Becoming C. S. Lewis : a biography of young Jack Lewis (1898-1918)
|Format:||Print Book 2019|
|Availability:||Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 4 copies|
This unique biography reveals how C. S. Lewis's adolescent years shaped his later writing--tracing themes such as his delight in literature, his key relationships, his suffering and struggles, and his intense pursuit of joy. Volume 1 of a new trilogy.
ContentsYoung Jack Lewis at Wynyard School: 1908-1910
Off to Malvern: 1910-1914
Making a friend: Spring 1914
Jack and the war come to Great Bookham: Fall 1914
Reading for Kirkpatrick and for pleasure: 1914
War and romance: 1915
A conflicted soul: 1916
Oxford and the War: 1917-1918
The end of youth.
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Lewis, C. S.
-- (Clive Staples),
-- Childhood and youth.
Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.
|Publisher|| Wheaton, Illinois :2019
309 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 277-298) and index.