The Road to Middle-Earth

The Road to Middle-Earth
Author : T. A. Shippey
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Total Pages : 252
Release : 1983
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The Road to Middle-Earth
Language: en
Pages: 252
Authors: T. A. Shippey
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The author draws on his own knowledge of Anglo-Saxon and on his friendship with J.R.R. Tolkien to show that the key to the inspiration, magic, and enchantment o
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Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Tom Shippey
Categories: Literary Criticism
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“Uniquely qualified to explicate Tolkien’s worldview,” this journey into the roots of the Lord of the Rings is a classic in its own right (Salon.com). Fro
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Pages: 212
Authors: Joshua Hren
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-05 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Political philosophy is nothing other than looking at things political under the aspect of eternity. This book invites us to look philosophically at political t
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Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Patrick Curry
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A timely critical analysis of J. R. R. Tolkien's masterful trilogy, The Lord of the Rings, addresses the social and political structure of Middle-earth, its nat
The Road to Middle-earth
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: T. A. Shippey
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Mariner Books

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Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Neil D. Isaacs
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-05 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Selected essays on Tolkien's trilogy include W. H. Auden's essay on the hero's quest, C. S. Lewis's piece on the value of myth, Marion Zimmer Bradley's article
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Language: en
Pages: 380
Authors: Stuart Lee
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-30 - Publisher: Springer

A comprehensive introduction to the medieval languages and texts that inspired Tolkien's Middle-earth. Using key episodes in The Silmarillion , The Hobbit , and
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Language: en
Pages: 384
Authors: Tom Shippey
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-21 - Publisher: HMH

The definitive Tolkien companion—an indispensable guide to The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and more, from the author of The Road to Middle-earth. This “h
Middle-earth Minstrel
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: Bradford Lee Eden
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-04-13 - Publisher: McFarland

The twentieth century witnessed a dramatic rise in fantasy writing and few works became as popular or have endured as long as the novels of J.R.R. Tolkien. Surp
Flora of Middle-Earth
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Walter S. Judd
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-18 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

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