That Hideous Strength (signed first edition)

By: C. S. Lewis

Price: $7,500.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


This copy was owned by David Enderton Johnson and his card is attached inside the front cover. He was a liturgical scholar and serious book collector. The book is signed by Lewis on the title page.This is the third book in Lewis' cosmic trilogy and he acknowledges debt to Olaf Stapledon. Lewis considered it a book fiction that correlated to his nonfiction book Abolition of Man. This story takes place on earth and thus some people are reluctant to call this trilogy by Lewis a "space" trilogy.London: John Lane The Bodley Head, 1945. First edition. Brown 31. Hooper 16.Black cloth boards with gilt text on the spine. 476 pp. Artistic dust wrapper with yellow text.The book is near fine with a bit of dust foxing on the top and fore edges. The wrapper is VG+ with some wrinkling at the bottom of the back cover.Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings.

Title: That Hideous Strength (signed first edition)

Author Name: C. S. Lewis

Categories: Inklings,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, John Lane The Bodley Head: 1945

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed by Lewis

Seller ID: 061002