Mythlore 50

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Mythlore 50, Volume 13, Issue 4
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Editor: Glen GoodKnight
Publication information:
Publisher: Mythopoeic Society
Released: Summer 1987
Format: Paperback
Pages: 63

Mythlore 50 (Volume 13, Issue 4) is an issue of the Mythlore journal, published by the Mythopoeic Society.

In a letter published in the journal (p. 41), L. Sprague de Camp quotes from a 1964 letter from Tolkien.[1]

Contents[edit | edit source]

Articles[edit | edit source]

  • Wytenbroe, J. R. “Rites of Passage in The Hobbit.”
  • Hyles, Vernon. “On the Nature of Evil: The Cosmic Myths of Lewis, Tolkien and Williams.”
  • Musacchio, George. “Elwin Ransom: The Pilgrimage Begins.”
  • Croft, Edward. “Where Words Fall Short: Limitations of Language in All Hallows' Eve.”
  • Filmer, Kath. “An Allegory Unveiled: A Reading of The Lord of the Rings.”
  • Agøy, Nils Ivar. “A Nodal Structure in Tolkien’s Tales of the First Age?”
  • Unwin, Rayner, et al. “20 Years and 50 Issues.”
  • Schakel, Peter J. “That ‘Hideous Strength’ in Lewis and Orwell: A Comparison and Contrast.”
  • Welch, Randy C. “Watership Down: The Individual & Society.”
  • Christopher, Joe R. “John Heath-Stubbs’ Artorius and the Influence of Charles Williams.”

Poetry[edit | edit source]

  • Le Guin, Ursula K. “NM.”
  • Yolen, Jane. “Amesbury Song.”

Features[edit | edit source]

  • GoodKnight, Glen. Editor's Opening - Two Decades: Looking Back.
  • Christopher, Joe R. An Inklings' Bibliography (31).
  • Kondratiev, Alexei. “Tales Newly Told.”
  • Hyde, Paul Nolan. “Quenti Lambardillion: A Column on Middle-earth Linguistics.”
  • Letters.

Reviews[edit | edit source]

  • The Hobbit, or There and Back Again. J.R.R. Tolkien, Illustrated by the author, Foreword by Christopher Tolkien. Reviewed by Nancy-Lou Patterson.
  • C.S. Lewis. Joe R. Christopher. Reviewed by Nancy-Lou Patterson.
  • Daughter of Regals & Other Tales. Stephen R. Donaldson. Reviewed by Thomas M. Egan.
  • Elfquest — The Blood of Ten Chiefs, Volume One. Edited by Richard Pini, Robert Asprin, and Lynn Abby. Reviewed by David Bratman.
  • Shadowlands. Film produced by the BBC and the Episcopal Radio-TV Foundation. Directed by Norman Stone; written by William Nicholson. Reviewed by David Bratman.
  • Charles Williams. Kathleen Spencer. Reviewed by Nancy-Lou Patterson.
  • Around the Year with C.S. Lewis and His Friends. Kathryn Lindskoog, compiler. Reviewed by Nancy-Lou Patterson.
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