Widget is loading comments...

Another Proofreading

Posted by Joel Heck on Monday, July 1, 2013

I have just finished proofreading (again) the first hundred pages. I have been looking for improved formatting, corrections of spelling, more complete information (such as the mention of an occasional author's name instead of just the title), and context (with the elimination of contradictions in context). This has resulted in the discovery of a few mistakes, such as the listing of two honorary doctorates in 1946, the conferral of the first one probably being an error (although it remains in place with the appropriate footnote--that may have been the day St. Andrew's decided to confer the degree on Lewis). The second one has Warren Lewis' diary as documentation, a much better source. St. Andrew's University would not have conferred to honorary Doctor of Divinity degrees in the same year on the same person. With each additional hundred pages, I will upload the next file.

blog comments powered by Disqus

This is the latest Lewis chronology:

Chronologically Lewis February 15 2018.pdf Chronologically Lewis February 15 2018.pdf
Size : 9575.753 Kb
Type : pdf

The file that appears below lists all works of C. S. Lewis in chronological order (now 472 in number, one more than the previous version because of the addition of the brief "Undergraduate Criticism" from 1960) in the location where they were first published or delivered (if spoken) as far as I am able to determine. Corrections are welcome. This version, slightly revised and added on March 18, 2017, includes works listed in the bibliography of Adam Barkman's C. S. Lewis & Philosophy as a Way of Life. It also includes the recently discovered (by Christopher Marsh) "A Christmas Sermon for Pagans."

The file below lists all of the works of C. S. Lewis, including individual poems, dated as precisely as possible either to the date of writing or the date of publication. This version, about 600 words longer than the previous version, includes insights from Charlie Starr's dating based on Lewis' handwriting.

TheCompleteWorksofCSLewis.pdf TheCompleteWorksofCSLewis.pdf
Size : 399.479 Kb
Type : pdf

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
Size : 1550.013 Kb
Type : pdf