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The Fellowship of the Ring

Being the first part of The Lord of the Rings

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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

Movie Tie-In Edition (123)
  • 4.32 ·
  • 245 Ratings
  • 800 Want to read
  • 53 Currently reading
  • 331 Have read
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Ballantine Books
Language
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Pages
479

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The dark, fearsome Ringwraiths were searching for a hobbit. Frodo Baggins knew they were seeking him and the Ring he bore - the Ring of Power that would enable evil Sauron to destroy all that was good in Middle-earth. Now it is up to Frodo and his faithful servant, Sam, with a small band of companions, to carry the Ring to the one place it could be destroyed - Mount Doom, in the very center of Sauron's dark kingdom.
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The Fellowship of the Ring: Being the First Part of the Lord of the Rings
2020, Mariner Books | Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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In de Ban van de Ring: Eerste Boek: De Reisgenoten
2002, Uitgeverij M
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The Fellowship of the Ring: Being the first part of The Lord of the Rings
2001, Ballantine Books
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The Fellowship of the Ring: Being the First Part of The Lord of the Rings
2001, Collins
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The Fellowship of the Ring: Being the First Part of The Lord of the Rings
1997, Ted Smart
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Der Herr der Ringe: Erster Teil: Die Gefährten
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Le Seigneur des anneaux (The Lord of the Rings): Tome I: La communaute de l'anneaux
1972, Christian Bourgois
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The Fellowship of the Ring: Being the First Part of The Lord of the Rings
1969-09, Ballantine Books
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The Fellowship of the Ring
1965, Houghton Mifflin Company
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New York, USA

Edition Notes

"Del Rey fantasy"--Spine.
US edition

Series
The Lord of the Rings, #1
Genre
Fiction.
Copyright Date
2001

The Physical Object

Format
Mass Market Paperback
Pagination
479 p. :
Number of pages
479

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL20932268M
ISBN 10
0345339703
ISBN 13
9780345339706
OCLC/WorldCat
55957628, 824183511, 1113063331
Google
-9hMyQEACAAJ
Library Thing
3203347
Goodreads
11996612

Work Description

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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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.
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