Cover of: The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien
An edition of The Fellowship of the Ring (1954)

The Fellowship of the Ring

Being the First Part of the Lord of the Rings

2nd ed.
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An edition of The Fellowship of the Ring (1954)

The Fellowship of the Ring

Being the First Part of the Lord of the Rings

2nd ed.
  • 4.31 ·
  • 188 Ratings
  • 358 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading
  • 238 Have read
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English
Pages
423

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One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them.

“A unique, wholly realized other world, evoked from deep in the well of Time, massively detailed, absorbingly entertaining, profound in meaning.”—The New York Times

In ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it throughout Middle-earth, it remained lost to him. After many ages it fell into the hands of Bilbo Baggins, as told in The Hobbit. In a sleepy village in the Shire, young Frodo Baggins finds himself faced with an immense task, as his elderly cousin Bilbo entrusts the Ring to his care. Frodo must leave his home and make a perilous journey across Middle-earth to the Cracks of Doom, there to destroy the Ring and foil the Dark Lord in his evil purpose.

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Boston, USA

Edition Notes

"The text of this edition ... constitutes an authoritative edition"--Pt. 1, t.p. verso.
"Note on the text" / David A. Anderson: pt. 1, p. [v]-viii.

Series
The Lord of the Rings, #1
Copyright Date
1986

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
823/.912
Library of Congress
PR6039.O32 L6 1986

Contributors

Notes by
David A. Anderson

The Physical Object

Format
Hardcover
Number of pages
423

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL2083847M
ISBN 10
0395082544
ISBN 13
9780395082546
LCCN
88122831
OCLC/WorldCat
812770728
National Library of Australia
5961254
Amazon ID (ASIN)
B0074VCEU2
Google
ksTFy9UN6NcC
Library Thing
3203347
Goodreads
0395082544

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This book is largely concerned with Hobbits, and from its pages a reader may discover much of their character and a little of their history.
added by Lisa. "first sentence"

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