New York: Sheed & Ward, 1938. First American edition. Octavo, original gray cloth, original dust jacket. A nearly fine copy. Item #127
"THE LIFE OF JESUS CHRIST IS BUT ONE" First American edition of one of the last books by the saintly (and prolific) Anglo-Irish Dominican, a series of meditations on the Gospels. A member of the Dominicans for over half a century, Father McNabb was well-known for his work as an apologist, ecumenicist, and evangelist and revered by his contemporaries such as Belloc, Chesterton, and Knox. Contents: To the Reader, To My Jesus, The Word Became Flesh, The Birth and Boyhood of Jesus, Christ's Forerunner John the Baptist, The Journey to Jerusalem, The Risen Life of Jesus. With cartographic front endpapers and illustrated title page printed in red and black. Approbations.