A remarkable book.
A work of immense narrative power that can sweep the reader up and hold him enthralled for days and weeks.
One of the very few works of genius in recent literature.
A masterful story an epic in its own way with elements of high adventure, suspense, mystery, poetry and fantasy.
One of the great fairy-tale quests in modern literature.
Among the greatest works of imaginative fiction of the twentieth century.
New Line Cinema will be releasing "The Lord of the Rings" trilogy in three separate installments, and Houghton Mifflin Tolkien's U.S. publisher since the release of The Hobbit in 1938 will be re-releasing each volume of the trilogy separately and in a boxed set (ISBN 0-618-15397-7. $22; pap. ISBN 0-618-15396-9. $12). Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information.