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Out of the silent planet : abridged with introduction, glossary and notes

A philologist is kidnapped and taken to Mars, where he escapes and goes on the run. Philosophical, social and religious overtones.

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  • "Ver van de zwijgende planeet"
  • "Perelandra"
  • "Perelandra"@en
  • "Ransom-trilogie"
  • "Out of the silent planet"@pl
  • "Out of the silent planet"@it
  • "Kosmická trilogie"

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  • "Dr. Ransom is kidnapped by a megalomaniacal physicist via space ship to the mysterious red planet of Malandra. He escapes and goes on the run, jeopardizing both his chances of ever returning to Earth and his very life."
  • "A philologist is kidnapped and taken to Mars, where he escapes and goes on the run. Philosophical, social and religious overtones."@en
  • ""On a walking trip, Dr. Ransom, Cambridge philologist encounters two old school friends by whom he is, quite unexpectedly, abducted and drugged. Waking from this bad treatment, Ransom finds himself en route to a distant planet, Mars or Malacandra, as its inhabitants call it." Huntting."
  • ""On a walking trip, Dr. Ransom, Cambridge philologist encounters two old school friends by whom he is, quite unexpectedly, abducted and drugged. Waking from this bad treatment, Ransom finds himself en route to a distant planet, Mars or Malacandra, as its inhabitants call it." Huntting."@en
  • "Just as readers have been transfixed by the stories, characters, and deeper meanings of Lewis's timeless tales in The Chronicles of Narnia is the first novel in C.S. Lewis's classic science fiction trilogy. It tells the adventure of Dr. Ransom, a Cambridge academic, who is abducted and taken on a spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra, which he knows as Mars. His captors are plotting to plunder the planet's treasures and plan to offer Ransom as a sacrifice to the creatures who live there. Ransom discovers he has come from the "silent planet"--Earth--whose tragic story is known throughout the universe!"@en
  • "Dr. Ransom is abducted to the eerie red planet, Malacandra, where his escape and flight endanger both his life and his chances of ever returning to Earth."
  • "Dr Ransom is captured and forced into a spaceship which flies to Malacandra. There he escapes, and meets the Malacandrans, and creatures of another planet. Through their story spiritual truths about planet earth are uncovered. Originally published: London: John Lane, 1938."@en
  • "English philologist finds himself enroute to Mars, after being abducted and drugged."@en
  • "Dr. Ransom, a Cambridge philologist, is abducted, drugged, and sent to a distant planet, Mars, or Malacandra, as its inhabitants call it."@en
  • "Dr. Ransom, a noted philologist, is kidnapped and flown by spaceship to Malacandra (Mars) where he flees his human captors and establishes communication with the planet's extraordinary inhabitants. What he learns galvanizes his attempt to return to Earth with a message of great urgency."@en
  • "The first book in C. S. Lewis's acclaimed Space Trilogy, which continues with Perelandra and That Hideous Strength, Out of the Silent Planet begins the adventures of the remarkable Dr. Ransom. Here, that estimable man is abducted by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice and taken via spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra. The two men are in need of a human sacrifice, and Dr. Ransom would seem to fit the bill. Once on the planet, however, Ransom eludes his captors, risking his life and his chances of returning to Earth, becoming a stranger in a land that is enchanting in its difference from Earth and instructive in its similarity. First published in 1943, Out of the Silent Planet remains a mysterious and suspenseful tour de force."@en
  • "Een Engelse taalkundige wordt door twee collega's per ruimteschip ontvoerd naar de planeet Malacandra, waar hij moet dienen als offer in ruil voor de onsterfelijkheid van de mensheid."
  • "In the first book of C.S. Lewis's legendary science fiction trilogy, Dr. Ransom is kidnapped and spirited by spaceship to the mysterious red planet of Malandra. He escapes and goes on the run, jeopardizing both his chances of ever returning to Earth and his very life. First published in 1943, this classic interplanetary fantasy continues to delight readers around the world. Written during the dark hours immediately before and during the Second World War, C.S. Lewis's Space Trilogy, of which Out of the Silent Planet is the first volume, stands alongside such works as Albert Camus's The Plague and George Orwell's 1984 as a timely parable that has become timeless, beloved by succeeding generations as much for the sheer wonder of its storytelling as for the significance of the moral concerns. For the trilogy's central figure, C.S. Lewis created perhaps the most memorable character of his career, the brilliant, clear-eyed, and fiercely brave philologist Dr. Elwin Ransom. Appropriately, Lewis modeled Dr. Ransom after his dear friend J.R.R. Tolkien, for in the scope of its imaginative achievement and the totality of its vision of not one but two imaginary worlds, the Space Trilogy is rivaled in this century only by