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by Sheldon Vanauken
Author: Sheldon Vanauken
Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton; 3Rev Ed edition (1998)
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But there had been other influences as deep or deeper. The books of course had shaped his mind in a hundred ways, especially perhaps the poetry.
But there had been other influences as deep or deeper. He thought of the master at his school who had awakened him to the glory of Shakespeare, and his own discovery of Shelley. So many of the books, the best-loved ones, had been about England, and of course the poems were England itself.
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Sheldon Vanauken (August 4, 1914 – October 28, 1996) was an American author, best known for his autobiographical book A Severe Mercy (1977), which recounts his and his wife's friendship with C. S. Lewis. Lewis, their conversion to Christianity, and dealing with tragedy. He published a sequel in 1985 titled Under the Mercy. Vanauken was born Sheldon Frank Van Auken in Auburn, Indiana, the elder of two sons of a wealthy attorney, (Robert) Glenn Vanauken, and his wife Grace Merle (Hanselman) Vanauken
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A Severe Mercy is an autobiographical book by Sheldon Vanauken, relating the author's relationship with his wife, their friendship with C. Lewis, conversion to Christianity, and subsequent tragedy. It was first published in 1977. The book is strongly influenced, at least stylistically, by the Evelyn Waugh novel Brideshead Revisited. It was followed by a sequel, Under the Mercy, first published in 1985.
Sheldon Vanauken quotes Showing 1-30 of 48. It is, I think, that we are all so alone in what lies deepest in our souls, so unable to find the words, and perhaps the courage to speak with unlocked hearts, that we don't know at all that it is the same with others
Sheldon Vanauken quotes Showing 1-30 of 48. It is, I think, that we are all so alone in what lies deepest in our souls, so unable to find the words, and perhaps the courage to speak with unlocked hearts, that we don't know at all that it is the same with others. Sheldon Vanauken, A Severe Mercy: A Story of Faith, Tragedy and Triumph.
Details for: A severe mercy. Normal view MARC view ISBD view. A severe mercy, Lewis C. S ; Vanauken Sheldon. Publication: Toronto : Bantam Books, 1977Description: 239 . ewey: 24. 09 V217sSubject: Англикане - Англия - Биографии, Anglicans - England - Biography Англикане - США - Биографии, Anglicans - United States - Biography Vanauken, Sheldon Горе, скорбь, несчастье, Grief Christian biography Lewis
A Severe Mercy, by Sheldon Vanauken, is a heart-rending love story described by its author as the spiritual autobiography of a love rather than of the lovers.
A Severe Mercy, by Sheldon Vanauken, is a heart-rending love story described by its author as the spiritual autobiography of a love rather than of the lovers. A Severe Mercy is a masterfully crafted autobiography and the story of an intensely deep love relationship, a profound introspective on their path to finding God, and the utimate bereavement the author experiences as his thirty-something wife dies of a terminal illness. Along the way, their paths cross with .
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