archive-com.com » COM » T » TOLKIENLIBRARY.COM

Total: 479

Choose link from "Titles, links and description words view":

Or switch to "Titles and links view".
  • J.R.R. Tolkien Top 100 - Stats - The Elves Directory - the very best Tolkien websites on the web
    00 00 00 Average Rating 4 5 Number of Ratings 4 Reviews 2011 07 26 07 40 58 Wait I cnaont fathom it being so straightforward Rate and Review This Site Show All Reviews Stats Daily Weekly Monthly Overall Daily Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 Today 0 0 0 0 0 0 Yesterday 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 Highest 166 1794 9 9 5 10 Weekly Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 8 This Week 0 0 0 0 0 0 Last Week 0 0 0 0 0 0 Week 15 1 1 0 0 1 1 Week 14 1 1 0 0 1 1 Week 13 4 4 0 0 1 1 Week 12 0 0 0 0 1 1 Week 11 1 1 0 0 2 2 Week 10 2 2 0 0 2 2 Week 09 0 0 0 0 0 0 Week 08 2 2 0 0 0 0 Highest 965 7151 16 22 32 62 Monthly Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 5 5 5 6 0 1 0 1 7 1 12 0 This Month 4 4 0 0 2 2 Last Month 5

    Original URL path: http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/tolkientop/?a=details&u=Elven76 (2016-04-26)
    Open archived version from archive

  • J.R.R. Tolkien Top 100 - Stats - The Council of Elrond - the very best Tolkien websites on the web
    Communities Member Since 2007 09 27 00 00 00 Average Rating 4 5 Number of Ratings 1 Reviews Rate and Review This Site Show All Reviews Stats Daily Weekly Monthly Overall Daily Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 Today 0 0 0 0 0 0 Yesterday 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 16 0 0 0 0 1 2 Highest 1 1 4 5 3 6 Weekly Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 7 1 8 This Week 0 0 0 0 0 0 Last Week 0 0 0 0 0 0 Week 15 0 0 0 0 2 3 Week 14 0 0 0 0 1 1 Week 13 0 0 0 0 0 0 Week 12 0 0 0 0 1 1 Week 11 0 0 0 0 5 5 Week 10 0 0 0 0 3 3 Week 09 0 0 0 0 1 1 Week 08 0 0 0 0 4 4 Highest 1 1 9 12 11 16 Monthly Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 9 6 0 This Month 0 0 0 0 3 4 Last Month 0 0 0 0 10 10 February 16 0

    Original URL path: http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/tolkientop/?a=details&u=PotbellyHairyfoot (2016-04-26)
    Open archived version from archive

  • J.R.R. Tolkien Top 100 - Stats - Elven Gifs - the very best Tolkien websites on the web
    01 18 00 00 00 Average Rating 4 5 Number of Ratings 7 Reviews Rate and Review This Site Show All Reviews Stats Daily Weekly Monthly Overall Daily Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 4 3 7 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Today 5 12 0 0 0 0 Yesterday 3 5 0 0 0 0 April 23 5 9 0 0 0 0 April 22 4 5 0 0 0 0 April 21 5 9 0 0 1 1 April 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 April 19 3 4 0 0 0 0 April 18 4 6 0 0 0 0 April 17 7 10 0 0 0 0 April 16 6 12 0 0 0 0 Highest 918 1602 3 6 7 14 Weekly Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 37 0 90 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 7 This Week 5 12 0 0 0 0 Last Week 25 39 0 0 1 1 Week 15 52 126 0 0 1 1 Week 14 42 142 0 0 1 1 Week 13 34 60 0 0 1 1 Week 12 50 124 0 0 0 0 Week 11 44 123 0 0 3 3 Week 10 29 72 0 0 0 0 Week 09 45 106 0 0 1 1 Week 08 44 96 0 0 5 9 Highest 1601 7157 10 18 45 90 Monthly Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 310 0 1 127 0 0 5 0 5 14 9 25 0 This Month 138 353 0 0 3 3 Last Month 184 441 0 0 5 5 February 16 227 520 1 1

