The Resource The Power of the Ring : the Spiritual Vision Behind the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, (electronic resource)

The Power of the Ring : the Spiritual Vision Behind the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, (electronic resource)

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The Power of the Ring : the Spiritual Vision Behind the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit
Title
The Power of the Ring
Title remainder
the Spiritual Vision Behind the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit
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Language
eng
Summary
Digging deep into J.R.R. Tolkien's spiritual biography-his religious scholarship and his love of both Christian and pagan myth-Stratford Caldecott offers a critical study of how the acclaimed author effectively created a vivid Middle Earth using the familiar rites and ceremonies of human history. And while readers and moviegoers alike may appreciate the fantasy world of The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings trilogy, few know that in life, Tolkien was a devout Roman Catholic and that the characters, the events, and the general mora
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
  • 823.912
  • 823/.912
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR6039.O32 L633 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
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Target audience
adult
The Power of the Ring : the Spiritual Vision Behind the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, (electronic resource)
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The Power of the Ring : the Spiritual Vision Behind the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, (electronic resource)
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https://epl.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/Njc1ODEzNTI=
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Dedication; Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgments; Preface to the Revised Edition; Introduction; Part One: The Secret Fire; 1. The Tree of Tales; 2. The Hobbit: There and Back Again; 3. A Very Great Story; 4. A Hidden Presence: Tolkien's Catholicism; 5. Let These Things Be; 6. Behind the Stars; 7. Tolkien's Achievement; Part Two: Appendices; 1. An Archetypal Journey: Tolkien and Jung; 2. Tolkien's Social Philosophy; 3. The Shadow of King Arthur; 4. Friendship in The Lord of the Rings; 5. Tolkien for Homeschoolers; 6. Tolkien and Paganism; 7. The Beginning of Days
  • 8. Myths Transformed9. The Film of the Rings; Notes; Bibliography; Index; Back Cover
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ocn854977444
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unknown
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Edition
Second edition.
Extent
1 online resource (289 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780824550004
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
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  • (Sirsi) f854977444
  • (CaAE) f854977444

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