The History of Middle-Earth Series by J.R.R. Tolkien
Free Download Book The Book of Lost Tales 1The History of Middle Earth, Vol 1
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The History of Middle-earth is a volume series of books published between and that collect and analyse material relating to the fiction of J. Tolkien , compiled and edited by his son, Christopher Tolkien. The series shows the development over time of Tolkien's conception of Middle-earth as a fictional place with its own peoples, languages , and history, from his earliest notions of a "mythology for England" through to the development of the stories that make up The Silmarillion and The Lord of the Rings. It is not a "history of Middle-earth" in the sense of being a chronicle of events in Middle-earth written from an in-universe perspective; it is instead an out-of-universe history of Tolkien's creative process. In —01, the twelve volumes were republished in three limited edition omnibus volumes. Non-deluxe editions of the three volumes were published in Some of the content consists of earlier versions of already published works, while other portions are new material.
This PDF 1. The current document download page has been viewed times. File size: Privacy: public file. Public files: September 29 September The Book of Lost Tales, written between sixty and seventy years ago, was the first substantial work of imaginative literature by J. Tolkien, and the first emergence in narrative of the Valar, of the Children of Iluvatar, Elves and Men, of the Dwarves and the Orcs, and of the lands in which their history is set, Valinor beyond the western ocean, and Middle-earth, the 'Great Lands' between the seas of east and west.
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