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"Go not to the elves for counsel, for they will say both yes and no." -- 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After his death, Tolkien's son Christopher published a series of works based on his father's extensive notes and unpublished manuscripts, including The Silmarillion.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: 835
The Hobbit A Graphic Novel
2024 - The Hobbit a Graphic Novel [Hobbit Fantasy Classic] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780063388468
ISBN-10: 0063388464
Genre: Comics & Graphic Novels
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The Hobbit Illustrated by the Author
2023 - The Hobbit Illustrated By the Author [Tolkien Illustrated Editions] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780063347533
ISBN-10: 0063347539
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Battle of Maldon Together with the Homecoming of Beorhtnoth
The History of the Hobbit
2023 - The History of the Hobbit (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780063330788
ISBN-10: 0063330784
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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A Secret Vice Tolkien on Invented Languages
EL SEOR DE LOS ANILLOS 1 La comunidad del anillo   THE LORD OF THE RINGS 1 The Fellowship of the Ring
The Tolkien Collection
2022 - The Tolkien Collection (Hardcover)Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780063280687
ISBN-10: 006328068X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Pictures by JRR Tolkien
The Lord of the Rings
2021 - The Lord of the Rings [Illustrated Edition - Lord of the Rings, Bks 1 - 3] (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780008471286
ISBN-10: 0008471282
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Nature of MiddleEarth
2021 - The Nature of Middleearth (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780358454601
ISBN-10: 0358454603
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Fall of Gondolin
2020 - The Fall of Gondolin (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780008302801
ISBN-10: 0008302804
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Romance, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Letters from Father Christmas
2019 - Letters From Father Christmas (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio Cassette
ISBN-13: 9780008327729
ISBN-10: 0008327726
Genres: Children's Books, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Der Fall von Gondolin
2018 - Der Fall Von Gondolin (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783608963786
ISBN-10: 3608963782
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The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun
2017 - The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781328834546
ISBN-10: 1328834549
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Hobbit  The Lord of the Rings Gift Set A Middleearth Treasury
Beren und Lthien Mit Illustrationen von Alan Lee
2017 - Beren Und Lthien Mit Illustrationen Von Alan Lee (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783608961652
ISBN-10: 3608961658
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Beren and Luthien
2017 - Beren and Luthien (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780008214197
ISBN-10: 0008214190
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Briefe vom Weihnachtsmann
2016 - Briefe Vom Weihnachtsmann (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9783608960365
ISBN-10: 3608960368
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Bauer Giles von Ham
2016 - Bauer Giles Von Ham (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783608960921
ISBN-10: 3608960929
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Der Schmied von Groholzingen
2016 - Der Schmied Von Groholzingen (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9783608960938
ISBN-10: 3608960937
Genre: 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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2015 - La Hobito Au Tien Kaj Reen [Esperanto Edition] (Paperback)Hardcover
2014 - An Hobys P an Fordh Dy Ha Tre Arta [Cornish Edition] (Paperback)
2013 - Unfinished Tales [Deluxe Slipcase Edition] (Hardcover)Paperback, Hardcover
2013 - Hobbit 7 Ed 2013 [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2013 - O Hobbit a Desolacao De Smaug [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
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 - Der Kleine Hobbit Grosses Format [German Edition] (Paperback)
2012 - Lo Hobbit [Italian Edition] (Paperback)
2012 - The Hobbit Jrr Tolkien [Essential Modern Classics] (Paperback)
