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The World of the Rings: Language, Religion, and Adventure in Tolkien

The World of the Rings: Language, Religion, and Adventure in Tolkien

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2004
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0812695690
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9780812695694
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Jared Lobdell examines Tolkien's methods and his worldview by following the thread of three influences: 1. the Edwardian adventure story; 2. the science of philology, or comparative languages; and 3. Roman Catholic theology. The "Edwardian mode" of adventure story (King Solomon's Mines, The Lost Wo ...more

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