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The Resource The Silmarillion, J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien

The Silmarillion, J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien

Label
The Silmarillion
Title
The Silmarillion
Statement of responsibility
J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Silmarillion tells of the Elder Days, or the First Age of the World, and is the history of the rebellion of Fëanor, the most gifted of the Elves, and his people against the gods, their exile in Middle-earth, and their war against the first Dark Lord, Morgoth, for the recovery of the Silmarils, the jewels containing the pure light of Valinor.
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Locus Award for Fantasy Novel, 1978.
  • Hugo Awards: Gandalf Award for Best Book-Length Fantasy, 1978.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
059429
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1892-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tolkien, J. R. R.
Dewey number
823/.912
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • genealogical tables
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6039.O32
LC item number
S5 2001
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tolkien, Christopher
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)
  • Fantasy fiction, English
Target audience
adult
Label
The Silmarillion, J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Text is identical to the second edition first published by HarperCollins Publishers in the United Kingdom in 1999"--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Contents
Ainulindalë -- Valaquenta. Quenta Silmarillion -- Akallabêth -- Of the rings of power and the Third Age
Control code
2001016971
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxiv, 365 p.
Isbn
9780618135042
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2001016971
Other physical details
ill., map, geneal. tables
Label
The Silmarillion, J.R.R. Tolkien ; edited by Christopher Tolkien
Link
Publication
Note
  • "Text is identical to the second edition first published by HarperCollins Publishers in the United Kingdom in 1999"--T.p. verso
  • Includes index
Contents
Ainulindalë -- Valaquenta. Quenta Silmarillion -- Akallabêth -- Of the rings of power and the Third Age
Control code
2001016971
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xxiv, 365 p.
Isbn
9780618135042
Isbn Type
(hbk)
Lccn
2001016971
Other physical details
ill., map, geneal. tables

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