Published: September 30, 2012
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1862059152
ISBN - 13: 9781862059153
From the Publisher
Tolkien's masterpiece is explained by an expert in this exploration of the inspirational power of language for all Tolkien enthusiasts, complete with original and atmospheric illustrations Dissecting the brilliant web of verbal hocus-pocus that J.R.R. Tolkien delightedly spun in "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings," master hobbit investigator David Day reveals the myriad crafty puns and riddles, hidden meanings, and mythical associations beneath the saga's thrilling surface. Intriguing to the uninitiated and enchanting to the Tolkien enthusiast, this companion can only enhance one's enjoyment of his dark, mysterious world.