    Original URL path: http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/tolkientop/?a=details&u=Gif76 (2016-04-26)
    Open archived version from archive

  • J.R.R. Tolkien Top 100 - Stats - Ages of Arda - the very best Tolkien websites on the web
    Ages of Arda Category Communities Member Since 2014 04 01 08 49 17 Average Rating 4 5 Number of Ratings 24 Reviews Rate and Review This Site Show All Reviews Stats Daily Weekly Monthly Overall Daily Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 0 5 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 Today 1 1 0 0 0 0 Yesterday 2 4 0 0 0 0 April 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 21 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 20 1 1 0 0 0 0 April 19 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 April 16 1 1 0 0 1 1 Highest 117 2203 6 6 8 18 Weekly Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 7 4 17 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 2 This Week 1 1 0 0 0 0 Last Week 3 5 0 0 0 0 Week 15 6 6 0 0 3 3 Week 14 7 23 0 0 1 1 Week 13 8 17 0 0 1 1 Week 12 11 35 0 0 2 2 Week 11 5 10 0 0 0 0 Week 10 12 17 0 0 2 2 Week 09 9 46 0 0 0 0 Week 08 12 13 0 0 3 3 Highest 458 7176 23 24 20 60 Monthly Unique PVs Total PVs Unique In Total In Unique Out Total Out Average 74 9 175 8 0 0 0 0 6 7 8 0 This Month 18 36 0 0 4 4 Last Month 41 116 0 0 5

    Original URL path: http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/tolkientop/?a=details&u=Alagon (2016-04-26)
    Open archived version from archive

  • J.R.R. Tolkien Top 100 - Rankings - All Sites - the very best Tolkien websites on the web
    in modern times as well as back in Middle earth Canons and originals accepted Category Communities 0 0 18 Middle earth RPG We here have been roleplaying with passion at Middle earth the oldest and grandest LotR RPG of its kind since 2001 We are a friendly community who love Tolkien s works and seek to honor them through our roleplaying Come join us and take part in the Category Communities 0 0 19 Greisinger Museum Greisinger Collection The museum houses the Greisinger Collection GC Bernd Greisinger s private collection focused on Middle earth the world s largest and most important of its kind which consists primarily of art and literature as well as collectors items of any kind Category Tolkien collectors 0 0 20 Telpeath s Gift A website that hosts a gallery fan fictions a forum and even Website Awards This and much more on Telpeath s Gift Category Communities 0 0 21 Frodo Forever A Frodo Baggins fansite with galleries icons wallpaper avatars pictures and much much more Online and active since 2003 Category Image Galleries 0 0 4 22 Compleat Gyde to Tolkien Calendars A master list photographs of and information on the 300 or more common rare and odd Tolkien calendars that have been issued since 1969 Category Tolkien collectors 0 0 23 J R R Tolkien Collector s Guide A dynamic community of J R R Tolkien collecting resources Books by and about Tolkien fanzines and other publications calendars from all over the world toys and other merchandise from the movies and other collectibles from the mundane to the eclect Category Tolkien collectors 0 0 24 LOTRfanclub Scrapbook Active extensive archives of writings poetry essays and other works by Tolkien fans including a Tolkien book covers gallery A family friendly slash free site Links

    Original URL path: http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/tolkientop/?method=in&start=16 (2016-04-26)
    Open archived version from archive

