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Out of the Silent Planet and Perelandra (Space Trilogy #1-2)
by C.S. Lewis
Dr Ransom is a Cambridge academic who is captured whilst on a walking tour and forced into a spaceship by two men. With them he flies to Malacandra (Mars). There he escapes his two captors and discovers an amazing range of rational and spiritual creatures on the planet.In the sequel, Ransom is sent by the Elida to Perelandra (Venus) to battle against evil incarnate and pre ...more
Paperback, 416 pages
Published October 15th 2001 by Voyager
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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. 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 th ...moreMore about C.S. Lewis...
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