Tolkien On Fairy Stories

ISBN 10 : 0007582919
ISBN 13 : 9780007582914

A new expanded edition of Tolkien's most famous, and most important essay, which defined his conception of fantasy as a literary form, and which led to the writing of The Lord of t..

J R R Tolkien S Lecture On Fairy Stories

ISBN 10 : OCLC:68964913
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Critics of fantasy literature, since the publication of Tzvetan Todorov's work on the fantastic, defining it in relation to reality, have tended toward defining fantasy literature ..

On Fairy Stories

ISBN 10 : 6134337196
ISBN 13 : 9786134337199

Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. On Fairy-Stories is an essay by J. R. R. Tolkien whi..

The Tolkien Reader

ISBN 10 : 0756910722
ISBN 13 : 9780756910723

An invitation to Tolkien's world. This rich treasury includes Tolkien's most beloved short fiction plus his essay on fantasy. FARMER GILES OF HAM. An imaginative history of the dis..

Tree And Leaf

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105040997715
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A lengthy essay on the nature and literary value of the fairy story is accompanied by a tale illustrating these points and a poem dealing with myths..

Tree And Leaf Including Mythopoeia

ISBN 10 : 9780007388097
ISBN 13 : 0007388098

Repackaged to feature Tolkien’s own painting of the Tree of Amalion, this collection includes his famous essay, ‘On Fairy-stories’ and the story that exemplifies this, ‘Lea..

There Would Always Be A Fairy Tale

ISBN 10 : 160635308X
ISBN 13 : 9781606353080

Devoted to Tolkien, the teller of tales and co-creator of the myths they brush against, these essays focus on his lifelong interest in and engagement with fairy stories, the specia..