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The fall of Arthur / by J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien.

Author/Creator:
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973.
Publication:
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
233 pages ; 22 cm
Edition:
First U.S. ed.
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Subjects:
Arthur, King -- Poetry.
Britons -- Kings and rulers -- Poetry.
Knights and knighthood -- Poetry.
Arthurian romances -- Adaptations.
Form/Genre:
Poetry.
Fantasy poetry.
Epic poetry.
Summary:
The first publication of a previously unknown narrative poem by J.R.R. Tolkien, which tells the extraordinary story of the final days of England's legendary hero, King Arthur.
Contents:
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.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund.
Contributor:
Tolkien, Christopher, editor.
Constance L. Rosenthal Book Fund.
ISBN:
0544115899
9780544115897
OCLC:
837445157
Publisher Number:
99953906466