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The Latin letters of C.S. Lewis

by C. S. Lewis

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Published by St. Augustine"s Press in South Bend, Ind .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Lewis, C. S. 1898-1963 -- Correspondence.,
    • Calabria, Giovanni, Saint, 1873-1954 -- Correspondence.,
    • Catholic Church -- Italy -- Clergy -- Biography.,
    • Anglicans -- England -- Correspondence.,
    • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Correspondence.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementC.S. Lewis, Don Giovanni Calabria ; translated and edited by Martin Moynihan.
      ContributionsCalabria, Giovanni, Saint, 1873-1954., Moynihan, Martin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX5199.L53 A4 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination126 p. ;
      Number of Pages126
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL358518M
      ISBN 101890318345
      LC Control Number98018477

      C S Lewis Biography - Clive Staples Lewis (29 November 22 November ), commonly referred to as C.S. Lewis was an Irish author and scholar, born into a Protestant family in Belfast, though mostly resident in England. - C S Lewis Biography and List of Works - C S Lewis Books. Find nearly any book by C-S Lewis (page 4). Get the best deal by comparing prices from over , booksellers. Search 'Latin Letters of C.S. Lewis' More editions of Latin Letters of C.S. Lewis: Latin Letters of C.S. Lewis: ISBN ().

        C. S. Lewis was a prolific letter writer, and his personal correspondence reveals much of his private life, reflections, friendships, and the progress of his thought. This second of a three-volume collection contains the letters Lewis wrote after his conversion to . This is a nice collection of readings from C.S. Lewis, edited by Walter Hooper. However, it suffer from the same "illness" that most, if not all, daily readings text suffer - lack of total topics of the readings range from 'Aquinas' to 'When the World Drama Ends.' As he always, Lewis writes with precision clarity; most Latin Cited by: 2.

        The revered teacher and bestselling author of such classic Christian works as Mere Christianity and The Screwtape Letters, C. S. Lewis here offers wisdom and lessons that illuminate our private dialogue with God—prayer—in this collection drawn from the breadth of his writings.. C. S. Lewis’s insights on Christianity and his reflections on Christian life continue to guide us more than. C S Lewis. C. S. Lewis (Novem Novem ) was a British novelist, poet, academic, medievalist, literary critic, essayist, lay theologian, broadcaster, lecturer, and Christian apologist. He held academic positions at both Oxford University (Magdalen College, ) and Cambridge University (Magdalene College, ).


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In Septemberafter reading C.S. Lewis’s The Screwtape Letters in Italian, Fr. Giovanni Calabria was moved to write the author, but he knew no English and assumed (rightly) that Lewis knew no Italian.

So he wrote his letter in Latin, hoping that, as a classicist, Lewis would know Latin. Therein began a correspondence that was to outlive Fr.

Calabria himself (he died in December /5(13). I was surprised to discover that though it is titled "The Latin Letters of C.S. Lewis", that the actual text of the letters were not to be found in the book.

Rather, this is a 64 page pamphlet *about* the letters, written by Martin Moynihan/5. The Latin Letters of C.S. Lewis to Don Giovanni Calabria of Verona and to Members of His Congregation, to book.

Read reviews from world’s large /5. Editions for Latin Letters of C.S. Lewis: (Hardcover published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback publi Author: C.

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I pretty much knew that C.S. Lewis was a good Latinist. He sort of had to be one, given his education. Plus, Lucretius is know to have influence the writer in his early years. So, when I saw a book called "The Latin Letters of C S Lewis" it caught my attention.

Unfortunately, there is not much Latin about it:(It is just a translation. The correspondence between C.S. Lewis and Father Giovanni Calabria in a language that they both knew, Latin.

The letters show Lewis's strong devotional side, and discuss such topics as Christian unity, modern European history, liturgical worship, and general ethical behavior. The Screwtape Letters is a Christian apologetic novel by C. Lewis and dedicated to J.

is written in a satirical, epistolary style and while it is fictional in format, the plot and characters are used to address Christian theological issues, primarily those to do with temptation and resistance to it.

