high fantasy

sub-genre of fantasy fiction defined by a fantastical setting

High fantasy or epic fantasy is a subgenre of fantasy, defined either by the epic nature of its setting or by the epic stature of its characters, themes, or plot. The term "high fantasy" was coined by Lloyd Alexander in a 1971 essay, "High Fantasy and Heroic Romance" (originally given at the New England Round Table of Children's Librarians in October 1969).
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genre: high fantasy

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Series

The Fellowship of the Ring

1954 book by J. R. R. Tolkien

author: J. R. R. Tolkien

1954

The Two Towers

1954 novel by J. R. R. Tolkien

author: J. R. R. Tolkien

1954

The Return of the King

1955 Book by J. R. R. Tolkien

author: J. R. R. Tolkien

1955

Prologue

prologue to the novel The Lord of the Rings, by J. R. R. Tolkien

author: J. R. R. Tolkien

Series

A Game of Thrones

novel by George R. R. Martin

author: George R. R. Martin

1996

A Clash of Kings

novel by George R. R. Martin

author: George R. R. Martin

1998

A Storm of Swords

novel by George R. R. Martin

author: George R. R. Martin

2000

A Feast for Crows

novel by George R. R. Martin

author: George R. R. Martin

2005

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