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By T. A. Shippey (editor)

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9782503520940 | Brepols Pub, June 30, 2006, cover price $63.00 | About this edition: Hard to find book
9780866983341 | Mrts, December 5, 2005, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: Book by

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The author draws on his own knowledge of Anglo-Saxon and on his friendship with J. R. R. Tolkien to reveal the sources of the inspiration, magic, and enchantment of Tolkien's Middle-earth books, examining not only The Lord of the Rings trilogy, but also The Silmarillion and Unfinished Tales to the myth cycle. Reprint.

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9780618257607 | Rev exp su edition (Mariner Books, June 24, 2003), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Explores the sources of the inspiration, magic, and enchantment of Tolkien's Middle-earth books.

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Product Description: This is the definitive collection of the twentieth-century's most characteristic genre--science fiction. The tales are organized chronologically to give readers a sense of how the genre's range, vitality, and literary quality have evolved over time...read more
By T. A. Shippey (editor)

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9780192142047 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 1, 1992, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A collection of English and American short science fiction stories by authors well-established in that genre

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9780192803818 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 17, 2003, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: This is the definitive collection of the twentieth-century's most characteristic genre--science fiction.

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Product Description: An anthology of fantasy stories selected by the eminent Medievalist and Fantasy scholar Tom Shippey, The Oxford Book of Fantasy Stories gathers together thirty-one tales brimming over with imagination. This rich and intriguing collection of fantasy stories features classic figures--the Devil, trolls and werewolves, sorcerers and dragons--that have long been a part of the human psyche...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By T. A. Shippey (editor)

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9780192142160 | Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 1994, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A collection of thirty-one short tales of fantasy, including stories by Lord Dunsany, Ray Bradbury, H.

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9780192803825 | Oxford Univ Pr, April 17, 2003, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: An anthology of fantasy stories selected by the eminent Medievalist and Fantasy scholar Tom Shippey, The Oxford Book of Fantasy Stories gathers together thirty-one tales brimming over with imagination.
9780192823984 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, June 1, 1995), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Stories of the unreal, of trolls and werewolves, spells and sorcerers and magic lands, have been part of the human psyche for as long as there are records.

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Product Description: The middle ages provide the material for mass-market films, for historical and fantasy fiction, for political propaganda and claims of legitimacy, and these in their turn exert a force well outside academia. The phenomenon is too important to be left unscrutinised: these essays show the continuing power and applicability of medieval images - and also, it must be said, their dangerousness and often their falsity...read more
By Martin Arnold (editor) and T. A. Shippey (editor)

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9780859917728 | Ds Brewer, February 1, 2003, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The middle ages provide the material for mass-market films, for historical and fantasy fiction, for political propaganda and claims of legitimacy, and these in their turn exert a force well outside academia.

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Analyzes Tolkien's 'The Hobbit,' 'The Lord of the Rings,' 'The Silmarillion,' and his lesser works, and explains how his works tie into storytelling tradition dating back to Grimms' fairy tales and 'Beowulf.'

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9780618257591 | Mariner Books, September 8, 2002, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Analyzes Tolkien's 'The Hobbit,' 'The Lord of the Rings,' 'The Silmarillion,' and his lesser works, and explains how his works tie into storytelling tradition dating back to Grimms' fairy tales and 'Beowulf.

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A world-renowned Tolkien scholar presents readers with a fascinating companion to the major works of J.R.R. Tolkien, offering a critical analysis of The Lord of the Rings as a linguistic and cultural map--a reaction to the origin and nature of evil. (view table of contents)

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9780618127641 | Houghton Mifflin, May 16, 2001, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Analyzes Tolkien's 'The Hobbit,' 'The Lord of the Rings,' 'The Silmarillion,' and his lesser works, and explains how his works tie into storytelling tradition dating back to Grimms' fairy tales and 'Beowulf.

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Product Description: Beowulf is the oldest and most complete epic poem in any non-Classical European language. Our only manuscript, written in Old English, dates from close to the year 1000. However, the poem remained effectively unknown even to scholars until the year 1815, when it was first published in Copenhagen...read more
By Andreas Haarder (editor) and T. A. Shippey (editor)

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9780415029704 | Routledge, September 1, 1998, cover price $330.00 | About this edition: Beowulf is the oldest and most complete epic poem in any non-Classical European language.

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9781138009103 | Routledge, July 17, 2014, cover price $54.95 | also contains Beowulf: The Critical Heritage | About this edition: Beowulf is the oldest and most complete epic poem in any non-Classical European language.

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Product Description: This guide contains entries on a wide range of science fiction and fantasy literature. It should be a valuable collection development tool and useful for school, public and academic libraries. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By T. A. Shippey (editor)

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9780893569105 | Salem Pr Inc, October 1, 1996, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This guide contains entries on a wide range of science fiction and fantasy literature.

Product Description: This guide contains entries on a wide range of science fiction and fantasy literature. It should be a valuable collection development tool and useful for school, public and academic libraries. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By T. A. Shippey (editor)

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9780893569068 | Salem Pr Inc, October 1, 1996, cover price $315.00 | About this edition: This guide contains entries on a wide range of science fiction and fantasy literature.
9780893569099 | Salem Pr Inc, October 1, 1996, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This guide contains entries on a wide range of science fiction and fantasy literature.

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Product Description: This guide contains entries on a wide range of science fiction and fantasy literature. It should be a valuable collection development tool and useful for school, public and academic libraries. (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By T. A. Shippey (editor) and A. J. Sobczak (editor)

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9780893569082 | Salem Pr Inc, October 1, 1996, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: This guide contains entries on a wide range of science fiction and fantasy literature.

Product Description: Will novels and stories be relevant in the next millenium, when the boundaries between illusion and reality, and observer and observed, may dissipate in a whirl of images, signals, and data? This essay collection divines the prospects of fiction in the information age by examining cyberpunk literature...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780820314259 | Univ of Georgia Pr, August 1, 1992, cover price $45.00 | About this edition: Will novels and stories be relevant in the next millenium, when the boundaries between illusion and reality, and observer and observed, may dissipate in a whirl of images, signals, and data?

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Product Description: A collection of eight essays by British and American critics focusing on science fiction's recent past, its contemporary relevance, and its attitudes to the immediate future.

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9780631177630 | Humanities Pr, April 1, 1991, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A collection of eight essays by British and American critics focusing on science fiction's recent past, its contemporary relevance, and its attitudes to the immediate future.

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Product Description: Professor T.A. Shippey writes in his introduction to the present volume: `Speaking personally, Geoffrey Shepherd had a claim to being more influential on other medievalists than any other Englishman of his generation.' His former pupils testify to his intelligence and subtlety, yet he never wrote a full-length book, and his scholarship survives in a handful of articles and in his work as an editor...read more

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9780859912891 | Ds Brewer, September 1, 1990, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: Professor T.

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The author draws on his own knowledge of Anglo-Saxon and on his friendship with J.R.R. Tolkien to show that the key to the inspiration, magic, and enchantment of Tolkien's Middle-earth books is language itself

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9780395339732 | Houghton Mifflin, March 1, 1983, cover price $14.95 | About this edition: The author draws on his own knowledge of Anglo-Saxon and on his friendship with J.

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Product Description: Beowulf is the oldest and most complete epic poem in any non-Classical European language. Our only manuscript, written in Old English, dates from close to the year 1000. However, the poem remained effectively unknown even to scholars until the year 1815, when it was first published in Copenhagen...read more

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9780713161489 | Charles River Books, June 1, 1979, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Beowulf is the oldest and most complete epic poem in any non-Classical European language.

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