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The Personal Heresy (First Edition)

By: C. S. Lewis and E. M. W. Tillyard

Price: $250.00

Publisher: London, New York, Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042290

Condition: Very Good


London, New York, Toronto: Oxford University Press, 1939. First edition. Brown 15, Hooper 7.Green cloth boards with gilt text on the spine. Green stained top edge. 150 pp. Nice condition with no writing and no names. Lightly cracked hinge at page 113. VG. Lacking dust wrapper. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

The Personal Heresy; A Controversy

By: C. S. Lewis and E. M. W. Tillyard (edited by Joel D. Heck and introduced by Bruce Edwards.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Austin, TX, Concordia University Press: 2008

Seller ID: 060015

Condition: Near Fine


This edition contains the introduction by Bruce Edwards, original footnotes by Lewis and new footnotes by Joel Heck. First edition thus edited. Soft cover book with a glossy cover done in black, orange, gray and white. 129 pp. This copy would be fine except an owner stamped his name inside the front cover. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Essays Presented to Charles Williams (First edition)

By: C. S. Lewis, editor

Price: $500.00

Publisher: London, New York, Toronto, Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062519

Condition: Very Good +


Contributors to this famous volume are Dorothy L. Sayers, J. R. R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, Owen Barfield, Gervase Mathew and W. H. Lewis. This is the first printing of Tolkien's "On Fairy-Stories" which many would say is among Tolkien's greatest works of non-fiction. It was first presented, in abbreviated form as an Andrew Lang lecture in 1939 (not 1940 or 1938 as sometimes reported.)Though not attributed, the book was edited by C. S. Lewis. He started the project in the early 1940s, planning to present it to Williams, acknowledging the respect held for Williams by many. But Williams... View more info

Christian Reflections

By: C. S. Lewis; Walter Hooper (Editor)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Geoffrey Bles, Ltd.: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062579

Condition: Very Good


A collection of fourteen pieces written during the last twenty years of C. S. Lewis' life. Red textured cloth boards, gilt lettering on spine. White dust jacket red and black lettering and design; mylar cover. Owner's name inside cover; Text contains underlining and notes scattered throughout, in ink. 176 pp., Preface. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Case For Christianity

By: C.S. Lewis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1944

Edition: Early Edition

Seller ID: 062258

Condition: Very Good


During World War II C. S. Lewis gave a series of radio talks on BBC to help the citizens of England deal with the conflict. These talks were put into three small books which were eventually merged into Mere Christianity. This is one of the three small books. The title "The Case for Christianity," is also the same as the British Publication Broadcast Talks. Beige-gray cloth binding. Light golden dust jacket. 56pp. Dust jacket has some small chips, tears, and creases; but still very good for when printed. Covers have some stains near spine as well as very minor sunning to their upper edg... View more info

Letters To An American Lady

By: C.S. Lewis; Clyde S. Kilby (Editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Michigan, William B. Eerdmans: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062582

Condition: Near Fine


C.S. Lewis began his correspondence with 'an American lady' in 1950 and continued writing to her over the course of his lifetime. Offering a glimpse into the encouraging humanitarian and friend he was, Lewis' letters are a delight to read. Red cloth boards, black print on spine. Red, white, black dust jacket; mylar covered. 121 pp. including preface. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Of Other Worlds: Essays and Stories

By: C.S. Lewis; Walter Hooper, Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace, & World, Inc.: 1966

Seller ID: 060707

Condition: Very Good +


Light olive cloth covers. Gold, green, and white dust jacket. A B&W photograph of Lewis on dust jacket. 148pp. Normal shelf wear to dust jacket (with one piece of clear tape inside). Mylar cover. Book's spine and cover's borders lightly sunned. Inside is clean and free from any writing. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Wimsey Family: A Fragmentary History Compiled from Correspondence with Dorothy L. Sayers

By: Charles Wilfred Scott-Giles

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York | Hagerstown | San Francisco | London, Harper & Row: 1978

