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Meditations on Middle Earth

Author: Karen Haber
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A collection of essays, most of them by fantasy writers, on J.R.R. Tolkien and the influence of his work on the contributors' own literary endeavors.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Karen Haber
ISBN: 0312275366 9780312275365
OCLC Number: 48239409
Notes: "A Byron Preiss book."
Description: xvi, 235 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Our grandfather: meditations on J.R.R. Tolkien / Raymond Feist --
Awakening the elves / Poul Anderson --
A changeling returns / Michael Swanwick --
If you give a girl a hobbit / Esther M. Friesner --
The Ring and I / Harry Turtledove --
Cult classic / Terry Pratchett --
A bar and a quest / Robin Hobb --
Rhythmic pattern in The Lord of the rings / Ursula K. Le Guin --
The longest Sunday / Diane Duane --
Tolkien after all these years / Douglas A. Anderson --
How Tolkien means / Orson Scott Card --
The tale goes ever on / Charles De Lint --
The mythmaker / Lisa Goldstein --
"The radical distinction--" : a conversation with Tim and Greg Hildebrandt / Glenn Hurdling --
On Tolkien and fairy-stories / Terri Windling.
Responsibility: edited by Karen Haber.
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A collection of essays, most of them by fantasy writers, on J.R.R. Tolkien and the influence of his work on the contributors' own literary endeavors.

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