In search of C.S. Lewis

interviews with Kenneth Tynan, A.J.P. Taylor, Malcolm Muggeridge, and others who knew Lewis
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Lewis, C. S. 1898-1963, Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography, Christian biography -- En

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Statementedited by Stephen Schofield ; [contributors, Patricia (Thomson) Berry ... et al.].
ContributionsTynan, Kenneth, 1927-, Taylor, A. J. P. 1906-, Muggeridge, Malcolm, 1903-, Schofield, Stephen.
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LC ClassificationsPR6023.E926 Z7 1983
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 220 p. :
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Open LibraryOL3193146M
ISBN 10088270544X
LC Control Number83072224

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Born Clive Staple Lewis and known as Jack to his near and dear ones, C. Lewis is a world renowned author, especially popular for his fantasy-fiction book series, The Chronicles of Narnia. Some of the books in the series have since been turned into very successful movies that have been loved by grown-ups and kids alike.

Clive Staples Lewis (29 November – 22 November ), commonly referred to as C. Lewis and known to his friends as Jack, was an Irish academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, and Christian is also known for his fiction, especially The Screwtape Letters, The Chronicles of Narnia and The Space Trilogy.

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Lewis Collection: Novels and Stories. With his trademark warmth and wit, Lewis uses fiction as a vehicle for es:• The Screwtape Letters• The Great Divorce• Letters to Malcolm, Chiefly on Prayer•.

The official website for C. Lewis. Browse a complete collection of his books, sign up for a monthly enewsletter, find additional resources, and more. C.S. Lewis (b. November 29th, in Belfast, Ireland--d. November 22nd, ) was an Irish academic, novelist, and poet.

His novels generally have Christian themes, and his best known work includes the The Chronicles of Narnia series (including The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe) and the Space Trilogy novels, a science fiction series.

One of C. Lewis’ works of fiction, or more specifically allegory, this book is clearly modelled upon Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress, as Lewis cleverly satirizes different sections of the Church. Lewis at the same time was becoming known in literary circles, initially by publishing articles and book reviews.

His first scholarly book, The Allegory of Love: A Study in Medieval Tradition (), was highly praised and established his reputation as a leading figure in British literary studies. Later books on literature include A Preface to Paradise Lost (), The Personal Heresy: A.

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Lewis wrote more than thirty books, allowing him to reach a vast audience, and his works continue to attract thousands of new readers every year. Lewis’s most distinguished and popular accomplishments include Mere Christianity, Out of the Silent Planet, The Great Divorce, The Screwtape Letters, and the universally acknowledged classics.

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Lewis's answer to the question, “What books did most to shape your vocational attitude and your philosophy of life?” Lewis responded with ten titles, ranging from Virgil's Aeneid to James Boswell's The Life of Samuel Johnson and from George Herbert's The Temple to Boethius's The Consolation of Philosophy.

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Born in Belfast inhe was a bright, imaginative young boy with a knack for story-telling. He was stubborn as well, as was seen when his dog Jacksie was hit by a car. The Collected Poems of C. Lewis (ed. Walter Hooper, ; expanded edition of the Poems book; includes Spirits in Bondage) C.S.

Lewis's Lost Aeneid: Arms and Exile (ed. A.T. Reyes, ; includes the surviving fragments of Lewis's translation of Virgil's Aeneid, presented in parallel with the Latin text, and accompanied by synopses of. Wisdom of Narnia FCS by Lewis, C.

and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at In this book, C.S. Lewis tells of his search for joy, a spiritual journey that led him from the Christianity of his early youth into atheism and then back to Christianity.

In search of C.S. Lewis: interviews with Kenneth Tynan, A.J.P. Taylor, Malcolm Muggeridge, and others who knew Lewis. This is one of the questions taken up by James Como in C. Lewis: A Very Short Introduction, a recent title in the Oxford University Press series of compact introductions to wide-ranging topics.

C.S. Lewis, Writer: The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. C.S. Lewis was born in and brought up in a very strict, religious household. While he was quite young, his mother died of cancer but the "stiff upper lip" in favour at the time meant he wasn't allowed to grieve. He became an Oxford don and led a sheltered tion: Writer.

Search. Lewis — Tweet. Book Series: Chronicles of Narnia (7) The Space Trilogy (2) Clive Staples Lewis was a novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, and Christian apologist. Born in Belfast, Ireland, he held academic positions at both Oxford University (Magdalen College) and Cambridge.

C S Lewis. Lewis (Novem Novem ) was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, broadcaster, lecturer, and Christian apologist. He held academic positions at both Oxford University (Magdalen College, ) and Cambridge University (Magdalene College, ).

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