Books for sale : all proceeds for Bible Mission  see also Sheet Music for sale

All monies raised by the sale of the books listed below will be given to a Bible Mission charity. The prices quoted are exclusive of postage and packing. If you would like to purchase any of these books, please email me first to check availability, stating your requirements and address, and I will reply with the additional postage charges. I would prefer payment by PayPal; this is easily and safely done by using the Make a Donation button on this page.    Please note that during July and August I may be away on holiday and unable to reply quickly.

New Every Morning (The prayer book of the daily Broadcast Service). Pub. London: British Broadcasting Corporation. Rep. 1941 £0.60
New Every Morning (The prayer book of the daily Broadcast Service). Pub. London: British Broadcasting Corporation. Revised 1948 £1.00 SOLD
New Every Morning, New Edition 1973.  A book of daily services for broadcasting.  Paperback, as new. Reprint of 1979, ISBN 0563 122439.  Pub. London: British Broadcasting Corporation. £2.00  SOLD
The English Hymnal Words only. Good, clean copy (markings on front endpaper). OUP/ Mowbray; 43rd imp. of 1906 ed., 1979 £1.00
Christadelphian Hymn Book Words only. marking on front endpaper. Intact copy, fair for age. Ed. of 1874 revised and reset. Birmingham: The Christadelphian. 1935 £0.50
Christadelphian Hymn Book Words only. marking on front endpaper. Intact copy, fair for age. Birmingham: Christadelphian Literature Society, 1926 £0.50
The BBC Hymn Book Words only. marking on front endpaper. Intact copy, fair for age. Pub. for the BBC by OUP. Rep. of first ed. 1963 £0.50
The BBC Hymn Book with Music. Some tearing of endpaper. otherwise intact copy, fair for age. Pub. for the BBC by OUP. 2nd imp. 1952 SOLD
All creation Sing Unto the Lord 24 Narrations for Cantatas, by Sis. Vera Ifill. Published 1999 by the author for Christadelphian use, and originally sold for Bible Mission. £10 or offer
In Praise of Westminster Abbey Compiled by Lawrence E. Tanner. First ed. pub. Frederick Muller Ltd., London, 1950. 64pp, 11cmX14cm, hard cover, no d.j. Good copy, slight scuffing to spine. illustrated. £4.00
The Alternative Service Book 1980 Red hb;As new, apart from light pencilled name on front endpaper. Clowes, SPCK, CUP 1980 £1.00
Hymns Ancient & Modern New Standard Melody Edition. 2 copies very good condition (names marked on front endpaper). Canterbury Press; 0907547 38 9; £3.00 each both SOLD
Hymns Ancient & Modern New Standard Melody Edition. Intact; some damage to endpaper, labels stuck to obscure inscriptions. Canterbury Press; 0907547 38 9; £0.70 SOLD
20th Century Folk Hymnal Vol. 1 Melody Edition. Compiled by Kevin Mayhew. Pub. Mayhew-McCrimmon. 1st. ed. 1974. 104 songs. Good condition; pbk.


Songs of Hope by Grace Noll Crowell.  Cassell 1938.  Good condition for age, no dust cover. Hardback. £1.50
Make His Praise Glorious  - a selection from the psalms chosen by David Hunter, illustrated by Treyer Evans.  Blandford keystone series. Book excellent condition apart from written inscription on first page.  Dustcover has small tear.  Hardback, n.d., but inscription dated 1973 £3.00
Hymns Ancient & Modern New Standard Words edition.  v.g. condition apart from numbers written on frontispiece.  Hardback. 1983. ISBN 0907547397 £1.00   SOLD
Children Praising Music ed. Herbert Wiseman, Words ed. W.H. Hamilton.  Geoffrey Cumberlege, OUP 5th impression 1954 (of 1937 pub.)  Hardback, some detachment of spine.  Pages in good condition £2.00
Anthems Ancient & Modern Novello. n.d. guess ca, 1905, hardback music ed.  Some soiling of covers, otherwise good condition £2.00
The Cathedral Psalter with chants  Novello, black hardback music ed, ca. 1920?  Good condition £1.50 SOLD
The New Cathedral Psalter with chants, Music ed, Novello, Red hardback.  Fair condition, 2 copies SOLD
The New Cathedral Psalter, words only, Novello, Red hardback.  Fair condition, 2 copies £0.50 each
The Oxford book of carols (Dearmer, Vaughan Williams & Shaw. 19th impression 1950 (of 1928 pub.) Good condition.
Also (added Oct 2011) 12th impression 1943 (of 1928). Fair condition, some yellowing of pages, name & address inked in, + label attached to endpaper.

