Synopses & Reviews
Packaged in a beautifully designed slip-case gift box, The set gathers for the first time both The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings in audio format. These are the original American dramatizations as broadcast on public radio. The packaging features original art from John Howe, renowned Tolkien illustrator and conceptual artist for the Peter Jackson film trilogy.
" . . . spirited productions . . . stirring music . . ."
--The Washington Post The Washington Post
"This collection . . . is a masterpiece."
--The Courier The Courier
A beautifully packaged gift edition of the original American public radio dramatizations of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.
About the Author
J. R. R. TOLKIEN was a writer and university professor. In addition to The Hobbit, and The Lord of the Rings, Tolkien's published fiction includes The Silmarillion, and other posthumously published books, which taken together is a connected body of work about an imaginedand much-beloved by readersworld called Middle-earth.