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Annual Bulletins

The Bulletin is produced by the Society annually.  The following table lists the articles and their length in each Bulletin, which areA5 in format. The total page length is also given. Those not in print(marked *) are supplied as photocopies.

No. No. PagesTotal pagesPrice excluding postage
1.*Sacramental Church versus Nonconformity2425p
2.*The Field of Blessing: Henry Williams - Welsh Baptist5825p
3.*Church History and Strict Baptist Origins5825p
4.*Vavasor Powell - Puritan Welsh Baptist plus publication notices3 + 2825p
5.*Some reflections on the writing of Strict Baptist history5825p
6.*The Library (SBHS) plus Introduction to "Wiltshire and the West"2 + 3825p
7.*William Kiffin (1616-1701) plus notice re "Wiltshire and the West"4 + 1825p
8.*The dangers of a successful ministry - James Wells101450p
9.*A study in the life of Benjamin Beddome101650p
10Northamptonshire Baptist Association and Olney121650p
11.*Limey Leach and Cheesden Pasture, Lancashire121650p
12Joseph lvimey and the forming of the Baptist Union131650p
14.*Samuel Medley - Preacher, Pastor, Poet (1738-1799)162075p
15The immediate pre-history of the English Particular Baptists1316£1.00
16.*Baptists in fellowship (1630 - 1660)2024£1.00
17John Fawcett and the education of ministers plus Obituary for Stephanie Wright plus John Giles's Diaryplus Anabaptist suffering6 + 1, 5 + 724£1.00
18The Huguenots1824£1.00
19William Carey's Enquiry (major selection)2124£1.00
20Strict Baptist attitudes towards duty faith in the 19th century2428£1.00
21C H Spurgeon: The Prince of Preachers plus book review of "The English Baptists of the 19th century" plus18th century Baptist hymnody22 + 2 + 1444£1.00
22Thomas Tillam's Legacy - The story of a Northumbrian Church plus book review of "Memorials of the Independent Chapel at Rothwell"19 + 126£1.00
23John Gill - orthodox dissenter plus Obituary for Lewis F Lupton plus A plea for the Strict Baptists16 + 1 + 728£1.00
24Inter-church discipline in historical perspective plus Strict Baptist spirituality in inter-war England13 + 1836£1.00
25John Collett Ryland's alleged rebuke to William Carey plus book review of "The life and thought of John Gill"30 + 136£1.00
26Baptists and toleration during the period of the Civil Wars1924£1.00
27'The things which shall be hereafter' Strict Baptist views of the Second Coming2428£1.00
28The development of Particular Baptist Hymnody in England to 19152428£1.00
29The history of the Strict Baptist Mission 1861 to 19822428£1.00
30Strict Baptist Preachers and Preaching2428£1.00
31Benjamin Keach (1640-1704) Tailor and Preacher2224£1.00
32The Strict Baptists of Kent and Sussex from their rise in the 1830's to the present day2428£1.00
33Abraham Booth and his Sermon against the Slave Trade1924£1.00
34Anne Steele1924£1.00
35Nineteenth Century High Calvinist Strict Baptists and Social Concern, 1810-18602832£1.00
36Septimus Sears, A Victorian Injustice and its Aftermath by David H J Gay
"A Burning and a Shining Light" Abraham Booth and the Prescott Street Particular Baptists by Kenneth Dix
Book Review: Probing the Past.  A Toolbox for Baptist Historical Research by Susan J Mills
7680£2.50
37Ernest Kevan, Strict Baptist Pastor by Paul Brown2428£1.00
38Baptist and Evangelical, Andrew Fuller and The Gospel Worthy of All Acceptation by Dr Peter Morden2024£1.00
39Hunted by the ghosts of the Anabaptists - the early Particular Baptists by Dr Robert W Oliver2024£1.00
40Zion Chapel, Trowbridge, the first hundreh years by Andrew Jones2024£1.00
41William Gadsby's Selection of Hymns (1814-2014)3032£1.00
42John Owen, baptism and the Baptists2024£1.00

Fauconberg Press publications (SBHS)

