Christian Guide to the Classics

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  1. A Christian Guide to the Classics
    Leland Ryken
    Crossway / 2015 / Trade Paperback
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Leland Ryken's A Christian Guide to the Classics provides an overarching introduction to reading and enjoying the great works of literature. Addressing common misconceptions as well as how not to read the classics, this short book perfectly introduces the reasons why these books should be read, the importance of the Bible, Christian & secular classics, and where to find them. A perfect introduction to an often-intimidating task! 102 pages, softcover.

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    Leland Ryken
    Crossway / 2015 / ePub
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  1. Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter - eBookThis product is an eBook
    Leland Ryken
    Crossway / 2013 / ePub
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  1. Christian Guides to the Classics: Shakespeare's Macbeth
    Leland Ryken
    Crossway / 2013 / Trade Paperback
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Pull everything you can out of the classics!

Leland Ryken provides a clear pathway to understanding the "Great Works" through this engaging series of short guidebooks. Evaluating the text from a distinctly Christian perspective, this guide to Shakespeare's Macbeth includes commentary, points out scriptural allusions and biblical subtext, summarizes the plot, and provides notes on the composition of scenes.

Christian Guide to the Classics books provide:

  • An introduction to the author and work
  • An explanation of the cultural context
  • Published criticism
  • Definitions of key literary terms
  • Discussion questions
  • Resources for further study

    75 pages, softcover. High School-Adult.

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      Leland Ryken
      Crossway / 2013 / ePub
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      1. Homer's The Odyssey - eBookThis product is an eBook
        Leland Ryken
        Crossway / 2013 / ePub
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        1. Dickens's Great Expectations - eBookThis product is an eBook
          Leland Ryken
          Crossway / 2014 / ePub
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        1. Bunyan's The Pilgrim's Progress - eBookThis product is an eBook
          Leland Ryken
          Crossway / 2014 / ePub
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