Lewis, C. S.
Chronicles of Narnia,a series of allegorical fantasies set in the mythical kingdom of Narnia, including The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (1950) and The Silver Chair (1953) many works of literary criticism, including Studies in Medieval and Renaissance Literature (1966) and the autobiographical Surprised by Joy (1954). From 1954 until his death he was professor of Medieval and Renaissance English at Cambridge.
See his Selected Literary Essays (1970) and Narrative Poems (1970), both ed. by W. Hooper his letters, ed. by his brother W. H. Lewis (1966, repr. 1975) biographies by C. S. Kilby and D. Gilbert (1973) and R. L. Green and W. Hooper (1974) studies by P. G. Schakel, ed. (1977), W. Griffin (1986), C. N. Manlove (1987), L. W. Dorsett (1988), and G. B. Sayer (1988) P. and C. Zaleski, The Fellowship (2015) R. MacSwain and M. Ward, ed., The Cambridge Companion to C. S. Lewis (2010).
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