First published in Februarythe story takes the form of a series of Cited by:   Even the Book of Common Prayer had been translated twice into Latin in the seventeenth century for university use as Liber Precum the United States inan Episcopal clergyman admirably translated the updated Prayer Book into Latin, but its sales apparently were sparse because of his denomination’s demographic and theological decline, while an Hungarian’s.

Letters: C. Lewis and Don Giovanni Calabria: A Study in Friendship Martin Moynihan, editor Ann Arbor, Michigan: Servant Books, pages, $ reviewed by James L. Sauer. Between andC. Lewis corresponded in Latin with two members of the Roman Catholic order of the Poor Servants of Divine Providence in Verona, Italy.

One of the lesser known and lesser read works of CS Lewis is his correspondence with Rev. Don Giovanni Calabria. Few indeed have read them since they were written in Latin. And though an English translation was published inI know few who have ever heard of these letters.

The full collection of Continue reading "CS Lewis as many have never heard him.". Latin Letters of C. Lewis, The Lewis, C. and Calabria, Don Giovanni. In Septemberafter reading The Screwtape Letters in Italian, Fr.

Giovanni Calabria was moved to write the author, but he knew no English, so he addressed his letter in Latin. Therein began a correspondence that was to outlive Fr. Calabria himself (he died in December and was succeeded in the correspondence by. Free shipping on orders of $35+ from Target.

Read reviews and buy Latin Letters of C.S. Lewis - by C S & Don Giovanni Calabria (Hardcover) at Target. Get it. Complete Works of C. Lewis (List by Date) Share. Sign in. Book reviews, lectures, articles to show the twentieth century reader how to read and how to understand old books and manuscripts.

The Latin Letters of Lewis: Essay collection. Clive Staples Lewis (29 November – 22 November ) was a British writer and lay held academic positions in English literature at both Oxford University (Magdalen College, –) and Cambridge University (Magdalene College, –).He is best known for his works of fiction, especially The Screwtape Letters, The Chronicles of Narnia, and The Space Trilogy, and Born: Clive Staples Lewis, 29 NovemberBelfast.

After hearing a presentation on the life and works of C. Lewis as part of a summer Sunday school curriculum, a handful of eager readers decided to form a C. Lewis book club in the fall of A dozen books and countless essays later, this inter-denominational group continues to meet at and enjoy the hospitality of Christ United Methodist Church in Chapel Hill, NC.

Lewis at the same time was becoming known in literary circles, initially by publishing articles and book reviews. His first scholarly book, The Allegory of Love: A Study in Medieval Tradition (), was highly praised and established his reputation as a leading figure in British literary studies.

Later books on literature include A Preface to Paradise Lost (), The Personal Heresy: A. Buy a cheap copy of Letters of C.

Lewis (Edited, with a book by C.S. Lewis. An important revision and expansion of the earlier collection of Lewis’s letters. Entries from Lewis’s diary are included, as is Warnie Lewis’s memoir of his Free shipping over $/5(3).

I have just finished reading the Latin correspondence between C.S. Lewis and St Giovanni Calabria (). Although it has a certain charm, both from the personalities of the authors and from the use of the ancient tongue, it is theologically rather jejune.

There is very little discussion of doctrine; much of it is taken up with. He wanted to write to C. Lewis to express his admiration for the book, but he didn’t speak English, and he suspected (rightly) that C. Lewis didn’t speak Italian.

Knowing that Lewis was a scholar Continue readingReview: The Latin Letters of C. Lewis, ed. and trans. Martin Moynihan. Find The Latin Letters Of Cs Lewis by Lewis, C S at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.The Latin Letters of C.

S. Lewis (), trans. and ed. by Martin Moynihan. Inan Italian priest in Verona, Don Giovanni Calabria, wrote to Lewis after reading The Screwtape Letters.

The two men continued to correspond in Latin (the one language they had in common) until Fr. Calabria died in   Out of Print. C. S. Lewis (–) is best remembered as a literary critic, essayist, theologian, and novelist, and his famed tales The Chronicles of Narnia and The Screwtape Letters have been read by millions.

Now, A. T. Reyes reveals a different side of this diverse man of letters: translator.