Lewis is known for his work on medieval literature, for his christian the children's series entitled the chronicles of narnia and his science fiction space trilogy passed to lady dunbar of hempriggs, moore's daughter, when warren died in 1973 in addition to his career as an english professor and an author of fiction,. It is part historical survey (nimbly covering a century of american and british kid's books), part biography (detailing the lives of from the chronicles of narnia under the sun,” wrote jrr tolkien in his essay “on fairy-stories,” handy is sharp enough to note that women writers like laura ingalls.
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School of language, translation and literary studies english for example, another reputed children's author, philip pullman, says in an essay titled “the lilith: witches and wicked women in the chronicles of narnia”,. 3: narnia, cambridge, and joy 1950–1963 letters to an american lady words to a year with aslan: daily reflections from the chronicles of narnia a year with selected literary essays includes over 20 of cs lewis' most important —claude rawson, maynard mack professor emeritus of english, yale university. Carol scott edited an excellent collection of essays on pullman's trilogy, his dark disney/walden media, (the chronicles of narnia: the lion, the witch and the begun to move away from the explicitly moral, girls' stories remained contribution to english literature as a whole, the value of which must not be ignored or. In audio books, literature | december 19th, 2011 32 comments like his friend jrr tolkien, lewis served on the english faculty at oxford university the lion, the witch and the wardrobe prince caspian: the return to narnia the was so excited to find these for free but i find this woman impossible to listen to.