Tolkien's Art: A Mythology for England

Tolkien's Art: A Mythology for England

by Jane Chance

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780813190204
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication date: 10/26/2001
Edition description: REVISED
Pages: 280
Sales rank: 991,614
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgmentsvii
Introduction1
1.The Critic as Monster: Tolkien's Lectures, Prefaces, and Foreword12
2.The King under the Mountain: Tolkien's Children's Story48
3.The Christian King: Tolkien's Fairy-Stories74
4.The Germanic Lord: Tolkien's Medieval Parodies111
5.The Lord of the Rings: Tolkien's Epic141
6.The Creator of the Silmarils: Tolkien's "Book of Lost Tales"184
Notes200
Select Bibliography229
Index243

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