From the library of C.S. Lewis

selections from writers who influenced his spiritual journey

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The writings of C.S. Lewis have inspired countless believers. But who are the authors who influenced him? Offering a rare glimpse into the intellectual, spiritual, and creative life of a literary legend, this inspiring collection drawn from Lewis's personal library includes excerpts from Chaucer, Augustine, Dante, G.K Chesterton, Dorothy Sayers, George MacDonald, and others/5(5). Ross Wilson's statue of C. S. Lewis in front of the wardrobe from his book The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe in East Belfast Lewis continues to attract a wide readership. In , The Times ranked him eleventh on their list of "the 50 greatest British writers since ". [91]. From the Library of C.S. Lewis Selections frrm Writers Who Influenced His Spiritual Journey, compiled by James Stuart Bell with Anthony P. Dawson. "To truly know Lewis, one must become familiar with the body of literature that marked his life. Jim Bell and Tony Dawson give curious students of Lewis a glimpse of the books and authors that informed his life's work and kindled his imagination."/5(5). From the Library of C.S. Lewis Selections From Writers Who Influenced His Spiritual Journey (Book): Discover great truths from C. S. Lewis's mentors C. S. Lewis was perhaps the greatest Christian thinker of the twentieth century. He delighted us in The Chronicles of Narnia, intrigued us in The Screwtape Letters, mystified us in The Space Trilogy, and convinced us in Mere Christianity.

Buy a cheap copy of From the Library of C. S. Lewis: book by James Stuart Bell Jr.. Discover great truths from C. S. Lewis’s mentorsC. S. Lewis was perhaps the greatest Christian thinker of the twentieth century. He delighted us in The Chronicles Free shipping over $ C.S. Lewis Twentieth Century Pilgrim (Book): Hamilton, Janet: Clives Staples Lewis had a happy childhood in Belfast, Ireland, with his parents and older brother. This came to an abrupt end when his mother died shortly before his ninth birthday and he was sent with his brother to a boarding school. He learned to escape into the world of literature as well as his own imagination, and. The Magician's Nephew by Lewis, C. S. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at C.S. Lewis () was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, theologian, broadcaster, and lecturer. He is best known for his fictional works, including The Screwtape Letters, The Space Trilogy, and The Chronicles of Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe, the second book in the seven-book Narnia series, often tops must-read lists of classic.

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–Walter Hooper, Literary Advisor to the C. Lewis Estate, one of the world’s leading authorities on the life and works of C.

Lewis, and the editor of dozens of Lewis’s works “This is a knowledgeable and inspired selection from what C. Lewis called the ‘old books’ /5(63). Lewis 29 November - 22 November An Irish-born British novelist, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian and Christian apologist.

C.S. Lewis Library Background Information The majority of the Lewis Library was acquired from Wroxton College inwhere it had been in use by the patrons of the college library. Other titles have been given by C.S.

Lewis’s friends and associates to the Wade Center. Related Materials 1. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Author of Will we lose God in outer space?, En Busca De Aslan, Vivisection, C.S.

Lewis on faith, A Christian for all Christians, C. Lewis at. For that, we need C.S. Lewis. I found this book immensely illuminating. Though theoretical, it encourages the reader to embark on a journey beyond the mundane, to expand the horizons, to see the reality that is beyond all reality.

Miracles exist for a purpose, Lewis tells us/5(). 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.

Lewis was a close friend of J. Tolkien, the author of Born: Clive Staples Lewis, 29 November (), Belfast, Ireland. From the Library of C.S. Lewis is a reference book filled with selections from C.S. Lewis personal book, compiled by James Stuart Bell and Anthony Dawson, is broken into eighteen sections.

The primary focus of the book is to highlight works (and writers) who influenced Lewis spiritual journey, as Lewis is regarded as From the library of C.S.

Lewis book of the finest Christian thinkers of the 20th Century/5. The official website for C. Lewis. Browse a complete collection of his books, sign up for a monthly enewsletter, find additional resources, and more.

Discover the Complete C. Lewis Library HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, is pleased to announce the addition of 18 C. Lewis classic works to their publishing program. On sale today, these paperbacks have been reissued with vibrant updated covers and deckled paper edges to add appeal to any Lewis fan’s bookshelf.

Lewis; C. Lewis (primary author only) Author division. Lewis is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Includes. Lewis is composed of 42 names. You can examine and separate out.

Lewis continued to build an impressive personal library in the years that followed. A Final Thought about Our Personal Libraries. Wouldn’t you enjoy only a book that came from the personal library of someone you admire.

I certainly would. C.S. Lewis did, as well. 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.

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, ). The Lanier Theological Library's C. Lewis collection was put on display on Maright before Alister McGrath's lecture on Lewis.

