The file that appears immediately below this posting lists all of the works of Lewis in chronological order and in the location where it was first published or delivered (if spoken) as far as I am able to determine. Corrections welcome. Added April 14, 2011.

The Complete Works of CS Lewis.pdf The Complete Works of CS Lewis.pdf
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Collected Letters, Volume 1

March 30, 2014
This update is the result of reading the first volume of Lewis's Collected Letters for accuracy, completeness, and the like. This reading resulted in a couple more dates in the chronology, a couple of minor corrections, and mostly more detail in the chronology between 1912 and 1931.
 

Edwin Brown

March 9, 2014
Ordinarily I wouldn't upload a new version just four days after the previous one, but this is different. I have just finished reading Edwin Brown's In Pursuit of C. S. Lewis, after owning it for seven years and never reading it until now. I recently learned that a lot of chronological information appears in the book, so I have incorporated nearly 3,000 words of information about publication dates, especially first American editions of Lewis's books. An occasional date is a new date, and lots ...
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The Abolition of Man

March 5, 2014
This post contains some additional details about Lewis's letters (from volume 1), an extra date or two, some entries from Edwin Brown's book, In Pursuit of C. S. Lewis, but especially one major change. Based on comments and research from Brenton Dickieson, who wrote to Oxford University Press, I have moved the publication of The Abolition of Man from Jan. 6, 1943 (before Lewis gave these lectures) to Jan. 6, 1944. There are other reasons for this change, including a letter of congratulation t...
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Through 1963

January 25, 2014
All of Warren Lewis's diaries from Feb. 27, 1932 through July 29, 1966 have now been read and incorporated into this chronology. This most recent version completes the year 1934. The years 1919 through Feb. 26, 1932 remain to do. In addition, I have incorporated the publication dates of several more book reviews of C. S. Lewis, those now available in C. S. Lewis: Image and Imagination, recently published by Cambridge University Press and containing some previously unpublished reviews and arti...
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More on 1934

January 9, 2014
While 1934 was not a big year for C. S. Lewis, at least not in a literary sense, this posting contains about 28,000 more words than the previous one. This is because the footnotes (about 11,000 words) are now being counted in the total and because more material has been added from the diary of Warren Lewis, much of it about a holiday in Ireland during the month of August. Jack was on that holiday and figures in many of the events. This version contains a lot of information about family dynami...
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Image and Imagination and 1934

December 20, 2013
The latest version of "Chronologically Lewis" contains several additional book reviews of Jack not previously included. They come from Walter Hooper's new book, Image and Imagination, released earlier this year by Cambridge University Press and containing about forty book reviews that C. S. Lewis did. This book corrected a couple of dates, one of them, for example, that was off by exactly one year. In addition, I have continued to read through the diaries of Warren Lewis during March through ...
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Warren's Diaries of 1934

November 30, 2013
This latest post, completed just ten days after the previous one (due to some extra available time during Thanksgiving break), is about 1,700 words longer. It covers only parts of the first three months of 1934, including especially some information about household dynamics (Minto is still rather well thought of by Warren, the bickerings of servants, the pets, even to the naming of one cat, etc.) and information about the landscaping of the grounds of the Kilns which Warren and Jack are doing...
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1933-1934

November 21, 2013
This update is about 1,400 words longer than the last one, containing more information (most of it quite minor) about December 1933 and January 1934. I have also made a couple of slight corrections, one of them about events surrounding the purchase of Phantastes in 1916. The information for 1933 and 1934 comes from Warren Lewis's diaries, and the Phantastes correction comes by way of Devin Brown's new biography of Lewis, A Life Observed, who uses references in various places, including the in...
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1933

October 19, 2013
This latest update adds some information from September, October, and November, 1933, making the chronology about 3,000 words longer than the previous version. This includes a couple of minor corrections. While this is not one of the important periods in Lewis's life, it is a time when Warren is working on The Lewis Papers. In spite of Mrs. Moore's atheism, her daughter Maureen attended church with Warren and Jack on occasion, so her atheism may have been more of an act than an ideology.
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The Martlets

September 14, 2013
This update is about 1,200 words longer than the previous one. Most of the changes have come from information I gained by reading Walter Hooper's article "To the Martlets," an article that appears in Carolyn Keefe's book on Lewis as both speaker and writer. The other major change is that in most months, I have added the year to the recorded month and day at the first recorded day of that month. In some cases, it is not necessary because of the small number of events listed for that year, but ...
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This is the latest chronology:

Chronologically Lewis March 29 2014.pdf Chronologically Lewis March 29 2014.pdf
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Just in case you want to look through a portion of the chronology and don't want to have to wade through a huge file, here are portions of the chronology by decade (approximately, although these files are not as up to date as the complete file): 

Chronologically Lewis to 1919.pdf Chronologically Lewis to 1919.pdf
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Chronologically Lewis 1920 to 1929.pdf Chronologically Lewis 1920 to 1929.pdf
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Chronologically Lewis 1930 to 1939.pdf Chronologically Lewis 1930 to 1939.pdf
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Chronologically Lewis 1940 to 1949.pdf Chronologically Lewis 1940 to 1949.pdf
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Chronologically Lewis 1950 to 1963.pdf Chronologically Lewis 1950 to 1963.pdf
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This file describes what is happening in Oxford, Cambridge, the UK, and Europe at the time that Lewis writes his various poems, essays, and books, dividing the life and writings of Lewis by academic topic, i.e. English, Philosophy, History, etc. 

Intellectual History of Oxford and Cambridge.pdf Intellectual History of Oxford and Cambridge.pdf
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