The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe : C. S. Lewis :Why are there multiple orders? Answers below…. Sometime after the death of C. Lewis, British editions of the books began appearing that were numbered according to the order the stories take place:. For many years, both orders were in print.
The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe
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As a quartet of wide-eyed evacuees encounter wicked witches and saintly lions, Lewis guides the reader expertly through a brilliantly imagined world. A beautiful paperback edition of The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, book two in the classic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia. This edition is complete with cover and interior art by the original illustrator, Pauline Baynes. Four adventurous siblings-Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy Pevensie- step through a wardrobe door and into the land of Narnia, a land frozen in eternal winter and enslaved by the power of the White Witch. But when almost all hope is lost, the return of the Great Lion, Aslan, signals a great change. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe is the second book in C.
Lewis 's children's epic fantasy series, The Chronicles of Narnia. It won the Academy Award for Best Makeup and various other awards. An Extended Edition was released on December 12, , and was only made available on DVD until January 31, , when it was discontinued. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe was the first of a series of adaptations of C. Mrs Macready , the strict housekeeper, explains he is unaccustomed to hosting children. While the Pevensies play hide-and-seek, Lucy discovers a wardrobe and enters the fantasy world called Narnia.