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The Resource The Lord of the Rings, 1954-2004 : Scholarship in Honor of Richard E. Blackwelder, edited by Wayne G. Hammond, Christina Scull

The Lord of the Rings, 1954-2004 : Scholarship in Honor of Richard E. Blackwelder, edited by Wayne G. Hammond, Christina Scull

Label
The Lord of the Rings, 1954-2004 : Scholarship in Honor of Richard E. Blackwelder
Title
The Lord of the Rings, 1954-2004
Title remainder
Scholarship in Honor of Richard E. Blackwelder
Statement of responsibility
edited by Wayne G. Hammond, Christina Scull
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The fiftieth anniversary of the first publication of The Lord of the Rings, the enormously popular and influential masterpiece of fantasy by J.R.R. Tolkien, is celebrated in these twenty papers presented at the Marquette University Tolkien conference of 21-23 October 2004. They are published in honor of the late Dr. Richard E. Blackwelder, who gave his important Tolkien collection to the Marquette University Libraries, long a major center for Tolkien research. Half of the papers in this book focus on The Lord of the Rings, while others investigate the larger body of Tolkien's achievements, as
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
823/.912
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6039.O32
LC item number
L6355 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Blackwelder, Richard E
  • Hammond, Wayne G
  • Scull, Christina
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Blackwelder, Richard E.
  • Fantasy fiction, English
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Blackwelder, Richard E
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Art appreciation
  • Fantasy fiction, English
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
Label
The Lord of the Rings, 1954-2004 : Scholarship in Honor of Richard E. Blackwelder, edited by Wayne G. Hammond, Christina Scull
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Contains the twenty papers presented at the Marquette University Tolkien conference of the same name, 21-23 October 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-364) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Richard E. Blackwelder: Scholar, Collector, Benefactor, and Friend / Charles B. Elston -- The AB Language Lives / Arne Zettersten -- History in Words: Tolkien's Ruling Passion / T.A. Shippey -- Frodo and the Great War / John Garth -- Towards Quite Unforeseen Goals / Paul Edmund Thomas -- "And All the Days of Her Life Are Forgotten": The Lord of the Rings as Mythic Prehistory / John D. Rateliff -- What Did He Know and When Did He Know It?: Planning, Inspiration, and The Lord of the Rings / Christina Scull -- The Artistry of Omissions and Revisions in The Lord of the Rings / David Bratman -- King and Hobbit: The Exalted and Lowly in Tolkien's Created Worlds / Marjorie Burns -- Subversive Fantasist: Tolkien on Class Difference / Jane Chance -- Naysayers in the Works of Tolkien / Sumner Gary Hunnewell -- The Rhetorical Evolution of "Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics" / Michael D.C. Drout -- Working at the Crossroads: Tolkien, St. Augustine, and the Beowulf-poet / Matthew A. Fisher -- "Elvish as She Is Spoke" / Carl F. Hostetter -- Teaching Tolkien / Mike Foster -- Tolkienian Gothic / Arden R. Smith -- Tolkien and the Idea of the Book / Verlyn Flieger -- The Mainstreaming of Fantasy and the Legacy of The Lord of the Rings / Douglas A. Anderson -- "Her Choice Was Made and Her Doom Appointed": Tragedy and Divine Comedy in the Tale of Aragorn and Arwen / Richard C. West -- Special Collections in the Service of Tolkien Studies / Wayne G. Hammond
Control code
298788493
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874620184
Lccn
2006003227
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)298788493
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The Lord of the Rings, 1954-2004 : Scholarship in Honor of Richard E. Blackwelder, edited by Wayne G. Hammond, Christina Scull
Publication
Note
Contains the twenty papers presented at the Marquette University Tolkien conference of the same name, 21-23 October 2004
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-364) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Richard E. Blackwelder: Scholar, Collector, Benefactor, and Friend / Charles B. Elston -- The AB Language Lives / Arne Zettersten -- History in Words: Tolkien's Ruling Passion / T.A. Shippey -- Frodo and the Great War / John Garth -- Towards Quite Unforeseen Goals / Paul Edmund Thomas -- "And All the Days of Her Life Are Forgotten": The Lord of the Rings as Mythic Prehistory / John D. Rateliff -- What Did He Know and When Did He Know It?: Planning, Inspiration, and The Lord of the Rings / Christina Scull -- The Artistry of Omissions and Revisions in The Lord of the Rings / David Bratman -- King and Hobbit: The Exalted and Lowly in Tolkien's Created Worlds / Marjorie Burns -- Subversive Fantasist: Tolkien on Class Difference / Jane Chance -- Naysayers in the Works of Tolkien / Sumner Gary Hunnewell -- The Rhetorical Evolution of "Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics" / Michael D.C. Drout -- Working at the Crossroads: Tolkien, St. Augustine, and the Beowulf-poet / Matthew A. Fisher -- "Elvish as She Is Spoke" / Carl F. Hostetter -- Teaching Tolkien / Mike Foster -- Tolkienian Gothic / Arden R. Smith -- Tolkien and the Idea of the Book / Verlyn Flieger -- The Mainstreaming of Fantasy and the Legacy of The Lord of the Rings / Douglas A. Anderson -- "Her Choice Was Made and Her Doom Appointed": Tragedy and Divine Comedy in the Tale of Aragorn and Arwen / Richard C. West -- Special Collections in the Service of Tolkien Studies / Wayne G. Hammond
Control code
298788493
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (387 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780874620184
Lccn
2006003227
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)298788493
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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