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Vanauken, Sheldon


Biographical Statement

Sheldon Vanauken is the author of a number of books and articles, including A Severe Mercy, a biographical account of marriage and Christian faith which chronicles the author's friendship with C.S. Lewis, and Gateway to Heaven, a novel which deals with married love and maturing. Born in 1914, Mr. Vanauken died on October 28, 1996.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Schofield Correspondence Archive

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-6 through 7
Abstract This archive is a collection of correspondence from the files of Stephen Schofield, C.S. Lewis scholar and editor of the "Canadian C.S. Lewis Journal." It contains correspondence between Stephen Schofield, Walter Hooper, Clyde S. Kilby, Kathryn Lindskoog, Ruth Pitter, George Sayer, and Sheldon Vanauken. Photocopies of letters by C.S. Lewis to various correspondents are also included, as well as various related materials. Some photographs are included...
Dates: Created: 1942-1992; Other: Majority of material found in 1979-1986

Sheldon Vanauken Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Wade-A-34a-b and B-6 through B-7
Abstract The Sheldon Vanauken Collection contains typescripts and proofs of Vanauken’s books: A Severe Mercy, Gateway to Heaven, and Under the Mercy; along with photographs of awards, photocopies of articles, reviews, and Vanauken's review briefs and letter logs regarding his work. Also included are biographical research materials on Vanauken from Will Vaus, author of Sheldon...
Dates: Created: 1831-2011; Other: Majority of material found in 1947-1996

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Hooper, Walter -- Correspondence. 1
Kilby, Clyde S. -- Correspondence. 1
Lewis, C. S. -- Correspondence. 1
Lewis, C. S. -- Friends and associates. 1
Lindskoog, Kathryn Ann -- Correspondence. 1