A Companion to J. R. R. Tolkien (Blackwell Companions to by Stuart D. Lee

By Stuart D. Lee

This is a whole source for students and scholars of Tolkien, in addition to avid enthusiasts, with assurance of his existence, paintings, dominant subject matters, affects, and the serious response to his writing.

  • An in-depth exam of Tolkien’s complete paintings through a cadre of most sensible scholars
  • Provides updated dialogue and research of Tolkien’s scholarly and literary works, together with his most up-to-date posthumous booklet, The Fall of Arthur, in addition to addressing modern variations, together with the recent Hobbit films
  • Investigates quite a few topics throughout his physique of labor, comparable to mythmaking, medieval languages, nature, battle, faith, and the defeat of evil
  • Discusses the effect of his paintings on paintings, movie, song, gaming, and next generations of fable writers

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