Geoffrey Bles (c. 1950)
Printing: The Whitefriars Press Ltd, London

Black Hardback with gold author/title on spine
Jacket unknown
145 pages


Printing History:

18. 1950

19. Sold for 7s.6d. (Cover Unknown)

POP1-GB1a-1-40-Jacket Front

F1a

F1c

GB1c

GB1a

POP1-GB1d-20-56-Jacket Front

M1c

POP1-M1d-19-77-Cover

Macmillan Publishing (1944)
Printing: New York

Green hardback with dark green author/title on spine 
Jacket: Green title/author on white field with green border

145 pages


Printing History: 
1944 for $1.50  [1]
1945 for $1.50
1946 for $1.50

[1] M1a and M1b include only the year of printing on the title page. Wade has examples of each year, but no way exists to determine how many printing where made in a given year. 


Setting 1

(POP)

Geoffrey Bles (October, 1940)
Printing: The Centenary Press, London

“The Christian Challenge Series"

Black hardback with war binding (green stripe on spine)
Jacket: Red title/author on white field over white series title on red field
145 pages


Printing History:

1. October, 1940
2. December, 1940
3. February, 1941
4. April, 1941
5. June, 1941
6. October, 1941
7. June, 1942
8. August, 1942
9. September, 1942
10. January, 1943 for 3s.6d.
11. April, 1943 for 3s.6d. [Unknown jackets hereafter]
12. October, 1943 for 3s.6d.
13. May, 1944
14. February, 1945
15. May, 1945 for 3s.6d.
16. February, 1946

M1b

Macmillan Publishing (c. 1947)
Printing: New York

Blue hardback with white author/title on spine
Jacket: Green title/author on white field with green border (same as M1a)

145 pages


Printing History: 
1947
1948 for $1.50​


POP1-F1c-23-83-Cover

The Problem of Pain

F1b

Setting 1

POP1-GB1b-17-46-Jacket Front

POP1-GB1c-18-50-Cover

POP1-F1b-12-73-Cover

POP1-GB1d-20-56-Cover

Macmillan Publishing (c. 1953)
Printing: New York

Tan hardback with blue title/author on spine
Jacket: Green title/author on white field with green border (same as M1a)

145 pages


Printing History: 
10. 1953

13. 1959


POP1-M1d-19-77-Jacket Front

POP1-F1a-9-68-Cover

Geoffrey Bles (1946)
Printing: The Whitefriars Press Ltd, London

Black Hardback with war binding (red stripe on spine)
Jacket by Geore Manseil; White Author/Title on Red field
145 pages


Printing History:

17. October 1946 for 3s.6d. (Note: MR1-GB-1-47-Jacket Back indicates it sold for 5s. and some copies do have a 5s. sticker on the jacket)

GB1d

GB1b

Fontana Books of Collier (1957)
Printing: Collins Clear-Type Press, London & Glasgow

Paperback: White title/author on green field featuring yellowed man with head in hands and red triangles

145 pages


Printing History:

1. 1957
2. July, 1957
3. Jan, 1961
4. Aug, 1962
5. Jan, 1964
6. Mar, 1965
7. Nov, 1966
8. Sept, 1967
9. Nov, 1968 for 3s.6d.

Fount Paperback of Collier (1977)
Printing: William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd, Glasgow

Paperback: by Tony Meeuwissen; Black title/author on yellow field, featuring image of pietas nun holding crucified Christ in sepulchre

145 pages


Printing History:

1977

23. Feb, 1983 for £1.50

POP1-M1a-1-44-Jacket Front

POP1-GB1a-1-40-Cover

M1a

POP1-GB1b-17-46-Cover

POP1-M1a-1-44-Jacket Front

POP1-M1a-1-44-Cover

Geoffrey Bles (c. 1950)
Printing: The Whitefriars Press Ltd, London
Red hardback with gold author/title on spine
Jacket: White Author/Title on Red field (same as GB1b sans “The Centenary Press”)

145 pages


Printing History: 
20. 1956 for 7s.6.


POP1-M1b-x-48-Cover

POP1-M1a-1-44-Jacket Front

M1d

POP1-M1c-10-53-Cover

Macmillan Publishing (c. 1977)
Printing: New York

Blue hardback with gold author/title on spine
Jacket by Ronald Clyne, Black author on tan field over black title on red field over dark red field

145 pages


Printing History: 
19. 1977​


Fontana Books of Collier (c. 1973)
Printing: Collins Clear-Type Press, London & Glasgow

Paperback: White title, yellow author on blue image of “Women mourning” from Mittelbiberach carving.

145 pages


Printing History:

13. Jan, 1973 for 25p.