Reverend Fulton J. Sheen's Way To Happiness; Lengthily Inscribed by him
Way To Happiness: An Inspiring Guide to Peace, Hope, and Contentment.
Sheen, Reverend Fulton J.$475.00
Item Number: 95826
New York: Garden City Books, 1954.
Early printing of Bishop Fulton J. Sheen’s book on the philosophy of happiness. Octavo, original cloth. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author with a full page inscription on the front free endpaper, “To my dear friends Isabel and Frederick The Blessings of Yours Faithfully in Christ R. Fulton Sheen.” Near fine in a very good price clipped dust jacket with light rubbing and wear.
Fulton John Sheen was an American bishop of the Catholic Church known for his preaching and especially his work on television and radio. or 20 years as Father Sheen, later Monsignor, he hosted the night-time radio program The Catholic Hour on NBC (1930–1950) before moving to television and presenting Life Is Worth Living (1951–1957). Sheen's final presenting role was on the syndicated The Fulton Sheen Program (1961–1968). For this work, Sheen twice won an Emmy Award for Most Outstanding Television Personality, and was featured on the cover of Time Magazine.