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Tolkien on Fairy-Stories Paperback – August 14, 2014

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VERLYN FLIEGERandDOUGLAS A. ANDERSONare both well-known Tolkien scholars, co-founders (with Michael Drout) of Tolkien Studies. Flieger's most recent books includeInterrupted Music: The Making of Tolkien's Mythology(2005) and theExtended Edition of Smith of Wootton Major(HarperCollins UK, 2005). Anderson's most recent books includeThe Annotated Hobbit(HarperCollins UK, 2003) and the anthologyTales before Tolkien: The Roots of Modern Fantasy(Ballantine US, 2003; mass market edition 2005).


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