"The Romans in Middle-earth: Classical Precedents for Tolkien’s Early Conception of Mythology" by Alan Turner, "Monsters, Maldon and Holy Maidenhood: Tolkien’s Real Mythology for England" by Andrew Wells, "Reflections on Reflections on Fairy Stories" by Gwydion M. Williams, "England? Which England?: Concepts of Englishness 1892-1954" by David Doughan, "Some English Myth-Makers: Success and Failure Prior to Tolkien" by Christine Davidson and "Tolkien’s Mythology for England: The Shire as ‘Local Community’" by John Ellison. Stapled wrappers.*
Proceedings of the 11th Tolkien Society Seminar, 1996
Contains: "Grimm, Grundtvig, Tolkien: Nationalism and the Invention of Mythologies" by Tom Shippey, "Mythology and Irish Nationalism. The Claim of the Past" by Georg Grote, "Progressive Mythology and History Men" by David Doughan, "Blake’s King Arthur: Mankind’s Hope or Satan’s Representative?" by Jodi Quinn, "Words and the Word: Kenneth Burke’s Logology and T.S. Eliot’s Mythology" by Lawrence Coupe, "Approaches to Middle-earth" by Patrick Curry, "Power and the Nature of Humanity in the Writings of Tolkien" by John Flood and "Mythology as World Vision or Word Version in John Cowper Powys’ Wolf Solent". 1st edition. Stapled wrappers.
Contains: "J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth: The Dialogic Component of Modern Myth-Making" by Christopher Garbowski, "Myth, Metaphor and Metaphysics in W.B. Yeats" by Maria Leontiner, "The Valar and Byzantium: Visions of Hierarchical Splendour in Charles Williams and J.R.R. Tolkien" by Robert DiNapoli, "Early Critical Responses to George MacDonald’s Phantastes" by John Docherty, "Myth and Politics in George Oppen’s ‘The Occurences’" by Lynn Forest-Hill, "Fenestering Godward: From Dei ex Machinis to Deus ex DNA" by Denis Bridoux, "Painting the Wolves: Classical Myth and Contemporary Drama" by Steve Nicholson. 1st edition. Stapled wrappers.
Contains: "From Fëanor to Doctor Faustus", "The Big Time in Tolkien´s Mythology", "Purity and Danger in Middle-earth", "Elves of the First Age". Stapled wrappers.
Ten essays, including Tom Shippey on Beorhtnoth and articles on Smith of Wootton Major, Leaf by Niggle, Farmer Giles of Ham, The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun and Tom Bombadil.. Stapled wrappers.
A selection from issues 131 - 150 of the magazine of The Tolkien Society. 21 articles on various topics. Stapled wrappers.
A selection from issues 91 - 120 of the magazine of The Tolkien Society. 20 articles (including one by Tom Shippey) on various topics. Stapled wrappers.