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The Lord of the Rings

50th Anniversary, One Vol. Edition

J. R. R. Tolkien

One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind themIn ancient times the Rings of Power were crafted by the Elven-smiths, and Sauron, the Dark Lord, forged the One Ring, filling it with his own power so that he could rule all others. But the One Ring was taken from him, and though he sought it t...
Publish Date
October 12
First Published in 1955
Goodreads rating
Mar 12, 2017
@Legit_bacon @mcannonbrookes Looking forward to it. I know it's cliche, but LotR is my favorite book ever :) Want to see the set and take my kids on tour of greater NZ.      source
Mar 24, 2019
The gift that keeps on giving. Remember that there are two books that can greatly influence teenaged boys: Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is about a fantasy world whose unrealism can seriously warp your personality and outlook. The other is about orcs.      source
Mar 05, 2014
Q: Any book recommendations for young adults? PG: The Lord of the Rings      source
Dec 06, 2016
Loved The Lord of the Rings and other fiction when younger.      source
The book that I’ve most often read.      source
The classic novel I always give.      source