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The Inklings : C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, Charles Williams, and their friends

Author: Humphrey Carpenter
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1979, ©1978.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Drawing on unpublished letters and diaries, the author examines the friendship between and the social and literary gatherings of Lewis, Tolkien, and Williams who laughingly called themselves the Inklings.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Carpenter, Humphrey.
Inklings.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1979, ©1978
(OCoLC)644687883
Named Person: C S Lewis; J R R Tolkien; Charles Williams; Clive S Lewis; John R R Tolkien; Charles Williams; C S Lewis; J R R Tolkien; Charles Williams
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Humphrey Carpenter
ISBN: 0395276284 9780395276280
OCLC Number: 4494594
Description: xiv, 287 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Part one --
'Oh for the people who speak one's own language' --
'What? You too?' --
Mythopoeia --
'The sort of thing a man might say' --
Part two --
C.W. --
'A tremendous flow of words' --
Part three --
'They are good for my mind' --
'We had nothing to say to one another' --
Thursday evenings --
'A fox that isn't there' --
'Hwæt! we inclinga' --
Part four --
'No one turned up' --
Till we have faces.
Responsibility: by Humphrey Carpenter.

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Drawing on unpublished letters and diaries, the author examines the friendship between and the social and literary gatherings of Lewis, Tolkien, and Williams who laughingly called themselves the Inklings.

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