Tolkien S Ring

Tolkien S Ring

Tolkien S Ring

In Tolkien's Ring, David Dayshows how theLord of the Rings is the result of an ancient story-telling tradition; and how, by drawing upon the world's primary myths and legends, J.R.R Tolkien created his own mythology for the twentieth century.

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Genre : Literary Criticism
Author : David Day
Publisher : Pavilion
Release : 2012-11-26
Total Pages : 300 Pages
ISBN : 9781909108493


Tolkien S Ring

Tolkien S Ring

A literary detective work about Tolkien's inspiration and sources. Shows how The Lord of the Rings is the result of an ancient story-telling tradition that dates to the dawn of Western culture; and how, by drawing upon the world's primary myths and legends, Tolkien created his own mythology for the twentieth century.

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Genre : Fantasy fiction, English
Author : David Day
Publisher :
Release : 1999-10
Total Pages : 183 Pages
ISBN : 0760718997


The Fellowship Of The Ring

The Fellowship Of The Ring

After discovering the true nature of the One Ring, Bilbo Baggins entrusts it to the care of his young cousin, Frodo, who is charged with bringing about its destruction and thus foiling the plans of the Dark Lord.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : J. R. R. Tolkien
Publisher : Mariner Books
Release : 2003-09
Total Pages : 398 Pages
ISBN : 0618346252


Ring Legends Of Tolkien

Ring Legends Of Tolkien

Learn the most popular legends about the Rings of Power! The history of J. R. R. Tolkien's fictional world of Middle-earth is filled with an ongoing struggle between good and evil, centered on a set of rings forged by Elves and an evil sorcerer. The Ring Legends of Tolkien recounts stories and conflicts surrounding the Rings of Power. Insightful commentary by Tolkien scholar David Day discusses how people, tactics, and weapons were used to obtain and control the rings, and also how the legends of Middle-earth relate to the real-world mythology on which Tolkien based his famous literary creation. Maps and full-color illustrations help bring this rich universe to life, making it an invaluable reference book for Tolkien fans of all ages. This work is unofficial and is not authorized by the Tolkien Estate or HarperCollins Publishers.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : David Day
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Release : 2020-11-10
Total Pages : 256 Pages
ISBN : 9781645177364


The Fellowship Of The Ring

The Fellowship Of The Ring

The first volume in J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure THE LORD OF THE RINGS One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-earth, it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell into the hands of Bilbo Baggins, as told in The Hobbit. In a sleepy village in the Shire, young Frodo Baggins finds himself faced with an immense task, as his elderly cousin Bilbo entrusts the Ring to his care. Frodo must leave his home and make a perilous journey across Middle-earth to the Cracks of Doom, there to destroy the Ring and foil the Dark Lord in his evil purpose. “A unique, wholly realized other world, evoked from deep in the well of Time, massively detailed, absorbingly entertaining, profound in meaning.” – New York Times

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Genre : Fiction
Author : J.R.R. Tolkien
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Release : 2012-02-15
Total Pages : 432 Pages
ISBN : 9780547952017


The Fellowship Of The Ring

The Fellowship Of The Ring

The first part of Tolkien's epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, featuring an exclusive cover designed to complement the new 'History of Middle-earth' series. Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him all the Rings of Power -- the means by which he intends to rule Middle-earth. All he lacks in his plans for dominion is the One Ring -- the ring that rules them all -- which has fallen into the hands of the hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. In a sleepy village in the Shire, young Frodo Baggins finds himself faced with an immense task, as his elderly cousin Bilbo entrusts the Ring to his care. Frodo must leave his home and make a perilous journey across Middle-earth to the Cracks of Doom, there to destroy the Ring and foil the Dark Lord in his evil purpose. Now available in smart a new livery to match the 'History of Middle-earth' series, and impossible to describe in a few words, JRR Tolkien's great work of imaginative fiction has been labelled both a heroic romance and a classic fantasy fiction. By turns comic and homely, epic and diabolic, the narrative moves through countless changes of scene and character in an imaginary world which is totally convincing in its detail.

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Genre : Adventure stories
Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Publisher :
Release : 1954
Total Pages : 398 Pages
ISBN : 0261103571


The Lord Of The Rings

The Lord Of The Rings

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Genre :
Author : John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Publisher :
Release : 1999-12
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 0753107279


The Silmarillion

The Silmarillion

Tales and legends chronicling the world's beginnings and the happenings of the First Age set the stage for Tolkien's other classic works and focus on the theft of the Elves' jewels by Morgoth, first dark Lord of Middle-earth. Reissue.

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Genre : Fiction
Author : J. R. John Ronald Reuel Tolkien
Publisher : Pre-Lord of the Rings
Release : 1979
Total Pages : 458 Pages
ISBN : 9780345325815


The Ring Of Words

The Ring Of Words

Three senior editors at the Oxford English Dictionary examine Tolkien's career as a lexicographer who spent two years on the staff of the OED, analyze its influence on his creative use of language in his fictional works, and probe the origins and meaning of such Tolkienesque words as "hobbit," "Ent," and "mithril."

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Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Peter Gilliver
Publisher : Oxford University Press
Release : 2009-07-23
Total Pages : 256 Pages
ISBN : 9780199568369


The Fellowship Of The Ring

The Fellowship Of The Ring

Large print hardback edition of the first volume of J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure, The Lord of the Rings, complete with fold-out map. Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him all the Rings of Power -- the means by which he intends to rule Middle-earth. All he lacks in his plans for dominion is the One Ring -- the ring that rules them all -- which has fallen into the hands of the hobbit, Bilbo Baggins. In a sleepy village in the Shire, young Frodo Baggins finds himself faced with an immense task, as his elderly cousin Bilbo entrusts the Ring to his care. Frodo must leave his home and make a perilous journey across Middle-earth to the Cracks of Doom, there to destroy the Ring and foil the Dark Lord in his evil purpose. Now available in large print and impossible to describe in a few words, JRR Tolkien's great work of imaginative fiction has been labelled both a heroic romance and a classic fantasy fiction. By turns comic and homely, epic and diabolic, the narrative moves through countless changes of scene and character in an imaginary world which is totally convincing in its detail.

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Genre : Baggins, Frodo (Fictitious character)
Author : J. R. R. Tolkien
Publisher : HarperCollins
Release : 2014-12-16
Total Pages : 560 Pages
ISBN : 0008108293