Book #53775

The Silmarillion

J. R. R. and Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket
Edition: Fourth Printing
Publisher: Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1977.
ISBN: 0395257301

Price: $60.00

A Very Good- Later printing with some faded soiling to the green cloth boards in a like dust-jacket that is tanned with some edge tearing; is a classic high- fantasy work that tells the story of the creation of the world, the first humans, and the great war of the elves and men.

The Silmarillion is a fantastical and epic story of the creation of the world, the first humans, and the great war of the elves and men. Author J. R. R. Tolkien wrote the novel over a period of many years, and it is richly detailed and filled with adventure. It is a must-read for any fan of high- fantasy.; 8vo; 365 pages.

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.