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C.S. Lewis on joy

Author: C S Lewis; Lesley Walmsley
Publisher: Nashville, Tenn. : Thomas Nelson, 1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This beautifully illustrated selection draws together some of his reflections on joy and shows the qualities of intelligence, honesty, and humility which made him such a respected teacher.
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Genre/Form: Quotations
Quotations, maxims, etc
Named Person: C S Lewis; C S Lewis
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: C S Lewis; Lesley Walmsley
ISBN: 0785270973 9780785270973
OCLC Number: 39935216
Description: 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm
Contents: The first beauty --
A world of happiness --
The most faithful of friends --
Even to an ecstasy --
I call it joy --
The book is a glorious feast --
A sudden intense feeling of delight --
On a Saturday afternoon in winter --
The way to the world's end --
Music --
highest of the arts --
Private happiness --
A kind of dance --
Mirth --
The naked other --
Rapture will not stay --
This sweet desire --
A tune we have not heard --
Her inmost spirit shone --
Something super-personal --
It will be morning --
It must be great fun --
The resurrection of the senses --
A merry meeting --
Books in heaven --
Something of God --
Huge pleasures --
The grace is not frustrated --
Something outside our experience --
She made beauty all around her --
Acknowledgements.
Other Titles: Joy
Responsibility: compiled by Lesley Walmsley.

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This beautifully illustrated selection draws together some of his reflections on joy and shows the qualities of intelligence, honesty, and humility which made him such a respected teacher.

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