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the Mountains of Mordor
Analysis of the character of the maiden in The Wood Beyond the World. Notes that as a woman both chaste and possessed of wizardly powers—like her decidedly unchaste counterpart, the Mistress—she engenders a degree of tension and uncertainty until the end of the novel. Sees Morris’s attitudes toward sex and society in terms of his Victorian background.
"William Morris's The Wood Beyond The World: The Victorian World vs. The Mythic Eternities,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 6
, Article 10.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol6/iss3/10