The Chronicles of Narnia Audio Collection

The Chronicles of Narnia Audio Collection

By C. S. Lewis; Ian Richardson (Performed by); Claire Bloom (Performed by)

HarperFestival, Analog Audio Cassette, Abridged, 9780694524662

Publication Date: October 2000


Fall under Aslan's spell with these abridged audio recordings by celebrity readers that bring the seven books of The Chronicles of Narnia series to life, on seven cassette tapes.

Narnia is a place where children are transformed into kings and queens, beasts and creatures can talk, and magic reigns. In superlative performances, Ian Richardson, Claire Bloom, Anthony Quayle, and Michael York narrate this classic fantasy series, which contains: The Magician's Nephew; The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe;The Horse and His Boy; Prince Caspian; The Voyage of the Dawn Treader; The Silver Chair; and The Last Battle.

C. S. Lewis's The Chronicles of Narnia has captivated fans of all ages with unforgettable adventures, fantastic creatures, and epic battles between good and evil.

About the Author
Clive Staples Lewis (1898 1963) was a professor at Oxford and Cambridge. An atheist until he was 30, he is remembered as a Christian apologist who expressed the great truths of his faith with penetrating logic and winsome wit. Lewis wrote more than forty books, including The Screwtape Letters, The Chronicles of Narnia, and Mere Christianity.

Richardson has performed most of the great Shakespearean roles on stage for the Royal Shakespeare Company and has been featured in numerous films.

Claire Bloom gained international fame in 1951 with her screen debut in Charles Chaplin s motion picture Limelight. Among her many memorable films are Richard III, The Haunting, Look Back in Anger, and A Doll s House.