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The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-Earth

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Synopsis:

This is the book on all of Tolkien's invented languages, spoken by hobbits, elves, and men of Middle-earth — a dicitonary of fourteen languages, an English-Elvish glossary, all the runes and alphabets, and material on Tolkien the linguist.

Synopsis:

Explains the fourteen different languages and assorted alphabets of Middle-earth, translates Elvish poetry, war slogans, and sayings, and features a complete dictionary of non-English words in the Middle-earth classics.

About the Author

J.R.R. TOLKIEN (1892-1973) is the creator of Middle-earth and 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.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780395291306
Author:
Noel, Ruth S.
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
Author:
Tolkien, J.R.R.
Author:
Noel, Ruth S.
Author:
Tolkien
Author:
J.R.R
Location:
Boston :
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
History, criticism and surveys
Subject:
Fantasy - General
Subject:
Science Fiction & Fantasy
Subject:
Middle earth (Imaginary place)
Subject:
Tolkien, J. R. R
Subject:
Tolkien, j, r. r. (john ronald ruel), 1892-19
Subject:
Fantasy literature, English
Subject:
Imaginary languages -- Dictionaries.
Subject:
Imaginary languages.
Subject:
Middle Earth
Subject:
Language
Subject:
Tolkien, J. R. R - Language - Glossaries, etc
Subject:
Middle Earth (Imaginary place) -- Dictionaries.
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series Volume:
v. 27, no. 2
Publication Date:
May 1980
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.15x4.55x.48 in. .39 lbs.

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Product details 224 pages Houghton Mifflin Company - English 9780395291306 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
This is the book on all of Tolkien's invented languages, spoken by hobbits, elves, and men of Middle-earth — a dicitonary of fourteen languages, an English-Elvish glossary, all the runes and alphabets, and material on Tolkien the linguist.
"Synopsis" by , Explains the fourteen different languages and assorted alphabets of Middle-earth, translates Elvish poetry, war slogans, and sayings, and features a complete dictionary of non-English words in the Middle-earth classics.
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