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J.R.R. Tolkien's Sanctifying Myth

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J.R.R. Tolkien's Sanctifying Myth: Understanding Middle-earth
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AuthorBradley J. Birzer
Foreword byJoseph Pearce
IllustratorSam Torode (cover artwork)
PublisherISI Books
ReleasedNovember 2002[1]

J.R.R. Tolkien's Sanctifying Myth: Understanding Middle-earth is a 2002 study of J.R.R. Tolkien.


  • Chapter 1: The Life and Work of J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Chapter 2: Myth and Sub-creation
  • Chapter 3: The Created Order
  • Chapter 4: Heroism
  • Chapter 5: The Nature of Evil
  • Chapter 6: Middle-earth and Modernity
  • Chapter 7: The Nature of Grace Proclaimed
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index


  1. "J.R.R. Tolkien's Sanctifying Myth: Understanding Middle-Earth", (accessed 11 August 2012)