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 062505

ISBN: 0060139986

Condition: Very Good


By C. W. Scott-Giles Fitzalan Pursuivant of Arms Extraordinary. Quarter gray cloth on gray paper boards, titled in red on spine. A few B&W illustrations, including frontispiece. 88 pp. Illustrated dust jacket. Book very good condition. Board edges slightly discolored. Owner's name in pencil. 1-inch light stain on end sheet and a couple pages. Dust jacket very good condition. Neatly price-clipped. Mildly scuffed with a couple closed tears (1/2" or less), one taped. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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He Came Down from Heaven (First Edition)

By: Charles Williams

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London Toronto, William Heinemann: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035374

Condition: Near Fine


Green cloth boards, plain on front and back with gilt lettering on spine. 147pp. Beautiful copy which shows only the slightest of wear. On the first blank page is the name Arthur R. Wragg but we do not believe it to be the signature of the famous illustrator. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

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Many Dimensions (First American edition)

By: Charles Williams

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Pellegrini & Cudahy: 1949

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 037100

Condition: Very Good


Blue cloth boards. Red dust wrapper with Williams' photo on the back flap. 308 pp. The book is VG with discoloration at the very bottom of the spine. The dust wrapper is good only with wrinkles, foxing and a spine so badly sunned that it looks tan instead of the red it is supposed to be. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

Shadows of Ecstasy (first edition)

By: Charles Williams

Price: $90.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039743

Condition: Very Good


Black cloth boards, plain in front and with yellow text on the spine. 287 pp.Small closed tear in cloth at the top of the spine. Minor soiling of top edge. VG. View more info

The Greater Trumps

By: Charles Williams

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber Limited: 1954

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 042217

Condition: Very Good


Burgundy cloth. Spine lettering a bit faded. Slightly cocked. 230pp. Mylar cover. Dust jacket is price-clipped. Previous owner's name written on front free end paper. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

He Came Down from Heaven (First Edition)

By: Charles Williams

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, Toronto, William Heinemann: 1938

Seller ID: 042339

Condition: Very Good


This book is number five in Heinemann's "I Believe" series.London, Toronto: William Heinemann, 1938. First edition. Glenn IAv1 Green cloth boards with gold text on the spine. 147 pp.The exterior of the book has edge wear. Slightly cocked. Some of the first leaves, last leaves and the fore edge are foxed. VG. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

The Greater Trumps (First Edition) Signed. Glenn I-A-ii-4

By: Charles WIlliams

Price: $550.00

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz, Ltd: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by the author

Seller ID: 035372

Condition: Very Good


Glenn I-A-ii-4. Inscribed by Williams on the first blank page: "Charles Williams 28 April 1932. Thanking you for buying it." Black cloth binding, plain on front and back. The spine has green text. 287pp. Spine is sunned and fore edge is slightly foxed. The binding is solid. A nice copy of a collectible book. Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. View more info

Judgement at Chelmsford

By: Charles Williams

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Geoffrey Cuberlege Oxford University Press: 1946

Edition: Second edition

Seller ID: 058052

Condition: Very Good


London: Geoffrey Cumberlege Oxford University Press, 1946. Second edition.Light grayish green soft cover. 93 pp. A pageant play. VG condition. Sunned to a light brown all around the edges. Owners name inside front cover. Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

The House of the Octopus (First edition)

By: Charles Williams

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Edinburgh House Press: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060081

Condition: Very Good


This book is from the library of respected Lewis scholar George Musacchio and contains his name on the first front end paper. First edition.Green cloth boards with gilt text on the front cover. 115 pp.VG. No writing in text, but a price and Musacchio name on fly leaf. Top of front board and spine are sunned to a brown color, not green. Lacking dust wrapper.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Descent of the Dove: A Short History of the Holy Spirit in the Church

By: Charles Williams

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Limited: 1955

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 062485

Condition: Very Good


This book comes from the library of well-known C.S. Lewis scholar, George Musacchio. Black-and-white frontispiece reproduction of "Paradise" painting by Ludovico Brea. Blue cloth boards, titled in gold on spine. Bottom edge pages uncut. Red paper dust jacket, titled in black. ix, 245 pp., including Postscript, Chronological Table, and Index. Book very good condition. Light edge wear. Sticker residue on end sheets. Owner's name and date on a few pages. A few pages contain notes in pencil. Dust jacket good condition. Light edge wear with minor paper loss. Spine sunned. Light ink smudges ... View more info

