Authors > Lord Dunsany

The Book of Wonder

Come with me, ladies and gentlemen who are in any wise weary of London: come with me: and those that tire at all of the world we know: for we have new worlds here.

Year: 1912
Genre: Fantasy

Fifty-One Tales

Fifty-One Tales is a collection of fantasy short stories by Irish writer Lord Dunsany, considered a major influence on the work of J. R. R. Tolkien, H. P. Lovecraft, Ursula K. Le Guin and others.

Year: 1915
Genre: Fantasy

The King of Elfland's Daughter

One of the most influential and acclaimed works in all of fantasy literature, this captivating tale is the forerunner of modern sword and sorcery novels. It tells of a young lord's quest through a supernatural world in search of a fairy princess bride, recounting the lovers' romance, separation, and reunion.

Year: 1924
Genre: Sword and Sorcery



Year TitleGenres & Tags

1906Time and the GodsFantasy
1910A Dreamer's TalesFantasy
1912The Book of WonderFantasy
1915Fifty-One TalesFantasy
1919Tales of Three HemispheresFantasy
1924The King of Elfland's DaughterSword and Sorcery