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C. S. Lewis's List: The Ten Books That Influenced Him Most.

9781628924138

C. S. Lewis's List: The Ten Books That Influenced Him Most

Edited by David Werther and Susan Werther

Bloomsbury

2015

231 pages

$24.95

PR6023

Werther and Werther edit this volume about the literary influences on C. S. Lewis, covering ten books selected by the author himself in 1962. A foreword and introduction offer reflection on the expected and unexpected inclusions as well as brief commentary on the general shape of Lewis' faith and philosophy in light of his list. A variety of contributors then discuss the ten works from MacDonald, Chesterton, Virgil, Herbert, Wordsworth, Otto, Boethius, Boswell, Williams, and Balfour, probing their themes and connection to Lewis' work. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)

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