J.R.R. Tolkien PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

J.R.R. Tolkien free pdf J.R.R. TOLKIEN: THE BOOKS, THE FILMS, THE WHOLE CULTURAL PHENOMENON

A book exploring the world of J.R.R. Tolkien, Britain's premier fantasy author, in over 800 pages.

Part one of this book focusses on J.R.R. Tolkien's texts, principally those dealing with his 'secondary world' of Middle-earth. Part two explores the 2001-03 Hollywood movies of The Lord of the Rings, with a scene-by-scene analysis of the three films. Part of this book explores the influence of the Tolkien industry, in areas like computer gaming, pop music, merchandizing and cinema.

EXTRACT FROM THE INTRODUCTION

Philip Toynbee declared, in 1961, that Tolkien's 'childish books had passed into a merciful oblivion', a wonderful statement, just a tad inaccurate. In 1997, The Lord of the Rings was voted the top book of the 20th century by readers in a British bookstore's poll (Waterstone's). 104 out of 105 stores and 25,000 readers put The Lord of the Rings at the top (1984 was second).

Around 100 million copies of The Lord of the Rings had been sold by the end of the twentieth century, and 60 million copies of The Hobbit, with sales of around 3 million per year of the two books combined. Readers just love reading Tolkien's books. It's that simple. You can't force people to buy books or go see movies- there's isn't a magic formula (or ruling ring) to hypnotize readers and consumers (if there was, it'd be worth billions). And the Tolkien phenomenon began with readers. Back in 1937, 1954 and 1955, the publishers Allen

About JEREMY MARK ROBINSON

Regrettably, at the moment we can't offer you specifics of your Manager JEREMY MARK ROBINSON. But this doesn't mean that we fail to work on her behalf collection. We ask that you allow us to with this make a difference. Should you have sparetime and want may profoundly enjoy in the event you present to people the information you have. As soon as obtaining this sort of suggestions and information by customers concerning the J.R.R. Tolkien Publisher JEREMY MARK ROBINSON, we initial your ex verify. As soon as we be sure that just about all correct, only publish the idea. All of us fully grasp this support as well as thanks ahead of time.

Details Book

Author : JEREMY MARK ROBINSON
Publisher : Crescent Moon Publishing
Data Published : 01 March 2010
ISBN : 1861712804
EAN : 9781861712806
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 820 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews J.R.R. Tolkien



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • J.R.R. Tolkien free pdfJ.R.R. Tolkien

    J.R.R. TOLKIEN: THE BOOKS. THE FILMS. THE WHOLE CULTURAL PHENOMENON A book exploring the world of J.R.R. Tolkien. Britain's premier fantasy author. in over 800 pages. New. updated edition..


  • The Magical Worlds of the Lord of the Rings free pdfThe Magical Worlds of the Lord of the Rings

    A guide to J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings books. including The Hobbit. The book is written in a question and answer format which lets the reader discover the ancient myths. legends and events that fired Tolkien's imagination and led him to create his fantastical world..


  • J.R.R. Tolkien: Pocket Guide free pdfJ.R.R. Tolkien: Pocket Guide

    J.R.R. TOLKIEN: POCKET GUIDE A new guide to the life and work of J.R.R. Tolkien. the premier British fantasy author of the 20th century. and his great works: The Hobbit. The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion..


  • J.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set  :  The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings (M ... free pdfJ.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set : The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings (M ...

    THE BOOKS THAT INSPIRED THE EPIC MOTION PICTURES

    J.R.R. TOLKIEN

    THE LORD OF THE RINGS

    THE HOBBIT

    THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING

    THE TWO TOWERS

    THE RETURN OF THE KING

    (c) New Line Productions..


  • J.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set  :  The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings (M ... free pdfJ.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set : The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings (M ...

    THE BOOKS THAT INSPIRED THE EPIC MOTION PICTURES

    J.R.R. TOLKIEN

    THE LORD OF THE RINGS

    THE HOBBIT

    THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING

    THE TWO TOWERS

    THE RETURN OF THE KING

    (c) New Line Productions..


  • J.R.R. Tolkien free pdfJ.R.R. Tolkien

    . J.R.R. TOLKIEN: THE BOOKS, THE FILMS, THE WHOLE CULTURAL PHENOMENON

    A book exploring the world of J.R.R. Tolkien, Britain's premier fantasy author, in over 800 pages.

    Part one of this book f