A Tolkien Bestiary

A Tolkien Bestiary

Book - 1979
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Here is the comprehensive reference guide for the millions of fans of the Hobbit and the Lord Of The Rings trilogy. All of the imaginary beasts, monsters, fauna, and flora of J.R.R. Tolkien's lush fantasy worlds of the Middle-Earth and the Undying Lands are presented in more that 100 black-and-white illustrations and 36 full color paintings. A Chronology of all the historical ages, a general index, genealogies of the races of men, maps, and a special index referring to Tolkien's original works are also included.
Publisher: New York : Ballantine, 1979.
ISBN: 9780345282835
Branch Call Number: 828.91209
Characteristics: ill. : map.


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Sep 07, 2010

The title is misleading, because it's not really a besitary, but an illustrated encyclopedia of Middle Earth. The illustrations, both in colour and b&w, are magnificent. It's also easier to read than the Silmarillion. Highly recommended to fans of the Lord of the Rings!

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