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The Encyclopedia of Fantasy by John Clute

The Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)

by John Clute, John Grant

Other authors: Mike Ashley (Contributor), David G. Hartwell (Contributor), Roz Kaveney (Contributor), David Langford (Contributor), Ron Tiner (Contributor)1 more, Gary Westfahl (Contributor)

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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.… (more)



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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Clute, Johnprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Grant, Johnmain authorall editionsconfirmed
Ashley, MikeContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Hartwell, David G.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kaveney, RozContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Langford, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tiner, RonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Westfahl, GaryContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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