C. S. Lewis said everything he wrote was influenced by George MacDonald. According to Lewis, there is "hardly any other writer who seems to be closer, or more continuously close, to the Spirit of Christ Himself." Writing a preface and selecting MacDonald's most poignant passages, Lewis introduces us to these extraordinary treasures. Ranging from "Inexorable Love" to "The Torment of Death," these words will instruct and uplift.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - hadden - LibraryThing
Interesting excerpts of the 19th century author who inspired both C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien. Although pushed out of a Calvinist parish for his unorthodox views, George MacDonald (1824-1905 ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - rericsawyer - LibraryThing
My reaction has been just the reverse from that of "thomasandmary." Within a few years of discovering Lewis, I let him open to me almost all the authors he loved. But I never learned to appreciate ... Read full review