Shown Left: J. R. R. Tolkien Handbook: A Comprehensive Guide to His Life, Writings, and World of Middle...
Author: Colin Duriez
J. R. R. Tolkien, author of The Hobbit, Lord of the Rings, and more, created an entire fantasy world complete with its own history, languages, geography, literature, and hundreds of fascinating
characters. This helpful guide, arranged in dictionary format, gives you quick and easy access to key characters, events, and places in Tolkien's writings. J. R. R. Tolkien Handbook also contains
details about Tolkien's friends and colleagues, writers and thinkers who influenced his work, summaries of his beliefs and how they are revealed in his writing, and a handy list of Tolkien's works.
Asterisks within articles allow you to follow themes that interest you most and discover how Tolkien's life and writing interwove.