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By Moorcock, Michael, 1939-
Paperback. English.
Published Austin, Tex.: MonkeyBrain, c2004
Newly revised and expanded by the author, this study of epic fantasy analyzes the genre from its earliest beginnings in Medieval romances, on through...

Hardback. English.
Published Plymouth: Scarecrow Press, Inc, 2009
Though science fiction certainly existed prior to the surge of television in the 1950s, the genre quickly established roots in the new medium and flourished...

Paperback. English.
Published Detroit, Mich.: Wayne State University Press; London: Eurospan [distributor], 2005
British author Philip Pullman's trilogy 'His Dark Materials' confronts some of the most urgent dilemmas of our time. These fourteen diverse essays offer...

By Hassler-Forest, Dan, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: Rowman & Littlefield International, [2016]
From Tolkien to 'Star Trek' and from 'Game of Thrones' to 'The Walking Dead', imaginary worlds in fantastic genres offer highly detailed political worlds...

By Hunt, Peter, 1945-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Continuum, 2003
Written in jargon-free English, this critical study of the writings of Ursula le Guin, Philip Pullman and Terry Pratchett examines the fantasy fiction...

By Hunt, Peter, 1945-
eBook. English.
Published London: Continuum, 2003
This book provides an illuminating guide to literature that creates alternative worlds for young readers. Focusing on the work of Ursula Le Guin, Terry...

eBook. English.
Published Cham: Palgrave Macmillan, imprint of Springer Nature, [2016]
This book is about the ways that Gothic literature has been transformed since the 18th century across cultures and across genres. In a series of essays...

By Hallab, Mary Y., 1940-
Paperback. English.
Published Albany, N.Y.: SUNY Press; Bristol: University Presses Marketing [distributor], 2009
In this work, Mary Y. Hallab examines the mythic figure of the vampire from its origins in early Greek and Slavic folklore, its transformation by Romantics...

By Webb, Caroline, 1961- author
eBook. English.
Published New York, New York; Oxfordshire, England: Routledge, 2015
This study examines the children's books of three extraordinary British writers-J.K. Rowling, Diana Wynne Jones, and Terry Pratchett-and investigates...

By Hunt, Peter, 1945-
Paperback. English.
Published London: Continuum, 2001
Written in jargon-free English, this critical study of the writings of Ursula le Guin, Philip Pullman and Terry Pratchett examines the fantasy fiction...
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