The Fall of Gondolin

The Fall of Gondolin

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781328613042
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 08/30/2018
Series: Great Tales of Middle-earth Series
Pages: 304
Sales rank: 5,486
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

J.R.R. TOLKIEN (1892–1973) is the creator of Middle-earth and the author of such classic and extraordinary works of fiction as The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion. His books have been translated into more than fifty languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.

CHRISTOPHER TOLKIEN is the third son of J.R.R. Tolkien. Appointed by Tolkien to be his literary executor, he has devoted himself to the editing and publication of unpublished writings.

Date of Birth:

January 3, 1892

Date of Death:

September 2, 1973

Place of Birth:

Bloemfontein, Orange Free State (South Africa)

Place of Death:

Oxford, England

Education:

B.A., Exeter College, Oxford University, 1915; M.A., 1919

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The Fall of Gondolin 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous 4 months ago
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