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ISBN: 0007252250 / ISBN-13: 9780007252251

The Children of Hurin

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  • The Children of Hurin (HarperCollins Publishers Ltd) – Hardcover (2007)
    by J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (Editor)

    The Children of Hurin

    Hardcover, HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
    2007
    Large type edition. Large type / large print.
    352 pages

    ISBN: 0007252250
    ISBN-13: 9780007252251

    The large print edition of the epic tale of The Children of Hurin will reunite fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings with Elves, dragons, Dwarves and Orcs, and the rich landscape and characters unique to Tolkien. Includes a colour frontispiece, fold-out map and full-colour plate section of all of Alan Lee's paintings. There are tales of Middle-earth from times long before The Lord of the Rings, and the story told in this book is set in the great country that lay beyond the Grey Havens in the West: lands where ... Show more

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Reviews of The Children of Hurin

Overall customer rating: 4.750
lieuwen

Great book, but very sad

by lieuwen on Dec 25, 2009

The book is a joy to read and beautifully illustrated. Read it in a cheerful mood. It is a dark book, full of pagan darkness and despair. There is greatness, but a doomed greatness---much like Greek tragedy. It will help you understand the mood in the deep history of the LoTR. It is a harder ... More

davidrasch

Hurin Holds My Interest

by davidrasch on Jan 9, 2009

This book gave me the impression Tolkein was thinking about the LOTR as he was writing . The narrative is tight and at times questioning, exploring, searching out the why. Well worth the time it takes to read. More

Customer rating: 4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5
Would recommend?: Yes  2 out of 2
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