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The new Tolkien companion

by J. E. A. Tyler

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Published by Pan Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973 -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place) -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Fantasy literature, English -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Thoroughly updated and revised version of the author"s original Tolkien companion.

    Statement[by] J. E. A. Tyler ; illustrated by Kevin Reilly.
    SeriesPicador
    ContributionsTyler, J. E. A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR6039.O32 Z49 1979b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 651 p. :
    Number of Pages651
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4493110M
    ISBN 10033025801X
    LC Control Number79323111

    Genre/Form: Dictionaries: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tyler, J.E.A. New Tolkien companion. London: Macmillan, © (OCoLC)   “A Companion to J.R.R. Tolkienis an easy recommendation for any academic institution which offers a course in Tolkien studies, but would also do well on the shelves of an institution specialising in English literature.” (Reference Reviews, 1 October ).

    The Complete Tolkien Companion (ISBN ) by J.E.A. Tyler is a page-long reference work that covers The Lord of the Rings, The Hobbit, The Silmarillion, and Unfinished Tales, written in Substantially improved over the two earlier editions, it was most recently published in by Thomas Dunne Books. External link J. E. A. Tyler at WikipediaMacedonian Cyrillic: На Целосно Толкин придружници. This is a complete resource for scholars and students of Tolkien, as well as avid fans, with coverage of his life, work, dominant themes, influences, and the critical reaction to his writing. An in-depth examination of Tolkien’s entire work by a cadre of top scholars Provides up-to-date discussion and analysis of Tolkien’s scholarly and literary works, including his latest posthumous book.

      'The Tolkien Companion' is a brilliant guide to 'The Hobbit', 'The Lord of the Rings', and 'The Silmarillion'. It tells of many peoples, places, and things throughout Middle-earth and the Undying Lands. Anything I do not understand in author J.R.R. Tolkien's world is uniquely explained from this must-own book by: 9.   The Tolkien companion Item Preview remove-circle Published in under title: The new Tolkien companion Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Canon 5D Donor alibris Internet Archive Books. American :


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The Complete Tolkien Companion explains, translates, and links every single reference - names, dates, places, facts, famous weapons, even food and drink - to be found in Tolkien's world, which includes not only The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings but also The Simarillion and many other posthumously published works.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: This ed. also published: London: Pan Books, - Previous ed.: published as 'The Tolkien companion'.The J. R. R. Tolkien Companion and Guide is a reference book by Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull, published in by Houghton Mifflin.

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