The Last Book of Wonder

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The Last Book of Wonder

Lord Dunsany - considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien, H. P. Lovecraft, Ursula K. Le Guin and others - was a very successful author of numerous books, plays, and short stories. He possessed a remarkable imagination and created fantastical landscapes peopled with unique characters. Tales of Wonder, a collection of short stories, will transport you to another time and to another place and in the midst of it you will be enthralled with the marvel of it all.

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The Last Book of Wonder
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Lord Dunsany
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-20 - Publisher: Hachette UK

Lord Dunsany - considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien, H. P. Lovecraft, Ursula K. Le Guin and others - was a very successful author of numerous books, plays, and short stories. He possessed a remarkable imagination and created fantastical landscapes peopled with unique characters.
Tales Before Narnia
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: J.R.R. Tolkien, Robert Louis Stevenson, Sir Walter Scott, Rudyard Kipling
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-03-25 - Publisher: Del Rey

In his acclaimed collection Tales Before Tolkien, Douglas A. Anderson illuminated the sources, inspirations, and influences that fired J.R.R. Tolkien’s genius. Now Anderson turns his attention to Tolkien’s colleague and friend C. S. Lewis, whose influence on modern fantasy, through his beloved Narnia books, is second only to Tolkien’s own.
Lord Dunsany
Language: en
Pages: 230
Authors: S. T. Joshi
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

This is the first full-length study of Lord Dunsany's work. Dunsany (1878-1957) was one of the most popular and critically acclaimed writers of the early 20th century and one of the critical figures in modern fantasy; a significant influence on Tolkien, Le Guin and others.
Critical Essays on Lord Dunsany
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: S. T. Joshi
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-22 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

This collection of new essays and reprints of significant articles provides a comprehensive picture of Lord Dunsany’s contribution to fantasy fiction and world literature. These essays make a case for the continued study of this neglected but hugely influential writer.
Twentieth Century Drama
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Simon Trussler
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983-04-01 - Publisher: Springer

A compendium of information on all the main events, individuals, political groupings and issues of the 20th century. It provides a guide to current thinking on important historical topics and personalities within the period, and offers a guide to further reading.