KING OF KINGS

First Published 1958 by Nelson

first edition wrapper. Click to enlarge (File size=33KB)
first edition dustwrapper
The story of Christ, retold in a beautifully clear way, with all the author's skill of communication making this a fascinating story for all to read, even if not as young as his intended audience.

First Edition
Blue cloth; larger overall size than the novels: 225x150mm; gilt lettering on the spine only; full colour frontispiece and one other colour plate; 21 b/w photographs; maps; index; 264pp.
Dustwrapper coloured patterns, title and author on front, plain back; cp 21/-.

Reprinted 1958:
red boards, black blocking on spine; 264pp.
[For information on this edition, thanks to Steven Handy]
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1958 edition dustwrapper
courtesy of Steven Handy

Other Editions:

Lion Publishing 1975: Hardback, revised edition; illustrated and with dustwrapper by Kathy Wyatt.

Aslan Lion 1978:
Paperback edition with photographic cover; illustrated by Kathy Wyatt but no photographs; cover photographic.
White Lion edition wrapper. Click to enlarge (File size=23KB)
White Lion edition dustwrapper
courtesy of Mike McGarry

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American edition dustwrapper
courtesy of Mike McGarry
Published in America by'Our Sunday Visitor' in 1975.
Illustrated by Kathy Wyatt

[For information on this edition, thanks to Mike McGarry]

EFS - forgalet 1976:
Swedish hardback edition as 'Konungarnas Konung'.
Illustrated by Kathy Wyatt.

[For information on this edition, thanks to Mike McGarry]

Swedish dustwrapper. Click to enlarge
Swedish dustwrapper
courtesy of Mike McGarry

German edition wrapper. Click to enlarge (File size=21KB)
German edition dustwrapper
courtesy of Mike McGarry
Brockhaus 1978
German hardback edition as 'Der Sohn des Zummermanns'.
Illustrated by Kathy Wyatt

[For information on this edition, thanks to Mike McGarry]


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Text copyright John Allsup
craeted April 2001
Last updated Feb 2013