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The Resource The evolution of Tolkien's mythology : a study of the history of Middle-earth, Elizabeth A. Whittingham

The evolution of Tolkien's mythology : a study of the history of Middle-earth, Elizabeth A. Whittingham

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The evolution of Tolkien's mythology : a study of the history of Middle-earth
Title
The evolution of Tolkien's mythology
Title remainder
a study of the history of Middle-earth
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth A. Whittingham
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This work provides a study of Tolkien's life and influences through an analysis of The History of Middle Earth. The work begins with a brief biography and an analysis of the major influences in Tolkien's early life. Following chapters deal with elements common to Tolkien's popular works, including the cosmogony, theogony, cosmology, metaphysics, and eschatology of Middle Earth"--Provided by publisher
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whittingham, Elizabeth A
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6039.O32
LC item number
Z8955 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tolkien, J. R. R.
Series statement
Critical explorations in science fiction and fantasy
Series volume
7
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Fantasy fiction, English
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Mythology in literature
Label
The evolution of Tolkien's mythology : a study of the history of Middle-earth, Elizabeth A. Whittingham
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-203) 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
Influences in Tolkien's life -- Tolkien's mythology of creation -- Tolkien's mythology of divine beings -- The physical world of Middle-earth and of Eä -- Death and immortality among elves and men -- The last days of Middle-earth -- The final victory
Control code
152581042
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 220 pages
Isbn
9780786432813
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007027682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)152581042
Label
The evolution of Tolkien's mythology : a study of the history of Middle-earth, Elizabeth A. Whittingham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-203) 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
Influences in Tolkien's life -- Tolkien's mythology of creation -- Tolkien's mythology of divine beings -- The physical world of Middle-earth and of Eä -- Death and immortality among elves and men -- The last days of Middle-earth -- The final victory
Control code
152581042
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 220 pages
Isbn
9780786432813
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007027682
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)152581042

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