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C.S. Lewis, writer, dreamer, and mentor

Author: Lionel Adey
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The author "shows how the two sides of Lewis's personality, the "Dreamer" and the "Mentor," affected his writing" and then "discusses the formative biographical events in Lewis's life and offers an estimate of Lewis's achievement and legacy as a writer."--Cover.
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Genre/Form: Books and reading
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Adey, Lionel.
C.S. Lewis, writer, dreamer, and mentor.
Grand Rapids, Mich. : William B. Eerdmans Pub., ©1998
(OCoLC)605475480
Named Person: C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis; C S Lewis; Clive Staples Lewis; Clive S Lewis; Clive S Lewis
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lionel Adey
ISBN: 0802842038 9780802842039
OCLC Number: 37903640
Description: x, 307 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: ch. 1. Forming of the dreamer and mentor --
ch. 2. Literary historian --
ch. 3. Practical critic --
ch. 4. Literary theorist --
ch. 5. Fiction writer for adults --
ch. 6. Children's storyteller --
ch. 7. Failed poet --
ch. 8. Essayist, pleader, and speaker --
ch. 9. Letter writer --
ch. 10. Conclusion.
Other Titles: CS Lewis, writer, dreamer, and mentor
Responsibility: Lionel Adey.

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This new study by Lionel Adey is unique in its attempt to trace the development of C.S. Lewis as a maker and reader of books. Adey shows how the two sides of Lewis's personality, "Dreamer" and  Read more...

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