Language and Literature Books

Rottensteiner, Franz: The Fantasy Book - an illustrated history from Dracula to Tolkien - 202 illustrations - 40 in colour (9495)

Collier Books 1st 1978
4to paperback 160pp, wear + bumps to edges of covers o/w VG+ 465 gms
(Order reference 9495)

Black and white and colour photos and illustrations throughout. The author explores the world of fantasy as it appears in the literature of the West. From Edgar Allan Poe to Kafka; from Frankenstein to Alice in Wonderland; from H. Rider Haggard to C.S. Lewis - The Fantasy Book presents a spectral march of figures and themes from the edge of reality, and beyond.