Book #12434

The Shaping Of Middle Earth

J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien
The Shaping Of Middle Earth. 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: 0261102044

An attractive HarperCollins edition/second printing in Fine condition in alike unpriced dustjacket.

The fourth volume of "History of Middle Earth" contains prose fragments following the 'Lost Tales', the earliest 'Silmarillion' (Sketch of the Mythology) ; the 'Quenta' ('Quenta Noldorinwa', the second version of 'The Silmarillion') , with the poem 'The Horns of Ylmir'; the 'Ambarkanta'; the 'earliest Annals of Valinor'; and the 'earliest Annals of Belariand'; The History of Middle-Earth; Vol. 4.

Price: $200.00

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.