Item description for A Barfield Reader: Selections from the Writings of Owen Barfield by Owen Barfield & G. B. Tennyson...
Owen Barfield was one of the most original and stimulating thinkers of the twentieth century, the man that C.S. Lewis said could not speak on any subject without illuminating it, the man whose writings have won praise from figures as diverse as T.S. Eliot and Saul Bellow, Walter de la Mare and Howard Nemerov, W.H. Auden and Marshall McLuhan. This comprehensive overview supplements major selections with numerous short supporting passages form the whole corpus of his writings and provides a short glossary of Barfieldian terms and useful primary and secondary bibliographies.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.97" Width: 5.97" Height: 0.67" Weight: 0.74 lbs.
Release Date Jan 31, 1999
ISBN 0819563617 ISBN13 9780819563613
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More About Owen Barfield & G. B. Tennyson
OWEN BARFIELD, whom C. S. Lewis called the "wisest and best of my unofficial teachers," is a philosopher and author of many books, including Saving the Appearances, Unancestral Voice, The Rediscovery of Meaning and Other Essays, Owen Barnfield on C. S. Lewis, and History, Guilt, and Habit. Born in 1898, he lives in East Sussex, England.