Out Of The Silent Planet

Alex Jennings reads C S Lewis' sci-fi novel.

Episodes

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While out on a walk, a Cambridge academic calls at a mysterious house to take shelter.

While out on a walk, a Cambridge academic calls at a mysterious house to take shelter, but its sinister owners have other plans for him.

While out on a walk, a Cambridge academic calls at a mysterious house to take shelter, but its sinister owners have other plans for him. Episode 1 of 12.

A Cambridge academic out walking calls at a mysterious house for shelter.

A Cambridge academic out walking calls at a mysterious house for shelter, but its sinister owners have other plans for him.

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Ransom wakes up to find he is captive on some kind of ship.

Ransom wakes up to find he is captive on some kind of ship, and is aghast when Weston reveals their intended destination.

Ransom wakes up to find he's a prisoner on some kind of ship and is incredulous when his kidnapper tells him their destination.

Ransom wakes up to discover he is a prisoner on some kind of ship.

Ransom wakes up to find he is captive on some kind of ship, and is incredulous when Weston reveals their intended destination.

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Ransom overhears a conversation about his intended fate on Malacandra.

Ransom overhears a conversation about his intended fate on Malacandra, where he will encounter the aliens known as sorns.

On landing on the new planet, Ransom sees the aliens for the first time.

Ransom overhears a conversation between the scientists regarding his intended fate once they land on Malacandra.

Ransom overhears a conversation about his intended fate on Malacandra, where he will first encounter the aliens known as sorns.

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Ransom spends the night alone in the forest of Malacandra.

Ransom spends the night alone in the forest of Malacandra, before encountering another of the alien species known as a hross.

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Ransom makes a journey to the hross's settlement.

Ransom makes a journey to the hross's settlement and discovers his hosts' name for the Earth is Thulcandra, the Silent Planet.

Ransom discovers that his hosts' name for the Earth is Thulcandra: the Silent Planet.

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Ransom learns the differences between his and this new world's philosophies.

Ransom learns in the hrossa village the differences between his and this new world's philosophies.

Dr Ransom learns the differences between his and this new world's philosophies and a village hunt has tragic consequences.

Ransom joins the villagers on a hnakra hunt with tragic consequences.

Ransom Travels In The Hross's Boat And Discovers That His Hosts' Name For The Earth Is Thulcandra - The Silent Planet.

Ransom learns in the hrossa village the differences between his and this new world's philosophies, and joins in a hnakra hunt.

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Ransom journeys into the mountains to find Augray's Tower.

Ransom journeys into the mountains to find Augray's Tower and views, through a Malacandrian telescope, his own planet the Earth.

Ransom journeys into the mountains to find Augray's Tower, from where he sees his own planet, the Earth.

Ransom journeys into the mountains to find Augray's Tower. He views, through a Malacandrian telescope, his own planet the Earth.

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Augray escorts Ransom through Malacandra and onwards to the island of Meldilorn.

Augray escorts Ransom through Malacandra and onwards to the island of Meldilorn; here he encounters the spirits known as eldils.

Augray escorts Ransom through the old forests of Malacandra where he is ferried across a lake to his destination, Meldilorn.

Ransom is escorted to the island of Meldilorn, where he encounters the spirits known as eldils.

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Ransom meets a member of alien race the pfifltriggs.

Ransom meets a member of alien race the pfifltriggs; then he encounters the planet's leader, Oyarsa.

Ransom meets the planet's leader, Oyarsa, who tells him that he summoned him from Earth all along.

Ransom meets a member of the third alien race known as the pfifltriggs.

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Ransom tells Oyarsa about Earth, the hrossa bring Weston and Devine as captives.

Ransom tells Oyarsa about Earth, the hrossa bring Weston and Devine as captives and Weston prepares to be questioned by Oyarsa.

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Weston expounds his theory of man's domination of the universe.

Weston expounds his theory of man's domination of the universe as Oyarsa orders the men to undertake the perilous journey home.

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Ransom awakes to find they have landed on Earth but Weston and Devine have deserted him.

Ransom awakes to find that they have landed on Earth but Weston and Devine have deserted him.