WorldCat Identities

Lee, Alan

Works: 84 works in 500 publications in 16 languages and 18,496 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Juvenile works  Drama  Fantasy fiction, English  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Young adult works  Poetry  Illustrations  Study guides 
Roles: Illustrator, Author, Author of introduction, Creator
Classifications: PR6039.O32, 823.912
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Alan Lee
Narn i chîn Húrin : the tale of the children of Húrin by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
39 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 3,634 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Painstakingly restored from Tolkien's manuscripts and presented for the first time as a fully continuous and standalone story, the epic tale of The Children of Hurin will reunite fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings with Elves and Men, dragons and Dwarves, eagles and Orcs, and the rich landscape and characters unique to Tolkien
The hobbit, or, There and back again by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
29 editions published between 1991 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
'The Hobbit' is a tale of high adventure, undertaken by a company of dwarves in search of dragon-guarded gold. A reluctant partner in this perilous quest is Bilbo Baggins, a comfort-loving, unambitious hobbit
Black ships before Troy : the story of the Iliad by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
32 editions published between 1993 and 2012 in 6 languages and held by 1,818 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Retells the story of the Trojan War, from the quarrel for the golden apple, and the flight of Helen with Paris, to the destruction of Troy
The wanderings of Odysseus : the story of the Odyssey by Rosemary Sutcliff( Book )
23 editions published between 1995 and 2010 in 7 languages and held by 1,422 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A retelling of the adventures of Odysseus on his long voyage home from the Trojan War
The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
59 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,299 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A one-volume edition of the trilogy which tells of the quest undertaken by the hobbit Frodo and his companions to journey across Middle-earth and cast the evil One Ring, into the Cracks of Doom. Includes fifty specially commissioned paintings by Alan Lee
Tales from the perilous realm by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
16 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Never before published in a single volume, Tolkien's four novellas (Farmer Giles of Ham, Leaf by Niggle, Smith of Wootton Major, and Roverandom) and one book of poems (The Adventures of Tom Bombadil) are gathered together for the first time, in a fully illustrated volume. This new, definitive collection of works -- which had appeared separately, in various formats, between 1949 and 1998 -- comes with a brand-new foreword and endmatter, and with a series of detailed pencil illustrations by Alan Lee
The moon's revenge by Joan Aiken( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 1994 in 6 languages and held by 866 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seppy forces the moon to give him his wish, to be the maker of enchanted fiddle music, but almost pays a horrible price for it
Merlin dreams by Peter Dickinson( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 2003 in 3 languages and held by 851 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nine stories of blood, magic, and fabulous creatures, set in the framing device of dreams coming to the enchanted wizard Merlin as he lies imprisoned under a great stone
The two towers; being the second part of The Lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
22 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frodo and his companions of the Ring have been beset by danger during their quest to prevent the Ruling Ring from falling into the hands of the Dark Lord. Now they continue the journey alone down the great River Anduin, alone, that is, save for the mysterious creeping figure that follows wherever they go
Tolkien's ring by David Day( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 580 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
<Div>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.</div>
The mirrorstone by Michael Palin( Book )
23 editions published between 1986 and 1989 in 7 languages and held by 573 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An English schoolboy is snatched into another world by the magician scientist Salaman, who forces him to brave underwater terrors in a quest for the priceless mirrorstone
The fellowship of the ring : being the first part of The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
32 editions published between 1983 and 2012 in English and Polish and held by 567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Dark Lord Sauron, an utterly evil and powerful being, is stirring again after a long period of dormancy. He will soon dominate all of Middle-earth if he is not stopped. The key to Sauron's defeat is Frodo, nephew and heir to Bilbo Baggins--he has the One Ring into which Sauron deposited much of his power. If the Ring is destroyed in the volcano at the heart of Sauron's realm of Mordor, Sauron too will be destroyed
The return of the king : being the third part of The lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
29 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Return of the King is the third part of J.R.R. Tolkien's epic adventure, The Lord of the Rings. The Companions of the Ring have become involved in separate adventures as the quest continues. Aragorn, revealed as the hidden heir of the ancient Kings of the West, joined with the Riders of Rohan against the forces of Isengard and took part in the desperate victory of the Hornburg. Merry and Pippin, captured by Orcs, escaped into Fangorn Forest and there encountered the Ents. Gandalf returned, miraculously, and defeated the evil wizard, Saruman. Meanwhile, Sam and Frodo progressed toward Mordor to destroy the Ring, accompanied by Sméagol---Gollum, still obsessed by his "preciouss." After a battle with the giant spider, Shelob, Sam left his master for dead; but Frodo is still alive---in the hands of the Orcs. And all the time the armies of the Dark Lord are massing
Shapeshifters : tales from Ovid's Metamorphoses by Adrian Mitchell( Book )
4 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recreated from Ovid's "Metamorphoses," these stories, ballads, and headline news articles let the Minotaur, King Midas, Arachne, Bacchus, Persephone, and many more haunting figures walk the Earth once more
Tolkien's world by Randel Helms( Book )
2 editions published between 1994 and 1998 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paintings of Middle-earth by Inger Edelfeldt, Tony Galuidi, Roger Garland, Robert Goldsmith, Michael Hague, John Howe, Alan Lee, Ted Nasmith, and Carol Emery Phenix
Narn i chin Húrin : la historia de los hijos de Húrin by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
8 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A fantasy adventure saga set in the early days of Middle-Earth features humans and elves, dwarves and dragons, orcs and dark sorcerers clashing in an epic battle between good and evil
Poems from the lord of the rings by J. R. R Tolkien( Book )
6 editions published between 1994 and 2004 in English and Japanese and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The importance of being earnest a trivial comedy for serious people by Oscar Wilde( Book )
1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"First published 1899 in the United Kingdom. Drawing room comedy exposing quirks and foibles of Victorian society with plot revolving around amorous pursuits of two men who face social obstacles when they woo young ladies of quality. This play 'is noted for its witty lines, its clever situations, and its satire on the British nobility and clergy.'" Reader's Ency 4th ed
Faeries by Brian Froud( Book )
11 editions published between 1978 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Text and more than 200 drawings and paintings describe various kinds of elves and fairies found in myths, legends, and literature
De elfen by Brian Froud( Book )
5 editions published between 1979 and 2002 in Dutch and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inventarisatie in tekst en illustraties van de wereld van de elfen, hun karakter en de vele gedaanten en vormen waarin ze kunnen verschijnen
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Alternative Names
Lee, A.
Lee, Alan John
Lee, Allan 1947-
Li, Alan
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English (248)
Polish (31)
Spanish (26)
French (17)
German (14)
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Italian (9)
Dutch (6)
Chinese (5)
Czech (4)
Japanese (3)
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