Clive Staples Lewis (1898–1963) is recognised as one of the intellectual authors of the twentieth century. C S Lewis held academic posts as a Fellow and Tutor in English Literature at Oxford University until 1954, and was unanimously elected to the Chair of Medieval and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge University, a position he held until his retirement. C. S. Lewis’s literary abilities extended to poetry, literary criticism, lay theologian, broadcaster, lecturer and Christian apologist. His most famous works include The Chronicles of Narnia, The Space Trilogy and The Screwtape Letters as well as non fiction apologetics of Mere Christianity, Miracles and The Problem of Pain among many other works.
The books of C S Lewis are highly collectable. Read our blog about The five best books for children here and The Remarkable Life of C. S. Lewis here