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Orcrist #3 / Tolkien Journal Vol. 4 no. 1

  • Editor: Richard West
  • Art Editor: Glen GoodKnight
  • 1969/1970

front cover: "The Hornberg in Helm's Deep" -- Tim Kirk

Dedication: For Deborah Webster: critic, composer, poet: who has heard the horns of elfland

  • Introduction (editorial) pp. 2-4
  • "The Genre of The Lord of the Rings" -- Alexis Levitin (pp. 4-8, 23)
  • "Contemporary Medieval Authors" -- Richard C. West (pp. 9-10, 15) [on J. R. R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, and T. H. White]
  • "Hobbits: Common Lens for Heroic Experience" -- David M. Miller (pp. 11-15)
  • "Tolkien and Coleridge" -- Clyde S. Kilby (pp. 16-19) [Rime of the Ancient Mariner]
  • "At the Back of the North Wind: George MacDonald: A Centennial Appreciation" -- Glenn E. Sadler (pp. 20-22)
  • "An Annotated Bibliography of Tolkien Criticism, Supplement Two" -- Richard West (pp. 22-23)

Illustrations

  • George Barr - pp. 4, 7, 9, 10
  • Bonnie Bergstrom - pp. 3, 5, 6, 8, 11, 24
  • Steve Fabian - p. 3
  • Tim Kirk - pp. 3, 14, 16
*Bruce McMenomy - pp. 2, 15, 19 *Diana Paxson - p. 20 *Bernie Zuber - pp. 12, 13

Lettering *George Barr - p. 9 *Bruce McMenomy - pp. 2, 4, 11, 16, 20, 22

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