A buddhist grief observed is a sad, beautiful, and necessary book i highly recommend it james ishmael ford this is a work of uncommon power, insight, and honesty. Find great deals on ebay for a grief observed shop with confidence. A grief observed by c s lewis, madeleine l'engle click here for the lowest price paperback, 9780060652388, 0060652381. Written after his wife's tragic death as a way of surviving the mad midnight moments, a grief observed is c s lewis's honest reflection on the fundamental issues of life, death, and faith in the midst of loss. A grief observed is a collection of c s lewis 's reflections on the experience of bereavement following the death of his wife, joy davidman , in 1960 the book was first published in 1961 under the pseudonym nw clerk as lewis wished to avoid identification as the author.
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A grief observed comprises the reflections of the great scholar and christian on the death of his wife after only a few short years of marriagepainfully honest in its dissection of his thoughts and feelings, this is a book that details his paralysing grief, bewilderment and sense of loss in simple and moving prose.