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The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

C.S. Lewis


PUBLISHED: 30th November 2000
ISBN: 9780563477389
ANNOTATION:
Soon, though, Peter, Edmund and Susan find Narnia too and the adventures really begin.Together they must battle against the evil White Witch to break her cruel grip on Narnia, a land she has cast in perpetual winter, without Christmas.
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
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PUBLISHED: 30th November 2000
ISBN: 9780563477389
ANNOTATION:
Soon, though, Peter, Edmund and Susan find Narnia too and the adventures really begin.Together they must battle against the evil White Witch to break her cruel grip on Narnia, a land she has cast in perpetual winter, without Christmas.

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Soon, though, Peter, Edmund and Susan find Narnia too and the adventures really begin.Together they must battle against the evil White Witch to break her cruel grip on Narnia, a land she has cast in perpetual winter, without Christmas.

Publisher Description

When Lucy comes across the old wardrobe standing alone in the spare room, she thinks she has found a good place for hide and seek. But then she tumbles headlong into a magical world of fauns, dwarves and giants, of animals that talk and horses that fly - the land of Narnia. It is so extraordinary that at first her brothers and sister don't believe it can be real. Soon, though, Peter, Edmund and Susan find Narnia too and the adventures really begin.Together they must battle against the evil White Witch to break her cruel grip on Narnia, a land she has cast in perpetual winter, without Christmas. Only one thing can hold fast against such wickedness: the mighty Aslan. The excitement which C.S. Lewis must have felt in creating this enchanted world is conjured up once again in this thrilling dramatisation of one of the best stories ever told.

2 CDs. 1 hr 55 mins.

Author Biography

C.S. Lewis (Author) C.S. Lewis was born in Belfast in 1898. In 1917 he went to Oxford University, but his studies were interrupted by the First World War, from which he was sent home wounded. One of his friends at Oxford was J.R.R. Tolkien. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe was published in 1950. Fascinated by the difference in time between our own world and Narnia, Lewis wrote some of the books in a different order to the events which they portrayed. An example of this is The Magician's Nephew, which details the early history of Narnia and is intended to be read before the others. C.S. Lewis died in 1963.

Product Details

Author
C.S. Lewis
Series
BBC Radio Collection: Chronicles of Narnia
Year
2000
ISBN-10
0563477385
ISBN-13
9780563477389
Format
Compact Disc
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
Pack
Media
Audio Product
Edition
1st
Narrator
Full-Cast Dramatisation
Playing time
115
Audience Age
9
Publisher
BBC Audio, A Division Of Random House
Subtitle
A BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation
Publication Date
2000-11-30