Title: The Monsters and the Critics and Other Essays

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Title: The Monsters and the Critics and Other Essays Title Record # 873006
Author: J. R. R. Tolkien
Date: 1983-00-00
Type: NONFICTION
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Language: English
Synopsis: Seven essays, most of which were originally oral lectures or addresses. Only one ("A Secret Vice") directly addresses Tolkien's own fictional creations, but several throw light on his thinking on literary art in general. The title essay is one of his most famous works among professional colleagues, and "On Fairy Stories" is perhaps his best known essay among non-technical readers.
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1987 German Die Ungeheuer und ihre Kritiker
2006 French Les monstres et les critiques et autres essais

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Title Date Author/Editor Publisher/Pub. Series ISBN/Catalog# Price Pages Format Type Cover Artist Verif
The Monsters and the Critics and Other Essays 1983-00-00 J. R. R. Tolkien George Allen & Unwin 0-04-809019-0   240 tp non-fic  
The Monsters and the Critics and Other Essays 1984-04-00 J. R. R. Tolkien Houghton Mifflin 0-395-35635-0 $15.95 240 hc non-fic  
Die Ungeheuer und ihre Kritiker 1987-00-00 J. R. R. Tolkien Klett-Cotta (Hobbit Presse) 3-608-95257-8 DM 38.00 262 hc non-fic  
The Monsters and the Critics and Other Essays 2006-00-00 J. R. R. Tolkien HarperCollins (UK) 0-261-10263-X 8.99 240 tp non-fic Snowdon Checkmark
Les monstres et les critiques et autres essais 2006-05-04 J. R. R. Tolkien Christian Bourgois 2-267-01820-9 22.00 294 tp non-fic  
The Monsters and the Critics and Other Essays date unknown J. R. R. Tolkien HarperCollins (UK) 978-0-261-10263-7 8.99 240 tp non-fic Snowdon Checkmark
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