Modern Fantasy: Five Studies

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Modern Fantasy: Five Studies
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AuthorC.N. Manlove
IllustratorAubrey Beardsley (cover)
PublisherCambridge University Press
Released2 October 1975[1] (Paperback: 1978)
FormatHardback in dustwrapper

Modern Fantasy: Five Studies is a 1975 study of works of fantasy, including essays on authors such as J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, George MacDonald, and Mervyn Peake. The author quotes from a letter from Tolkien discussing The Lord of the Rings (p. 158).[2]


  1. "Modern Fantasy (Hardcover)", (accessed 22 January 2012)
  2. "Modern Fantasy: Five Studies. 1975", (accessed 22 January 2012)