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The Resource Rings, swords, and monsters : exploring fantasy literature, Michael Drout, (electronic resource)

Rings, swords, and monsters : exploring fantasy literature, Michael Drout, (electronic resource)

Label
Rings, swords, and monsters : exploring fantasy literature
Title
Rings, swords, and monsters
Title remainder
exploring fantasy literature
Statement of responsibility
Michael Drout
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this course, Wheaton College professor Michael D.C. Drout examines the roots of fantasy and the works that have defined the genre, providing insight into beloved works and a better understanding of why fantasy is such a pervasive force in modern culture
Member of
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drout, Michael D. C.
Dewey number
809.387
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PN3435
LC item number
.D76 2011b
Literary text for sound recordings
  • history
  • lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lecture given by Michael D.C. Drout
Series statement
The modern scholar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Fantasy fiction
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Rings, swords, and monsters : exploring fantasy literature, Michael Drout, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.vpl.ca/ext/scripts/auth/index.php?resource=RBDigital&assetid=titles/9781449869175
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed March 3, 2011)
  • "14 lectures."
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
  • sz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is fantasy literature?: genre, canon, history -- Origins of modern fantasy -- Tolkien: life and languages -- Tolkien: the hobbit -- Tolkien: The fellowship of the ring -- Tolkien: the two towers -- Tolkien: The return of the king -- Tolkien: the silmarillion, unfinished tales, and other posthumously published work -- Tolkien: criticism and theory -- Imitations and reactions: Brooks and Donaldson -- Worthy inheritors: Le Guin and Holdstock -- Children's fantasy -- Arthurian fantasy -- Magical realism and conclusions
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file (approximately 8 hr.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781449869175
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
A title in the RBdigital eaudio adult subscription.
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
Z0640
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • rbz90000640
  • (OCoLC)744535581
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Rings, swords, and monsters : exploring fantasy literature, Michael Drout, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.vpl.ca/ext/scripts/auth/index.php?resource=RBDigital&assetid=titles/9781449869175
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed March 3, 2011)
  • "14 lectures."
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
other
Carrier category code
  • sz
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What is fantasy literature?: genre, canon, history -- Origins of modern fantasy -- Tolkien: life and languages -- Tolkien: the hobbit -- Tolkien: The fellowship of the ring -- Tolkien: the two towers -- Tolkien: The return of the king -- Tolkien: the silmarillion, unfinished tales, and other posthumously published work -- Tolkien: criticism and theory -- Imitations and reactions: Brooks and Donaldson -- Worthy inheritors: Le Guin and Holdstock -- Children's fantasy -- Arthurian fantasy -- Magical realism and conclusions
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file (approximately 8 hr.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781449869175
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
A title in the RBdigital eaudio adult subscription.
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
Z0640
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
  • rbz90000640
  • (OCoLC)744535581
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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