- ISBN: 9780547951966 (electronic bk)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Edition: 75th Anniversary.
- Date Published: 2012.
|Summary, etc.:|| This deluxe edition of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic prelude to his Lord of the Rings trilogy contains a short introduction by Christopher Tolkien, a reset text incorporating the most up-to-date corrections, and all of Tolkien's own drawings and full-color illustrations, including the rare "Mirkwood" piece. J.R.R. Tolkien's own description for the original edition: "If you care for journeys there and back, out of the comfortable Western world, over the edge of the Wild, and home again, and can take an interest in a humble hero (blessed with a little wisdom and a little courage and considerable good luck), here is a record of such a journey and such a traveler. The period is the ancient time between the age of Faerie and the dominion of men, when the famous forest of Mirkwood was still standing, and the mountains were full of danger. In following the path of this humble adventurer, you will learn by the way (as he did) — if you do not already know all...
|Target Audience Note:|| Text Difficulty 5 - Text Difficulty 7
UG/Upper grades (9th-12)
6.6 ATOS Level
|Reproduction Note:|| Electronic reproduction. Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012. Requires OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB) or Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 149182 KB).
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