Lacking Natural Simplicity

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Sorcerer & Sword's bibliography of Sword & Sorcery fiction

In reading Flame & Crimson I was reminded that Ron Edwards of Adept Press published a supplement Sorcerer & Sword for his RPG Sorcerer (both copyrighted 2001) that has a chapter discussing Heroic Fantasy, as he calls Sword & Sorcery fiction. It's an interesting read that mentions some authors and books that Flame & Crimson doesn't. I've listed the authors and works from that chapter below, with check marks (✓) for the ones I've read. Edwards listed some things more specifically that I have listed more generally. He breaks it down into several eras:

Also mentioned (sometimes for tone and mood rather than specific stories or books):

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