Search - List of Books by J. R. R. Tolkien

"It does not do to leave a live dragon out of your calculations, if you live near him." -- J. R. R. Tolkien
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, CBE (3 January 1892 — 2 September 1973), who pronounced his surname was a South African-born English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the classic high fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion.

Tolkien was Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford University from 1925 to 1945 and Merton Professor of English Language and Literature there from 1945 to 1959. He was a close friend of C. S. Lewis...they were both members of the informal literary discussion group known as the Inklings. Tolkien was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II on 28 March 1972.

After his death, Tolkien's son Christopher published a series of works based on his father's extensive notes and unpublished manuscripts, including The Silmarillion. These, together with The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, form a connected body of tales, poems, fictional histories, invented languages, and literary essays about an imagined world called Arda, and Middle-earth within it. Between 1951 and 1955, Tolkien applied the term legendarium to the larger part of these writings.

While many other authors had published works of fantasy before Tolkien, the great success of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings led directly to a popular resurgence of the genre. This has caused Tolkien to be popularly identified as the "father" of modern fantasy literature...or, more precisely, of high fantasy. In 2008, The Times ranked him sixth on a list of "The 50 greatest British writers since 1945". Forbes ranked him the 5th top-earning dead celebrity in 2009.

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Total Books: 780
Beren and Luthien
2017 - Beren and Luthien (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780008214197
ISBN-10: 0008214190
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun
2016 - The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780008202132
ISBN-10: 0008202133
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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A Secret Vice
2016 - A Secret VIce (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780008131395
ISBN-10: 0008131392
Genres: Reference, Politics & Social Sciences
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The Hobbit Facsimile First Edition Boxed Set
La Hobito au Tien kaj Reen
2015 - La Hobito Au Tien Kaj Reen [Esperanto Edition] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781782011095
ISBN-10: 1782011099
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Story of Kullervo
2015 - The Story of Kullervo (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780008131364
ISBN-10: 0008131368
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Beowulf A Translation and Commentary Together with Sellic Spell
2015 - Beowulf a Translation and Commentary Together with Sellic Spell (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780008116583
ISBN-10: 000811658X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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The Fall of Arthur
2015 - The Fall of Arthur (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007557301
ISBN-10: 0007557302
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Ka Hopita a i 'ole I Laula a Ho'i Hou mai
2015 - Ka Hopita a I 'ole I Laula a Ho'i Hou Mai [Hawaiian Edition] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781782010913
ISBN-10: 1782010912
Genres: Children's Books, Reference, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Smith of Wootton Major
2015 - Smith of Wootton Major (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007557288
ISBN-10: 0007557280
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Children of Hurin
2014 - The Children of Hurin (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780008108328
ISBN-10: 0008108323
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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An Hobys p An Fordh Dy ha Tre Arta
2014 - An Hobys P an Fordh Dy Ha Tre Arta [Cornish Edition] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781782010890
ISBN-10: 1782010890
Genres: Children's Books, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Adventures of Tom Bombadil
2014 - The Adventures of Tom Bombadil (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007557271
ISBN-10: 0007557272
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Lord of the Rings Boxed Set
2014 - The Lord of the Rings Boxed Set (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780007581146
ISBN-10: 0007581149
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 4.5/5 Stars.
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Farmer Giles of Ham
2014 - Farmer Giles of Ham (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007542932
ISBN-10: 0007542933
