J.R.R. Tolkien: A Biography

By J. R. R. Tolkien and Humphrey Carpenter


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Price: $15.95  $14.67
Publisher: Mariner Books
Published Date: June 06, 2000
Pages: 304
Dimensions: 5.5 X 0.74 X 8.19 inches | 0.68 pounds
ISBN: 9780618057023
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About the Author

J.R.R. TOLKIEN (1892-1973) is the creator of Middle-earth and author of such classic and extraordinary works of fiction as The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion. His books have been translated into more than fifty languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.
Humphrey Carpenter, the author of THE BRIDESHEAD GENERATION and THE INKLINGS, among other books, was given unrestricted access to all of Tolkien's papers for his biography of Tolkien, J.R.R. TOLKIEN: A BIOGRAPHY.


"A panorama of vignettes done with poise and exhaustive command. A man emerges whole." The Washington Post

"J.R.R. Tolkien left his impress upon a whole generation as few recent writers have done ... an excellent biography." Newsweek

"Excellent." Newsweek