The Lord of the Rings: Boxed Set

The Lord of the Rings: Boxed Set

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by J. R. R. Tolkien
     
 

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Continuing the story of The Hobbit, this three-volume paperback boxed set of Tolkien’s epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, features exclusive covers from Peter Jackson’s award-winning film trilogy, the definitive text, and a detailed map of Middle-earth.

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Overview

Continuing the story of The Hobbit, this three-volume paperback boxed set of Tolkien’s epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, features exclusive covers from Peter Jackson’s award-winning film trilogy, the definitive text, and a detailed map of Middle-earth.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher

‘A flawless masterpiece’ The Times

‘Tolkien was a storyteller of genius’ Literary Review

‘Amongst the greatest works of imaginative fiction of the twentieth century’ Sunday Telegraph

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780007488377
Publisher:
HarperCollins UK
Publication date:
08/30/2012
Edition description:
Film tie-in edition
Pages:
1664
Product dimensions:
4.60(w) x 7.20(h) x 4.30(d)

Meet the Author

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 30 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
January 3, 1892
Date of Death:
September 2, 1973
Place of Birth:
Bloemfontein, Orange Free State (South Africa)
Place of Death:
Oxford, England
Education:
B.A., Exeter College, Oxford University, 1915; M.A., 1919

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