A Dictionary of Sources of Tolkien, Hardback Book

A Dictionary of Sources of Tolkien Hardback



The spellbinding world of Middle-earth is full of beasts and battles, heroes and heroines, and the struggle between good and evil. In this dictionary of sources, Tolkien scholar and best-selling author David Day's four decades of research inform us about the lands, inhabitants, languages, geography and history of Middle-earth. This compelling encyclopedia on Tolkien's world also includes over 200 illustrations and an appendix that examines the legends that were key sources for Tolkien's creations - the Voelsunga Saga, the Nibelungenlied, and Richard Wagner's Ring Cycle.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 544 pages, 163 black & white illustrations
  • Publisher: Octopus Publishing Group
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  • Category: Literary essays
  • ISBN: 9780753733936



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