Contends that Out of the Silent Planet is a retelling of First Men in the Moon and Perelandra of The Time Machine, in which Lewis substitutes the triumphant values of “Old Western Man” for Wells’s science/technology and socialism.
Myers, Doris T.
"What Lewis Really Did to The Time Machine and The First Men in the Moon,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 13
, Article 11.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol13/iss3/11
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