Special Issue on the Medieval Tradition in
- Richard C. West, ed.
- Art Editor: Ivor A. Rogers
front cover: untitled -- M. Cannito
Dedication: For Carl Carroll: un homme tant preux que nus plus
- "Songs of Gurre"
-- Jens Peter Jacobsen, translated from the Danish by Poul Anderson (pp.
- "No Man Can Escape His
Weird" -- Sandra Miesel (pp. 9-12) [mostly on Poul Anderson's The
- "Malory and T. H.
White" -- Richard C. West (pp. 13-15)
- "Moot Point" (p.
15) [letters from Tim Kirk (30
April 1972) and Eugene Vinaver (12 May 1972) ]
- "Tolkien's Creative
Technique: Beowulf and The Hobbit" -- Bonniejean
Christensen (pp. 16-20)
- "Farmer Giles of
Ham: What Is It?" -- J. A. Johnson (pp. 21-24)
- "Lloyd Alexander's
Chronicles of Prydain and the Welsh Tradition" -- Elizabeth
Lane (pp. 25-29)
- "In Review" (p.
- "Solid Gold
Guide" : Robert Foster, A Guide to Middle-earth (Mirage Press,
1971) -- reviewed by Deborah Rogers
Mentions" by Richard West of:
- James D. Allan, A
Glossary of the Eldarin Tongues (self-published, 1972)
- Thomas D. Clareson,
ed. SF: The Other Side of Realism (Bowling Green University
Popular Press, 1971)
- Charles H. Huttar,
ed. Imagination and the Spirit: Essays in Literature and the
Christian Faith presented to Clyde
S. Kilby (Eerdmans, 1971)
- Carolyn Keefe, ed. C.
S. Lewis: Speaker and Teacher (Zondervan, 1971)
- C. S. Lewis, God
in the Dock: Essays on Theology and Ethics, ed. Walter Hooper
- Sam J. Lundwall, Science
Fiction: What It's All About (Ace, 1971)
- Jeremy Potter, A
Trail of Blood (McCall, 1971)
- William Ready, The
Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit Notes (Coles Publishing Co., Ltd., 1971)
- R. J. Reilly, Romantic
Religion: A Study of Barfield, Lewis, Williams, and Tolkien (University
of Georgia Press, 1971)
- Mary Stewart, The
- Gunnar Urang, Shadows
of Heaven: Religion and Fantasy in the Writing of C. S. Lewis, Charles
Williams, and J. R. R. Tolkien (Pilgrim Press, 1971)
- "On The Hunting of
the Snark as a Romantic Ballad" -- J. R. Christopher (pp. 30-32)
- Verse: L. Sprague de Camp
(p. 12); William Linden (pp.
12, 15); John and Kathryn Lindskoog (p. 3); William F. Orr (p. 12);
Deborah Webster Rogers (p. 24)
Back cover: untitled [toad and toadstool] illustration by M. Cannito