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Publication: Tales Before Tolkien: The Roots of Modern Fantasy

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  • Publication: Tales Before Tolkien: The Roots of Modern Fantasy Publication Record # 274429
  • Editor: Douglas A. Anderson
  • Date: 2005-11-29
  • ISBN: 0-345-45856-7 [978-0-345-45856-8]
  • Publisher: Del Rey / Ballantine
  • Price: $7.50
  • Pages: x+517
  • Format:
    pb?Paperback. Typically 7" by 4.25" (18 cm by 11 cm) or smaller, though trimming errors can cause them to sometimes be slightly (less than 1/4 extra inch) taller or wider/deeper.
  • Type: ANTHOLOGY
  • Cover: Tales Before Tolkien: The Roots of Modern Fantasy (2003) • by John Howe
  • Notes: "The Story of Alwina" (Austin Tappin Wright), listed as present in the trade paper edition, does not appear to be in this mass market paperback. Unknown source Publ date and cover image from Amazon.com 2017-01-04 (no list price). Amazon provides "Look Inside!" the 2003 Kindle ed. that includes list of contents with "The Tale of Alwina" as penultimate story.
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Anthology Title: Tales Before Tolkien: The Roots of Modern Fantasy • (2003) • anthology by Douglas A. Anderson

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