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The lord of the rings : the mythology of power

Author: Jane Chance
Publisher: New York : Twayne Publishers ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, [1992] ©1992
Series: Twayne's masterwork studies, no. 99.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Essays designed to help you understand and appreciate the mythology of Tolkien's epic, The lord of the rings.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Chance, Jane, 1945-
Lord of the rings.
New York : Twayne Publishers ; Toronto : Maxwell Macmillan Canada ; New York : Maxwell Macmillan International, ©1992
(OCoLC)645857534
Named Person: J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; John R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Chance
ISBN: 0805794417 9780805794410 080578571X 9780805785715
OCLC Number: 25316649
Description: xiv, 130 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Contents: Literary and historical context. Tolkien's world: a voice for the dispossessed ; The importance of the work ; Critical reception ; Power and knowledge in Tolkien --
A reading. The problem of difference in "The birthday party" ; The political Hobbit: The fellowship of the ring ; Knowledge, language, and power: The two towers ; Power and the community: The return of the king ; Heroic narrative and the power of structure.
Series Title: Twayne's masterwork studies, no. 99.
Responsibility: Jane Chance.

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Essays designed to help you understand and appreciate the mythology of Tolkien's epic, The lord of the rings.

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