1972 – J. R. R. Tolkien (Writers for the 70s) – Mass Market Paperback – Robley Evans – Warner Books

  • Paperback: 206 pages
  • Publisher: Warner Books; Reissue edition (December 12, 1972)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0446689882
  • ISBN-13: 978-0446689885
  • Product Dimensions: 6.8 x 4.1 x 0.6 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 4 ounces

From the back cover: Without neglecting Tolkien’s marvelous invention, robust narrative energy, or warm humor, Robley Evens illuminates for us the profound moral seriousness of Tolkien’s work; shows us too that in his conception of the power of the imagination, in his deep idealism, and in his elegiac sense of history, Tolkien is a significant writer for the seventies. “J. R. R. Tolkien” is part of a series of critical appreciations called Writers for the Seventies. …