The Lost Road and Other Writings (The History of Middle-Earth, Vol. 5)

The Lost Road and Other Writings (The History of Middle-Earth, Vol. 5)

J.R.R. Tolkien


The heritage of Middle-earth 5
Edited via Christopher Tolkien
INKLINGS OF GREATNESS . . .
J.R.R. Tolkien and C. S. Lewis have been pals and fellow contributors of the literary circle referred to as The Inklings. it truly is hardly ever brilliant that, at one element, those gifted gents launched into a problem: Lewis was once to put in writing on "space-travel" and Tolkien on "time-travel."
Lewis' novel, Out of the Silent Planet, turned the 1st e-book of a technology fiction trilogy. Tolkien's unfinished tale, The misplaced highway, chronicles the unique destruction of Númenor, a pivotal occasion of the second one Age of Middle-earth.
In this 5th quantity of The historical past of Middle-earth, Christopher Tolkien brings Middle-earth to its nation on the writing of The Lord of the earrings. interesting and informative, THE misplaced highway AND different WRITINGS bargains clean insights into the evolution of 1 of the world's such a lot enduring fantasies.

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