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Perelandra: a novel

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Perelandra is a planet of pleasure, an unearthly, misty world of strange desires, sweet smells, and delicious tastes, where beasts are friendly and naked beauty is unashamed, a new Garden of Eden, where the story of the oldest temptation is enacted in an intriguingly new way. Here, in the second part of C. S. Lewis' acclaimed Ransom Trilogy, Dr. Ransom's adventures continue against the backdrop of a religious allegory that, while it may seem quaint in its treatment of women today, nonetheless shows the capability of science to be an evil force tempting a ruler away from the path that has produced a paradisiacal kingdom. Will Perelandra succumb to this malevolent being, who strives to create a new world order, or will it throw off the yoke of corruption and achieve a spiritual perfection as yet unknown to man?

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subject_facetCollege teachers -- Fiction
Good and evil -- Fiction
Life on other planets -- Fiction
Linguists -- Fiction
Philologists -- Fiction
Ransom, Elwin (Fictitious character) -- Fiction
Science fiction
title_displayPerelandra : a novel
title_fullPerelandra : a novel / C.S. Lewis
Perelandra Cosmic Trilogy, Book 2
title_shortPerelandra
title_suba novel
topic_facetCollege teachers
Fantasy
Fiction
Good and evil
Life on other planets
Linguists
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Ransom, Elwin (Fictitious character)
Science Fiction