Tolkien's trilogy The Lord of the Rings. Readers who fall in love with Lewis's fantasy series The Chronicles of Narnia as children, unfailingly cherish his Space Trilogy as adults; it, too, brings to life strange and magical realms in which epic battles are fought between the forces of light and those of darkness. But in the many layers of its allegory, and the sophistication and piercing brilliance of its insights into the human condition, it occupies a place among the English language's most extraordinary works for any age, and for all time. Out of the Silent Planet introduces Dr. Ransom and chronicles his abduction by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice via space ship to the planet Malacandra. The two men are in need of a human sacrifice and Dr. Ransom would seem to fit the bill. Dr. Ransom escapes upon landing, though, and goes on the run, a stranger in a land that, like Jonathan Swift's Lilliput, is enchanting in its difference from Earth and instructive in its similarity."
  • "A novel which contrasts a civilization of peace with the discord on earth."@en
  • "In the first book of C.S. Lewis's legendary science fiction trilogy, Dr. Ransom is kidnapped and spirited by spaceship to the mysterious red planet of Malandra. He escapes and goes on the run, jeopardizing both his chances of ever returning to Earth and his very life. First published in 1943, this classic interplanetary fantasy continues to delight readers around the world. Written during the dark hours immediately before and during the Second World War, C.S. Lewis's Space Trilogy, of which Out of the Silent Planet is the first volume, stands alongside such works as Albert Camus's The Plague and George Orwell's 1984 as a timely parable that has become timeless, beloved by succeeding generations as much for the sheer wonder of its storytelling as for the significance of the moral concerns. For the trilogy's central figure, C.S. Lewis created perhaps the most memorable character of his career, the brilliant, clear-eyed, and fiercely brave philologist Dr. Elwin Ransom. Appropriately, Lewis modeled Dr. Ransom after his dear friend J.R.R. Tolkien, for in the scope of its imaginative achievement and the totality of its vision of not one but two imaginary worlds, the Space Trilogy is rivaled in this century only by Tolkien's trilogy The Lord of the Rings. Readers who fall in love with Lewis's fantasy series The Chronicles of Narnia as children, unfailingly cherish his Space Trilogy as adults; it, too, brings to life strange and magical realms in which epic battles are fought between the forces of light and those of darkness. But in the many layers of its allegory, and the sophistication and piercing brilliance of its insights into the human condition, it occupies a place among the English language's most extraordinary works for any age, and for all time. Out of the Silent Planet introduces Dr. Ransom and chronicles his abduction by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice via space ship to the planet Malacandra. The two men are in need of a human sacrifice and Dr. Ransom would seem to fit the bill. Dr. Ransom escapes upon landing, though, and goes on the run, a stranger in a land that, like Jonathan Swift's Lilliput, is enchanting in its difference from Earth and instructive in its similarity."@en
  • "Volume one of a space trilogy followed by "Perelandra," and, "That hideous strength." A philologist is kidnapped and taken via space-ship from England to Malacandra where he escapes and goes on the run."
  • "Volume one of a space trilogy followed by "Perelandra," and, "That hideous strength." A philologist is kidnapped and taken via space-ship from England to Malacandra where he escapes and goes on the run."@en
  • "A philologist is kidnapped and taken via space-ship from England to Malacandra where he escapes and goes on the run."@en
  • "Satirical fantasy featuring the interplanetary adventures of the fabulous Dr. Ransom."@en
  • "Dr Ransom is a Cambridge academic who is captured whilst on a walking tour and forced into a spaceship by two men. With them he flies to Malacandra (Mars). There he escapes his two captors and discovers an amazing range of rational and spiritual creatures on the planet. In the sequel, Ransom is sent by the Elida to Perelandra (Venus) to battle against evil incarnate and preserve a second Eden from the evil forces present in the possessed body of his enemy, Weston."
  • "Just as readers have been transfixed by the stories, characters, and deeper meanings of Lewis's timeless tales in The Chronicles of Narnia, most find this same allure in his classic Space Trilogy. In these fantasy stories for adults, we encounter, once again, magical creatures, a world of wonders, epic battles, and revelations of transcendent truths. Out of the Silent Planet is the first novel in C.S. Lewis's classic science fiction trilogy. It tells the adventure of Dr. Ransom, a Cambridge academic, who is abducted and taken on a spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra, which he knows as Mars. His captors are plotting to plunder the planet's treasures and plan to offer Ransom as a sacrifice to the creatures who live there. Ransom discovers he has come from the "silent planet"'Earth'whose tragic story is known throughout the universe!"@en

