J.R.R. Tolkien : author of the century / T.A. Shippey

Author(s): Shippey, T. A
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Subjects: Fantasy fiction, English--History and criticism
Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973--Criticism and interpretation
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2000
LC Classification: P, PR
Physical Description: xxxv, 347 p. ; 22 cm
Notes: ISBN: 061812764X
Contents: Acknowledgments -- Foreword : author of the century -- Hobbit : re-inventing middle-earth -- Lord of the rings (1) : mapping out a plot -- Lord of the rings (2) : concepts of evil -- Lord of the rings (3) : the mythic dimension -- Silmarillion : the work of his heart -- Shorter works : doubts, fears, autobiographies -- Afterword : the followers and the critics
Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 2000
Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-336) and index
OCLC Number: 49787561
ISBN/ISSN: 061812764X