New PDF release: A Companion to J. R. R. Tolkien (Blackwell Companions to

By Stuart D. Lee

ISBN-10: 0470659823

ISBN-13: 9780470659823

This is an entire source for students and scholars of Tolkien, in addition to avid lovers, with insurance of his lifestyles, paintings, dominant subject matters, affects, and the serious response to his writing.

  • An in-depth exam of Tolkien’s whole paintings via a cadre of most sensible scholars
  • Provides up to date dialogue and research of Tolkien’s scholarly and literary works, together with his most up-to-date posthumous publication, The Fall of Arthur, in addition to addressing modern variations, together with the recent Hobbit films
  • Investigates a variety of issues throughout his physique of labor, similar to mythmaking, medieval languages, nature, struggle, faith, and the defeat of evil
  • Discusses the influence of his paintings on paintings, movie, track, gaming, and next generations of fable writers

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