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The road to Middle-Earth

Author: T A Shippey
Publisher: London : Grafton, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : New edView all editions and formats
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The definitive guide to the origin of J.R.R. Tolkien's books, from The Hobbit to The History of Middle-earth series - includes unpublished Tolkien extracts and poetry.

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T A Shippey
ISBN: 0261102753 9780261102750
OCLC Number: 60000827
Notes: Previous ed.: Allen & Unwin, 1982.
Description: xvi, 337 p. ; 20 cm.
Responsibility: by T.A. Shippey.
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"Shippey's exploration of Tolkien's themes, especially the nature of evil, is superb" Independent "Shippey's research seems limitless. He writes with unusual clarity and presents his arguments well" Read more...

 
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