Lewis ( - ) was a novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, and Christian apologist from Belfast, Ireland. The definitive exploration of C.S. Lewis’s philosophical thought, and its connection with his theological and literary work.

Arguably one of the most influential writers of the twentieth century, C.S. Lewis is widely hailed as a literary giant, his seven-volume Chronicles of Narnia having sold over 65 million copies in print worldwide. Random books from C.S._Lewis's library. The burning-glass, and other poems by Walter De la Mare.

Guy Mannering; or, The astrologer by Sir Walter Scott. Unity, Uniformity and the English Church by Stanley Charles Clark. Swinburne, a biographical approach by Humphrey Hare. A tory in arms: a novel by John Heron Lepper.

The life of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle by John Dickson Carr. The seventh and final book in the Chronicles of Narnia sets out the hope of a New Narnia.

Although controversial at points, Lewis's exploration of eschatological transformation has led many to. C.S. Lewis A Life: Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet (Book): McGrath, Alister E.: A definitive portrait of the life of C.S. Lewis. Lewis: free download. Ebooks library. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK.

Download books for free. Find books. Clive Staples Lewis (29 November – 22 November ) was a British writer and lay held academic positions in English literature at both Oxford University (Magdalen College, –) and Cambridge University (Magdalene College, –).He is best known for his works of fiction, especially The Screwtape Letters, The Chronicles of Narnia, and The Space Trilogy, and Children: 2 step-sons; including Douglas Gresham.

Lewis: (Clive Staples Lewis), –, English author, b. Belfast, Ireland. A fellow and tutor of English at Magdalen College, Oxford, from toC. Lewis was noted equally for his literary scholarship and for his intellectual and witty expositions of Christian tenets. C S Lewis Biography - Clive Staples Lewis (29 November 22 November ), commonly referred to as C.S.

Lewis was an Irish author and scholar, born into a Protestant family in Belfast, though mostly resident in England. - C S Lewis Biography and List of Works - C S Lewis Books.

The Lewis Center promotes the integration of faith, scholarship, and the imagination as modeled by a group of British writers we identify as “C.S. Lewis and Friends.” The Center for the Study of C.S. Lewis & Friends, located on the lower level of the Zondervan Library, houses a world-class rare book and manuscript collection, named after its original owner, the late Dr.

Edwin W. : Mary Tait. Lewis's dazzling allegory about Heaven and Hell - and the chasm fixed between them - is one of his most brilliantly imaginative tales, where we discover that the gates of Hell are locked from the inside. In a dream, the narrator boards a bus on a drizzly afternoon in.

I chose this book to review because I enjoy biographies. As a Christian, and English language graduate, I began reading the works of author and religious writer, C. Lewis, and thought that a record of the author's life would be interesting and illuminating.

Many books have been written about C. Lewis and his prolific work. The revered teacher and bestselling author of such classic Christian works as Mere Christianity and The Screwtape Letters, C. Lewis here offers wisdom and lessons that illuminate our private dialogue with God—prayer—in this collection drawn from the breadth of his writings.

Lewis’s insights on Christianity and his reflections on Christian life continue to guide us more than. From the library of C. Lewis: selections from writers who influenced his spiritual journey / compiled by James Stuart Bell with Anthony Palmer Dawson ; foreword by Lyle W.

Dorsett. — (A writers’ palette book) “A Shaw book.” Includes bibliographical references. ISBN 1. Lewis, C. (Clive Staples), C S Lewis: Books. You Searched For: (The Chronicles of Narnia, Book 5) Lewis, C. Published by HarperCollins () ISBN ISBN May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.

Possible ex library copy, will have the markings and stickers associated from the library. 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 in. With the help of the Connswater Greenway C.S.

Lewis Trail map, my QUB library card, and some internet research, I tracked down the top Lewis spots in Belfast during the annual C.S.

Lewis Festival that November. From his birthplace, to his childhood home, to Author: Emily Polson. question — “Where do I begin with C. S. Lewis?” — by remembering what kind of books you like and going to that particular section in the library or bookstore and looking for the Lewis books there.

Come with me on a tour of your library or bookstore. The book buyer in you is fortunate in the fact that most of Lewis’s books are in File Size: 66KB.View our collection of Free CS Lewis Audiobooks – Get Free CS Lewis Audiobooks to Download or Stream.

The Free CS Lewis AudioBooks are provided by websites: & Audible Lewis, C.S. – The Chronicles of Narnia – Free MP3s The Lion, the .C.

S. Lewis considered himself to be something less than an expert in the field of children’s books. In a letter to me dated Jhe wrote: “ my knowledge of children’s literature is really very limited My own range is about exhausted by Macdonald, Tolkien, E.

Nesbit, and Kenneth Grahame.”Author: Horn Book.