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The Silmarillion

Author: J R R Tolkien; Christopher Tolkien
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 2002. ©1999
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Second edition.; First Del Rey books editionView all editions and formats
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Includes "The Silmarillion," and four short works: "Ainulindalë," "Valaquenta," "Akallabeth," and "Of the Rings of Power and the Third Age."
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Genre/Form: Fantasy fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien; Christopher Tolkien
ISBN: 0345325818 9780345325815 9780812423020 081242302X
OCLC Number: 48850793
Notes: Includes index.
This second edition of The Silmarillion was published by Houghton Mifflin Company in 2001. The text is identical to the second edition originally published by HarperCollins Publishers in the United Kingdom in 1999.
Description: xxxi, 442 pages : map ; 18 cm
Contents: Ainulindale --
Valaquenta --
Quenta Silmarillion --
Beginning of days --
Aule and Yavanna --
Coming of the elves and the captivity of Melkor --
Thingol and Melian --
Eldamar and the Princes of the Rldalie --
Feanor and the unchaining of Melkor --
Silmarils and the unrest of the Nnoldor --
Darkening of Valinor --
Flight of the Noldor --
Sindar --
Sun and moon and the hiding of Valinor --
Men --
Return of the Noldor --
Beleriand and its realms --
Noldor in Beleriand --
Maeglin --
Coming of men into the West --
Ruin of Beleriand and the fall of Fingolfin --
Beren and Luthien --
Fifth battle: Nirnaeth Arnoediad --
Turin Turambar --
Ruin of Doriath --
Tuor and the fall of Gondolin --
Voyage of earendil and the war of wrath --
Akallabeth --
Ofrings of power and the third age --
Tables --
Genealogies; House of Finwe --
Descendants of Olwe and Elwe --
House of Beor --
House of Hador and the people of Haleth --
Sundering of the elves --
Note on pronunciation --
Index of names --
Appendix elements in Quenya and Sindarin names.
Responsibility: J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien.

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Includes "The Silmarillion," and four short works: "Ainulindalë," "Valaquenta," "Akallabeth," and "Of the Rings of Power and the Third Age."

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