Synopses & Reviews
Fall under Aslan's spell with these abridged audio recordings by celebrity readers that bring the seven books of The Chronicles of Narnia series to life, on seven cassette tapes.
Narnia is a place where children are transformed into kings and queens, beasts and creatures can talk, and magic reigns. In superlative performances, Ian Richardson, Claire Bloom, Anthony Quayle, and Michael York narrate this classic fantasy series, which contains: The Magician's Nephew; The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe; The Horse and His Boy; Prince Caspian; The Voyage of the Dawn Treader; The Silver Chair; and The Last Battle.
C. S. Lewis's The Chronicles of Narnia has captivated fans of all ages with unforgettable adventures, fantastic creatures, and epic battles between good and evil.
All seven of C.S. Lewis's beloved Narnia tales come to life in this beautifully repackaged audio collection. In superlative performances, Ian Richardson, Claire Bloom, Anthony Quayle and Michael York narrate the tales of Narnia with its many enchanting, mythical characters.
The Chronicles of Narnia Audio Collection brings all seven of C.S. Lewis's beloved Narnia tales to life, as they are read by some of the world's most celebrated and renowned performers.
Listeners young and old will fall under the spell of the mystical land of Narnia, where good and evil battle, children are transformed into kings and queens, beasts and creatures can talk, and magic reigns.
In superb performances, Ian Richardson, Claire Bloom, Sir Anthony Quayle, and Michael York narrate the adventures of Peter, Susan, Edmund and Lucy as they encounter enchanting, mythical characters and learn the lessons of faith and hope.
The complete collection includes:
The Magician's Nephew
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe
The Horse and His Boy
The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
The Silver Chair
The Last Battle
All seven books in C.S. Lewis's "The Chronicles of Narnia" come to life in this repackaged audio collection. These beloved books are read by luminaries of the stage and screen, including Claire Bloom, Ian Richardson, Anthony Quayle, and Michael York.
About the Author
Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) was one of the intellectual giants of the twentieth century and arguably one of the most influential writers of his day. He was a Fellow and Tutor in English Literature at Oxford University until 1954, when he was unanimously elected to the Chair of Medieval and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge University, a position he held until his retirement. He wrote more than thirty books, allowing him to reach a vast audience, and his works continue to attract thousands of new readers every year. His most distinguished and popular accomplishments include Mere Christianity
, Out of the Silent Planet
, The Great Divorce
, The Screwtape Letters
, and the universally acknowledged classics The Chronicles of Narnia. To date, the Narnia books have sold over one hundred million copies and have been transformed into three major motion pictures.
Clive Staples Lewis (1898-1963) fue uno de los intelectuales más importantes del siglo veinte y podría decirse que fue el escritor cristiano más influyente de su tiempo. Fue profesor particular de literatura inglesa y miembro de la junta de gobierno en la Universidad Oxford hasta 1954, cuando fue nombrado profesor de literatura medieval y renacentista en la Universidad Cambridge, cargo que desempeñó hasta que se jubiló. Sus contribuciones a la crítica literaria, literatura infantil, literatura fantástica y teología popular le trajeron fama y aclamación a nivel internacional. C. S. Lewis escribió más de treinta libros, lo cual le permitió alcanzar una enorme audiencia, y sus obras aún atraen a miles de nuevos lectores cada año. Sus más distinguidas y populares obras incluyen Las Crónicas de Narnia, Los Cuatro Amores, Cartas del Diablo a Su Sobrino y Mero Cristianismo.
Ian Richardson is a distinguished stage, film and television actor and a former member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. His film credits include M. Butterfly, Dark City, and most recently, From Hell.
Claire Bloom gained international fame in 1951 with her screen debut in Charles Chaplins motion picture Limelight. Among her many memorable films are Richard III, The Haunting, Look Back in Anger, and A Dolls House.