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Author Shippey, T. A.

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

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  823.912 T577Dsh2 2000    ---  Available
Description xxxv, 347 p. ; 22 cm.
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.
Note Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 2000.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 329-336) and index.
Subject Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
ISBN 061812764X

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