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Review: Pilgrim's Regress

User Review  - Braktheitalian - Goodreads

Very dry. Reading this book after becoming accustomed to Lewis' characteristic insight and proverbial brevity was a jarring step backwards. I can respect it as an early work. I can see the seeds of developing style. But it's hard to digest mere seeds. Read full review

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User Review  - James Titterton - Goodreads

In his preface to the third edition of 'Pilgrim's Regress', written ten years after it was first published, Lewis described the novel's chief faults as "needless obscurity, and an uncharitable temper ... Read full review

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User Review  - MJ - Goodreads

It is always disappointing to read a book by a favorite author that disappoints. In this case, there are clear reasons why it does so, some of them outlined in the Afterword to this, the 1943 edition ... Read full review

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User Review  - Noah - Goodreads

A really rather amazing book although at first I found it rather mediocre. I was very much taken by John's yearning and his reasons for beginning his travels but I was not impressed with the first few ... Read full review

Review: The Pilgrim's Regress

User Review  - Deb W - Goodreads

I finished the third edition of "Pilgrim's Regress," by CS Lewis this morning. I state the 3rd edition because it includes an Afterward from Lewis describing his remarks after re-reading it ten years ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

The last few chapters were the best. Finally, all the threads began to weave themselves together and the picture was revealed, though still less positively beautiful than could be hoped. I also ... Read full review

Review: The Pilgrim's Regress

User Review  - Saraelizabeth - Goodreads

So I decided to read this after Joe piqued my interest in it. I'm sad that I didn't like it. I honestly can't believe I'm giving a book by CSLewis 1 star! Pilgrim's Regress is essentially an ... Read full review

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User Review  - James - Goodreads

This was the first book Lewis wrote after becoming a Christian. It allegorically describes the various perceptions, intellectualism, philosophies and ultimate disappointments he encountered on his way ... Read full review

Review: The Pilgrim's Regress

User Review  - Stephanie Ricker - Goodreads

We're reading Pilgrim's Regress by CS Lewis this week for our philosophy group. I've read Pilgrim's Progress, of course, but wasn't terribly impressed; I know it's a classic, but something about that ... Read full review

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User Review  - Zuzana - Goodreads

I love Lewis, but this was not my favorite (probably in part because unlike him, I have not read a million ancient philosophers - that would probably have helped some with trying to understand his allegories here and there). Read full review


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