Dix, Kenneth WILLIAM COWPER AND JOHN NEWTON – an unusual friendship
60pp illustrated booklet
978 0 900366 17 8
£3.00
Dix, Kenneth THE AKEMAN STREET STORY – an Account of the Baptist Church meeting in Akeman Street, Tring (1801-2001)
72pp illustrated booklet
978 0 900366 15 4
£4.00
Breed, Geoffrey R. THE BAPTIST EVANGELICAL SOCIETY
an early Victorian episode (1840-1869)
A promotion of Strict Communion principles.
40pp booklet, 4 pages of plates:
978 0 900366 11 6
£1.95
Dix, Kenneth BENJAMIN KEACH AND A MONUMENT TO LIBERTY (1640-1704)
A tailor turned Baptist Minister in Winslow and Southwark. Severely persecuted for his dissension. Prolific author and hymn writer.
36pp booklet: illustrated cover. 14 half tone illustrations:
978 0 900366 10 9
£1.95
Dix, Kenneth JOHN BUNYAN - PURITAN PASTOR (1628-1688)
Bunyan's view of the Church, its members, and its worship, as well as Bunyan viewed as a preacher.
23pp booklet, full colour cover: 
978 0 900366 13 0
£1.00
Gribben, Crawford
THE REVIVAL OF PARTICULAR BAPTIST LIFE IN IRELAND 1780-1840 
19pp booklet: 
978 0 900366 18 5
£1.00
Lane, G. E. HENRY DANVERS (c 1620-1687)
Cromwellian soldier. Fifth Monarchy man turned preacher of the Gospel. Contender for religious liberty.
54pp booklet, 2 colour cover: 
978 0 900366 12 3
£1.00
Matrunola, K. F. T. ABRAHAM BOOTH (1734-1806)
Brief account of Booth's life and work. Particular Baptist minister converted from Arminianism. Author of "Reign of Grace".
14pp booklet, 2 colour cover: 
978 0 900366 14 7
£1.00
Seaton, Jack A SHORT HISTORY OF BAPTISTS IN SCOTLAND
(Mid 17th century to 20th century)
20pp booklet: 
978 0 900366 09 3
£1.00
Sell, Alan ALFRED DYE (1851-1930)
The life and work of a prominent minister of the Gospel.
60pp booklet: illustrated cover. 7 half tone illustrations: 
978 0 900366 08 6
£1.00
Solomon, Antony & Ward, Graham S.
PROVIDENCE, NORTHAMPTON
The history of Providence Chapel of Fish Lane, Abington Street and The Headlands, Northampton.
86pp booklet: illustrated cover. 6 half tone illustrations: 
978 0 900366 16 1
£4.00

The Strict Baptist Chapels of England

Two well-illustrated books each of which is a mine of information about the Strict Baptist Chapels in their respective areas.

Chambers, Ralph F. VOL.4 THE INDUSTRIAL MIDLANDS
134pp hard backed with dust jacket, 48 half tone illustrations: 
978 0 900366 03 1
£5.00
Oliver, Robert VOL.5 WILTSHIRE AND THE WEST
145pp hard backed with dust jacket, 56 half tone illustrations: 
978 0 900366 07 9
£5.00

Other publications

Breed, Geoffrey MY ANCESTORS WERE BAPTISTS
How can I find out more about them?
pub. by Society of Genealogists
11 illust.  6 appendices expanded, 138pp + vi prelim.
pbk 978 1 903462 52 2
Out of Print
Grass,Tim ‘There my friends and kindred dwell’ The Strict Baptist Chapels of Suffolk and Norfolk
160 pages, about 160 illustrations (mostly colour)
£13.00
Hopkins, Norman L. THE BAPTISTS OF SMARDEN AND THE WEALD OF KENT - 1640-2000
216pp pbk A5 Full colour cover. 80 illustrations
£10.00
Breed, Geoffrey PARTICULAR BAPTISTS IN VICTORIAN ENGLAND
350pp
hbk 978 0 903166 33X
pbk 978 0 903166 348

£8.00
£6.00
BEHIND MR BUNYAN
The story of Agnes Beaumont's trials because of her desire to hear John Bunyan preach. Freely illustrated by Lewis Lupton.
48pp booklet, full colour picture on cover:
978 1 58339 133 4
£2.00
Jones, Andrew D ‘Two Centuries of Grace’ A History of Zion Chapel, Trowbridge 
Chronicles the history of the church in words and photographs from its beginnings in 1813 up to the present day.
£7.50
 Kensworth and St Albans 1675-1810 (Baptist Church Books)
(Published jointly with the Hertfordshire FHS)
£6.00

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UKSurfaceAirmailAssumed weight
1 A60p£2.80£3.60<100g
2 to 4 A
2 A plus 1 B
1 to 2 B
£1.20£3.50£4.90100-250g
1 C£1.80£5.00£7.70250-500g
1 D£2.80£6.60£10.60<700g

Baptists of Smarden

UK – £3.00 each
Europe – £4.95 each
Surface Mail – £4.85 each
Air Mail – £7.25 each

Kensworth and St Albans 1675-1810

UK – £2.00 each

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