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The World’s Last Night (WLN)

And Other Essays

The World’s Last Night and Other Essays is a collection of essays by C. S. Lewis published in the United States in 1960. Two settings of the work currently exist.

SETTING 1

HB1a

Harcourt Brace and Company (February 10, 1960)
Printing: USA

Teal hardback with gold flourish on cover and black author/gold title on spine
Jacket by Jeanyee Wong: Red title over black author over black, white, red flourish with central cross all on teal cover
113 pages

Printing History:
1. February 1960 for $3.00
2. April 1960
3. February 1062

WLN-HB1a-1-60-Jacket Front

WLN-HB1a-1-60-Jacket Front

WLN-HB1a-1-60-Cover

WLN-HB1a-1-60-Cover

HB1b

Harvest Book for Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, Inc. (October 24, 1973)
Printing: USA

Paperback: Red title over black author over black, white, red flourish with central cross all on light blue cover
ISBN: 0-15-698360-5
113 pages

Printing History:
2. for $1.95

WLN-HB1b-2-x-Cover

WLN-HB1b-2-x-Cover

HB1c

Harvest/HBJ Book for Harcourt Brace Jovanovich (c.1973)
Printing: USA

Paperback by Lembit Rauk: White stencil author over blue stencil title in tan field with red border all on blue cover
ISBN: 0-15-698360-5
113 pages

Printing History:
5. Sold for $1.95

WLN-HB1c-5-x-Cover

WLN-HB1c-5-x-Cover

HB1d

Harvest Book for Harcourt Brace & Company
Printing: USA

Paperback by David Kahl: Vertical black author in gold bar next to white title on black bars all on picture of Renaissance woman looking up at earth hovering before Jupiter
ISBN: 0-15-698360-5
113 pages

Printing History:
13. for $6.95

WLN-HB1d-13-x-Cover

WLN-HB1d-13-x-Cover

HB1e

Harvest Book for Harcourt, Inc.
Printing: USA

Paperback by Liz Demeter: White author on gold field over white title in blue field over picture of two angels
ISBN: 0-15-602771-2
113 pages

Printing History:
4. for $13.00

WLN-HB1e-x-x-Cover

WLN-HB1e-x-x-Cover

SETTING 2

HC1a

HarperOne of HarperCollins (February 14, 2017)
Printing: UNSEEN

Paperback: Blue clouds and waxing crescent moon over and blue title on white field over white author on light green field. Deckle edged.
ISBN-10: 0062643517
ISBN-13: 978-0062643513
Dimensions: 5.3 x 0.3 x 8 inches
128 pages

Printing History:
Sold for $12.99

WLN-Hc1a-1-17-Cover

WLN-Hc1a-1-17-Cover