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The History of the Hobbit review å PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Lect Tolkien s ever growing concept of Middle earthThe Hobbit was first published on September Like its successor The Lord of the Rings it is a story that grew in the tellingand many characters and story threads in the published text are completely different from what Tolkien first wrote to read aloud to his young sons as part of their fireside readsAs well as reproducing the original version of one of literature s most famous stories both on its own merits and as the foundation for The Lord of the Rings this new book includes many little known illustrations and previously unpublished maps for The Hobbit by Tolkien himself Also featured are extensive annotations and commentaries Unpublished maps little known illustrations how the tale unfolded a treasure for a Tolkien obsessed fan It does justice to a book that has been regarded sometimes as a children s tale or an unimportant prelude to a great work All the changes that took place while writing it or even after it was first published Really uniue

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The History of the Hobbit review å PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook On the date of composition how Tolkien s professional and early mythological writings influenced the story the imaginary geography he created and how Tolkien came to revise the book years after publication to accommodate events in The Lord of the RingsLike Christopher Tolkien s The History of The Lord of the Rings before it this is a thoughtful yet exhaustive examination of one of the most treasured stories in English literature Long overdue for a classic book now celebrating years in print this companion edition offers fascinating new insights for those who have grown up with this enchanting tale and will delight those who are about to enter Bilbo s round door for the first ti Good

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The History of the Hobbit review å PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook In one volume for the first time this revised and updated examination of how JRRTolkien came to write his original masterpiece The Hobbit includes his complete unpublished draft version of the story together with notes and illustrations by Tolkien himselfFor the first time in one volume The History of the Hobbit presents the complete unpublished text of the original manuscript of JRRTolkien s The Hobbit accompanied by John Rateliff s lively and informative account of how the book came to be written and published As well as recording the numerous changes made to the story both before and after publication it examines chapter by chapter why those changes were made and how they ref This is a fascinating book It pretty much goes without saying that you really should have read The Hobbit before reading this I would add that you will probably get out of it if you ve also read The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion but these are not essential as the author usually contextualises any references to those booksThe History of the Hobbit presents the earliest surviving versions of manuscripts and typescripts of the story as originally written by JRR Tolkien Each chapter of the story is accompanied by notes and followed by essays on subjects arising from that chapter The discussions draw on a wide range of sources to illuminate concepts and influences with Ratecliff referencing correspondence ancient Scandinavian mythology philology archaeology European folklore Radio interviews and Tolkien s other writings of Middle Earth This thorough analysis helps you understand the broad foundation that uietly and invisibly supports The Hobbit and makes you reappraise the story and certainly deepened my love for the tale and helped me really appreciate the achievement it representsAmongst the pleasures to be discovered in the first draft itself are the alternative names for some of the characters different and uite surprising plot threads and in particular the original version of the Riddles in the Dark chapter which was changed by Tolkien for the second edition following the start of his work on the seuelAt 900 pages it s not for the casual reader but if you have a passion for Tolkien s work if you have an interest in the craft of writing or if you want to be inspired I highly recommend this


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  • Paperback
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  • The History of the Hobbit
  • John D. Rateliff
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  • 17 December 2019
  • 9780007440825