Out of the Silent Planet (Space Trilogy, Book One)

3,92 valoración promedio
( 56.508 valoraciones por Goodreads )
 
9780684833644: Out of the Silent Planet (Space Trilogy, Book One)

Written during the dark hours immediately before and during the Second World War, C. S. Lewis's Space Trilogy, of which Out of the Silent Planet is the first volume, stands alongside such works as Albert Camus's The Plague and George Orwell's 1984 as a timely parable that has become timeless, beloved by succeeding generations as much for the sheer wonder of its storytelling as for the significance of the moral concerns. For the trilogy's central figure, C. S. Lewis created perhaps the most memorable character of his career, the brilliant, clear-eyed, and fiercely brave philologist Dr. Elwin Ransom. Appropriately, Lewis modeled Dr. Ransom after his dear friend J. R. R. Tolkien, for in the scope of its imaginative achievement and the totality of its vision of not one but two imaginary worlds, the Space Trilogy is rivaled in this century only by Tolkien's trilogy The Lord of the Rings. Readers who fall in love with Lewis's fantasy series The Chronicles of Namia as children unfailingly cherish his Space Trilogy as adults; it, too, brings to life strange and magical realms in which epic battles are fought between the forces of light and those of darkness. But in the many layers of its allegory, and the sophistication and piercing brilliance of its insights into the human condition, it occupies a place among the English language's most extraordinary works for any age, and for all time.
Out of the Silent Planet introduces Dr. Ransom and chronicles his abduction by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice via space ship to the planet Malacandra. The two men are in need of a human sacrifice and Dr. Ransom would seem to fit the bill. Dr. Ransom escapes upon landing, though, and goes on the run, a stranger in a land that, like Jonathan Swift's Lilliput, is enchanting in its difference from Earth and instructive in its similarity.

"Sinopsis" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

From the Publisher:

7 1-hour cassettes

About the Author:

Clive Staples Lewis, born in Belfast, Ireland, in 1898, was for more than thirty years Fellow and Tutor of Magdalen College, Oxford, and at the time of his death in 1963 was professor of medieval and Renaissance literature at Cambridge University. His many books -- of fiction, poetry, theology, literary scholarship, and autobiography -- include The Screwtape Letters, Mere Christianity, Miracles, and the seven volumes that comprise The Chronicles of Narnia.

"Sobre este título" puede pertenecer a otra edición de este libro.

Los mejores resultados en AbeBooks

1.

C. S. Lewis
Editorial: Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education Company), United Kingdom (1996)
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education Company), United Kingdom, 1996. Hardback. Estado de conservación: New. Special ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book. Written during the dark hours immediately before and during the Second World War, C. S. Lewis s Space Trilogy, of which Out of the Silent Planet is the first volume, stands alongside such works as Albert Camus s The Plague and George Orwell s 1984 as a timely parable that has become timeless, beloved by succeeding generations as much for the sheer wonder of its storytelling as for the significance of the moral concerns. For the trilogy s central figure, C. S. Lewis created perhaps the most memorable character of his career, the brilliant, clear-eyed, and fiercely brave philologist Dr. Elwin Ransom. Appropriately, Lewis modeled Dr. Ransom after his dear friend J. R. R. Tolkien, for in the scope of its imaginative achievement and the totality of its vision of not one but two imaginary worlds, the Space Trilogy is rivaled in this century only by Tolkien s trilogy The Lord of the Rings. Readers who fall in love with Lewis s fantasy series The Chronicles of Namia as children unfailingly cherish his Space Trilogy as adults; it, too, brings to life strange and magical realms in which epic battles are fought between the forces of light and those of darkness. But in the many layers of its allegory, and the sophistication and piercing brilliance of its insights into the human condition, it occupies a place among the English language s most extraordinary works for any age, and for all time. Out of the Silent Planet introduces Dr. Ransom and chronicles his abduction by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice via space ship to the planet Malacandra. The two men are in need of a human sacrifice and Dr. Ransom would seem to fit the bill. Dr. Ransom escapes upon landing, though, and goes on the run, a stranger in a land that, like Jonathan Swift s Lilliput, is enchanting in its difference from Earth and instructive in its similarity. Nº de ref. de la librería AAC9780684833644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 15,94
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

2.

