Frontis, 192p, illustrations. 31cm. First printing. Blue paper boards; dust jacket. In fine condition. Bookseller Inventory # 17288
Synopsis: For J. R. R. Tolkien lovers everywhere, here's an innovative book celebrating The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings through poems, stories, songs, and dozens of illustrations. Included are critical essays by such esteemed writers as W. H. Auden and Edmund Wilson, who explore Tolkien's imaginative world. From paintings and drawings to crossword puzzles and recipes, this is an enchanting tribute to one of the most beloved storytellers of the 20th century. More J. R. R. Tolkien titles
From Publishers Weekly: In A Tolkien Treasury: Stories, Poems and Illustrations Celebrating the Author and His World, edited by Alida Becker and illustrated by Michael Green and Tim Kirk, W.H. Auden, Edmund Wilson, Don Studebaker and others weigh in on the life and work of the master fantasy writer. Joan McClusky provides "A Short Biography" and other contributions include "A Chronology of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings" by Douglas Kendall and "The Evolution of Tolkien Fandom" by Philip Helms.
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Title: A Tolkien Treasury. Illustrations by Michael...
Publisher: Running Press
Publication Date: 1989
Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Courage Books., Philadelphia, 1989. Hard Cover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. 192pp. 1.15Kg. An anthology of stories, poems and illustrations celebrating the author and his world. With essays by W.H.Auden, Colin Wilson and others. Beautifully illustrated with 8 colour plates by Tom Kirk and many b/w drawings by Michael Green. FINE in like d/w. Owing to the weight extra shipping charges will be incurred. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Seller Inventory # 434