From Peterborough to Faëry
The Poetics and Mechanics of Secondary Worlds

Thomas Honegger & Dirk Vanderbeke (editors)

Cormarë Series No. 31

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From Peterborough to Faëry 
The Poetics and Mechanics of Secondary Worlds
From Peterborough to Faëry, The Poetics and Mechanics of Secondary Worlds was prepared in honour of Dr. Allan G. Turner's 65th Birthday and launched at the 2014 Tolkien Conference in Jena, Germany.

A preview with the cover, table of contents and introduction is also available here (pdf, ca 1.2MB).

 
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Table of contents

Introduction
i

List of Publications by Allan Turner
vii

Wolfram R. Keller
Geoffrey Chaucer's Mind Games:
Household Management and Aesthetics in the Prologue to the Legend of Good Women
1

Andrew 'Chunky' Liston
Burns's Bogles
25

Julian Eilmann
Romantic World Building:
J.R.R. Tolkien's Concept of Sub-creation and the Romantic Spirit
37

Tom A. Shippey
Jack Vance: Il ottimo fabbro
57

Doreen Triebel
Stories that Last:
Storytelling in Terry Pratchett's The Amazing Maurice and His Educated Rodents
75

James Fanning
Thursday Next, or: Metalepsis Galore – and More
99

Thomas Honegger
From Faëry to Madness:
The Facts in the Case of Howard Phillips Lovecraft
113

Dirk Vanderbeke
The Sub-creation of Sub-London:
Neil Gaiman's and China Miéville's Urban Fantasy
141

Cover

From Peterborough to Faëry, The Poetics and Mechanics of Secondary Worlds

The cover illustration (with Peterborough Cathedral) is by Anke Eißmann.

(link to Anke Eißmann's website)

Announcements

Book reviews in Hither Shore (19th May 2015)

Allan Turner and Dirk Vanderbeke
From Peterborough to Faëry
(14th May 2014)

 
170 pages, Walking Tree Publishers 2014, Cormarë Series No. 31, Editors: Thomas Honegger & Dirk Vanderbeke , ISBN: 978-3-905703-31-3.
 


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