By C. S. Lewis
A mass-market paperback variation of The Silver Chair, publication six within the vintage fable sequence, The Chronicles of Narnia, that includes disguise paintings by way of Cliff Nielsen and black-and-white inside art by means of the unique illustrator of the sequence, Pauline Baynes.
Through hazards untold and caverns deep and darkish, a noble band of acquaintances is shipped to rescue a prince held captive. yet their undertaking to Underland brings them face-to-face with an evil extra attractive and extra lethal than they ever expected.
The Silver Chair is the 6th e-book in C. S. Lewis's vintage delusion sequence. For over sixty years, it's been drawing readers of every age right into a magical land the place giants wreak havoc and appeal principles. this can be a entire stand-alone learn, but when you must observe what occurs within the ultimate days of Narnia, learn The final Battle, the 7th and concluding booklet in The Chronicles of Narnia.
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