Christian Fantasy: From 1200 to the Present
Macmillan, 1992 - 356 من الصفحات
This is the first account of invented stories involving the Christian supernatural. In their development a central concern is found to be the fantasy-making human imagination itself, at first seen as a obstacle to Christian purpose, but more recently given freer rein.
ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة
لم نعثر على أي مراجعات في الأماكن المعتادة.
The French Queste del Saint Graal
The Middle English Pearl
11 من الأقسام الأخرى غير ظاهرة
طبعات أخرى - عرض جميع المقتطفات
allegory angels appears become beginning believe body called century certainly character Charles Christ Christian fantasy Church City comes concerned continually created creation Dante death described desire devil direct divine earth evil existence experience expresses fact Fairy faith fall Faustus feel fiction figure final further give given God's heaven Hell Holy human idea imagery imagination journey Kingsley Land later less Lewis literature live London look lost MacDonald means mind move narrative nature never novel once Paradise pattern Pearl perhaps physical picture Pilgrim's play poem portrayed present Progress reality Redcrosse relation seems seen sense significance soul spiritual story suggests supernatural Swedenborg tells things thought true truth turn universe University Press vision Water-Babies whole writers