The Figure of Beatrice; A Study in Dante

By: Charles Williams

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Cambridge, D. S. Brewer: 1994

Seller ID: 062520

Condition: Near Fine


WILLIAMS, CHARLES. The Figure of Beatrice; A Study in Dante.Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 1994.Soft cover binding with art of Beatrice on the front cover. 256 pp. Indexed. Nearly fine with a smudge on the fore edge and dust foxing on the top edge.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Poems of Conformity (First edition)

By: Charles Williams

Price: $100.00

Publisher: London et al, Humphrey Milford Oxford University Press: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062521

Condition: Very Good


Green cloth boards with the title in gilt on the front cover and the spine. Glen I.A.i.2.The book is VG with a sunned spine and a somewhat weak hinge at the title page. Lacking dust wrapper.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Greater Trumps (First American edition)

By: Charles Williams (Preface by William Lindsay Gresham)

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Pellegrini & Cudahy: 1950

Edition: First American edition

Seller ID: 060080

Condition: Very Good +


The preface for this book is by William Lindsay Gresham, first husband of Joy Davidman, who later married C. S. Lewis.First American edition. Glenn I-A-ii-4.Deep blue cloth boards with gilt text on the front cover and spine. 268 pp. Dust wrapper is yellow with illustrations and black text.The book is at least VG+ with minor wear on the extremities. No writing in the book. The price-clipped dust wrapper has wear and some soiling but no abuse.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Thackeray

By: Chesterton, G. K. & Lewis Melville

Price: $20.00

Publisher: [Norwood, PA], Norwood Editions: 1977

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 044258

ISBN: 0848204484

Condition: Very Good Condition


Bound in buckram. Edition limited. Oversize, too large for Priority envelopes. Size: Large 8vo. 40 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 pounds or less. Category: Reference; ISBN/EAN: 9780848204488. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. View more info

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C.S. Lewis: An Annotated Checklist of Writings about Him & His Works

By: Christopher, Joe R. & Joan K. Ostling

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kent, Kent State University Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044387

ISBN: 0873381386

Condition: Near Fine


Size: 8vo. 389 pages. Minor edge wear.Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. View more info

Dymer (signed first edition)

By: Clive Hamilton ( C. S. Lewis)

Price: $9,000.00

Publisher: London and New York, J. M. Dent & E. P. Dutton: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Lewis

Seller ID: 060994

Condition: Very Good


This copy belonged to David Enderton Johnson and his card is enclosed. Johnson was an internationally recognized liturgical scholar. His card is in the book. Dymer is a narrative poem and was Lewis's second book. This was Lewis' final book before his conversion to Christianity and many would say it was his last serious attempt to be a major poet. It is published under his pseudonym, Clive Hamilton. Clive was his first name and Hamilton was his mother's maiden name.First edition. Brown 2. Hooper 2.Grayish Blue cloth boards embossed on the front with a leaping figure in black. 104 pp. S... View more info

Images of Salvation in the Fiction of C. S. Lewis. (Important inscription)

By: Clyde S. Kilby

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Wheaton, IL, Harold Shaw: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062473

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed on the title page "To George with vast appreciation and love. Clyde"Gold cloth boards with gilt text on the spine. 140 pp. The dust wrapper has black text against a painting of a medieval ship.The book is near fine with foxing on the top and fore edges. The dust wrapper is VG+ with very little wear but fading along the spine.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

C. S. Lewis Images of His World. First edition. Inscribed to William Elliott.

By: Clyde S. Kilby and Douglas Gilbert

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Sydney, Auckland, Toronto, Hodder and Stoughton: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 039640

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed first edition. William Elliott was an English Professor and missionary to Japan with the American Baptist Foreign Mission Society. The Collected Letters of C. S. Lewis show a letter written to Elliott in 1963. Apparently Elliott was translating Miracles into Japanese. Elliott's papers are at the University of Chicago Library. Clyde Kilby was the founder of the Marion E. Wade Center at Wheaton which is now the world's largest research center for C. S. Lewis and the Inklings. Tan cloth boards with black text on the front cover and spine. 192 pp. Photos by Gilbert. White dust w... View more info

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Bedeviled: Lewis, Tolkien and the Shadow of Evil

By: Colin Duriez

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Downers Grove, IL, IVP Books: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060954

