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The Resource Fantasy : the liberation of imagination, Richard Mathews

Fantasy : the liberation of imagination, Richard Mathews

Label
Fantasy : the liberation of imagination
Title
Fantasy
Title remainder
the liberation of imagination
Statement of responsibility
Richard Mathews
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mathews, Richard
Dewey number
809/.915
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.F34
LC item number
M38 1997
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in literary themes and genres
Series volume
no. 16
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Fantasy literature
Label
Fantasy : the liberation of imagination, Richard Mathews
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 180-196) and index
Contents
From antiquity to infinity: the development of modern fantasy -- Forging fantasy paradigms: sword tempered by water (William Morris's The well at the world's end) -- Shaping modern fantasy: cosmic light and dark (J.R.R. Tolkein's The lord of the rings) -- Plotting the modern mythic hero: Morris and Tolkein -- Shining past and future: the persistence of Camelot (T.H. White's The once and future king) -- Darkening antiquity: sword and sorcery (Robert E. Howard's Conan series) -- Completing the circle: language, power, and vision (Ursula K. Le Guin's Earthsea cycle)
Control code
ocm37024736
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 223 p.
Isbn
9780805709582
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97004356
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 665249
  • 432225
Label
Fantasy : the liberation of imagination, Richard Mathews
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 180-196) and index
Contents
From antiquity to infinity: the development of modern fantasy -- Forging fantasy paradigms: sword tempered by water (William Morris's The well at the world's end) -- Shaping modern fantasy: cosmic light and dark (J.R.R. Tolkein's The lord of the rings) -- Plotting the modern mythic hero: Morris and Tolkein -- Shining past and future: the persistence of Camelot (T.H. White's The once and future king) -- Darkening antiquity: sword and sorcery (Robert E. Howard's Conan series) -- Completing the circle: language, power, and vision (Ursula K. Le Guin's Earthsea cycle)
Control code
ocm37024736
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 223 p.
Isbn
9780805709582
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
97004356
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 665249
  • 432225

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