A Companion to J. R. R. Tolkien, Hardback Book

A Companion to J. R. R. Tolkien Hardback

Edited by Stuart D. Lee

Part of the Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture series


This is a complete resource for scholars and students of Tolkien, as well as avid fans, with coverage of his life, work, dominant themes, influences, and the critical reaction to his writing. * An in-depth examination of Tolkien s entire work by a cadre of top scholars * Provides up-to-date discussion and analysis of Tolkien s scholarly and literary works, including his latest posthumous book, The Fall of Arthur, as well as addressing contemporary adaptations, including the new Hobbit films * Investigates various themes across his body of work, such as mythmaking, medieval languages, nature, war, religion, and the defeat of evil * Discusses the impact of his work on art, film, music, gaming, and subsequent generations of fantasy writers


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 602 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Fantasy
  • ISBN: 9780470659823



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