An analysis of Smith of Wootton Major, showing how the cake and the star symbolize two diametrically opposed sets of attitudes towards Faërie.
Long, Josh B.
"Two Views of Faërie in Smith of Wootton Major: Nokes and His Cake, Smith and His Star,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 26
, Article 7.
Available at: http://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol26/iss3/7