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  • J.R.R. Tolkien: A Guide For The Perplexed
    Universe: Lord Of The Rings
    Author: Toby Widdicombe
    Published by: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc
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Description

With his richly detailed world of Middle Earth and the epic tales he told around it, J.R.R. Tolkien invented the modern fantasy novel.

For readers and students getting to grips with this world for the first time, J.R.R. Tolkien: A Guide for the Perplexed is an essential guide to the authors life and work.

The book helps readers explore:

  • Tolkiens life and times

  • Tolkiens mythical world

  • The languages of Middle Earth

  • The major works The Hobbit

  • The Lord of the Rings

Posthumously published writings from The Silmarillion to the recently discovered The Fall of Gondolin With reference to adaptations of Tolkiens work including the Peter Jackson films, notes on Tolkiens sources and surveys of key scholarly and critical writings, this is an accessible and authoritative guide to one of the 20th centurys greatest and most popular writers.

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Author
Genre
Publisher
Type
Universe
Binding
Paperback
Cat. No.
4690900
EAN
9781350092143
ISBN
9781350092143