The Resource The Oxford Inklings: : Lewis, Tolkien and their circle, Colin Duriez, (ebook)

The Oxford Inklings: : Lewis, Tolkien and their circle, Colin Duriez, (ebook)

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The Oxford Inklings: : Lewis, Tolkien and their circle
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The Oxford Inklings:
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Lewis, Tolkien and their circle
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Colin Duriez
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eng
Summary
The Oxford Inklings tells the story of the friendships, mutual influence, and common purpose of the Inklings - the literary circle which congregated around C.S. Lewis and J.R.R. Tolkien. Meeting in pubs or Lewis's college rooms, they included an influential array of literary figures. They were, claimed poet and novelist John Wain, bent on "the task of redirecting the whole current of contemporary art and life". Tolkien and Lewis expert Colin Duriez unpacks the Inklings' origins, relationships, and the nature of their collaboration. He shows how they influenced, encouraged, and moulded each other. Duriez also covers the less celebrated Inklings, neglected, he claims, for too long. What did they owe - and offer - to the more acknowledged names? What brought them together? And what, eventually, drove them apart from their initial focus upon each other's writings?
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Duriez, Colin
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820.9/00912
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non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Lewis, C. S.
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Barfield, Owen
  • Williams, Charles
  • Inklings (Group of writers)
  • English literature
  • Oxford (England)
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adult
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The Oxford Inklings: : Lewis, Tolkien and their circle, Colin Duriez, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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  • online
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9780745957920
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11848241
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remote
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11848241
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MWT11848241
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The Oxford Inklings: : Lewis, Tolkien and their circle, Colin Duriez, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780745957920
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11848241
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11848241
System control number
MWT11848241
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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