  • J.R.R. Tolkien Top 100 - Rankings - All Sites - the very best Tolkien websites on the web
    Title Description This Month Average Stats 31 Tolkien Index The online index of names which appear in writings by J R R Tolkien on Middle earth Category Resource 0 0 1 32 El Señor de los Anillos la batalla por la Tierra Media Foro de juego rol a tu gusto tu creas la historia tu decides donde comenzar y donde terminar You create you own story ps This is the new forum of the other one El Señor de los Anillos Foro Rol Category Communities 0 0 33 In Middle Earth This RPG forum is based mainly in J R R Tolkien s books concerning the Lord of the Rings This forum takes place after the War of the Ring amidst the new challenges and problems of an ever changing world in the year 125 of the Fourth Age We hope you enj Category Communities 0 0 2 34 All Souls Pass A small fansite dedicated to J R R Tolkien s literary works and Peter Jackson s cinematic trilogy The Lord of the Rings All Souls Pass hosts a small collection of graphics and information Category Tolkien movies 0 0 35 Quest For Middle Earth QME is an RP site open to all fans of Bilbo s epic tale There And Back Again Dwarf or Elf Man or Hobbit OC or Canon everyone s welcome So come join us We have Longbottom leaf Category Tolkien movies 0 0 36 There and Back Again Hobbit LOTR Rpg AU where there heroes and villains of Arda are reborn in the modern era They are then spirited away back to Arda to fight the rising darkness Category Communities 0 0 37 Arwen Undomiel Online Arwen Undomiel Online is a great resource for Tolkien s work From the books films media and the

    Original URL path: http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/tolkientop/?method=in&start=31 (2016-04-26)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Tolkien Library Guest Post Guidelines
    you all the details about the process What should the articles be about Any reader of this website knows that articles need to be on Tolkien Tolkien books reviews of Tolkien books Tolkien art Tolkien translations collecting Tolkien Tolkien events Tolkien news so anything Tolkien will do There is always a list of ideas available for you to start from or you just send over first what you would like to write about and we can see from there But in general if there is a Tolkien connection I m happy to post your article online There is no minimum length for your post but usually the guest posts have over 300 words Further important guidelines Follow tolkienlibrary com for a little while to get a feel for the topics length of posts writing style and formatting Your post must be original and must have never been published before on the Internet You agree to not publish the post anywhere else i e in your own blog or as a guest post in other blogs You will contact me first to see if your contribution idea is ok You will do research on the topic and write an article of the highest quality possible Tolkien fans will immediatly notice any mistakes so please take your time to make good articles You can include one external link inside the article to your own blog an external site that has no Tolkien connection and more can be allowed when they are linking to sources used to write the article A high quality helpful post will get people checking out who you are more effectively than will lots of links back to your blog Formatting Guidelines Please write your article in a word document or plain text format and include the title of

    Original URL path: http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/press/1054-tolkien-guest-post-guidelines.php (2016-04-26)
    Open archived version from archive

