Category Archives: Published Books

Read about some of Philippa’s published works:

A Beacon of Light

The History of the West London Synagogue

Philippa Bernard, A Beacon of Light

The history of the West London Synagogue, the first Reform Synagogue in Britain, its early disagreements with orthodoxy, its success as the biggest synagogue in Britain and the forty synagogues that followed its lead.

No End to Snowdrops:

Philippa Bernard, No End to SnowdropsA Biography of Kathleen Raine

This biography of the poet Kathleen Raine, tells of her childhood in Northumberland when she knew she wanted only to be a poet, through her two marriages and her success as a poet, including her relationship with Gavin Maxwell, the naturalist and his otters.

Antiquarian Books:

A Companion for Booksellers, Librarians and Collectors

Antiquarian Books: A Companion

With 30 specially commissioned articles by experts in their fields, and more than 400 shorter entries, this is the ideal book for those interested in the sale and collection of second-hand and antiquarian books.