The Art of Writing and the Gifts of Writers
This volume of short essays and other pieces by C. S.Lewis is part of a larger collection, C. S. Lewis: Essay Collection andOther Short Pieces. In addition to his many books, letters, and poems,C. S. Lewis wrote a great number of essays and shorter pieces on varioussubjects. He wrote extensively on Christian theology and the defense of faithbut also on ethical issues and the nature of literature and storytelling.Within these pages is a treasure trove of Lewis’ reflections on diverse topics.
This volume includes
1. The Hobbit2. Period Criticism3. On Stories4. On Three Ways of Writing for Children5. Prudery and Philology6. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings7. Sometimes Fairy Stories May Say Best What’s to Be Said8. It All Began with a Picture…9. Unreal Estates10. On Criticism11. Cross-Examination12. A Tribute to E. R. Eddison13. The Mythopoeic Gift of Rider Haggard14. George Orwell15. A Panegyric for Dorothy L. Sayers16. The Novels of Charles Williams