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Myth & magic : the art of John Howe

Author: John Howe
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Arranged into six sections, this text looks at the books by J.R.R. Tolkien that have inspired illustrator John Howe, and is complemented by a tour through the paintings that he has produced for some of the finest fantasy authors working today.
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Genre/Form: Catalogs
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Named Person: John Howe; J R R Tolkien; John Howe; John Howe; John Ronald Reuel Tolkien; John Howe; J R R Tolkien
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Howe
ISBN: 0007107951 9780007107957
OCLC Number: 49493656
Description: 141 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Chapter 4 Bag End to Wilderland: The Hobbit --
Chapter 5 Works of Art: Fantasy and SF book covers --
Chapter 6 From Hobbiton to Mordor: The Lord of the Rings --
Chapter 7 Getting it Right: Inside the art of John Howe. Chapter 1 Formations: Early Work --
Chapter 2 The Painting of Middle-earth: The Silmarillion, Unfinished Tales and The History of Middle-earth --
Chapter 3 Myth & Magic: Other lands, other realms
Other Titles: Myth and magic
Responsibility: [foreword by Peter Jackson].
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A portfolio of over 100 of John Howe's Tolkien cover, calendar and exhibition paintings, with supporting notes, sketches and photographs by the artist.  Read more...

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