CHRISTIAN BEHAVIOR |

Christian Behavior (CB)

Christian Behavior ​makes up Book III of Mere Christianity, adding 4 additional chapters. It was originally published in 1943 by Geoffrey Bles. Two settings of the work currently exist.

SETTING 1

GB

Geoffrey Bles (March 1943) [1]
Printing: J. and J. Gray, Edinburgh

Orange hardback with black title/author on cover and spine
Jacket: White title over white cross over white author on green cover
64 pages

[1] Hooper lists publication date at 19 April, but all printings after first list March.

Printing History:
1. March 1943
2. April 1943
3. June 1943 for 3s.6d.
4. December 1943
5. November 1945 for 2s.6d.
6. December 1946
7. 1948 for 2s.6d.
8. 1951
9. 1952 for 2s.6d.
10. 1957 for 3s.
11. 1963 for 3s 6d [sometime after 7th printing, became paperback]

CB1-GB-11-63-Cover

CB1-GB-11-63-Cover

CB1-GB-1-43-Cover

CB1-GB-1-43-Cover

SETTING 2

M

Macmillan Company (January 18, 1943)
Printing: Vail-Ballou Press, Inc., Binghamton, NY

Teal hardback with black title/author on spine
Jacket: Identical to CB1-GB sans “Geoffrey Bles” name on cover
70 pages

Printing History:
1. 1943 for $1.00
2. 1944 for $1.00
3. 1944 for $1.00
4. [unknown]
5. 1945 for $1.00
6. 1946 for $1.00
7. 1946 for $1.00
8. 1948 for $1.00
11. 1950 for $1.50

CB2-M-6-46-Jacket Front

CB2-M-6-46-Jacket Front

CB2-M-2-44-Cover

CB2-M-2-44-Cover

Anthologies

COL-BCSL

COL-BCSL, 1969