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The Resource Boxen : childhood chronicles before Narnia, C.S. Lewis and W.H. Lewis ; introduced by Douglas Gresham

Boxen : childhood chronicles before Narnia, C.S. Lewis and W.H. Lewis ; introduced by Douglas Gresham

Label
Boxen : childhood chronicles before Narnia
Title
Boxen
Title remainder
childhood chronicles before Narnia
Statement of responsibility
C.S. Lewis and W.H. Lewis ; introduced by Douglas Gresham
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of maps, histories, sketches, and stories created by C.S. Lewis as a child to describe his private fantasy world, known as Animal-Land or Boxen. A scholarly introduction explains the stories in the context of Lewis's life
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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1898-1963
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Lewis, C. S.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1945-
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  • Gresham, Douglas H.
  • Lewis, W. H.,
  • Wheaton College (Ill.)
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  • Children's writings, English
  • Fantasy
  • Animals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Boxen : childhood chronicles before Narnia, C.S. Lewis and W.H. Lewis ; introduced by Douglas Gresham
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "The estate of C.S. Lewis gratefully acknowledges the Marion E. Wade Collection, Wheaton College, Illinois, USA, for allowing the manuscripts in its possession to be photographed and to the Rev. Walter Hooper for making available the materials in his possession."
  • "Boxen : childhood chronicles before Narnia first published in Great Britain in an abridged form as Boxen by William Collins and Co. Ltd. and by Fount Paperbacks, London 1985"--T.p. verso
Contents
Introduction / Douglas Gresham -- Animal-land: King's ring -- Manx against manx -- Relief of Murry -- History of Mouse-land from stone-age to Bublish I -- History of Animal-land -- Chess monograph -- Geography of Animal-land -- Boxen: Boxen or scenes from Boxonian city life -- Locked door and Than-Kyu -- Sailor -- Littera Scripta Manet -- Tararo -- Life of Lord John Big of Bigham -- Encyclopedia Boxoniana -- History of Boxen / Walter Hooper
Control code
ocn221163421
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780061698330
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)221163421
Label
Boxen : childhood chronicles before Narnia, C.S. Lewis and W.H. Lewis ; introduced by Douglas Gresham
Publication
Note
  • "The estate of C.S. Lewis gratefully acknowledges the Marion E. Wade Collection, Wheaton College, Illinois, USA, for allowing the manuscripts in its possession to be photographed and to the Rev. Walter Hooper for making available the materials in his possession."
  • "Boxen : childhood chronicles before Narnia first published in Great Britain in an abridged form as Boxen by William Collins and Co. Ltd. and by Fount Paperbacks, London 1985"--T.p. verso
Contents
Introduction / Douglas Gresham -- Animal-land: King's ring -- Manx against manx -- Relief of Murry -- History of Mouse-land from stone-age to Bublish I -- History of Animal-land -- Chess monograph -- Geography of Animal-land -- Boxen: Boxen or scenes from Boxonian city life -- Locked door and Than-Kyu -- Sailor -- Littera Scripta Manet -- Tararo -- Life of Lord John Big of Bigham -- Encyclopedia Boxoniana -- History of Boxen / Walter Hooper
Control code
ocn221163421
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
240 p.
Isbn
9780061698330
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
System control number
(OCoLC)221163421

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