Tolkien Gateway

Tolkien On Fairy-stories

Revision as of 11:31, 14 December 2009 by Morgan (Talk | contribs)
(diff) ← Older revision | Latest revision (diff) | Newer revision → (diff)
On Fairy-stories
AuthorJ.R.R. Tolkien
FormatHardback in dustwrapper

On Fairy-stories, is an expanded edition of Tolkien's essay On Fairy-stories. This edition includes:

  • The final published version of the essay.
  • Two manuscript versions of the essay.
  • Commentaries by the editors Verlyn Flieger & Douglas A. Anderson.
  • A history detailing the evolution of the essay.
  • Newspaper reports of the 1939 lecture.
  • A bibliography of works cited or consulted by JRRT during his work on the essay.
  • Cover illustration by J.R.R. Tolkien