The Parish Choir Manual Novello, hardback, 1903.  Very Good condition for age £2.00 SOLD
Sacred Songs and Solos with Standard Hymns combined, 750 pieces. Sankey / Morgan & Scott.  Pbk, intact but some soiling £0.50 
The Scottish Psalter 1929 hardback, split with tunes in tonic sol-fa separated from words.  Pages intact; some soiling of red back SOLD

Hymns Ancient & Modern, Standard ed. words only, 1958 printing.  Spine taped.  (also other copies, variety of printings at £0.30 each)

£0.50  SOLD
Golden Bells Hymns for young people, with supplement, 738 pieces, words only. Pbk SOLD
Songs of Praise, enlarged ed., words only.  pages in good condition, hard back marked £0.50 SOLD
In His Presence a prayer book and guide to confirmation, communion and church teaching, by Denis E. Taylor.  Religious Education Press Ltd., 8th ed. 1963  Red Hardback, good condition £1.00
The Parallel Psalter - Prayer book, authorised and revised versions in parallel columns.  Cambridge University Press, 1907.  Prayer book, Authorised and Revised versions in parallel columns, with alternate blank pages for written notes.  Pages in good condition, extensive notes written into front pages, some notes elsewhere. £1.50  SOLD
The Psalms, and Church Hymnary rev. ed.  OUP Hard back, good condition, front endpaper removed. £1.00 SOLD
Houldsworth's Cheetham's Psalmody with supplement by Dr. Roberts.  Dark green cloth covered hard-back, no date, ca. 1886, good condition for age. £10.00

The Treasury of David containing an original exposition of the book of Psalms; a collection of illustrative extracts from the whole range of literature; a series of homiletical hints upon almost every verse; and lists of writers upon each psalm.  By C.H. Spurgeon. Complete 7 volume set, pub. Marshall Brothers Ltd, Prefaces dated: vol1 1869 to Vol 7 1885.  All volumes intact, but spines worn and faded.  One spine repaired, another is completely detached down one edge.  Pages in good condition for age. Just one volume has a single word pencilled on the endpaper, otherwise clean of markings. A very usable set.

was £70.00

Will sell for £55

Alexander's New Revival Hymns.  74 new pieces.  Morgan & Scott, London. 141 pieces with music, and a further 40 hymns without music.  No printed date, but previous owner's signature is dated 1909.  Hard back, but worn and somewhat discoloured. £0.50
John Freeth (1731-1808) Political ballad-writer and inkeeper.  By John Horden.  Leopard's Head Press 1993, 1st ed., ISBN 0 904920 19 4.  Book as new, with dust cover. £15

The Authorised Daily Prayer Book of the United Hebrew Congregations of the British Commonwealth of Nations.  With trans. by Rev S. Singer.  New ed, reset, enlarged under dir. of Israel Brodie.  Eyre & Spottiswoode, 5722 - 1962.  Hebrew and English.  Hardback, good condition. Back endpapers inscribed with names and dedication, otherwise a clean copy.

Second copy, used condition. one loose sheet and one missing sheet.

