"Evelyn Underhill (1875-1941) the author of the following pages, was one of the best authorities on Christian mysticism which this country has produced...Her chief claim to fame and her greatest work came not in the academic sphere but as a result of her personal mastery of the Christian devotional life." 13cms. x. 10.5cms. Pp.64. Paperback, light ring mark to front. G+.
Near Fine. Good++ DJ. Longmans, Green 1945 1st American Edition Light tip wear to blue cloth, solid structure, tight bright unmarked pages. Light soil and small chips to jacket with mended tears protected in clear archival Brodart dust jacket cover.
VG. Light soiling and shelf wear to covers, light soiling and foxing to outer pages and page edges, gift inscription and erasure mark on free front endpaper, overall very good condition. No dust jacket. No Jacket. pp. 107. With a memoir by Lucy Menzies and a frontispiece photograph of House of Retreat, Pleshey.
1. pp. 107. Physical description. : 107 p.,  leaf of plates: ill. (front. ); 18 cm. Notes: Includes bibliographical references. Contents: Memoir / Lucy Menzies--I. Preparation--II. Incarnation and childhood--III. Christ the teacher--IV. Christ the healer--V. Christ the rescuer--VI. The cross and the sacraments--VII. The glorified life--Points for meditation--The need of retreat. Subject: Underhill, Evelyn, 1875-1941. Jesus Christ-Devotional literature. Jesus Christ-Meditations. Spiritual life-Christianity. Religion. Mysticism. Spiritual retreats. Retreats. Pleshey. Near fine copy in the original title-blocked cloth. Slightest suggestion only of dust-dulling to the spine bands and panel edges. Remains particularly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong.
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