J.R.R. Tolkien: Author of the Century (English Edition)

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Tolkien: Author of the Century (English Edition) online ⢈ ePUB Author Tom Shippey ⣙ He is of all writers on Tolkien the one most worth reading David Bratman, MythprintProfessor Shippey s commentary is the best so far in elucidating Tolkien s lovely myth Harper s MagazineAuthoritative and timely Boston GlobeWonderfully readableShippey makes an impressive case for why the creator of Middle earth is deserving of acclaim Publishers WeeklyShippey is a rarity, a scholar well schooled in critical analysis whose writing is beautifully clear Minneapolis Star TribuneDelightful exploration of the relationship between Tolkien s fictionscholarly work and the mythical, linguistic and philosiphical history underlying both Salon Tolkien deserves his full due, and Shippey s appreciative assessment of his unique achievement provides it in full and satisfying measure Philadelphia InquirerShippey presents a remarkably insightful account of the origins of Tolkien s use of language and myth The Chicago TribuneFull of things we hadn t knownAs scholarship, it s one of the enjoyable works I ve run across The San Diego Union Tribune Shippey deepens your understanding of the work without making you forget your initial, purely instinctive response to Middle earth and hobbits The Houston ChronicleAn invaluable studyIt illuminates the text and enables the reader to better appreciate the works under discussion The Washington TimesThe definitive Tolkien companionan indispensable guide to The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and , from the author of The Road to Middle earth This highly erudite celebration and exploration of Tolkiens works is enormous fun, declared the Houston Chronicle, and Tom Shippey, a prominent medievalist and scholar of fantasy, deepens your understanding without making you forget your initial, purely instinctive response to Middle earth and hobbits In a clear and accessible style, Shippey offers a new approach to Tolkien, to fantasy, and to the importance of language in literature He breaks down The Lord of the Rings as a linguistic feast for the senses and as a response to the human instinct for myth Elsewhere, he examines The Hobbits counterintuitive relationship to the heroic world of Middle earth demonstrates the significance of The Silmarillion to Tolkiens canon and takes an illuminating look at lesser known works in connection with Tolkiens life Further, he ties all these strands together in a continuing tradition that traces its roots back through Grimms Fairy Tales to Beowulf Shippeys commentary is the best so far in elucidating Tolkiens lovely myth, wrote Harpers Magazine J.R.R Tolkien Author of the Century is a triumph Chicago Sun Times that not only gives readers a deeper understanding of Tolkien and his work, but also serves as an entertaining introduction to some of the most influential novels ever written. 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Tolkien: Author of the Century (English Edition)

    • Format Kindle
    • J.R.R. Tolkien: Author of the Century (English Edition)
    • Tom Shippey
    • Anglais
    • 24 November 2017
    • 384 pages

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