Lin Carter introduces readers to Tolkien's epic trilogy then takes them on a scholarly yet populist journey through the massive web of myths and ...Show synopsisLin Carter introduces readers to Tolkien's epic trilogy then takes them on a scholarly yet populist journey through the massive web of myths and legends that Tolkien drew on for both imagery and themes during his life's work. Carter's book places Tolkien's trilogy in the context of world mythology and legend and is a tribute to Tolkiens power of assimilation and original vision. It is the ideal introduction to the background of the LORD OF THE RINGS for the legions of new fans.Hide synopsis
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The Lin Carter books tracing the beginnings of Sci-fi are IMO, required reading for writers and serious readers. Use these books to research long-forgotten authors and travel into the worlds they created. Find out who and what truly galvanized generations of writers.
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