Episode image is a detail from the cover of  The Fellowship Of The Ring  by J.R.R. Tolkein, published in 1956 by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.

Episode image is a detail from the cover of The Fellowship Of The Ring by J.R.R. Tolkein, published in 1956 by George Allen & Unwin Ltd.

Charles Adrian shares his love for Fantasy literature this week and reads from some properly brilliant books. He also uses this as an excuse to pontificate on the function of art.

Another book by Lewis Carroll, The Hunting Of The Snark, is discussed in Page One 49.

Another book by Terry Pratchett, Good Omens, which is co-authored with Neil Gaiman, is discussed in Page One 140.

The Fellowship Of The Ring by J.R.R. Tolkein is also discussed in Page One 5.

This episode features a jingle written for the podcast by the band Friends Of Friends; you can find some of their music here.

Episode released: 18th March, 2014.

 

Book listing:

Alice In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

Alice Through The Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll

The Colour Of Magic by Terry Pratchett

Dune by Frank Herbert

The Fellowship Of The Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien

Links:

Page One 49

Page One 140

Page One 5

Friends Of Friends on Soundcloud

Charles Adrian