Soundings: Essays Concerning Christian Understanding :: Edited by A. R. (Alexander Roper) Vidler soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!
Cambridge: At The University Press, 1964, Hardback in dust wrapper.
4th impression, first edition 1962.
From the cover: Soundings made by a group imply two assumptions: first, that everyone is in the same ship; and secondly, that there is a bottom to the sea. The group of Anglican theologians gathered together by Dr Vidler has been moved to write by a conviction that there is a dangerous state of complacency in the religious world. Fundamental and perplexing questions are not being faced with seriousness and determination, nor is the difficulty of meeting them candidly acknowledged. Our task, writes Dr Vidler, is to see wha…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Plain paper dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with fraying to the foredge of the flaps. A little age-spotting to the edges of the text block. Previous owners’ name and date to the first blank.
Red boards with Gilt on Black Title Plate titling to the Spine. 268 pages. Index. 8¾” x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Religion catalogue?