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  • "Fiction"@es
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Large type books"@en
  • "Juvenile works"@en
  • "Powieść fantastyczna angielska"
  • "Fantastyka naukowa angielska"
  • "Vertalingen (vorm)"
  • "Tekstuitgave"
  • "Romans (teksten)"
  • "Electronic books"
  • "Electronic books"@en
  • "Romány"
  • "Science fiction"
  • "Science fiction"@en
  • "Fantasy fiction"@en
  • "Fantasy"@en
  • "Powieść angielska"@pl

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  • "Malacandra : ver van de Zwijgende Planeet"
  • "Out of the silent planet : (11. impression)"
  • "Out of the Silent Planet : a novel"
  • "Za predely bezmolvnoĭ planety : roman ; Perelandra : roman"
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns : Roman"
  • "Out of the silent planet : abridged with introduction, glossary and notes"@en
  • "Out Of The Silent Planet"
  • "Out Of The Silent Planet"@en
  • "Out of the silent planet : Abridged with introduction, glossary and notes by Jane Brooks"
  • "Fuga a los espacios"
  • "Fuga a los espacios"@es
  • "Le Silence de la terre"
  • "Out of the silent planet : [novel]"@en
  • "Out of the silent planet : [novel]"
  • "來自寂寞的星球"
  • "Reisen til Malacandra"
  • "Más allá del planeta silencioso : trilogía cósmica I"@es
  • "Le Silence de la terre : roman"
  • "Lai zi ji jing de xing qiu"
  • "Out of the silent planet : [the cosmic trilogy]"
  • "來自寂靜的星球"
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns"
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns : ein Roman"
  • "Fuera del planeta silencioso"@es
  • "Fuera del planeta silencioso"
  • "Utflykt från tyst planet : roman"@sv
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns e. klass. Science-fiction-Roman"
  • "Más allá del planeta silencioso"
  • "Más allá del planeta silencioso"@es
  • "Lontano dal pianeta silenzioso"@it
  • "Lontano dal pianeta silenzioso"
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns Ein Roman"
  • "Ver van de zwijgende planeet"
  • "Utflykt från tyst planet"@sv
  • "Utflykt från tyst planet"
  • "lai zi ji jing de xing qiu"
  • "Out of the silent planet : #1 of Space trilogy"@en
  • "Le Silence de la terre : ["Out of the silence planet"]. Traduction de Marguerite Faguer"
  • "Äänetön planeetta"@fi
  • "Äänetön planeetta"
  • "Mas allá del planeta silencioso"
  • "Návštěvníci z mlčící planety"
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns : ein klassischer Science Fiction-Roman"
  • "Lejos del planeta silencioso"
  • "Lejos del planeta silencioso"@es
  • "Out of the silent planet. With introduction and notes by David Elloway"@en
  • "Para além do planeta silencioso"
  • "Z milczącej planety"@pl
  • "Z milczącej planety"
  • "A csendes bolygó : tudományos fantasztikus regény"
  • "Der verstummte Planet Roman"
  • "Out of the Silent Planet"@en
  • "Out of the Silent Planet"
  • "Lontano dal pianeta silenzioso : romanzo"@it
  • "Malacandra : ver van de zwijgende planeet"
  • "Out of the silent planet"@en
  • "Out of the silent planet"
  • "Out of the silent planet : C. S. Lewis"
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns Roman"
  • "Out of the silent planet ; Perelandra"
  • "Out of the silent planet ; Perelandra"@en
  • "Out of the silent planet (space trilogy, book one)"@en
  • "Out of the silent planet [a novel]"@en
  • "Fra den tavse planet"
  • "Out of the silent planet : a novel. With introd. and notes by David Elloway"
  • "Návštěvníci z Mlčící planety : kosmická trilogie 1"
  • "Jenseits des Schweigenden Sterns : ein Roman"
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns e. phantast. Erzählung"
  • "Out of the silent planet : a novel"@en
  • "Out of the silent planet : a novel"
  • "Der verstummte Planet : Roman"
  • "Lai zi ji mo de xing qiu"
  • "Out of the silent planet. [A novel.]"
  • "Planeta silente"
  • "Le silence de la terre : roman"
  • "Fra den tavse Planet"@da
  • "Jenseits des schweigenden Sterns : eine phantastische Erzählung"
  • "Den tavse planet"@da

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