105: Dunsany

Dreamily plotless tales of journeys through fantastical lands? Amiably formulaic stories to tell in your London club over copious brandy? Get you an aristocratic dilettante who can do both.

The Sometime Seminar discusses the fantastical, and later not-so-fantastical, short fiction of Lord Dunsany, as collected in In the Land of Time and Other Fantasy Tales.

Supplemental links: Ursula K. LeGuin’s review of the collectionLaura Miller reviews Dunsany’s career for The New Yorker

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