Magic : the final fantasy collection / Isaac Asimov

Author(s): Asimov, Isaac, 1920-1992
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Subjects: Fantasy fiction, American
Fantasy fiction--Authorship
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : HarperPrism, c1996
LC Classification: P, PS
Table of Contents: To Your Health 3
The Critic on the Hearth 13
It's a Job 23
Baby, It's Cold Outside 35
The Time Traveler 45
Wine Is a Mocker 55
The Mad Scientist 67
The Fable of the Three Princes 79
March Against the Foe 97
Northwestward 107
Prince Delightful and the Flameless Dragon 123
Magic 141
Sword and Sorcery 147
Concerning Tolkien 153
In Days of Old 159
Giants In the Earth 163
When Fantasy Became Fantasy 167
The Reluctant Critic 171
The Unicorn 177
Unknown 183
Extrordinary Voyages 189
Fairy Tales 193
Dear Judy-Lynn 199
Fantasy 205
Reading and Writing 213
The Right Answer 217
Ignorance in America 221
Knock Plastic! 225
Lost in Non-translation 237
Look Long Upon a Monkey 249
Thinking About Thinking 261
Notes: LCCN: 95023738
ISBN: 0061052051
Contents: Pt. 1. The final fantasy stories: To your health -- The critic on the hearth -- It's a job -- Baby, it's cold outside -- The time traveler -- Wine is a mocker -- The mad scientist -- The fable of the three princes -- March against the foe -- Northwestward -- Prince Delightful and the flameless dragon. Pt. 2. On fantasy: Magic -- Sword and sorcery -- Concerning Tolkien -- In days of old -- Giants in the earth -- When fantasy became fantasy -- The reluctant critic -- The unicorn -- Unknown -- Extrordinary [sic] voyages -- Fairy tales -- Dear Judy-Lynn -- Fantasy. Pt. 3. Beyond fantasy: Reading and writing -- The right answer -- Ignorance in America -- Knock plastic! -- Lost in non-translation -- Look long upon a monkey -- Thinking about thinking
Physical Description: viii, 275 p. ; 24 cm
OCLC Number: 32859346
ISBN/ISSN: 0061052051

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