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The Narnian : the life and imagination of C.S. Lewis, Alan Jacobs

Label
The Narnian : the life and imagination of C.S. Lewis
Title
The Narnian
Title remainder
the life and imagination of C.S. Lewis
Statement of responsibility
Alan Jacobs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the life of the twentieth-century Christian literary master, drawing on themes from the Narnia series to offer insight into Lewis's experiences, from his work as a medieval scholar to his role as a beloved children's book author
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NBO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Alan
Dewey number
  • 823/.912
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6023.E926
LC item number
Z725 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lewis, C. S.
  • Lewis, C. S.
  • Lewis, C. S.
  • Christianity and literature
  • Christian literature, English
  • Authors, English
  • Christian biography
  • Narnia (Imaginary place)
Label
The Narnian : the life and imagination of C.S. Lewis, Alan Jacobs
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: San Francisco : HarperSanFrancisco, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 320-332) and index
Contents
One: "Happy, but for so happy ill secured..." - Two: "Coarse, brainless English schoolboys" - Three: "Red beef and strong beer" - Four: "I never sank so low as to pray" - Five: "A real home somewhere else" - Six: "I gave in" - Seven: "Definately believing in Christ" - Eight: "Do you think I am trying to weave a spell?" - Nine: "What I owe to them all is incalculable" - Ten: "Nobody could put lewis down" - Eleven: "We soon learn to love what we know we must lose" - Twelve: "Joy is the serious business of heaven" - Afterword: The Future of Narnia - Notes - Abbreviations - Index - Plus: A "Narnia" C. S. Lewis Might Love - A Conversation with Alan Jacobs
Control code
ocn231685824
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st HarperCollins pbk. ed.
Extent
xxvi, 357 p.
Isbn
9780061448720
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)231685824
Label
The Narnian : the life and imagination of C.S. Lewis, Alan Jacobs
Publication
Note
Originally published: San Francisco : HarperSanFrancisco, 2005
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 320-332) and index
Contents
One: "Happy, but for so happy ill secured..." - Two: "Coarse, brainless English schoolboys" - Three: "Red beef and strong beer" - Four: "I never sank so low as to pray" - Five: "A real home somewhere else" - Six: "I gave in" - Seven: "Definately believing in Christ" - Eight: "Do you think I am trying to weave a spell?" - Nine: "What I owe to them all is incalculable" - Ten: "Nobody could put lewis down" - Eleven: "We soon learn to love what we know we must lose" - Twelve: "Joy is the serious business of heaven" - Afterword: The Future of Narnia - Notes - Abbreviations - Index - Plus: A "Narnia" C. S. Lewis Might Love - A Conversation with Alan Jacobs
Control code
ocn231685824
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st HarperCollins pbk. ed.
Extent
xxvi, 357 p.
Isbn
9780061448720
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)231685824

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