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Author Lawlor, John.

Title C.S. Lewis : memories and reflections / John Lawlor ; foreword by Walter Hooper.

Imprint Dallas, Tex. : Spence Pub. Co., 1998.


Location Call No. Status
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Adult Department  BIO LEWIS    Check Shelf
 West Hartford, Noah Webster Library - Non Fiction  Z828 LEWIS L    Check Shelf
Description xiv, 132 pages ; 23 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Memories. The tutor -- Magdalen, 1936-1939 -- Oxford, 1946 and after -- Reflections. Interplanetary voyaging -- Myth and magic -- Reason and romanticism -- The writer as scholar.
Summary This uniquely personal book, the fruit of a thirty-year friendship with C.S. Lewis, offers an intimate portrait of Lewis the tutor, scholar, and friend, along with new insights into his towering literary and scholarly achievement.
From his rare vantage point as student, friend, and colleague, John Lawlor provides an unforgettable account of studying under Lewis and an enchanting depiction of undergraduate life at Oxford between the wars. To round out his picture, Lawlor draws on his recollections of other associates of Lewis and offers an exposition of Lewis's science fiction and the Chronicles of Narnia.
C.S. Lewis: Memories and Reflections is illustrated with previously unpublished personal correspondence, annotations from Lewis's personal library, and a hitherto unrecorded photograph of a young Lewis newly returned to Oxford from the First World War.
Subject Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963.
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963 -- Friends and associates.
Lawlor, John -- Friends and associates.
Lawlor, John. (OCoLC)fst00012696
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963 (OCoLC)fst00029827
Lewis, Clive S.
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963.
Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.
English teachers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.
Authors, English. (OCoLC)fst00821945
Friendship. (OCoLC)fst00935174
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
Added Title CS Lewis
ISBN 1890626082 (hc.)
9781890626082 (hc.)
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