2012 - Jing Ling Bao Zuan [The Silmarillion - Chinese Edition] (Paperback)
2012 - Mestre Gil De Ham [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2012 - Hobbit Edicao Comemorativa 75 Anos [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Hardcover)
2011 - Beowulf and the Critics [Medieval and Renaissance Texts and Studies] (Hardcover)
2011 - Hobbit Edicao 4 [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2011 - O Silmarillion [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)Hardcover
2010 - Le Seigneur Des Anneaux [French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
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)
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
2009 - Los Hijos De Hurin [Minotauro Jrr Tolkien - Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
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
2009 - Contos Inacabados [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2009 - Os Filhos De Hurin [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Paperback)
2009 - Hu Lin De Er Nu [The Children of Hurin - Chinese Edition] (Paperback)
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)
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)
2004 - El Hobbit Version Infantil [Spanish Edition] (Paperback)
2004 - El Hobbit the Hobbit / Spanish Edition [El Hobbit - 3rd Edition] (Hardcover)
2004 - El Hobbit / the Hobbit Infantil [Spanish Edition] (Hardcover)
2003 - The Return of the King Photo Guide ["Lord of the Rings"] (Paperback)
2002 - Literature Guide the Lord of the Rings Grades 48 [Scholastic Literature Guide] (Paperback)
2002 - The Morgoth's Ring [History of Middle-Earth, Bk 10] (Paperback)
2002 - The Lord of the Rings Part 2 the Two Towers [NPR Playhouse Dramatization] (Audio CD)
2002 - The War of the Ring [The History of The Lord of the Rings, Bk 3 - The History of Middle-Earth, Bk 8] (Paperback)
2002 - La Silmarillon [Lord of the Rings French] (Paperback)
2002 - Der Kleine Hobbit [The Hobbit - German Edition] (Paperback)
2002 - The Lord of the Rings Two Towers V2 [Radio Collection - Vol 2] (Audio Cassette)
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)
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 Fellowship of the Ring [Lord of the Rings, Bk 1 - Audio Cassette] (Audio Cassette)
2001 - La Communaute De L'anneaux [The Lord of the Rings - French Edition] (Paperback)
2001 - O Hobbit [Portuguese Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - The Hobbit Vol 1 of 2 [Japanese Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - The Hobbit Vol 2 of 2 [Japanese Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - Le Avventure Di Tom Bombadil [Italian Edition] (Paperback)
2000 - J R R Tolkien's Lord of the Rings [Modern Critical Interpretations] (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
1999 - The Fellowship of the Rings [Lord of the Rings, Bk 1] (Paperback)
1999 - Der Herr Der Ringe Boxed Set [German Edition] (Paperback)
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)Hardcover
1992 - The Book of Lost Tales 2 [History of Middle-Earth] (Paperback)
1992 - The Book of Lost Tales Bk 2 [The History Of Middle-Earth, Vol 1] (Other)
1989 - Oliphaunt [Beastly Verse] (Hardcover)
1989 - Lords of Middleearth Vol 3 [Middle Earth Role Playing, #8004] (Paperback)
1988 - The Shaping of Middleearth [History of Middle-Earth] (Paperback)
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
1973 - Le Retour Du Roi III [Lord of the Rings French] (Paperback)
1966 - The Two Towers [Lord of the Rings, Bk 2] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
El Hobbit / the Hobbit [Spanish Edition] (Other)
The Book of Lost Tales Part I [History of Middle-Earth] (Hardcover)
Two Towers [Lord of the Rings] (Other)Hardcover
Raiders of Cardolan [Middle Earth Role Playing/MERP] (Paperback)
The Shire [MERP/Middle Earth Role Playing] (Paperback)
Bilbo Le Hobbit [French Edition] (Paperback)Paperback
Le Silmarillion [French Edition] (Paperback)
Seigneur Des Anneaux Tome 3 [Fiction, poetry & drama - French Edition - Vol 3] (Paperback)
Les Deux Tours Des Anneaux 2 [Fiction, poetry & drama - French Edition - Vol 2] (Paperback)
Les Deux Tours II [Lord of the Rings French] (Paperback)
Das Silmarrion [German Edition] (Paperback)
Die Zwei Turme II [German Edition] (Paperback)
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)
Arbol Y Hoja Tapa Dura [Spanish 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)
A Queda De Gondolin [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Hardcover)
Beren E Luthien [Em Portugues do Brasil] (Hardcover)
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)