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The Monsters and the Critics


Complete collection of Tolkien's essays, including two on Beowulf, which span three decades beginning six years before The Hobbit to five years after ... Show synopsis

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On Fairy Stories

by karenrath on Oct 20, 2011

Tolkien's essay on fairy stories provides the most compelling argument for reading and writing fantasy that I've seen. If you are a Tolkien fan, consider downloading Corey Olsen's podcasts on the Simarillion and Lord of the Rings.

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