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Stephen R. Donaldson and the modern epic vision 1 edition

Stephen R. Donaldson and the modern epic vision
Christine Barkley

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Stephen R. Donaldson and the modern epic vision
a critical study of the "Chronicles of Thomas Covenant" novels
Christine Barkley.

Published 2009 by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Donaldson, it is argued, reclaims an epic vision in his Thomas Covenant novels that is lacking in most modern literature. Chapters demonstrate how this use of epic heroism helps solve seemingly insurmountable problems and provides more meaning and purpose for individuals"--Provided by publisher.

Table of Contents

Ur-lord of the (white gold) ring
Portrait of the artist as a young leper
Remembrance of some things past
They could not go home again
Something evil this way comes
A farewell to armaments
The time "machine" speculations on time and
Space travel in the "Last chronicles".

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Critical explorations in science fiction and fantasy -- 17


Dewey Decimal Class
Library of Congress
PS3554.O469 Z56 2009

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p. cm.

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