Книга: Lewis C. S. «Prince Caspian»

Prince Caspian

Introducing the fourth book of the newly designed Narnia classics. Perfect for those seeking a contemporary take on The Chronicles of Narnia Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy are mysteriously transported back to Narnia where they discover that it has been hundred's of years since their reign as Kings and Queens of the land ended. Cair Paravel, the castle where they lived, is in ruins and the evil King Miraz has taken charge. Along with their old friend Prince Caspian they race to overthrow the King, calling on the help of Aslan and his trusty follower, Reepicheep the mouse.

Издательство: "Harpercollins" (2001)

ISBN: 9780007115563

Купить за 556 руб в Лабиринте

Другие книги автора:

КнигаОписаниеГодЦенаТип книги
The Silver ChairИздание полностью на английском языке. Narnia… where giants wreak havoc… where evil weaves a spell… where enchantment rules. Through dangers untold and caverns deep and dark, a noble band of friends… — Harpercollins, Подробнее...2001871бумажная книга
Horse and His BoyИздание полностью на английском языке. It is enough of a surprise for Shasta to discover he isn't the son of Arsheesh the fisherman. But when Bree, the talking horse, whisks him away from the cruel… — Harpercollins, Подробнее...2001667бумажная книга
The Voyage of the Dawn TreaderИздание полностью на английском языке. A voyage to the very ends of the world. Narnia... where a dragon awakens... where stars walk the earth... where anything can happen. A king and some unexpected… — Harpercollins, Подробнее...2001667бумажная книга
The Chronicles of NarniaThe Chronicles of Narnia have enchanted millions of readers over the last fifty years and the magical events described in C. S. Lewis's immortal prose have left many a lasting memory for adults and… — Harpercollins, Подробнее...20121506бумажная книга
The Horse and His Boy. The Chronicles of NarniaA beautiful paperback edition of The Horse and His Boy, book three in the classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia. This edition is complete with cover and interior art by the original… — Harper Collins UK, Подробнее...2009777бумажная книга
Chronicles of Narnia - Last Battle Ned"The magic of C. S. Lewis's parallel universe never fades," The TimesDuring the last days of Narnia, the land faces its fiercest challenge-not an invader from without but an enemy from within. Lies… — Harper Collins UK, Подробнее...2015777бумажная книга
The Silver ChairThe Narnia Chronicles, first published in 1950, have been and remain some of the most enduringly popular children s books ever published. The best known, The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, has… — HarperCollins Publishers, Подробнее...20021122бумажная книга

Lewis, C.S.

▪ British author
born Nov. 29, 1898, Belfast, Ire. [now in Northern Ireland]
died Nov. 22, 1963, Oxford, Oxfordshire, Eng.
 British scholar, novelist, and author of about 40 books, most of them on Christian apologetics, the most widely known being The Screwtape Letters. He also achieved fame with a trilogy of science-fiction novels and with the Chronicles of Narnia, a series of seven children's books that have become classics of fantasy literature.

      During World War I, Lewis fought in France with the Somerset Light Infantry and was wounded in 1917. The following year he went to University College, Oxford, where he achieved an outstanding record as a classical scholar. From 1925 to 1954 he was a fellow and tutor of Magdalen College, Oxford, and from 1954 to 1963 he was professor of medieval and Renaissance English at the University of Cambridge.

      Lewis lapsed into atheism in his teens but experienced a reconversion to Christianity in 1931. His first work to attract attention was The Pilgrim's Regress: An Allegorical Apology for Christianity, Reason and Romanticism (1933). In 1936 came the critical and characteristic Allegory of Love: A Study in Medieval Tradition, considered by many to be his finest scholarly work. The first of his science fiction novels (a genre then scarcely known), Out of the Silent Planet (1938), was followed by the equally remarkable fictions Perelandra (1943) and That Hideous Strength (1945). These three books, which form one of the best of all science fiction trilogies, centre on an English linguist named Ransom who voyages to Mars and Venus and becomes involved in a cosmic struggle between good and evil in the solar system.

  Lewis' The Problem of Pain (1940) brought him wide recognition as a lay expositor of Christian apologetics, but it was far exceeded by the fictional best-selling Screwtape Letters (1942). This satire consists of 31 letters in which an elderly, experienced devil named Screwtape instructs his junior, Wormwood, in the subtle art of tempting a young Christian convert. Lewis' first story for children was The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe (1950; filmed 2005), the first of seven tales about the kingdom of Narnia. The Narnia books are exciting, often humorous, inventive, and, in the final scenes of The Last Battle (1956), deeply moving. Notable among Lewis' other books are a volume of autobiography, Surprised by Joy; The Shape of My Early Life (1955), and a novel based on the story of Psyche and Cupid, Till We Have Faces: A Myth Retold (1956).

Additional Reading
W.H. Lewis (ed.), Letters (1966), compiled by C.S. Lewis' brother, includes a memoir. Dabney Adams Hart, Through the Open Door (1984); and A.N. Wilson, C.S. Lewis (1990), are biographies. Critical studies include Chad Walsh, The Literary Legacy of C.S. Lewis (1979); and Margaret Patterson Hannay, C.S. Lewis (1981). William Gray, C.S. Lewis (1998), provides a comprehensive introduction to the author's work and career.

* * *

Источник: Lewis, C.S.

См. также в других словарях:

  • Prince Caspian — infobox Book | name = Prince Caspian title orig = translator = image caption = Cover of first edition (hardcover) author = C. S. Lewis illustrator = Pauline Baynes cover artist = country = United Kingdom language = English series = The Chronicles …   Wikipedia

  • Prince Caspian — …   Википедия

  • Prince Caspian (disambiguation) — Prince Caspian is a 1951 children s novel by C. S. Lewis.Prince Caspian can also refer to:*Caspian X, the title character of Lewis book, and a major character in his Narnia series * , a 2008 film based on the novel * , the soundtrack of the 2008… …   Wikipedia

  • The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian — For the book, see Prince Caspian. For the video game, see The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (video game). The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Theatrical poster Directed by …   Wikipedia

  • Le Monde De Narnia 2 : Le Prince Caspian — Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Titre original The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Réalisation Andrew Adamson Scénario Andrew Adamson Christopher Markus Stephen McFeely d après le roman de C …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Le Monde de Narnia: chapitre 2 - Prince Caspian — Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Titre original The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Réalisation Andrew Adamson Scénario Andrew Adamson Christopher Markus Stephen McFeely d après le roman de C …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Le Monde de Narnia 2 : Le Prince Caspian — Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Titre original The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Réalisation Andrew Adamson Scénario Andrew Adamson Christopher Markus Stephen McFeely d après le roman de C …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Le Monde de Narnia 2 : Prince Caspian — Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Titre original The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Réalisation Andrew Adamson Scénario Andrew Adamson Christopher Markus Stephen McFeely d après le roman de C …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Le Prince Caspian (film) — Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Titre original The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Réalisation Andrew Adamson Scénario Andrew Adamson Christopher Markus Stephen McFeely d après le roman de C …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Le monde de narnia 2 : le prince caspian — Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Titre original The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Réalisation Andrew Adamson Scénario Andrew Adamson Christopher Markus Stephen McFeely d après le roman de C …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian — Le Monde de Narnia : Le Prince Caspian Données clés Titre original The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian Réalisation Andrew Adamson Scénario Andrew Adamson Christopher Markus Stephen McFeely d après le roman de C.S. Lewis Sociétés de… …   Wikipédia en Français


Поделиться ссылкой на выделенное

Прямая ссылка:
Нажмите правой клавишей мыши и выберите «Копировать ссылку»