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The Inklings : C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, Charles Williams, and their friends / by Humphrey Carpenter.


1st American ed.. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, [1979] .
ISBN 9780395276280, 0395276284

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Subjects Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography.
Authors, English.
England -- Oxford.
Fantasy literature -- Authorship.
Friendship.
Inklings (Group of writers)
Intellectual life.
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963 -- Friends and associates.
Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples), 1898-1963.
Lewis, Clive S.
Oxford (England) -- Biography.
Oxford (England) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973 -- Friends and associates.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973.
Tolkien, John R. R.
University of Oxford.
Williams, Charles, 1886-1945 -- Friends and associates.
Williams, Charles, 1886-1945.
Williams, Charles.
Description xiv, 287 pages, [8] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
©1978
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-265) and index.
Also issued online.
Summary Drawing on unpublished letters and diaries, the author examines the friendship between and the social and literary gatherings of Lewis, Tolkien, and Williams who laughingly called themselves the Inklings.
Contents Part one -- 'Oh for the people who speak one's own language' -- 'What? You too?' -- Mythopoeia -- 'The sort of thing a man might say' -- Part two -- C.W. -- 'A tremendous flow of words' -- Part three -- 'They are good for my mind' -- 'We had nothing to say to one another' -- Thursday evenings -- 'A fox that isn't there' -- 'Hwæt! we inclinga' -- Part four -- 'No one turned up' -- Till we have faces.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area England
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4494594
(OCoLC)ocm04494594
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Carpenter, Humphrey.
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