Artists and Illustrations Included in This Record
The Black Prince
The Gokstad Ship
The Funeral Cart of William Morris
The Grave of John Ronald Reuel and Edith Tolkien
Examines funeral customs and the meaning of death in Tolkien’s works, particularly the deaths of Boromir, Théoden, and Denethor. Notes similar customs of various Northern European traditions. Illustrations.
"Funeral Customs in Tolkien's Fiction,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 19
, Article 4.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol19/iss2/4
Copyright held by Artist
Mythcon 51: The Mythic, the Fantastic, and the Alien
Albuquerque, New Mexico • Postponed to: July 30 – August 2, 2021