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The lord of the rings

Author: J R R Tolkien
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., ©1965.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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As the Shadow of Mordor grows across the land, the Companions of the Ring have become involved in separate adventures. Aragorn, revealed as the hidden heir of the ancient Kings of the West, has joined with the Riders of Rohan against the forces of Isengard, and takes part in the desperate victory of the Hornburg. Merry and Pippin, captured by Orcs, escape into Fangorn Forest and there encounter the Ents. Gandalf has  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Fantastic fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien
OCLC Number: 4889361
Description: 3 volumes : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The fellowship of the ring.--Pt. 2. The two towers.--Pt. 3. The return of the king.
Other Titles: Fellowship of the ring
Two towers
Return of the king
Responsibility: by J.R.R. Tolkien.

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As the Shadow of Mordor grows across the land, the Companions of the Ring have become involved in separate adventures. Aragorn, revealed as the hidden heir of the ancient Kings of the West, has joined with the Riders of Rohan against the forces of Isengard, and takes part in the desperate victory of the Hornburg. Merry and Pippin, captured by Orcs, escape into Fangorn Forest and there encounter the Ents. Gandalf has miraculously returned and defeated the evil wizard, Saruman. Sam has left his master for dead after a battle with the giant spider, Shelob; but Frodo is still alive -- now in the foul hands of the Orcs. And all the while the armies of the Dark Lord are massing as the One Ring draws ever nearer to the Cracks of Doom.

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