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The complete Tolkien companion

Author: J E A Tyler
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : St. Martin's Press, 1976.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Complete Tolkien Companion is an indispensable guide for all those who journey to J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle Earth. It explains, translates, and links every single reference - names, dates, places, facts, weapons, Elvish writing systems, even food and drink - that is found in Tolkien's works, from The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, to The Silmarillion, and many other posthumously published works. Presented in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Named Person: J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J E A Tyler
ISBN: 0312315457 9780312315450
OCLC Number: 54943288
Notes: "Thomas Dunne Books."
Description: xi, 713 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: J.E.A. Tyler ; illustrations by Kevin Reilly.

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"The Complete Tolkien Companion is an indispensable guide for all those who journey to J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle Earth. It explains, translates, and links every single reference - names, dates, places, facts, weapons, Elvish writing systems, even food and drink - that is found in Tolkien's works, from The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit, to The Silmarillion, and many other posthumously published works. Presented in alphabetical order for quick and easy reference, it brings the remarkable genius of Tolkien and the unforgettable world and wonder of Middle Earth to life with focus and accuracy." "First published in 1976, this edition has been fully revised and updated for a new century of Tolkien lovers. Come and explore the magical lands, legends, histories, languages, and peoples of Middle Earth!"--BOOK JACKET.

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