Stapled wrappers. 1st edition. Illustrated. Edited by Renée Vink and Arti Ponsen. Contains: "Fate and Doom in Tolkien" by Renée Vink, "Het Atlantis-complex" by Arti Ponsen, "Psychology and the study of Middle-earth" by Haiko Krijger, "Het Zuyderland en zijn bewoners" by Ben Koolen and "A Tale of Three Cities - the New Jerusalem in Williams, Lewis and Tolkien" by Arti Ponsen.
Contains: "Heroes and Heroism: Tolkien’s Problems, Tolkien’s Solutions" by Tom Shippey, "In a Hole in the Ground: Tolkien and the Emancipation of Fantasy" by Arti Ponsen, "The Last Long Lost Tales" by Ar-Caras (play), "Tolkien and the Problem of Depth" by Tom Shippey, "Unquendor, its Sense and Nonsense" by Jan Bosse, "Aspects of Christ in Gandalf" by Johan Vanhecke. Stapled cover.
Contains: "Noblesse Oblige. Images of class in Tolkien" by Tom Shippey, "Not Without My Hobbit. Tolkien and the Arabs" by Arti Ponsen, "Translation Troubles of an Author" by Renée Vink, "The Centrality of Sex in Middle-earth" by David Llewellyn Dodds. Stapled wrapper.
Contains: "Tolkien´s Languages: Aim, Scope and Function" by Jan van Breda, "Who Are You; Master? On the Nature and Identity of Tom Bombadil" by Ron Pirson, "Light from an Invisible Lamp. The Theological Framework of The Lord of the Rings", "J.R.R. Tolkien: Catholic" by Ben Koolen, "The Unprepared War" by Sjoerd van der Weide. Stapled wrapper.
Lembas-extra 1998. 5 articles in English on Aragorn as an English king, evil creatures by prof. Marjorie Burns, the Biblical primeval history and The Silmarillion, Rayner Unwin on the genesis of The Lord of the Rings and Chrisina Scull and Wayne Hammond on the making of their book J.R.R. Tolkien: Artist & Illustrator. Stapled wrapper.
Contains: "Black (not) a colour in Middle-earth" by Christian Weichmann, "Fantasy" - Jo Thomas, "Verbeelding en vakmanschap" van W.J. Maryson en "Fantasy in Nederland" door Henk Looijestein. Stapled wrapper.
Seven essays on Tolkien by Tom Shippey ("Indexing and Poetry in The Lord of the Rings"), Alex Lewis ("The Emergence of Mordor and the Abode of Evil in Middle-earth"), Mark Hooker and others: "Tolkien: Philologist and Holist", "The Wise Woman’s Gospel", "A Matter of Form", "Schuchart vs. Mensink-van Warmelo", "Two Rings to Corrupt Them All?". 1st edition. Plastic cover.
Tolkien Genootschap, 2008. Five lectures in English given at the Dutch Tolkien Society 25th anniversary celebration in 2006 : "Pictures to accompany a great story" by Tolkien illustrator Cor Blok, "Discussing language history with JRR Tolkien" by Arne Zettersten, "In de Ban van de Ring - Old and new fashions of a translation" by fantasy-translator Renée Vink, "Things to remember when translating Tolkien" by the Norwegian Tolkien translator, Nils Ivar Agoy, "Tolkien and Belgium" by the Flemish Tolkien expert Johan Vanhecke, plus "God in Middle-earth?" by Ron Pirson (the only article in Dutch). Clear plastic cover.
Published by the Dutch Tolkien Society with nine articles and poems (all in English). Articles include "Tolkien's Development as a writer of alliterative poetry in modern English" by Tom Shippey, "Mythopoeia and The Garden of Proserpina" by Renée Vink, "Middle-earth Language Training", "Tolkien and Saint Brendan", "Bombadil in Poetry" and "The Song of Dúrin". Bound in clear plastic cover.*
Published by the Dutch Tolkien Society with twelve articles and poems (all in English). Articles include "The ancestors of the Hobbits, strange creatures in English folklore" by Tom Shippey, "Tolkien versus Wagner" by Renée Vink, "An Unexpected Party" by Alex Lewis, "Music in Middle-earth" by Heidi Steimel, "The right way to speak to dragons" by Christian Weichmann, "Goths and Huns" by Jessica Yates and others. Bound in clear plastic cover.*
*The Snergs and their influence on the Hobbit(s) by Marion Kippers
*Cyclic cataclysms, Semitic stereotypes and religious reforms: a classicist´s Númenor by Pamina Fernandez Camacho
*A survey among graves: burial rites in Middle-earth by Frank Wasmus
*The parentage of Gil-galad – a textual history by Renée Vink
*The Great War – Sauron against the Elves in the Second Age by Sjoerd van der Weide
*Fire of Orthanc – Gunpowder in Middle-earth by Arti Ponsen
*The Bones in the Soup: the Anglo-Saxon Flavour of Tolkien’s The Hobbit by Thijs Porck
*The Unnatural History of Tolkien’s Orcs by Tyellas