The Classic Bestselling Fantasy Novel
J.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion, plus other stories and essays. His books have been translated into over 60 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.
'The story moves on with a tremendous narrative rush to its
climax... extraordinary imaginative work, part saga, part allegory,
and wholly exciting.'
'A triumphant close... a grand piece of work, grand in both
conception and execution. An astonishing imaginative tour de
'His astonishing inventiveness remains to the end and is
continued in a series of appendices.;