C. S. Lewis
Editorial: Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education Company), United Kingdom (1996)
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
The Book Depository US
(London, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education Company), United Kingdom, 1996. Hardback. Estado de conservación: New. Special ed.. Language: English . Brand New Book. Written during the dark hours immediately before and during the Second World War, C. S. Lewis s Space Trilogy, of which Out of the Silent Planet is the first volume, stands alongside such works as Albert Camus s The Plague and George Orwell s 1984 as a timely parable that has become timeless, beloved by succeeding generations as much for the sheer wonder of its storytelling as for the significance of the moral concerns. For the trilogy s central figure, C. S. Lewis created perhaps the most memorable character of his career, the brilliant, clear-eyed, and fiercely brave philologist Dr. Elwin Ransom. Appropriately, Lewis modeled Dr. Ransom after his dear friend J. R. R. Tolkien, for in the scope of its imaginative achievement and the totality of its vision of not one but two imaginary worlds, the Space Trilogy is rivaled in this century only by Tolkien s trilogy The Lord of the Rings. Readers who fall in love with Lewis s fantasy series The Chronicles of Namia as children unfailingly cherish his Space Trilogy as adults; it, too, brings to life strange and magical realms in which epic battles are fought between the forces of light and those of darkness. But in the many layers of its allegory, and the sophistication and piercing brilliance of its insights into the human condition, it occupies a place among the English language s most extraordinary works for any age, and for all time. Out of the Silent Planet introduces Dr. Ransom and chronicles his abduction by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice via space ship to the planet Malacandra. The two men are in need of a human sacrifice and Dr. Ransom would seem to fit the bill. Dr. Ransom escapes upon landing, though, and goes on the run, a stranger in a land that, like Jonathan Swift s Lilliput, is enchanting in its difference from Earth and instructive in its similarity. Nº de ref. de la librería AAC9780684833644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 16,00
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

3.

Lewis, C. S.
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 1996. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería VS-9780684833644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,59
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 8,08
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

4.

C. S Lewis
Editorial: Scribner Classics 1996-10-28, New York (1996)
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 5
Librería
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Scribner Classics 1996-10-28, New York, 1996. hardback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 9780684833644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 17,42
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 2,18
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

5.

Lewis, C. S.
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Cantidad: 6
Librería
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción 1996. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IB-9780684833644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 11,52
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 8,08
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

6.

C. S. Lewis
Editorial: Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education company) (1996)
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Cantidad: 6
Librería
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, Reino Unido)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Prentice Hall (a Pearson Education company), 1996. HRD. Estado de conservación: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Nº de ref. de la librería IB-9780684833644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,71
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 8,72
De Reino Unido a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

7.

C. S. Lewis
Editorial: Scribner Classics (1996)
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: 1
Librería
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Scribner Classics, 1996. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería TH9780684833644

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 17,85
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 3,99
De Alemania a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

8.

Lewis, C. S.
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Tapa dura Cantidad: > 20
Librería
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Hardcover. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería 938516

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 12,34
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 10,62
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

9.

LEWIS
Editorial: Simon and Schuster
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Cantidad: > 20
Librería
INDOO
(Avenel, NJ, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Simon and Schuster. Estado de conservación: New. Brand New. Nº de ref. de la librería 0684833646

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 10,53
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: EUR 15,30
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

10.

C.S. Lewis
ISBN 10: 0684833646 ISBN 13: 9780684833644
Nuevos Cantidad: 2
Librería
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, Estados Unidos de America)
Valoración
[?]

Descripción Estado de conservación: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Nº de ref. de la librería 97806848336440000000

Más información sobre esta librería | Hacer una pregunta a la librería

Comprar nuevo
EUR 26,33
Convertir moneda

Añadir al carrito

Gastos de envío: GRATIS
De Estados Unidos de America a España
Destinos, gastos y plazos de envío

Existen otras copia(s) de este libro

Ver todos los resultados de su búsqueda