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The Resource J.R.R. Tolkien's The hobbit, edited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom

J.R.R. Tolkien's The hobbit, edited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom

Label
J.R.R. Tolkien's The hobbit
Title
J.R.R. Tolkien's The hobbit
Statement of responsibility
edited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Title variation
  • Tolkien's The hobbit
  • Hobbit
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6039.O32
LC item number
H6333 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bloom, Harold
Series statement
Bloom's guides
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
Label
J.R.R. Tolkien's The hobbit, edited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Biographical sketch -- The story behind the story -- List of characters -- Summary and analysis -- Critical views -- Katharyn W. Crabbe on the quest as fairy tale -- Brian Rosebury on the novel as a transitional work in Tolkien's development -- Humphrey Carpenter on Bilbo Baggins -- William H. Green on The hobbit as victorian adventure novel -- Perry C. Bramlett on The hobbit as children's literature -- Colin Duriez on physical and spiritual journeys -- Tom Shippey on sources, origins, and modernizing the past -- Jaime Albero Poveda on narrative models in Tolkien's fiction -- K.S. Whetter and R. Andrew McDonald on sword imagery -- Elizabeth A. Whittingham on the influence of family on Tolkien -- Works by J.R.R. Tolkien -- Annotated bibliography
Control code
679924737
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9781617530036
Lccn
2011017010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)679924737
Label
J.R.R. Tolkien's The hobbit, edited & with an introduction by Harold Bloom
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Biographical sketch -- The story behind the story -- List of characters -- Summary and analysis -- Critical views -- Katharyn W. Crabbe on the quest as fairy tale -- Brian Rosebury on the novel as a transitional work in Tolkien's development -- Humphrey Carpenter on Bilbo Baggins -- William H. Green on The hobbit as victorian adventure novel -- Perry C. Bramlett on The hobbit as children's literature -- Colin Duriez on physical and spiritual journeys -- Tom Shippey on sources, origins, and modernizing the past -- Jaime Albero Poveda on narrative models in Tolkien's fiction -- K.S. Whetter and R. Andrew McDonald on sword imagery -- Elizabeth A. Whittingham on the influence of family on Tolkien -- Works by J.R.R. Tolkien -- Annotated bibliography
Control code
679924737
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9781617530036
Lccn
2011017010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)679924737

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