. illus. green binding. Front edges of the baords a trifle mottled but a sound and tight copy. View more info

MISSIONARY TRAVELS AND RESEARCHES IN SOUTH AFRICA

By: Livingstone, David

Price: £625.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1857

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: W247

Condition: V.g.


Including a Sketch of Sixteen Years' Residence in the Interior of Africa. ix, [i list of illus.] frontis [foxed], 687, folding map by Arrowsmith [fine], 8pp [pub. cat. dated Nov 1st 1857]. 47 illustrations as called for including full-page wood-engraved plates [fine condition] and the folding map by Arrowsmith in rear envelope present [one fold split.]. Original brown cloth, gilt. Blind stamped patterned borders to spine and both boards. 2nd issue with the un-tinted plates and brown end-papers. Attractive bookplate of John Slater, Seaforth, Liverpool to inside board. END-PAPERS CRACKED but sou... View more info

MISSIONARY TRAVELS AND RESEARCHES IN SOUTH AFRICA

By: Livingstone, David

Price: £85.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1899

Edition: New Edition

Seller ID: Pa817

Condition: Fine


447pp. Blue buckram binding with black titles and borders. Attractive giltt titles to the spine with a gilt lion's head and mane. 53 plates inc. large folding double map at the rear [repaired] and the frontispiece from an engraving of the Victoria Falls and title vignette of hippopotamus. Lacks the front blank free end-paper. The photographic plates supplied by Mr Fry and Rev.Cuillard. especially for this edition. The folding map shows Livingsones route and South Africa in 1899. View more info

MISSIONARY TRAVELS AND RESEARCHES IN SOUTH AFRICA

By: Livingstone, David

Price: £745.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1857

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: GT297

Condition: V.g.


Including a Sketch of Sixteen Years' Residence in the Interior of Africa......ix,[i list of illus.] frontis, 687pp, folding map by Arrowsmith [fine], 8pp [pub. cat. dated Nov 1st 1857]. 47 illustrations as called for including full-page wood-engraved plates [fine condition] and the folding map by Arrowsmith in rear envelope present [no splits]. Original brown cloth, gilt. Owners name and address dated March 5th 1858 in a large but neat ink hand to the blank f.f.e.p. Some light stains to the front end-papers othewrise a fine copy throughout with a unfaded brown blind-stamped original cloth pub.... View more info

LAWS OF LIVINGSTONIA: A Narriative of Missionary Adventure and Achievement

By: Livingstone, W.P.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton Limited: 1922

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH035

Condition: Fine


xi, 385pp. folding map at the rear. Illustrated with 17 photographic plates throughout. Undated. Red cloth, gilt. An account of the Livingstonia Mission founded in 1874 and written for the celebration of its approaching Jubilee in 1924. View more info

MISSIONARY TRAVELS AND ADVENTURES IN AFRICA

By: Livinstone]

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1880

Edition: London Missionary Society's Edition

Seller ID: TH328

Condition: V.g.


or The Life of David Livingstone, LL.D. With Brief Account of the Commencement of the Mission where Stanley found Livingstone.Frontis. portait of David Livingston 318pp. Publishers green illus. cloth. Black titles with a colour print of flowers pasted to the upper right top of the front board. Gilt stamped 'Presentation Copy London Missionary Society' to the top left of the front. Lacking the plain front free end-paper and off-setting to the rear board/ A sound and attractive copy with nice illustrations. Interesting footnote to p318 announcing that news of the deaths of Dr Mullens and Rev. A.... View more info

A.M. MACKAY Pioneer Missionary of the Church Missionary Society to Uganda by his sister,

By: Mackay, J.W.H.,

Price: £160.00

Publisher: HODDER AND STOUGHTON, LONDON, 1890,:

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: D423


viii,488pp, folding map [one tear], frontis. portrait, octavo, original blue cloth, gilt dec. block front board, gilt lettering ruled, dark green en d-papers, fine condition, a little foxing and dust, some pages un-cut. A scarce 1st edition of a common book. Neat inscription dated Christmas 1890, View more info