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C.S. Lewis' famous work on the nature of love divides love into four categories: affection, friendship, eros and charity. The first three are loves which come naturally to the human race. Charity, however, the gift-love of God, is divine in its source and expression, and without the sweetening grace of this supernatural love, the natural loves become distorted and even dangerous.

©1960 C. S. Lewis Pte Ltd (P)2017 HarperCollins Publishers

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"He has never written better. Nearly every page scintillates with observations which are illuminating, provocative and original." (Church Times)

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The ‘to read twice book’.

You can do the audio-, Kindle-, PDF or hard copy. In all of those you will find Lewis at his best. A exercise in wisdom...

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love is not god

I couldn't get past the initial religious onslaught. the author seems to think that God is the fundamental component of love.

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