ISBN: 0830834176

Condition: Like New


Matte pictorial cover. Indexed, 235 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Field Guide to Narnia

By: Colin Duriez ; Brian Sibley [Foreword]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Downers Grove, IL, InterVarsity Press: 2004

Seller ID: 062100

ISBN: 0830832076

Condition: Like New


Includes an Overview of Lewis' Life and Work, A-to-Z Coverage of Narnia, and An Introduction to Key Spiritual Themes. 240 pp., including Notes, Bibliography, and Index. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

The Inklings Handbook (Signed First North American Edition)

By: Colin Duriez and David Porter

Price: $65.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO, Chalice Press: 2001

Edition: First North American Edition

Inscription: Signed by Duriez

Seller ID: 027054

Condition: Fine


Red cloth binding with black title and black border on the front cover. The just jacket is a colorful painting featuring the Eagle and Child pub in the center. 244pp. Both book and jacket are in fine condition. A marvelous wide-ranging handbook. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C. S Lewis, J. R. R. Tolkien and the Inklings. View more info

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Remembering C. S. Lewis: Recollections by Those Who Knew Him

By: Como, James T. [Editor]

Price: $18.95

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Ignatius Press: 2005

Edition: Third Printing

Seller ID: 027167

ISBN: 1586171089

Condition: Near Fine


Pictorial cover. No writing in the book. Solid copy. 509pp., index. Full refund if not satisfied.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

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The Man Who Created Narnia: The Story of C.S. Lewis

By: Coren, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Eerdmans Pub Co: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 042842

ISBN: 0802838227

Condition: New


Traces the life of the British author famous for writing the "Screwtape Letters," and the "Narnia Chronicles" New copy. Pictorial dust jacket. Illustrated. 140pp. Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. View more info

The Biography of Tolkien, Architect of Middle Earth.

By: Daniel Grotta

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, London, Running Press: 1992

Edition: First editionof this illustrated

Seller ID: 062480

Condition: Near Fine


Green boards with yellow text on the spine. 10" x 9.25". Illustrated with 15 full color works by Brothers Hildebrant. 197 pp. Indexed. Cover design by Toby Schmidt using illustration by Graham Everden which has a bearded reader sitting by a tree which becomes the K in Tolkien. This image is centered over a faded image of middle earth. The book is very nearly fine with only a couple spots of wear on the edges of the boards. The unclipped dust wrapper is fine. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Selections from Gavin Douglas

By: David F. C. Coldwell, editor. J. A. W. Bennett, General editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press at the Clarendon Press: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037248

Condition: Very Good


J. A. W. Bennett, an Inkling, was the general editor of the Clarendon Medieval and Tudor Series which this book is a part of. After Lewis gave up his professorial chair at Cambridge, Bennett succeeded him.The dust wrapper for this book is in quite nice condition - the spine is a bit sunned. Exterior of book is also nice but the first blank page has about 10% of the leave torn out. Also a small ink note inside front cover.Full refund if not satisfied.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

God's Fiction: Symbolism and Allegory in the Works of George MacDonald (Masterline Series, Volume 4)

By: David S. Robb

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Eureka, CA, Sunrise Books Publishers: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 061726

ISBN: 0940652374

Condition: New


New. Burgundy cloth cover with pictorial dust jacket. 136pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

These Found the Way; Thirteen Converts to Protestant Christianity. (First edition)

By: David Wesley Soper, editior

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Westminster: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061117

Condition: Good


The thirteen contributors include Joy Davidman, William Lindsay Gresham, and Chad Walsh.Philadelphia: Westminster, 1951.Book is ex-library. Both book and dust wrapper are in rough condition. This is a reading copy - not a collectible. Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. View more info

Gaudy Night (First American Edition)

By: Dorothy L. Sayers

Price: $120.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company: 1936

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 042337

Condition: Very Good


New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1936. First American edition. Gilbert 21bIBlack cloth boards with blue stamped text. 469 pp.VG condition with edge wear to the boards and the book is slightly cocked. Lacking dust wrapper. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

Trilogy about Dante: Vol. 1 Introductory Papers on Dante The Poet Alive in His Writings; Vol 2 Further Papers on Dante His Heirs and His Ancestors; Vol 3 The Poetry of Search and Poetry of Statement on Dante and Other Writers.

