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Tolkien Studies: Volume 13

Tolkien Studies: Volume 13
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EditorDavid Bratman, Michael D.C. Drout, Verlyn Flieger
PublisherWest Virginia University Press
Released2016
FormatPaperback

Tolkien Studies: Volume 13 is the thirteenth volume of the annual review Tolkien Studies.

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  • Articles
    • Simon Cook, “The Cauldron at the Outer Edge: Tolkien on the Oldest English Fairy Tales”
    • Paul Acker, “Tolkien’s Sellic Spell: A Beowulfian Fairy Tale”
    • John D. Rateliff, “‘That Seems To Me Fatal’: Pagan and Christian in The Fall of Arthur
    • T.S. Sudell, “The Alliterative Verse of The Fall of Arthur
    • Dennis Wilson Wise, “Book of the Lost Narrator: Re-Reading the 1977 Silmarillion as a Unified Text”
    • Jeremy Painter, “‘A Honeycomb Gathered from Different Flowers’: Tolkien-the-Compiler’s Middle-earth ‘Sources’ in The Lord of the Rings
    • Michael Potts, “‘Evening-Lands’: Spenglerian Tropes in The Lord of the Rings
    • Matthew M. DeForrest, “J.R.R. Tolkien and the Irish Question”
  • Book Reviews
    • In the Nameless Wood: Explorations in the Philological Hinterland of Tolkien’s Literary Creations, by J.S. Ryan, reviewed by Christopher Gilson
    • Tolkien and Philosophy, edited by Roberto Arduini and Claudio A. Testi, reviewed by Andrew Higgins
    • The Body in Tolkien’s Legendarium: Essays on Middle-earth Corporeality, edited by Christopher Vaccaro, reviewed by Valerie Estelle Frankel
    • Tolkien in the New Century: Essays in Honor of Tom Shippey, edited by John Wm. Houghton, Janet Brennan Croft, Nancy Martsch, John D. Rateliff and Robin Anne Reid, reviewed by Valerie Estelle Frankel
    • The Art of The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien, by Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull, reviewed by Sarah Beach
    • Arda Inhabited: Environmental Relationships in The Lord of the Rings, by Susan Jeffers, reviewed by Kristine Larsen
  • David Bratman, Edith L. Crowe, Jason Fisher, John Wm. Houghton, John Magoun, Robin Anne Reid, “The Year’s Work in Tolkien Studies 2013”
  • David Bratman, “Bibliography (In English) for 2014”


Tolkien Studies volumes
Volume 1 · Volume 2 · Volume 3 · Volume 4 · Volume 5 · Volume 6 · Volume 7
Volume 8 · Volume 9 · Volume 10 · Volume 11 · Volume 12 · Volume 13 · Volume 14