The Encyclopedia of Fantasy

By: Ltd, Palgrave Macmillan

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This huge volume is the first comprehensive encyclopedia of the fantasy field, offering an exciting new analysis of this highly diverse and hugely popular sphere of literature, from precursors such as Shakespeare and Dante, through Lewis Carroll, George MacDonald and L. Frank Baum to J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis and their modern successors, like Ursula K. Le Guin, Peter S. Beagle, Stephen R. Donaldson and Jostein Gaarder. With over 4,000 entries and over 1 million words, it covers every aspect of fantasy - in literature, films, television, opera, art and comics.

Title: The Encyclopedia of Fantasy

Author Name: Ltd, Palgrave Macmillan

Categories: Science Fiction & Fantasy,

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan: 1997-05-13

ISBN Number: 0312158971

ISBN Number 13: 9780312158972

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Collectible: Good

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: SKU9140002