Jason Fisher writes, "It's finally here! My new book, Tolkien and the Study of His Sources: Critical Essays, is in print at last! I hope you will all read it and let me know what you think!" He also notes that "Amazon shows a bogus availability date, but that will be squared away as soon as they check the books in at their warehouse(s)." http://www.amazon.com/Tolkien-Study-H ... TF8&qid=1311878980&sr=8-1 http://www.amazon.co.uk/exec/obidos/ASIN/0786464828 Contents: Preface Jason Fisher Introduction: Why Source Criticism? Tom Shippey Source Criticism: Background and Applications E. L. Risden Tolkien and Source Criticism: Remarking and Remaking Jason Fisher The Stones and the Book: Tolkien, Mesopotamia, and Biblical Mythopoeia Nicholas Birns Sea Birds and Morning Stars: Ceyx, Alcyone, and the Many Metamorphoses of Eärendil and Elwing Kristine Larsen “Byzantium, New Rome!” Goths, Langobards, and Byzantium in The Lord of the Rings Miryam Librán-Moreno The Rohirrim: “Anglo-Saxons on Horseback”? An Inquiry into Tolkien’s Use of Sources Thomas Honegger William Caxton’s The Golden Legend as a Source for J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings Judy Ann Ford She and Tolkien, Revisited John D. Rateliff Reading John Buchan in Search of J.R.R. Tolkien Mark T. Hooker Biography as Source: Niggles and Notions Diana Pavlac Glyer and Josh B. Long