Contributor biographical information for The Narnia trivia book : inspired by The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis / with illustrations from The Chronicles of Narnia by Pauline Baynes.


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Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) was one of the intellectual giants of the twentieth century and arguably one of the most influential writers of his day. He was a Fellow and Tutor in English Literature at Oxford University until 1954, when he was unanimously elected to the Chair of Medieval and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge University, a position he held until his retirement. He wrote more than thirty books, allowing him to reach a vast audience, and his works continue to attract thousands of new readers every year. His most distinguished and popular accomplishments include Mere Christianity, Out of the Silent Planet, The Great Divorce, The Screwtape Letters, and the universally acknowledged classics The Chronicles of Narnia. To date, the Narnia books have sold over 100 million copies and been transformed into three major motion pictures.

Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) fue uno de los intelectuales más importantes del siglo veinte y podri;a decirse que fue el escritor cristiano más influyente de su tiempo. Fue profesor particular de literatura inglesa y miembro de la junta de gobierno en la Universidad Oxford hasta 1954, cuando fue nombrado profesor de literatura medieval y renacentista en la Universidad Cambridge, cargo que desempeñó hasta que se jubiló. Sus contribuciones a la cri;tica literaria, literatura infantil, literatura fantástica y teologi;a popular le trajeron fama y aclamación a nivel internacional. C. S. Lewis escribió más de treinta libros, lo cual le permitió alcanzar una enorme audiencia, y sus obras aún atraen a miles de nuevos lectores cada año. Sus más distinguidas y populares obras incluyen Las Crónicas de Narnia, Los Cuatro Amores, Cartas del Diablo a Su Sobrino y Mero Cristianismo.




Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Lewis, C. S. -- (Clive Staples), -- 1898-1963. -- Chronicles of Narnia -- Miscellanea.
Children's stories, English -- Miscellanea.
Fantasy fiction, English -- Miscellanea.
Christian fiction, English -- Miscellanea.
Narnia (Imaginary place) -- Miscellanea.
Literary recreations.
Questions and answers.