By: Dorothy L. Sayers

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Eugene, OR, Wipf & Stock: 2006

Seller ID: 061112

Condition: Very Good +


Reprints from earlier editions.All three volumes are soft cover with maroon covers and a photo of Sayer on the front cover. 225, 214, 286 pp. All volumes indexed. Books are VG+. Volume three has a hand written note inside back cover.Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. View more info

Poetry of Dorothy L. Sayers

By: Dorothy L. Sayers; Ralph E. Hone, Editor; Barbara Reynolds, Preface

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Dorothy L. Sayers Society / Wade Center: 1996

Seller ID: 061723

ISBN: 0951800027

Condition: New


New. Frontispiece. Illustrated. xiii, 168pp. Sale price was $20 but is now $10. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Jack's Life: The Life Story of C.S. Lewis

By: Douglas H. Gresham

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Nashville, TN, B&H Books: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062523

ISBN: 0805432469

Condition: Fine


Includes DVD, "A Conversation with Douglas Gresham". Author is stepson to "his beloved mentor, C. S. Lewis". Foreword by Christopher Mitchell, former Director of The Wade Center at Wheaton College. Black paper boards, titled in gold on spine. 167 pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Emergence of Shakespeare's Tragedy

By: DYSON, H.V.D.

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Unstated, but probably The British Academy: 1950

Seller ID: 035360

Condition: Very Good


Henry Victor Dyson Dyson (Hugo) was one of the first Inklings. It was Hugo Dyson who, along with Tolkien took the famous late night walk with C. S. Lewis which led to his conversion to Christianity. Tolkien left the walk at 3am and Dyson and Lewis walked and talked until 4am. Dyson co-wrote a book with John Butt and edited a book but this is the only one that he wrote exclusively. It was the Annual Shakespeare Lecture and was published in the Proceedings of the British Academy and also in booklet form. This is the booklet form. Softcover with two staple binding. 25pp. Former library cop... View more info

Memoirs of the Duc de Saint-Simon

By: edit by W. H. Lewis

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1964

Edition: First printing of the Lewis edit

Seller ID: 058310

Condition: Very Good


W. H. Lewis was the brother of C. S. Lewis. 242 pp. Indexed. Lightly soiled. Owners name on the fly leaf. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

On Liberty and Considerations on Representative Government

By: Edited by R. B. McCallum

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Oxford, Basil Blackwell: 1948

Edition: First reprint

Seller ID: 058042

Condition: Very Good


McCallum was a member of the Inklings.This copy belonged to J. M. Prest, author on nine books including The Illustrated History of Oxford University.Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1948. First reprint.Green cloth boards with gilt text on the spine. 324 pp. Dust wrapper has black text on light yellow paper.There are notes front and back and lightly penciled marginalia. All appear to be Prest's. The dust wrapper is VG- wit edge wear and minor scarring. Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

The Ring Goes Ever On; Proceedings of The Tolkien Society (2 volumes)

By: Edited by sarah Wells

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Coventry, England, The Tolkien Society: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 061101

Condition: Fine


THE TOLKIEN SOCIETY (Edited by Sarah Wells). The Ring Goes Ever On; Proceedings. 2 Volumes. First edition.Coventry, England: The Tolkien Society, 2008.2 soft cover volumes with green background and a photographic portrait of Tolkien in the center. The books are large - 11.5" tall. 421 pp., 414 pp.Fine condition with no ownership marks.Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. View more info

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Sehnsucht: The C. S. Lewis Journal, Volume 3 (Sehnsucht: C.S. Lewis Journal)

By: Editor-Grayson Carter; Editor-D. G. Kehl; Editor-James P. Helfers

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Eugene, OR, Wipf & Stock Publishers: 2010

Inscription: Signed by one of the authors

Seller ID: 012441

ISBN: 1610973232

Condition: New


Article by Mark Neal is signed. Sehnsucht: The C. S. Lewis Journal, established by the Arizona C. S. Lewis Society in 2007, is the only peer-reviewed journal devoted to the study of C. S. Lewis and his writings published anywhere in the world. It exists to promote literary, theological, historical, biographical, philosophical, bibliographical and cultural interest (broadly defined) in Lewis and his writings. The journal includes articles, review essays, book reviews, film reviews and play reviews, bibliographical material, poetry, interviews, editorials, and announcements of Lewis-related con... View more info

