Books about J.R.R.Tolkien

1975 - Jared Lobdell - A Tolkien Compass
1976 - J.E.A.Tyler - The Tolkien Companion
1977 - Humphrey Carpenter - J.R.R. Tolkien: a biography
1981 - Humphrey Carpenter - The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
1981- Robert Giddings, Elizabeth Holland - J.R.R. TOLKIEN: The Shores of Middle-earth
1993 - Wayne G. Hammond, Douglas A. Anderson - J.R.R. Tolkien a descriptive bibliography
1999 - Joseph Pearce - Tolkien a celebration, collected works on a literary legacy
2000 - Tom Shippey - Author of the Century
2001 - New writing on the worlds of J.R.R.Tolkien by: Orson Scott Card, Ursula K. Le Guin, Raymond E. Feist, Terry Pratchett, Charles de Lint, George R.R. Martin - Meditations on Middle-earth
2002 - Brian Bates - The Real Middle-Earth
2003 - John Garth - Tolkien and the Great War: The Threshold of Middle-earth
2004 - Janet Brennan Croft - War and the Works of J.R.R. Tolkien
2005 - Robert Eaglestone - Reading The Lord of the Rings: New writings on tolkien's Classic
2006 - Vic Parker - Writers Uncovered : J.R.R. Tolkien

Recent polls have consistently declared that J.R.R. Tolkien is "the most influential author of the century," and The Lord of the Rings as "the book of the century." In the decades since his death in September 1973, millions have read The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion and become fascinated about the very private man, the creator, behind the books. Now days after the making of the 11 oscar movies even more people are trying to learn more about Tolkien, almost all questioning who the man is behind this incredible beautifull siub-creation called Middle-earth.

At the left and in the gallery above are listed some of the major (and minor) works about Tolkien and once in a while more will be added, since tons of books about Tolkien are standing on my bookshelves waiting to be put on this website. The list is immensly long and there for all additions by all of you are happely accepted (please work them out nicely). Just post them to me at i'll add your names (and links) of course!

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