The inklings: C. S. Lewis, J. R. R. Tolkien, Charles Williams, and their friends

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Houghton Mifflin, 1979 - Literary Criticism - 287 pages
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Drawing on unpublished letters and diaries, the author examines the friendship between and the social and literary gatherings of Lewis, Tolkien, and Williams who laughingly called themselves the Inklings

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Review: The Inklings: CS Lewis, JRR Tolkien, Charles Williams, and Their Friends

User Review  - RA Derdeyn - Goodreads

This is an excellent book for getting background information primarily on CS Lewis and JRR Tolkein. There are a number of anecdotes that add to the overall picture of what type of men these were ... Read full review

Review: The Inklings: CS Lewis, JRR Tolkien, Charles Williams, and Their Friends

User Review  - Andrea Engle - Goodreads

Interesting "biography" of the circle around CS Lewis at Oxford ... published in 1978, some 15 years after Lewis' death, when a few of the participants were still living and most of the facts still "warm" ... Carpenter covers a lot of ground effortlessly and entertainingly ... Read full review

Contents

Oh for the people who speak ones own language page
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What? You too?
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Mythopoeia
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Copyright

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