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Unfinished Tales
2013 - Unfinished Tales [Deluxe Slipcase Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007542925
ISBN-10: 0007542925
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The Hobbit
2013 - The Hobbit (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780007525492
ISBN-10: 0007525494
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.
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The Hobbit Jackanory
2013 - The Hobbit Jackanory (Audio CD)
ISBN-13: 9781471358371
ISBN-10: 1471358372
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Pocket Roverandom
2013 - The Pocket Roverandom (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780007523283
ISBN-10: 0007523289
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Tolkien Calendar 2014
2013 - Tolkien Calendar 2014 (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780062287359
ISBN-10: 0062287354
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Science & Math
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Hobbit Deluxe ed Hb
2013 - Hobbit Deluxe Ed Hb (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780007497911
ISBN-10: 0007497911
Genre: Children's Books
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2013 - O Hobbit - a Desolacao De Smaug [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)Hardcover
2013 - Arvore E Folha [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2013 - A Queda De Artur [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2013 - Roverandom [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2012 - Hobbitus Ille [Latin and English Edition] (Hardcover)
2012 - The Hobbit Jrr Tolkien [Essential Modern Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2012 - Hobbit Edicao Comemorativa 75 Anos [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Hardcover)Paperback
2011 - Beowulf and the Critics [Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies] (Hardcover)
2010 - Le Seigneur Des Anneaux [French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2010 - Hobbit Em Quadrinhos - Hobbit Graphic Novel [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2009 - Les Tymologies [French Edition] (Paperback)
2009 - La Leyenda De Sigurd Gudrun [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2009 - The J R R Tolkien Collection [BBC Dramatization] (Audio CD)Hardcover
2009 - Cuentos Desde El Reino Peligroso [Minotauro Jrr Tolkien - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2009 - El Libro De Los Cuentos Perdidos [Minotauro Jrr Tolkien - Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
2009 - El Senor De Los Anillos [Tolkien Minotauro - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2009 - Los Hijos De Hurin [Minotauro Jrr Tolkien - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2009 - Estuche Tolkien [Tolkien Minotauro - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2009 - Estuche Infantil Tolkien [Minotauro Jrr Tolkien - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2009 - El Hobbit [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2009 - El Silmarillion [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2009 - Contos Inacabados [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2009 - Os Filhos De Hurin [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2008 - The Lord of the Rings [BBC Dramatization, Consumer Edition] (Audio CD)
2006 - La Comunidad Del Anillo [El Senor De Los Anillos / Lord of the Rings] (Paperback)
2006 - El Hobbit/ the Hobbit [Senor de los Anilos] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2005 - O Senor Dos Aneis a Irmandade Do Anel [Infantil E Xuvenil] (Paperback)
2005 - O Senor Dos Aneis As Duas Torres [Infantil E Xuvenil] (Paperback)
2005 - O Senor Dos Aneis O Regreso Do Rei [Infantil E Xuvenil] (Paperback)
2005 - Le Seigneur Des Anneaux Volume 2 [Lord of the Rings French] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2004 - El Hobbit - Version Infantil [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2004 - El Hobbit the Hobbit / Spanish Edition [El Hobbit - 3rd Edition] (Hardcover)
2003 - The Return of the King Photo Guide ["Lord of the Rings"] (Paperback)Paperback
2002 - The Two Towers [Lord of the Rings, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2002 - Literature Guide the Lord of the Rings Grades 4-8 [Scholastic Literature Guide] (Paperback)
2002 - The Lord of the Rings Part 2 the Two Towers [NPR Playhouse Dramatization] (Audio CD)
2002 - La Silmarillon [Lord of the Rings French] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2002 - Der Kleine Hobbit [The Hobbit - German Edition] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
2002 - Senhor Dos Aneis As Duas Torres [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2002 - O Senhor Dos Aneis O Retorno Do Rei - Vol III [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2002 - Retorno Del Rey [Return of the King - Lord of the Rings Spanish] (Hardcover)Paperback
2001 - Mo Jie Qian Zhuan Ha Bi Ren Li XIan Ji ['The Hobbit' in Traditional Chinese Characters] (Paperback)
