C.S. Lewis, Pauline Baynes con The Magician's Nephew
Narniaâ€¦ where Talking Beasts walkâ€¦ where a witch waitsâ€¦ where a new world is about to be born. On a daring quest to save a life, two friends are hurled into another world, where an evil sorceress seeks to enslave them. But then the lion Asian's song weaves itself into the fabric of a new land, a land that will be known as Narnia. And in Narnia, all things are possibleâ€¦ Format izdaniya: 11 sm h 18 sm.
“The magic of C. S. Lewis’s parallel universe never fades.” The Times
From the Back Cover
Polly’s hand went out to touch one of the rings. Immediately, without a flash or a noise, she vanished.
When horrible Uncle Andrew starts experimenting with magic, Digory and Polly find themselves in another world, and at the beginning of an incredible adventure, as the doorway to the magical land of Narnia opens…
This is the first adventure in the exciting Chronicles of Narnia.
Clive Staples Lewis, born in 1898, wrote many books for adults but the Narnia stories were his only works for children. The final title, The Last Battle, published in 1956, won the Carnegie Award, the highest mark of excellence in children’s literature.