The Screwtape Letters, Annotated Edition   -     By: C.S. Lewis
Buy Item $17.99 Retail: $26.99 Save 33% ($9.00) Add To Cart
Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $11.99 eBook Details

The Screwtape Letters, Annotated Edition

HarperCollins Publishers / 2013 / Hardcover

$17.99 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $26.99
|
Save 33% ($9.00)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW023179

Current Promotions
  • Other Formats (6)
  • Others Also Purchased (10)
Other Formats (6)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $17.99
    Retail: $26.99
    Add To Cart
    $17.99
  2. In Stock
    $19.49
    Retail: $29.99
    Add To Cart
    $19.49
  3. In Stock
    $11.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $11.99
  4. In Stock
    $7.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $7.99
  5. In Stock
    $10.99
    Add To Cart
    0
    $10.99
  6. In Stock
    $8.49
    Retail: $11.99
    Add To Cart
    $8.49
Others Also Purchased (10)

Product Description

Now annotated with explanations and excerpts from Lewis's other works! A masterpiece of satire, this classic offers a sly and ironic portrayal of human life and foibles through an imaginary exchange of letters between an apprentice demon and his seasoned mentor. Includes background information, descriptions of terms, historical significance, and more. 240 pages, hardcover. HarperOne.

Product Information

Format: Hardcover
Number of Pages: 240
Vendor: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: 2013
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 X 0.85 (inches)
ISBN: 0062023179
ISBN-13: 9780062023179
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. The Screwtape Letters
    The Screwtape Letters
    C.S. Lewis
    HarperOne / 2001 / Trade Paperback
    $8.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 43% ($6.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 48 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW52934
  2. The Circle Maker: Praying Circles Around Your Biggest Dreams and Greatest Fears
    The Circle Maker: Praying Circles Around Your Biggest Dreams and Greatest Fears
    Mark Batterson
    Zondervan / 2012 / Trade Paperback
    $8.99 Retail: $14.99 Save 40% ($6.00)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 71 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW330738
    Video
  3. Spiritual Gifts Pamphlet
    Spiritual Gifts Pamphlet
    Rose Publishing / 2011 / Other
    $2.99 Retail: $3.99 Save 25% ($1.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW364540
  4. Letters and Papers from Prison: Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works [DBW], Volume 8
    Letters and Papers from Prison: Dietrich Bonhoeffer Works [DBW], Volume 8
    Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    Fortress Press / 2010 / Hardcover
    $38.49 Retail: $64.00 Save 40% ($25.51)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW697037

Related Products

  1. The Screwtape Letters
    The Screwtape Letters
    C.S. Lewis
    HarperOne / 2001 / Trade Paperback
    $8.49 Retail: $14.99 Save 43% ($6.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 48 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW52934
  2. Radio Theatre:  The Screwtape Letters
    Radio Theatre: The Screwtape Letters
    C.S. Lewis
    Tyndale House / 2009 / Compact disc
    $27.49 Retail: $39.99 Save 31% ($12.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 155 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW973244
  3. Screwtape Letters Gift Edition
    Screwtape Letters Gift Edition
    C.S. Lewis
    HarperOne / 2001 / Hardcover
    $15.49 Retail: $24.99 Save 38% ($9.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 48 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW52896
  4. C.S. Lewis: A Life--Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet
    C.S. Lewis: A Life--Eccentric Genius, Reluctant Prophet
    Alister E. McGrath
    Tyndale House / 2013 / Hardcover
    $13.99 Retail: $24.99 Save 44% ($11.00)
    4 Stars Out Of 5 10 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW339350

Publisher's Description

A masterpiece of satire, this classic has entertained and enlightened readers the world over with its sly and ironic portrayal of human life from the vantage point of Screwtape, a senior tempter in the service of "Our Father Below." At once wildly comic, deadly serious, and strikingly original, C. S. Lewis gives us the correspondence of the worldly-wise old devil to his nephew Wormwood, a novice demon in charge of securing the damnation of an ordinary young man. The Screwtape Letters is the most engaging and humorous account of temptation—and triumph over it—ever written.

Now, for the first time, The Screwtape Letters is presented with its full text alongside helpful annotations provided by Lewis enthusiast and dramatist Paul McCusker. The notes include literary, theological, and biographical information to enhance Lewis's core themes and demystify complex ideas. McCusker also guides readers to concepts and references from the beloved author's other treasured volumes to deepen and enrich this timeless classic. The annotated edition is the ultimate guide for understanding the heavenly truths buried in these epistles from below.

Author Bio

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 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 100 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.

Editorial Reviews

“Why get a new Screwtape Letters? I love the feel and look of this annotated edition. …I love the addition of red ink inside this book for the notes. There are a couple of hundred helpful annotations that first-time and veteran readers will find intriguing.”
“This book is sparkling yet truly reverent, in fact a perfect joy, and should become a classic.”
“Excellent, hard-hitting, challenging, provoking.”
“C.S. Lewis is the ideal persuader for the half-convinced, for the good man who would like to be a Christian but finds his intellect getting in the way.”
“Apparently this Oxford don and Cambridge professor is going to be around for a long time; he calls himself a dinosaur but he seems to speak to people where they are.”
“[The Screwtape Letters] show[s] his ability to dramatize: to set forth an attractive vision of the Christian life, proceeding by means of character and plot to narrate an engaging story, everything colorful, vibrant, and active.”
“C. S. Lewis understood, like few in the past century, just how deeply faith is both imaginative and rational.”

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

|

Q: Are Bible references included in the annotations?

A:

There are very few Bible references included in the annotations.

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search