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MYTHAGO WOOD is a fantasy novel by British writer Robert Holdstock
Robert Holdstock
, published in the United Kingdom in 1984. The conception began as a short story written for the 1979 Milford Writer\'s Workshop ; later a novella of the same name appeared in the September 1981 edition of The Magazine of Fantasy
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PRECEDED BY: Chronology of Events in Ryhope Wood: FOLLOWED BY:

Gate of Ivory, Gate of Horn Mythago Wood Avilion

SEE ALSO

* Enchanted forest
Enchanted forest
* Mythopoeia

REFERENCES

* ^ Newman, Kim St. James Guide to Fantasy
Fantasy
Writers, ed. David Pringle (Detroit: St. James Press, 1996), pages 285-286. * ^ Langford, David Supernatural Fiction Writers, Second Edition, Volume 1, ed. Richard Bleiler (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2003), pages 445-453. * ^ A B Clute, John Look at the Evidence: Essays & Reviews, (Ann Arbor: Liverpool University Press, 1995), page 111. This essay originally appeared in the May/June 1989 (issue 29) magazine Interzone . * ^ Clute, John Look at the Evidence: Essays & Reviews, (Ann Arbor: Liverpool University Press, 1995), page 111. This essay was published originally in the May/June 1989 (issue 29) magazine Interzone . * ^ Moorcock, Michael Horror: The 100 Best Books, ed. Jones, Stephen and Newman, Kim, (New York: Carroll & Graf Publishers, Inc, 1998), page 274 * ^ Larson, Eugene Classics of Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature, ed. Fiona Kelleghan (Pasadena: Salem Press, 2002), pages 381-384. * ^ The Encyclopedia of Fantasy, eds. John Clute and John Grant (New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997), pages 474-475, 674. * ^ Pringle, David Modern Fantasy: The Hundred Best novels: An English-Language Selection, 1946-1987, (New York: Peter Bedrick Books, 1989), page 241. * ^ "The Light Fantastic", If , September 1986, pp.28 * ^ A B C Mathews, Richard. Fantasy: The Liberation of Imagination. (New York: Routledge, 2002), pages 34-35, 188. * ^ A B The Encyclopedia of Fantasy, ed. John Clute and John Grant (New York: St. Martin's Press, 1997), pages 475. * ^ Curry, Patrick Defending Middle-Earth: Tolkien: Myth
Myth
and Modernity, (New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2004), pages 132-133 * ^ Drout, Michael D.C. Of Sorcerers and Men: Tolkien
Tolkien
and the Roots of Modern Fantasy
Fantasy
Literature, (China: Barnes & Noble Publishing, 2006), page 56. * ^ Jude, Dick Fantasy
Fantasy
Art Masters: The Best Fantasy
Fantasy
and Science Fiction Artists and How They Work, (London: HarperCollins, 1999), page 43. * ^ Aldiss, Brian, Modes of the Fantastic: Selected Essays from the Twelfth International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts (Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy), ed. Latham, Robert A., and Collins, Robert A., (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1995), page 173. * ^ Datlow, Ellen, and Windling, Terri, Sirens and Other Daemon Lovers: Magical Tales of Love and Seduction. (New York: Eos, 2002), page xxii-xxiii. * ^ Moorcock, Michael Horror: The 100 Best Books, ed. Jones, Stephen, and Newman, Kim (New York: Carrol & Graf Publishers, Inc, 1998), page 274 * ^ Newman, Kim St James Guide to Fantasy
Fantasy
Writers, ed. David Pringle (London and Detroit: St James Press, 1996), pages 286. * ^ Ruddick, Nicholas State of the Fantastic: Studies in the Theory and Practice of Fantastic Literature and Film (Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy), (Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1992), page 46. * ^ Holdstock, Robert The Mythago Cycle Volume 1: A Ryhope Wood Omnibus, Preface by Brian Aldiss
Brian Aldiss
(London: Gollancz, 2007). * ^ Langford, David Supernatural Fiction Writers, Second Edition, Volume 1, ed. Richard Bleiler (New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2003), pages 447. * ^ A B Drout, Michael D.C. Of Sorcerers and Men: Tolkien
Tolkien
and the Roots of Modern Fantasy
Fantasy
Literature. (China: Barnes & Noble, 2006), page 56. * ^ Harvey, Graham Shamanism: A Reader, (London: Routlege, 2002), page 447. * ^ Harvey, Graham, Popular Spiritualities: The Politics of Contemporary Enchantment, eds. Hume, Lynne and Mcphillips, Kathleen, (Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing Limited, 2006), page 46. * ^ Wizardry and Wild Romance: A Study of Epic Fantasy, Moorcock, Michael (London: Victor Gollancz, 1987), page 65.

