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The Resource The secret history of fantasy, [Maureen F. McHugh]

The secret history of fantasy, [Maureen F. McHugh]

Label
The secret history of fantasy
Title
The secret history of fantasy
Statement of responsibility
[Maureen F. McHugh]
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tired of the same old fantasy? Here are nineteen much-needed antidotes to clichéd tales of swords and sorcery. Fantasy is back, and it's better than ever!
Related
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McHugh, Maureen F
Dewey number
813/.0876608
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.F3
LC item number
S43 2010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1947-
  • 1929-2018
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Beagle, Peter S
  • Maguire, Gregory
  • McKillip, Patricia A
  • Boyle, T. Coraghessan
  • Millhauser, Steven
  • King, Stephen
  • Bisson, Terry
  • Block, Francesca Lia
  • Gaiman, Neil
  • Bender, Aimee
  • Ford, Jeffrey
  • Swanwick, Michael
  • Lethem, Johnathan
  • Clarke, Susanna
  • Butler, Octavia E
  • Martel, Yann
  • Holdstock, Robert
  • Beagle, Peter S
  • Johnson, Kij
  • Le Guin, Ursula K.
  • Hartwell, David G
Target audience
adult
Label
The secret history of fantasy, [Maureen F. McHugh]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / by Peter S. Beagle -- Ancestor money / Maureen F. McHugh -- Scarecrow / Gregory Maguire -- Lady of the skulls / Patricia A. McKillip -- We are Norsemen / T.C. Boyle -- The Barnum Museum / Steven Millhauser -- Mrs. Todd's shortcut / Stephen King -- Bears discover fire / Terry Bisson -- Bones / Francesca Lia Block -- Snow, glass, apples / Neil Gaiman -- Fruit and words / Aimee Bender -- The empire of ice cream / Jeffrey Ford -- The edge of the world / Michael Swanwick -- Super goat man / Jonathan Lethem -- John Uskglass and the cumbrian charcoal burner / Susanna Clarke -- The book of Martha / Octavia E. Butler -- The Vita Æterna Mirror Company / Yann Martel -- Sleight of hand / Peter S. Beagle -- Mythago wood / Robert Holdstock -- 26 monkeys, also the abyss / Kij Johnson - Appendix 1: The critics, the monsters, and the fantasists / Ursula LeGuin -- Appendix 2: The making of the American fantasy genre / David G. Hartwell
Control code
ocn491964427
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
379 pages
Isbn
9781892391995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • F MCHUGH ; XX-FI ; DI ; CM1102N3.
  • Rev.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 491964427
  • (OCoLC)491964427
Label
The secret history of fantasy, [Maureen F. McHugh]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / by Peter S. Beagle -- Ancestor money / Maureen F. McHugh -- Scarecrow / Gregory Maguire -- Lady of the skulls / Patricia A. McKillip -- We are Norsemen / T.C. Boyle -- The Barnum Museum / Steven Millhauser -- Mrs. Todd's shortcut / Stephen King -- Bears discover fire / Terry Bisson -- Bones / Francesca Lia Block -- Snow, glass, apples / Neil Gaiman -- Fruit and words / Aimee Bender -- The empire of ice cream / Jeffrey Ford -- The edge of the world / Michael Swanwick -- Super goat man / Jonathan Lethem -- John Uskglass and the cumbrian charcoal burner / Susanna Clarke -- The book of Martha / Octavia E. Butler -- The Vita Æterna Mirror Company / Yann Martel -- Sleight of hand / Peter S. Beagle -- Mythago wood / Robert Holdstock -- 26 monkeys, also the abyss / Kij Johnson - Appendix 1: The critics, the monsters, and the fantasists / Ursula LeGuin -- Appendix 2: The making of the American fantasy genre / David G. Hartwell
Control code
ocn491964427
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
379 pages
Isbn
9781892391995
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
  • F MCHUGH ; XX-FI ; DI ; CM1102N3.
  • Rev.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 491964427
  • (OCoLC)491964427

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