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Author Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973, author.
Title The fall of Arthur / by J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien.
Published Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
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 Floor4  PR6039.O32 F35 2013    DUE 05-03-17
Edition First U.S. edition.
Description 233 pages ; 22 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Note "Illustration...Bill Sanderson"
Contents Foreword -- The fall of Arthur -- Notes on the text of The fall of Arthur -- The poem in Arthurian tradition -- The unwritten poem and its relation to The Silmarillion -- The evolution of the poem -- Appendix: Old English verse.
Summary The first publication of a previously unknown narrative poem by J.R.R. Tolkien, which begins the extraordinary story of the final days of England's legendary hero, King Arthur, and includes text regarding the great quantity of drafting and experimentation in verse left by Tolkien.
Subject Arthur, King -- Poetry.
Britons -- Kings and rulers -- Poetry.
Knights and knighthood -- Poetry.
Arthurian romances -- Adaptations.
Arthurian romances -- History and criticism.
Epic poetry -- History and criticism.
Genre Fantasy poetry.
Related Names Tolkien, Christopher, editor.
ISBN 9780544115897 hardback
0544115899 hardback
OCLC number 837445157