  • Tolkien LIBRARY SITE NEWS - Updates to the Tolkien Library Site and latest Tolkien book news
    website www tolkien co uk So the books will be available from 7 April Also the publication of the limited edition poster of Oliphaunt will be delayed to the 7th of April We can except interviews and other special features on this new site Read full article Wednesday 10 March 2010 I m extremely happy to publish the following interview with the artist Cor Blok where we talk about the art he created 50 years ago the Tolkien Calendar 2011 and we learn some more about this very talented and interesting person Read full article Tuesday 9 March 2010 The printing of The Oliphaunt poster will be strictly limited to a run of 100 copies which are for sale worldwide There will be no further copies produced This letterpress poster have been printed and numbered by hand by the designer Richard Ardagh and Graham Bignell at New North Press It is a truly unique item that will form an elegant part of any collection Once framed it will prove a talking point and treasured heirloom for many years to come Read full article Thursday 4 March 2010 Just as the last few years I contacted David Brawn the publishing director of Harper Collins to get some more information The questions were sent before I announced the 2011 Tolkien Calendar as well as the announcement of the reprint of The History of Middle earth and news about the Oliphaunt poster Here follows some more info on the new Tolkien books that will be released this year 2010 will be very exciting for the Tolkien fans and as you will read we are in for some nice editions Read full article Thursday 4 March 2010 On March 1 the author Jeremy M Robinson released another Tolkien book J R R Tolkien Pocket Guide a new guide to the life and work of J R R Tolkien the premier British fantasy author of the 20th century and his great works The Hobbit The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion Read full article Thursday 4 March 2010 Oliphaunt is a poem by J R R Tolkien which was first published in The Lord of the Rings now it has been released as a Limited Edition Poster It was created by Richard Ardagh Here is an image of the poster Read full article Tuesday 16 February 2010 The world first publication of a previously unknown work by J R R Tolkien which tells the epic story of the Norse hero Sigurd the dragon slayer the revenge of his wife Gudrun and the Fall of the Nibelungs will be released in paperback format on 1 April 2010 Read full article Friday 12 February 2010 On March 1 the author Jeremy M Robinson will release another Tolkien book J R R Tolkien Pocket Guide a new guide to the life and work of J R R Tolkien the premier British fantasy author of the 20th century and his great works The Hobbit The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion Read full article Friday 12 February 2010 As already announced earlier The History of Middle earth hardcover series will be reprinted Today I reveal the covers that will be used Now I am very much waiting to see the cover of the hardcover Index volume I will add it here as soon as an image is available Read full article Friday 5 February 2010 A new reissue has been released of the B format edition of JRR Tolkiens legacy of short stories which inhabit the realm of The Hobbit The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion It now uses a cover of Ted Nasmith Hopefully we see an illustrated 30 Anniversary Edition released further this year Read full article Friday 5 February 2010 In the following interview Anke gives an account of her relationship to Tolkien and his works her passion for art as well as the luxury edition of the Dragon Episode taken from Beowulf which is published by Walking Tree Publishers The interview was conducted by Andre Gand and published on November 21th 2009 at www tolkien buecher de We wish to thank him to give the kind permission to reproduce this interview here Read full article Friday 5 February 2010 HarperCollins will now reprint all volumes and keep the original look and feel so that people wishing to complete there series will be able to do so now Also exciting is that we will see a hardcover edition of the History of Middle earth Index released that will match the original series Read full article Friday 5 February 2010 HarperCollins is slowly giving more info on the rerelease of the very succesfull maps of Middle earth In total the series exists of three hardbacks One has already released and two can now be pre ordered Each element in the three collectors packages are special together they provide an enchanting and desirable artefact that will be a prized possession of Tolkien readers of all ages All three new editions will be completely revised and updated in a new format See pictures of all three here for the first time Read full article Saturday 23 January 2010 The official Tolkien calendar this year will contain 13 paintings inspired by The Lord of the Rings and will feature many previously unseen works of art by the Dutch artist Cor Blok Cor Blok now a retired Dutch professor in history of art made more than 100 illustrations for The Lord of the Rings as a graduation project at his art college This was in 1960 and 1961 so now over 50 years ago His work is well known in The Netherlands and Belgium because three of his paintings were on the first Dutch paperback edition of The Lord of the Rings Read full article Saturday 23 January 2010 Most scholarship about J R R Tolkien and C S Lewis describes their shared faith and academic interests or analyzes each writers fantasy works War of the Fantasy Worlds C S Lewis and J R R Tolkien on Art and Imagination is the first to focus solely on their contrasting concepts of fantasy The authors views of art and imagination the book shows are not only central to understanding the themes value and relevance of their fantasy fiction but are also strikingly different Read full article Wednesday 20 January 2010 Henk Brassien the Hobbit Hunter just