The Peoples of Middle-earth, Paperback / softback Book

The Peoples of Middle-earth Paperback / softback

Part of the The History of Middle-earth series


The concluding volume of The History of Middle-earth series, which examines the Appendices to The Lord of the Rings. The Peoples of Middle-earth traces the evolution of the Appendices to The Lord of The Rings, which provide a comprehensive historical structure of the Second and Third Ages, including Calendars, Hobbit genealogies and the Westron language.

The book concludes with two unique abandoned stories: The New Shadow, set in Gondor during the Fourth Age, and the tale of Tal-elmar, in which the coming of the dreaded Numenorean ships is seen through the eyes of men of Middle-earth in the Dark Years. With the publication of this book, the long history of J.R.R.

Tolkien's creation is completed and the enigmatic state of his work can be understood.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 512 pages, Index
  • Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Fantasy
  • ISBN: 9780261103481



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