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Through the Wardrobe: Your Favorite Authors on C.S. Lewis' Chronicles of Narnia

By: Editor-Herbie Brennan

Price: $9.99

Publisher: Smart Pop: 2010

Seller ID: 012498

ISBN: 1935251686

Condition: New


Available in time for the theatrical release of "The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, Through the Wardrobe" is a collection of always thoughtful, frequently clever explorations of the Narnia series by 16 popular YA authors that proves the series is more than its religious underpinnings.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings View more info

Tolkien Studies Vol V 2008 (First edition)

By: editors: Douglas A Anderson, Michael D C Drout, Verlyn Flieger

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Morgantown, WV, West Virginia University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062491

Condition: Very Good


Editors: Douglas A. Anderson, Michael D. C. Drout, Verlyn Flieger. Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review. Volume V, 2008. Multiple contributors.Quarter red cloth on glossy paper which has a photo of medieval art. 310 pp. No dust wrapper as issued.VG. The exterior of the book is fine. Marginalia and highlighting are from previous owner.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Tolkien Studies Vol II 2005 (First edition)

By: editors: Douglas A Anderson, Michael D C Drout, Verlyn Flieger

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Morgantown, WV, West Virginia University Press: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062489

Condition: Very Good


Editors: Douglas A. Anderson, Michael D. C. Drout, Verlyn Flieger. Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review. Volume II, 2005. Multiple contributors.Quarter red cloth on glossy paper which has a photo of Tolkien. 325 pp. No dust wrapper as issued.VG. The exterior of the book is fine. Marginalia, highlighting and checks are from previous owner.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Tolkien Studies Vol III 2006 (First edition)

By: editors: Douglas A Anderson, Michael D C Drout, Verlyn Flieger

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Morgantown, WV, West Virginia University Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 062490

Condition: Very Good


Editors: Douglas A. Anderson, Michael D. C. Drout, Verlyn Flieger. Tolkien Studies: An Annual Scholarly Review. Volume III, 2006. Multiple contributors.Quarter red cloth on glossy paper which has a photo of a page of Elvish text. 278 pp. No dust wrapper as issued.VG. The exterior of the book is fine. Marginalia and highlighting are from previous owner.Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

In Pursuit of C. S. Lewis; Adventures in Collecting his Works. (Inscribed first edition)

By: Edwin W. Brown with Dan Hamilton

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bloomington, IN & Milton Keynes, UK, AuthorHouse: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 060021

Condition: Near Fine


Inscribed on the title page to Iain MacLean. This book contains a marvelous bibliography of Lewis' works with helpful notes on identification of Lewis first editions.Bloomington, IN & Milton Keynes, UK: AuthorHouse, 2006. Inscribed first edition.Book is near fine with slightly weak hinge at the title page. Dust wrapper is fine.Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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A Rebirth Of Images: the Making of St. John's Apocalypse

By: Farrer, Austin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Albany, State University of New York Press: 1986

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 052561

ISBN: 0887062725

Condition: New


Size: 8vo. 347 pages. Farrer was with CS Lewis and Joy Davidman at their register office marriage and he presided at Joy's funeral. He was a close friend of Lewis' and one of the major Anglican theologians of the twentieth century.Full refund if not satisfied. Shelley and Son Books specializes in C.S.Lewis, J.R.R.Tolkien & the Inklings. View more info

Robert Louis Stevenson (First Edition)

By: G. K. Chesterton

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1927

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 042324

Condition: Very Good +


London: Hodder and Stoughton, [1927]. First edition. Sullivan 74.Blue cloth boards with gilt on the front cover: "STEVENSON" underlined at the top and a facsimile Chesterton signature at the bottom. Text and decoration on the spine are gilt. 259 pp. Gray dust wrapper with all printing in red.A very nice copy. Exterior of boards is unblemished and gilt is bright. Page edges are a bit foxed as are some front and back pages. No writing in the book. The dust wrapper, now protected by a mylar cover, has almost no edge wear, a sunned spine and light foxing. Shelley and Son Books specia... View more info