£2.00  SOLD




The Busy World is Hushed.  By H. Colin Davis.  Pub. British Broadcasting Corporation, 1st ed. 1979, ISBN 0  563 177799.  Selected talks from BBC Radio 4.  paperback.  V. Good condition. £1.00
Holy Bible with Revised Church Hymnary (1927).  Authorised version. Also bound in is the Psalms of David, (version approved by the Church of Scotland.  Small size (page size 9cm x 14cm, cover 10cm x 16cm;  thickness approx 3.8cm).  Soft artificial leather cover, book in excellent condition, gilt edges and lettering.  £6.00 SOLD
More Contemporary Prayers ed. Caryl Micklem, SCM Press, 4th imp. 1977.  HB with  dust cover, as new.  ISBN  334 01058 6 £2.00
Contemporary Prayers for Public Worship  ed Caryl Micklem, SCM Press, 7th imp. 1976.  With dust cover, almost as new.  334 00248 6 £2.00
Prayers for Sundays according to the Themes of the Alternative Service Book 1980, ed. Michael Counsell.  HarperCollins, ISBN 0 00 599352 0. HB with dust cover, as new. £3.00

Hymns Old & New, New Anglican edition (green hardback) Kevin Mayhew  1996, ISBN 0 86209 805X.  Words only edition.  As new, unused. 

NEW ADDITIONS 14 June 2011:

Handel's Messiah, Vocal score, ed. Prout. Rebound in (artificial?) leather, black.  A nice re-binding of what must have been a well-used copy.  All pages are intact, mostly clean (a few discoloured, especially title pages).  Some pencil marking, but this would be a good usable copy for a choral singer

The Christian Worship Tune Book.  A collection of tunes for "Hymns for Christian Worship" and "Hymns of Praise".  Pub. Oliphants, no date, guess ca. 1900.  Used, good condition for age.
Hymns for Young Christians, full music ed. Pub. Geoffrey Chapman, 1967  Hardback, no dust wrapper, good condition.
Sacred songs and solos, comp. Ira D. Sankey, 888 pieces. (Sacred Songs & Solos, 750 pieces plus New Hymns & Solos, 138 pieces).  Pub. Morgan & Scott.  Hardback; spine repaired with parcel tape.  Pages all intact.  Some yellowing with age. No date, guess ca. 1920.  A usable copy.  14cm x 22cm. page size
£2.00   SOLD
Songs of Praise, enlarged ed, with music. OUP, 11th impression 1948.  Pages all intact; edges slightly worn. Title page detached from following page, but competely attached to endpaper.  A very usable copy.
The new Advent Hymnal, A collection of hymns and gospel melodies for public and family worship and private devotion.  Pub. The Stanbrook Press Ltd. 1952.  Words only - no music.  Hardback, good condition, some yellowing of pages; endpapers written on, otherwise unmarked.  A usable copy.
Hymns Ancient & Modern,  "Standard" ed. - No. 32S (1889 reset with 2nd supplement of 1916), 1924.  Pub. Clowes.  Hardback, endpapers yellowed.  V. good condition for age.
£2.00  SOLD
Sacred songs and solos, with Standard Hymns combined.  750 pieces. Pub. Morgan & Scott.  No date, guess ca. 1900.  Hardback, some damage to spine, some loose/fragile pages; yellowed.  With music
£0.50p    SOLD
The Child's own book of Prayers and Hymns, by S.V. Benson.  Pub. Frederick Warne & Co. Ltd,. 1954 reprint of 1940 1st ed.  Hardback, no dust cover. clean copy; some yellowing of endpapers.  Sunday School Prize sticker at front, otherwise clean.  Colour frontispiece by Margaret Tarrant.
The Daily Service - Prayers for schools.  Revised ed., ed. G.W. Briggs. Pub. OUP, rep. 1960.   Softback, scuffed edges, ex school use. Words, melody ed.
£0.50p SOLD
Handel's Messiah, Prout ed., no covers, edges slightly scuffed; last page torn. Used but clean. Otherwise intact,  and would be useable by a choral singer.

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