Book #12428

The Book Of Lost Tales, Part 2

J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien
The Book Of Lost Tales, Part 2. J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: Second Edition; Second Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Harpercollinspublishers, 1991.
ISBN: 0261102133

A nice HarperCollins edition/second printing in Fine condition in correct second impression, unpriced dustjacket, different from jacket of first edition or first impression.

The first volume in J. R. R. Tolkien's "History of Middle Earth" was the first major work of imagination by J. R. R. Tolkien, in 1916, when he was 25 years old, and left incomplete several years later. It stands at the beginning of the entire conception of Middle-Earth and Valinor, for the Lost Tales were the first form of the myths and legends that came to be called The Silmarillion; The History of Middle-Earth; Vol. 2.

Price: $100.00

Author Bio

J. R. R. Tolkien

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, (3 January 1892 – 2 September 1973) was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the high fantasy classic works The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Close friend of C. S. Lewis, considered by many as the father of modern fantasy literature and among the 50 greatest British writers.