Eric Rücker Eddison
In a letter to Caroline Everett, Tolkien called E.R. Eddison "the greatest and most convincing writer of 'invented worlds' that I have ever read."
- The Worm Ouroboros (1922)
- Zimiamvian Trilogy: Mistress of Mistresses (1935),
- A Fish Dinner in Memison (1941)
- The Mezentian Gate (1958).