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Narn i chîn Húrin : the tale of the children of Húrin

Author: J R R Tolkien; Christopher Tolkien; Alan Lee
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2007.
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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.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Fantasy fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tolkien, J.R.R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973.
Narn i chîn Húrin.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 2007
(OCoLC)608384672
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien; Christopher Tolkien; Alan Lee
ISBN: 9780618894642 0618894640 9780618904419 0618904417
OCLC Number: 78790549
Description: 313 p., [8] leaves of plates, [1] folded leaf : ill. (some col.), map ; 22 cm.
Contents: I. The childhood of Túrin --
II. The battle of unnumbered tears --
III. The words of Húrin and Morgoth --
IV. The departure of Túrin --
V. Túrin in Doriath --
VI. Túrin among the outlaws --
VII. Of Mîm the dwarf --
VIII. The land of bow and helm --
IX. The death of Beleg --
X. Túrin in Nargothrond --
XI. The fall of Nargothrond --
XII. The return of Túrin to Dor-lómin --
XIII. The coming of Túrin into Brethil --
XIV. The journey of Morwen and Niënor to Nargothrond --
XV. Niënor in Brethil --
XVI. The coming of Glaurung --
XVII. The death of Glaurung --
XVIII. The death of Túrin --
Genealogies --
I. The house of Hador & the people of Haleth --
II. The house of Bëor --
III. The princes of the Noldor --
Appendix. --
(1) The evolution of the great tales --
(2) The composition of the text --
List of names --
Note on the map.
Other Titles: Children of Húrin
Responsibility: J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien ; illustrated by Alan Lee.
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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.

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by tjdickey (WorldCat user published 2007-10-17) Excellent Permalink
The most recent publication by the son of J.R.R. Tolkein gives readers the best writing since the "Lays of Beleriand." Christopher Tolkein offers a lengthy prose rendition of this gripping First-Age story with remarkably little editorial intervention. The book comes with illustrations by Alan Lee as...
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