George Sayer, born in 1914, was a student and close personal friend of C.S. Lewis. His accomplishments include heading the English department at Malvern College, Worcestershire and writing a highly regarded biography of Lewis entitled Jack (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 1988), later published under the title Jack: A Life of C.S. Lewis (Wheaton, IL: Crossway, 1994) with a new afterward. He passed away in 2005, and his widow, Margaret, lives in England.
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This archive includes the manuscript and typescript of an unpublished essay by Sayer called "On C.S. Lewis." Also included is the typescript of The Celestial Search: C.S. Lewis, His Life and Work by Sayer (later titled Jack: C.S. Lewis and his Times - 1988 ed., and Jack: A Life of C.S. Lewis - 1994 ed.).