Ann VanderMeer (szerk.) · Jeff VanderMeer (szerk.)

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Ann VanderMeer – Jeff VanderMeer (szerk.): The Big Book of Classic Fantasy

Unearth ​the enchanting origins of fantasy fiction with a collection of tales as vast as the tallest tower and as mysterious as the dark depths of the forest.

Fantasy stories have always been with us. They illuminate the odd and the uncanny, the wondrous and the fantastic: all the things we know are lurking just out of sight—on the other side of the looking-glass, beyond the music of the impossibly haunting violin, through the twisted trees of the ancient woods. Other worlds, talking animals, fairies, goblins, demons, tricksters, and mystics: these are the elements that populate a rich literary tradition that spans the globe. A work composed both of careful scholarship and fantastic fun, The Big Book of Classic Fantasy is essential reading for anyone who’s never forgotten the stories that first inspired feelings of astonishment and wonder.


*Stories by pillars of the genre like the Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Andersen, Mary Shelley, Christina… (tovább)

A művek szerzői: Wilhelm Grimm, Jacob Grimm, J. R. R. Tolkien, Marcel Aymé, Clark Ashton Smith, John Collier, Fritz Leiber, Leonora Carrington, Fernand Dumont, Bruno Schulz, Zora Neale Hurston, Mourning Dove, Lao She, Karel Čapek, Vladimir Nabokov, Robert E. Howard, E. R. Eddison, Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Maurice Renard, David Lindsay, Horacio Quiroga, E. F. Benson, A. Merritt, Lord Dunsany, Franz Kafka, Hermann Hesse, Edgar Rice Burroughs, L. Frank Baum, William Hope Hodgson, E. Pauline Johnson, E. M. Forster, W. E. B. Du Bois, E. Nesbit, G. K. Chesterton, Grazia Deledda, Gustav Meyrink, Arthur Machen, Kenneth Grahame, Willa Cather, H. G. Wells, Vernon Lee, Edith Wharton, Rabindranath Tagore, Oscar Wilde, Frank R. Stockton, Leo Tolstoy, Carmen Sylva, Lewis Carroll, Aleksis Kivi, Hans Christian Andersen, Christina Rossetti, George McDonald, Herman Melville, Jules Verne, Anonymous, Edgar Allan Poe, Nikolai Gogol, Charles Dickens, Théophile Gautier, Charles Nodier, Washington Irving, E. T. A. Hoffmann, Bettina von Arnim


Vintage, London, 2019
848 oldal · puhatáblás · ISBN: 9780525435563

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