Collector's hardback editions of Charles Williams' best-loved work.

Finally: modern, hardback editions of Williams' most compelling, accessible writing — in handsome editions that are worth collecting and sharing. Last year we printed a new beautiful edition of The Place of the Lion - and today we have War in Heaven and Descent Into Hell. The further novels are coming soon!

About Charles Williams

Williams was a 20th-century British author who wrote novels, poetry, plays, theology, and criticism. His entire career was spent at the Oxford University Press, but he's best known today for his friendship with The Inklings, a group of Oxford writers that included J.R.R. Tolkien and C.S. Lewis.

Find out more at the Charles Williams Society.


Your Support Makes These Possible

We published The Place of the Lion with support by The Charles Williams Society, and all revenue from the sales of the books goes into printing the subsequent ones. Next up in the queue is Many Dimensions!


Praise for Charles Williams' "Spiritual Thrillers"

There are no novels anywhere quite like them.
- TS Eliot

If Muriel Spark had drunk a little too much Sir Thomas Malory, she might have written something like this.
- The New Yorker

Williams is powerful and weird in essential ways.
- poet Geoffrey Hill



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