2001 - Mo Jie Er Bu Qu Shuang Cheng Qi Mou ['The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers' in Traditional Chinese Characters] (Paperback)
2001 - Comunidad Del Anillo [Fellowship of the Ring - Lord of the Rings Spanish] (Hardcover)
2001 - The Two Towers [Lord of the Rings, Bk 2 - Audio Cassette - Unabridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2001 - The Return of the King [The Lord of the Rings, Book 3 - Audio Cassette - Unabridged] (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
2000 - The Hobbit Vol 1 of 2 [Japanese Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
2000 - The Hobbit Vol 2 of 2 [Japanese Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - J R R Tolkien's Lord of the Rings [Modern Critical Interpretations] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
1999 - The Book of Lost Tales Part One [The History of Middle-Earth, Vol. 1] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
1999 - The Book of Lost Tales Part Two [The History of Middle-Earth, Vol. 2] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
1998 - Le Seign Des Anneux [French Edition] (Paperback)
1994 - The War of the Jewels the Later Silmarillion Part Two [The History of Middle-Earth, Vol. 11] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
1992 - The Book of Lost Tales 2 [History of Middle-Earth] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1992 - The Book of Lost Tales Bk 2 [The History Of Middle-Earth, Vol 1] (Other)Paperback, Hardcover
1992 - The Hobbit [Lord of the Rings, Prequel] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1992 - Sauron Defeated [The History of Middle-Earth Volume 9] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
1990 - The Two Towers [Lord of the Rings, Bk 2 - Audio CD - Unabridged] (Audio CD)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1989 - Oliphaunt [Beastly Verse] (Hardcover)
1989 - Lords of Middle-earth Vol 3 [Middle Earth Role Playing, #8004] (Paperback)
1988 - The Shaping of Middle-earth [History of Middle-Earth] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
1986 - The Fellowship of the Ring [The Lord of the Rings, Part 1] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1986 - The Return of the King [Lord of the Rings, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1985 - The Lays of Beleriand [The History of Middle-Earth, Vol. 3] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
1981 - The Two Towers [Lord of the Rings, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1977 - The Return of the King [Lord of the Rings, Bk 3] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
1973 - Le Retour Du Roi III [Lord of the Rings French] (Paperback)Paperback
1966 - The Two Towers [Lord of the Rings, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
Raiders of Cardolan [Middle Earth Role Playing/MERP] (Paperback)
The Shire [MERP/Middle Earth Role Playing] (Paperback)
Seigneur Des Anneaux Tome 3 [Fiction, poetry & drama - French Edition - Vol 3] (Paperback)Paperback
Les Deux Tours Des Anneaux 2 [Fiction, poetry & drama - French Edition - Vol 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
La Communaute De L'anneaux [Lord of the Rings French] (Paperback)Paperback
Les Deux Tours II [Lord of the Rings French] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
Das Silmarrion [German Edition] (Paperback)Hardcover
The Fellowship of the Ring Being the First Part Of [Book One - The Lord of the RingsTabi no nakama : yubiwa monogatari dai 1-bu Japanese Edition] (Other)
The Two Towers Being the Second Part of Futatsu No To [Book Three - The Lord of the Rings - Japanese Edition] (Other)
Lord of the Rings the Fellowship of the Ring 4 [Book Two - In Japanese Language] (Other)
The Lord of the Kings [Japanese Edition - Volume # 6] (Other)
The Return of the King / Regressus Regis / Il Ritorno Del Re [In Russian Language - . / Vlastelin Kolets: Vozvraschenie Gosudarja] (Paperback)
Ylastelin Kolec [Russian Edition] (Hardcover)
Guerra Del Anillo 3 [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Camino Perdido El [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Mundo De Tolkien El [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
Poemas De Jrr Tolkien [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
Cuentos Inconclusos [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
La Caida De Numenor [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
As Aventuras De Tom Bombadil [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)
A Histria De Kullervo [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)
A Ltima Cano De Bilbo [Em Portuguese do Brasil] (Paperback)
Mo Jie Shou Bu Qu Mo Jie XIan Shen ['The Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring' in Traditional Chinese Characters] (Paperback)
Mo Jie San Bu Qu Wang Zhe Zai Lin ['The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King' in Traditional Chinese Characters] (Paperback)
A Gyuruk Ura a Kiraly VIsszater III [Lord of the Rings Hungarian] (Hardcover)