A Survey of the Dragon in Western Literature

Part I: Don’t Fuck with the Dragon
Chapter 1: Job, Apollonius, Revelations
Chapter 2: Lewis Carroll, Stephen King, Cornelia Funke, Ursula K. Le Guin

Part II: Good Luck with the Dragon
Chapter 1: Beowulf, Volsungasaga, The Faerie Queen
Chapter 2: J. R.R. Tolkien, Robin McKinley, The Paper Bag Princess, Ursula K. Le Guin

Part III: Run Amok with the Dragon
Chapter 1: George R.R. Martin, Christopher Paolini, Anne McCaffrey
Chapter 2: E. Nesbitt, Ruth Stiles Gannett, Dianna Wynne Jones
Chapter 3: Robert A. Heinlein, Patricia C. Wrede, Tamora Pierce, Ursula K. Le Guin

Conclusion:
Who the fuck is the dragon? And
who the fuck invented the dragon?

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