Surprised by Joy

Author: C. S. Lewis

Publisher: HarperCollins UK

ISBN: 0007332319

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 288

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For many years an atheist, C. S. Lewis vividly describes the spiritual quest that convinced him of the truth and reality of Christianity, in his famous autobiography.

Surprise

Author: Christopher R. Miller

Publisher: Cornell University Press

ISBN: 0801455782

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 280

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Christopher R. Miller studies the shift in the cultural meaning of "surprise" in 18th-century England from connoting violent attack to encompassing pleasurable experience, and from external event to internal feeling.