SL1-F1a-10-63-Cover

Contains the Original 1941 Preface

Also contained in COL-BMC, 1992


SL1-M1a-1-43-Jacket Cover

SL1-GB1a-1-42-Jacket Front

Setting 1

Macmillan (January 1945)

Printing: USA

Red fabric hardback with black title/author on spine, identical to M1a
Jacket by Woods: White title/author on red field w/ blue flourishes, featuring Lewis’ drawing of Screwtape on back
160 pages


Printing History: [Continued from GB1c]

10. January 1945 for $1.50
11. July 1945 for $1.50
12. January 1946 for $1.50
13. December 1946 for $1.50
14. September 1947 for $1.50
15. January 1948 for $1.50
16. December 1948 for $1.50
17. [Unseen]
18. 1950 for $1.50
19. 1951 for $2.50
20. 1952 for $2.50
21. 1953
23. 1954

27. 1959
29. 1961

F1a

Geoffrey Bles (February, 1942)
Printing: Unwin brothers Ltd. Woking.

Contains original 1941 preface

Black fabric hardback with “War binding,” Black title/author on white field, featuring POP advert and red line border
160 pages


Printing History:

1. February 1942 for 5s.
2. March 1942 for 5s.
3. March 1942 for 5s.
4. April 1942 for 5s.
5. May 1942 for 5s.
6. June 1942 for 5s.
7. August 1942 for 5s.
8. August 1942 for 5s.
9. December 1942 for 5s.
10. February 1943 for 5s. [1]
11. May 1943 for 5s.
12. September 1943 for 5s.
13. February 1944 for 5s.
14. September 1944 for 5s.
15. January 1945 for 5s.

[1] Jacket: POP advert replaced with other authors advert somewhere between 7th and 10th printings

0SL1-M1b-16-48-Jacket Front

GB1d

Macmillan (February 1943)

Printing: USA

Red fabric hardback with black title/author on spine,
Jacket: Black title/author on grey field featuring red border (patterned after GB1a)

160 pages


Printing History:

1. February 1943
2. March 1943 [1]
3. May 1943
4. June 1943
5. July 1943
6. September 1943
7. November 1943
8. December 1943
9. February 1944


[1] Cover changes from M1a to M1b somewhere between the 2nd and 9th

GB1c

SL1-GB1c-22-52-Cover

SL1-M1a-1-43-Cover

S. J. Reginald Saunders and Co. (May 1945)
Printing: Canadian Edition, Toronto 
Dark green fabric hardback with gold author/title on spine
[Jacket Unknown] [1]
160 pages

[1] Wade 2768 contains only known fragments of the original jacket glued inside front cover. As the preserved text is identical the front jacket flap and jacket back of M1a, presumably the jackets were of similar construction.


Printing History:



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M1c

SL1-Rb-1-45-Jacket Front

The Screwtape Letters

Barbour and Company, Inc. (1990)
Printing: Uhrichsville, OH
White glossy hardback, multicolor title over black author featuring black stylus with red inked nib
ISBN: 1-55748-240-3
160 pages


Printing History: 

Sold for $9.95

SL1-GB1a-1-42-Cover

Anthologies

SL1-Rb-1-45-Cover

Fontana Paperback of William Collings Sons & Co Ltd. (c. 1977) 
Printing: William Collings Sons & Co Ltd., London

Paperback by Tony Meeuwissen, Black author/title on yellow field, featuring trident and flames
ISBN: 0-00-624565-X
160 pages


Printing History: 

September 1977
28. October 1978 for 95p.
34. October 1982 for £1.50 

BC1

SL1-M1c-1-59-Cover

SL1-GB1c-22-52-Jacket Front

A Harvest Book of Harvest, Inc (Date Unknown)
Printing: USA
Paperback by Liz Demeter: White author on gold bar, white title on red bar over picture of Blake’s Ascension.
ISBN: 0-15-687011-8
238 pages


Printing History: [continued from HB2a]

44. for $13.00
At least 56 printings

GB1a

R1b

GB1b

R1a

Geoffrey Bles (May 1945)
Printing: Printing by Butler and Tanner, Ltd., London
Grey fabric hardback with blue author/title
Jacket from GB1b

160 pages


Printing History: [Continued from GB1c]

23. 1954 for 7s.6d.

SL1-GB1c-22-52-Jacket Front

SL1-R1a-2-47-Cover

SL1-GB1c-22-52-Jacket Front

Geoffrey Bles (May 1945)
Printing: Unwin brothers Ltd. Woking.
Same GB1a black fabric hardback with War Binding Jacket by George Mansell: Blue author/title on blue field
160 pages


Printing History: [Continued from GB1a]

16. May 1945 for 5s.
17. September 1945 for 5s.
18. March 1946 for 5s.
19. May 1946 for 5s.
20. September 1946 for 5s. [1]
21. (Before 1950) Sold for 5s.

[1] Jacket Back replaces POP advert with list of Lewis’ publications somewhere between 17th and 20th printings

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SL1-BC1-1-90-Cover

S. J. Reginald Saunders and Co. (January 1947)
Printing: Canadian Edition, Toronto 

Red fabric hardback with gold author/title on spine 

Jacket: Identical to SL1-M1a, except title/author on spine is enclosed in box

160 pages


Printing History:

F1c

SL1-F1c-28-78-Cover

SL1-GB1d-23-54-Cover

Geoffrey Bles (c. 1952)
Printing: Printing by Butler and Tanner, Ltd., London
Black fabric hardback with silver title/author on spine
Jacket from GB1b

160 pages


Printing History: [Continued from GB1b]

22. 1952 for 7s.6d.



Fontana Paperback (February 1955)
Printing: Collins Clear-Type Press, London & Glasgow

Paperback by John Rose, White title/author on green embossed devil’s head
160 pages


Printing History: 

1. February 1955
2. April 1955
3. March 1956
4. December 1956
5. May 1958
6. January 1959
7. January 1960
8. November 1960
9. November 1962
10. July 1963 for 2s.6d.
11. July 1964 for 3s.6d.
12. April 1965
13. June 1966
14. February 1968
15. February 1969 for 3s.6d.

Fontana Paperback (October 1970) 
Printing: Collins Clear-Type Press, London & Glasgow

Paperback, White title, yellow author on emerald green gargoyle head.
160 pages


Printing History: 

16. October 1970 for 5s.(25p.)
21. January 1974 for 35p.

SL1-M1a-1-43-Cover

Setting 1

SL1-GB1c-22-52-Cover

F1b

M1b

SL1-F1b-16-70-Cover

M1a