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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Wipf & Stock Pub
Publication date March 23, 2016
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9781498293655
ISBN-10 1498293654
Original list price $22.00
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: ""Reading Charles Williams is an unforgettable experience."" -Saturday Review ""It is satire, romance, thriller, morality, and glimpses of eternity all rolled into one."" -The New York Times "" . . . One of the most gifted and influential Christian writers England has produced this century."" -Time Magazine Author and scholar Charles Williams (1886-1945) joined, in 1908, the staff of the Oxford University Press, the publishing house in which he worked for the rest of his life. Throughout these years, poetry, novels, plays, biographies, history, literary criticism, and theology poured from his pen. At the beginning of the Second World War the publishing house was evacuated to Oxford where, in addition to his own writing and his editorial work for the Press, he taught in the University.

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Paperback
Book cover for 9780802812209 Book cover for 9781419115684 Book cover for 9781498293655
 
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from Wipf & Stock Pub (March 23, 2016)
9781498293655 | details & prices | List price $22.00
About: ""Reading Charles Williams is an unforgettable experience.
from Kessinger Pub Co (June 30, 2004)
9781419115684 | details & prices | 168 pages | 7.50 × 9.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $21.95
About: They had gone down the hill together, the man and that creature of illusion which had grown like the flowers of Eastern magic between the covering and uncovering of a seed.
from Eerdmans Pub Co (June 1, 1937)
9780802812209 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $18.00
About: The key to Williams' mystically oriented theological thought, Descent into Hell (arguably Williams' greatest novel) is a multidimensional story about human beings who shut themselves up in their own narcissistic projections, so that they are no longer able to love, to 'co-inhere.
Cassette/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9780786101498
 
from Blackstone Audio Inc (August 1, 1997)
9780786101498 | details & prices | 6.75 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.85 lbs | List price $44.95

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