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Eight children in Narnia : the making of a children's story / Jared Lobdell.

Author:
Lobdell, Jared, 1937- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Chicago : Open Court, 2016.
  • ©2016
Description:
vii, 231 pages ; 23 cm
Summary note:
Provides information about the origins of [The Chronicles of Narnia] and identifies their key influences, motifs, and themes.--cf. jacket.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-225) and index.
Contents:
The conscious decision to write a children's story -- Creating Narnia : background and beginnings -- The house in the country and the first larger life -- Writing the "Chronicles" and realizing the world of dragons -- First things, last things : the second larger life -- Child! I tell no-one any story but his own -- A good swift kick toward success.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 0812699017 ((paperback))
  • 9780812699012 ((paperback))
LCCN:
2016949427
OCLC:
961006116
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