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Mythlore 19 Volume 6, Issue 1     (purchase below)

1979 Winter, 47 pages

Table of Contents


McGillis, Roderick F. “George Macdonald and the Lilith Legend in the Nineteenth Century.” 3-11.

Bisenicks, Dainis. “Children, Magic, and Choices.” 13-16.

Lee, George. “And the Darkness Grasped It Not: The Struggle of Good and Evil in Charles Williams.” 18-20.

Thorson, Stephen. “A Brief Introduction to the History and Origin of the Holy Grail Motif.” 23-24.

Christopher, Joe R. “Sir Gawain’s Missing Day.” 39-41.

Lindskoog, Kathryn. “Getting It Together: Lewis and the Two Hemispheres of Knowing.” 43-45.


Speth, Lee. Cavalier Treatment: “A Quest for a King.” Review of The King of Alsander by James Elroy Flecker. 17.
Letters. 25.

Colvin, George. “Miscellany.” Review of “Forgotten Fantasy” series from Newcastle Publishing; Fantasy and SF criticism series from Borgo Press; Land of Heroes: A Retelling of the Kalevala by Ursula Synge; Quag Kep by Andre Norton; A Field Guide to the Little People by Nancy Arrowsmith and George Moore; Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs by Judy Barrett. 30.

Christopher, Joe R. “Sayers and Ousby on Wilkie Collins.” Review of Wilkie Collins: A Critical and Biographical Study by Dorothy L. Sayers; Bloodhounds of Heaven: The Detective in English Fiction from Godwin to Doyle by Ian Ousby. 31-32.

Patterson, Nancy-Lou. “How Thin Is the Crust.” Review of The Dark Tower and Other Stories by C.S. Lewis. 32-33.

Patterson, Nancy-Lou. “Themes, Places, Beings, Things.” Review of The Mythology of Middle-earth by Ruth S. Noel. 33-35.

Ellwood, Robert S., Jr. “Of Pictures and Words.” Review of Faeries by Brian Froud and Alan Lee; Eschatus by Bruce Pennington. 35.

Walker, Steven C. “Tolkien According to Bakshi.” Review of The Lord of the Rings, directed by Ralph Bakshi. 36.

Ziegler, Dale. “Ring-Wrath: Or Therein Bakshi Again.” Review of The Lord of the Rings, directed by Ralph Bakshi. 37-38.

Ellwood, Gracia Fay. Editorial. 38.

Christopher, Joe R. “An Inklings Bibliography (8).” 46-47.


Christopher, Joe R. “Eowyn.” 20.

Christopher, Joe R. “The Piping Song.” 22.

Christopher, Saralinda. “Unicorns.” 42.


Elizabeth Best 12, back cover
Tim Callahan 25
Bonnie GoodKnight 19, 28, 29, 34, 36, 40, 44*, 45
Annette Harper 21
Michael Logan Calligraphy: 20, 22, 42
Victoria de Nevyen 14, 15, 16
Thadara Ottobris cover, 4, 5, 8, 9, 47
Nancy-Lou Patterson 32
John Pivovarnick 11, 33
Christine Smith 44*
Karl Whittenberg 27

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