Winkelwagen: 0

The Pilgrim's Regress

The Pilgrim's Regress

Wade Annotated Edition.
Lewis's original allegory enhanced with a wealth of annotations, including
notes written by Lewis himself
Modeled after John Bunyan's famous Pilgrim's Progress, C. S. Lewis's Pilgrim's
Regress represents a number of firsts for Lewis ù the first book he wrote after
his conversion to Christianity, his first book of fiction, and the first book
he published under his own name.
This splendid annotated edition, produced in collaboration with the Marion E.
Wade Center in Wheaton, Illinois, helps readers recover the richness of Lewis's
allegory. Often considered obscure and difficult to read, The Pilgrim's Regress
nonetheless remains a witty satire on cultural fads, a vivid account of
spiritual dangers, and an illuminating tale for generations of pilgrims old and
Editor David C. Downing's critical introduction provides needed biographical
and cultural context for fully appreciating The Pilgrim's Regress. Downing
relies throughout both on his own expertise and on previously unpublished
sources from Lewis himself to identify allusions to other authors, translate
quotations, and explain humor hidden within Lewis's text. Among the hundreds of
annotations are references that draw parallels to Lewis's later works,
including Mere Christianity, Surprised by Joy, and the Chronicles of Narnia.
C. S. Lewis spoke of the 'needless obscurity' of this early fiction of " ideas. Later he added notes and an explanatory preface for the reader of
seventy years ago. Now David C. Downing has gone further and helped to make
Lewis's engaging and classic modern pilgrim's quest even more accessible for
today's reader. I've reread The Pilgrim's Regress more often than many of
Lewis's writings and am delighted at this new edition."

€ 22,90

The Pilgrim's Regress


Aantal pagina's:


Binnen 1 werkdag in huis!

In winkelwagen
Anderen bekeken ook:
We Cannot Be Silent
R. Albert Mohler -
Twenty years ago, not one nation on earth had legal same-sex marriage.
Now, access to same-sex marriage is increasingly seen as a ...
€ 16,90
In winkelwagen
Why the Reformation Still Matters
Michael Reeves & Tim Chester -
On 31 October 1517, Martin Luther posted his ninety-five theses on the
castle church door in Wittenberg. More than any ...
€ 8,90
In winkelwagen
The Great Transformation
Maurice Roberts - The eight chapters of The Great Transformation bring before the reader the sanctification and glorification of the believer in Jesus. The author, a ...
€ 7,50
In winkelwagen
Meer van deze auteur...
The Joyful Christian
C.S. Lewis -
127 Readings.
C.S. Lewis, himself a convert, wrote of being 'surprised by joy' when he discovered his belief in Jesus Christ. In these 127
devotional ...
€ 17,90
In winkelwagen
The Problem of Pain
C.S. Lewis -
Why must humanity suffer? In this elegant and thoughtful work, C. S. Lewis
questions the pain and suffering that occur everyday and how this ...
€ 13,90
In winkelwagen