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J.R.R. Tolkien

Author: Neil Heims; Colin Duriez
Publisher: Philadelphia : Chelsea House Publishers, [2004] ©2004
Series: Great writers (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tells the life story of "Fellowship of the Ring" author J. R. R. Tolkien, discussing his time, place, and works, and provides a chronology, bibliography, and list of Tolkien Web sites.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Biographies
Named Person: J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; John R R Tolkien
Material Type: Biography, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Neil Heims; Colin Duriez
ISBN: 0791078477 9780791078471
OCLC Number: 54424792
Description: xi, 139 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: A career begins --
Boyhood --
Internal resources --
At Leeds and Oxford --
Family --
Fellowship --
Authorship --
War, politics, and religion --
Culminations.
Series Title: Great writers (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Responsibility: Neil Heims ; foreword by Colin Duriez.
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The revered author of the world's most popular fantasy works, 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings', Professor Tolkien's contribution to literary history is assured. This biographical text  Read more...

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