That Hideous Strength, A Modern Fairy Tale for Grown Ups

TitleThat Hideous Strength, A Modern Fairy Tale for Grown Ups
Year for Search1945
AuthorsLewis, C[live] S[taples](1898-1963)
Tertiary AuthorsLewis, C. S.
Date Published1945
PublisherJohn Lane, The Bodley Head
Place PublishedLondon
KeywordsEnglish author, Male author, Northern Ireland author
Annotation

Final volume of a trilogy about the struggle between the forces of good and evil. Armageddon (see Revelation 16); good wins. Traditional marriage with the woman obedient is stressed. The other volumes of the trilogy are 1938 and 1943 Lewis. In addition, one of the major characters of the trilogy appears in 1977 Lewis. 

Additional Publishers

Rpt. New York: Scribner Classics, 1996. Abr. as The Tortured Planet. New York: Avon, 1958.

Title Note

Abr. as The Tortured Planet. New York: Avon, 1958.

Holding Institutions

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Author Note

The author (1898-1963) was born and raised in Northern Ireland and spent most of his life in England.

Full Text

1945 Lewis, C[live] S[taples] (1898-1963). That Hideous Strength, A Modern Fairy Tale for Grown Ups. London: John Lane, The Bodley Head. Rpt. New York: Scribner Classics, 1996. Abr. as The Tortured Planet. New York: Avon, 1958.

Final volume of a trilogy about the struggle between the forces of good and evil. Armageddon (See Revelation 16); good wins. Traditional marriage with the woman obedient is stressed. The other volumes of the trilogy are 1938 and 1943 Lewis. In addition, one of the major characters of the trilogy appears in 1977 Lewis. The author was born and raised in Northern Ireland and spent most of his life in England.