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Tolkien : a biography

Author: Michael White; Gordon Griffin
Publisher: Leicester, UK : W.F. Howes, ℗2003.
Series: Clipper audio.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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There are few writers who can claim the popularity and enduring appeal of John Ronald Reuel Tolkien. It was while marking a series of exam papers, he suddenly found himself writing: "In a hole in the ground there lived a Hobbit", thus setting in motion the epic works of 'The Hobbit' and 'The lord of the rings', for which we know him today. This is the story of how the man who created these works became one of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Michael White; Gordon Griffin
ISBN: 1841978124 9781841978123
OCLC Number: 224228816
Notes: Unabridged.
W.F. Howes: H1532.
Performer(s): Narrator: Gordon Griffin.
Description: 6 audiocassettes (approximately 8 hr., 15 min.).
Series Title: Clipper audio.
Responsibility: by Michael White.

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There are few writers who can claim the popularity and enduring appeal of John Ronald Reuel Tolkien. It was while marking a series of exam papers, he suddenly found himself writing: "In a hole in the ground there lived a Hobbit", thus setting in motion the epic works of 'The Hobbit' and 'The lord of the rings', for which we know him today. This is the story of how the man who created these works became one of the giants of modern literature.

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