Perelandra Author:C. S. L ewis A sharp sophisticated fantasy dealing with an old problem-~temptation~ in a new world ~Perelandra. The newest planet in C.S.Lewis's celebrated space world, Perelandra (the planet Venus), has been invaded by the devil's agent in the shape of of an English physicist, Dr.Weston. Evil joins battle with good, represented by Dr.Elwin Ransom the phil... more »ologist, as Perelandra and it's Queen and Lady-Mother face the choice between ascending to perfection or following an older world to corruption.
This is the second book in the famous space trilogy which began with "Out of the Silent Planet" and is concluded with "That Hideous Strength". C.S.Lewis, once called England's modern John Bunyan, is well known for the range of his literary talents, from scholarly studies of medieval literature to children's stories. He wrote, among other books, the best-selling"The Screwtape Letters".« less