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Published by Wiley Pub. in Indianapolis .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Middle Earth (Imaginary place)

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Greg Harvey ; foreword by Alfred Siewers.
Series--For dummies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6039.O32 Z656 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 338 p. :
Number of Pages338
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3696773M
ISBN 100764541862
LC Control Number2003105682

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