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Out of the Silent Planet

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The first book in C. S. Lewis's acclaimed Space Trilogy, which continues with Perelandra and That Hideous Strength, Out of the Silent Planet begins the adventures of the remarkable Dr. Ransom. Here, that estimable man is abducted by aliens and taken via spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra. Once on the planet, he eludes his captors, risking his life and his chances of returning to Earth. First published in 1943, Out of the Silent Planet remains a mysterious and suspenseful tour de force from one of our best-love writers.

About the Author

C. S. Lewis was a professor of medieval and Renaissance literature at Oxford and Cambridge universities who wrote more than thirty books in his lifetime, including The Screwtape Letters, The Chronicles of Narnia, and Mere Christianity. He died in 1963.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780684823805
Author:
Lewis, C. S.
Publisher:
Scribner
Author:
Lewis, C.S.
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Science Fiction - General
Subject:
Science fiction
Subject:
British and irish fiction (fictional works by
Subject:
Life on other planets
Subject:
British and irish
Subject:
Science Fiction - Adventure
Subject:
Religious - Science Fiction
Subject:
Life on other planets -- Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Science / General
Edition Number:
1
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Space Trilogy (Paperback)
Series Volume:
104-96
Publication Date:
19960603
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
7 x 4.1875 in 3.040 oz

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