==Sources

* Aldiss, Brian (1995). Modes of the Fantastic: Selected Essays from the Twelfth International Conference on the Fantastic in the Arts (Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy) (1st ed.). Greenport, CT: Greenwood Press. * Clute, John (1997). The Encyclopedia of Fantasy
Fantasy
(1st ed.). New York: St. Martin's Press. ISBN 978-0-312-19869-5 . * Clute, John (1995). Look at the Evidence (1st ed.). Liverpool: Liverpool University Press. ISBN 0-85323-830-8 . * Curry, Patrick (2004). Defending Middle Earth" Tolkien" Myth
Myth
and Modernity (1st ed.). New York: Houghton Mifflin. ISBN 978-0-618-47885-9 . * Datlow, Ellen (2002). The Green Man: Tales from the Mythic Forest (1st ed.). New York: Viking Juvenile. ISBN 978-0-670-03526-7 . * Datlow, Ellen (2002). Sirens and Other Daemon Lovers: Magical Tales of Love and Seduction (1st ed.). New York: Eos. ISBN 0-06-105782-7 . * Drout, Michael (2006). Of Sorcerers and Men: Tolkien
Tolkien
and the Roots of Modern Fantasy
Fantasy
Literature (1st ed.). China: Barnes & Noble. ISBN 978-0-7607-8523-2 . * Graham, Harvey (2002). Shamanism: A Reader (1st ed.). London: Routlege. ISBN 978-0-415-25329-1 . * Graham, Harvey (2006). Popular Spiritualities: The Politics of Contemporary Enchantment (1st ed.). Burlington, VT: Ashgate Publishing. ISBN 978-0-7546-3999-2 . * Jones, Stephen (1998). Horror: The 100 Best Books (2nd ed.). New York: Carroll & Graf. ISBN 0-7867-0552-3 . * Jude, Dick (1999). Fantasy
Fantasy
Art Masters: The Best Fantasy
Fantasy
and Science Fiction Artists Show How They Work (1st ed.). London: HarperCollins. ISBN 0-8230-1636-6 . * Langford, David (2003). Supernatural Fiction Writers (2nd ed.). New York: Charles Scribner's Sons. ISBN 978-0-684-31251-4 . * Larson, Eugene (2002). Classics of Science Fiction and Fantasy Literature (1st ed.). Pasadena: Salem Press. ISBN 978-1-58765-051-2 . * Mathews, Richard (2002). Fantasy: The Liberation of Imagination (1st ed.). New York: Routledge. ISBN 0-415-93890-2 . * Mendlesohn, Farah (2008). Rhetorics of Fantasy
Fantasy
(1st ed.). Middletown, CT: Wesleyan University Press. ISBN 978-0-8195-6867-0 . * Mendlesohn, Farah; James, Edward (2009). A Short History of Fantasy
Fantasy
(1st ed.). London: Middlesex University Press. ISBN 978-1-904750-68-0 . * Moorcock, Michael (1987). Wizardry and Wild Romance: A study of epic fantasy (1st ed.). London: Victor Gollancz. ISBN 0-575-04147-1 . * Morse, Donald E.; Matolcsy, Kalman (2011). The Mythic Fantasy
Fantasy
of Robert Holdstock: Critical Essays on the Fiction (1st ed.). London: McFarland & Company, Inc. ISBN 978-0-7864-4942-2 . * Newman, Kim (1996). St. James Guide to Fantasy
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Writers (1st ed.). Detroit: St. James Press. ISBN 978-1-55862-205-0 . * Pringle, David (1988). Modern fantasy: the hundred best novels: an English language selection, 1946-1987 (1st ed.). London: Grafton Books. ISBN 0-87226-219-7 . * Ruddick, Nicholas (1992). State of the Fantastic: Studies in the Theory and Practice of Fantastic Literature and Film (Contributions to the Study of Science Fiction and Fantasy) (1st ed.). Westport, CT: Greenwood Press. ISBN 978-0-313-27853-2 .

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