[DWJ] A revelation of Time City

Judith Ridge Judith.Ridge at det.nsw.edu.au
Tue Jul 18 23:51:57 EDT 2006




On 17/7/06 11:52 PM, "Charles Butler" <charlescbutler at btinternet.com> wrote:

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>   As for Wilander, my thought (which may or may not be the same as Paul's and
> is in any case entirely speculative) is.....
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>   .... that it plays on the old English god Wayland Smith (Wieland in German),
> and thus provides a sidelong clue as to Dr W's identity as Faber John. To add
> a piece of circumstantial evidence, the Oxfordshire neolithic long barrow
> known as Wayland's Smithy is well known to DWJ.

I used to know that. How did I used to know that? Anyway, it's ten years
since I've read Tale of Time City and high time I read it again. But I did
used to know that about Wilander and Wayland Smith. Curious thing, knowledge
and memory...



Judith






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