ISBN-10:
0873387449
ISBN-13:
9780873387446
Pub. Date:
01/28/2002
Publisher:
Kent State University Press
Splintered Light: Logos and Language in Tolkien's World / Edition 2

Splintered Light: Logos and Language in Tolkien's World / Edition 2

by Verlyn Flieger
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ISBN-13: 9780873387446
Publisher: Kent State University Press
Publication date: 01/28/2002
Edition description: REV
Pages: 196
Sales rank: 422,467
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Verlyn Flieger is professor emerita of English at the University of Maryland where she teaches courses on Tolkien, medieval and modern literature, and comparative mythology. She has written three books on Tolkien: Splintered Light, A Question of Time, and Interrupted Music (all published by The Kent State University Press). She has also edited a critical edition of Tolkien’s novella Smith of Wootton Major, and an expanded edition with notes and commentary of Tolkien’s most influential theoretical essay, “On Fairy-Stories.”

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Splintered Light: Logos and Language in Tolkien's World 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
the prose does not flow smoothly in all passages. There are some very tenuous comparisons and connections. The Sea-Bell may be representative or not.