send me an update of his profile He is specialized in collecting The Hobbit He currently owns all the Dutch imprints 73 out of 73 imprints since 1960 and at least one copy of any language in which The Hobbit ever was published All Tolkien collectors are invited to sent in their own profiles or update the ones already online Read full article Tuesday 19 January 2010 It is my pleasure to announce the following event The Rose on the Ash heap a dramatisation with harp music of Owen Barfields 1929 novella The event will take place on thursday 25th March 2010 also Tolkien Reading Day I am sure any Tolkien fan will enjoy both events Read full article Tuesday 19 January 2010 Oliphaunt is a poem by J R R Tolkien which was first published in The Lord of the Rings Book IV Chapter 3 and reprinted with the title Oliphaunt in The Adventures of Tom Bombadil and Other Verses from the Red Book 1962 It is now long out of print and has now been announced to be released as a limited edition poster by Richard Ardagh and published by Harper Collins in March Preorder a copy now since the print run will be very limited Read full article Monday 18 January 2010 It is my great pleasure to announce that the new Lembas Extra the annual magazine of the Dutch Tolkien Society Unquendor has been released Once again it is packed with essays on Tolkien and Middle earth all written in English so that all Tolkien fans across the globe can enjoy the articles The theme of this Lembas Extra is Tolkien in Poetry and Song There are several essays about Tolkien poetry like Mythopoeia and The Song of Durin but there is also Tolkien inspired poetry from Dutch and foreign authors Read full article Tuesday 1 December 2009 J R R Tolkien The Books The Films The Whole Cultural Phenomenon Including a Scene By Scene Analysis of the 2001 2003 Lord of the Rings Films by Jeremy Mark Robinson is a new critical study of J R R Tolkien creator of Middle earth and author of The Lord of the Rings The Hobbit and other books This new book draws on contemporary cultural theory and analysis and offers a sceptical but sympathetic and illuminating account of the Tolkien phenomenon This book is designed to appeal to the general reader and viewer of Tolkien it is written in a clear jargon free and easily accessible style Read full article Tuesday 1 December 2009 Peter Jackson has hinted that production for The Hobbit will be delayed from the original estimate of March 2010 to the middle of 2010 Speaking to German site Movie Reporter the producer stated the production will be started after scripts for the two films are complete Following Jacksons statement there has been a speculation that the release dates for The Hobbit and The Hobbit 2 will also be pushed back Read full article Tuesday 24 November 2009 The Lord of the Rings fan movie The Hunt For Gollum has now been seen by over 4 million people from all over the world While it was only made on a very tiny budget of GBP 3000 and freely distributed through the internet it has proven to be an enormous hit The 40 minute film directed by the unknown Chris Bouchard depects events leading up to the Peter Jackson trilogy giving the Middle earth fans some fresh material while waiting for The Hobbit movies Read full article Monday 23 November 2009 Full Tilt Poker has been benefitting from the extra buzz of excitement created by having a mysterious player appear out of the blue on the site one day and take on the biggest names in the business Isildur1 the poker player and Isildur from Tolkiens books seems to be kind of the same package Read full article Monday 23 November 2009 The Art of John Howe Sculptures from Middle earth is a series of sculptures from John Howes iconic representations of Tolkiens world sculpted by Weta sculptors Daniel Cockersell Brigitte Wuest and Eden Small under the creative guidance of John Howe and Richard Taylor Here are the first two statues both available in bronze 20 pieces worldwide or in faux bronze 300 pieces worldwide Once more are available I will add them to this page Read full article Thursday 19 November 2009 t took another few months and a very long night of work but we have finally managed to create another episode of the Middle earth Minutes Podcast Good thing is that we actually managed to record some other news as well so you can expect a new episode real soon This episode covers the news and events from the last couple of months where Michael Kaiser and Pieter Collier thats me bring you up to date on specific items of interest to any fan of Tolkien Read full article Tuesday 17 November 2009 It is expected that in one of the following weeks the latest book by Walking Tree Publishers Music in Middle earth will be released Simultaniasly a German version will be published by Verlag der Villa Fledermaus Musik in Mittelerde The editors are Friedhelm Schneidewind and Heidi Steimel Both copies will hold the same essays which are written by authors like Bradford Lee Eden and Fabian Geier Read full article Sunday 15 November 2009 Parma Eldalamberon The Book of Elven tongues is a journal of the Elvish Linguistic Fellowship a special interest group of the Mythopoeic Society They have just announced the release of issue 18 which presents previously unpublished writings by J R R Tolkien concerning his Elvish languages and early versions of his invented scripts These have been edited and annotated by Christopher Gilson Arden R Smith and Patrick H Wynne under the guidance of Christopher Tolkien and with the permission of the Tolkien Estate Read full article Sunday 15 November 2009 As we all know J R R Tolkien is best known for his The Lord of the Rings but his work is far more immense and so multilayered that the average reader or viewer tends to easily miss his point In the book The Lord of the Rings Quilting an English Pagan Christian Mythology the author Hosszu Csilla Timea tries to open up and clarify certain things and thus bring Tolkiens world closer to present and would be readers Read full article Saturday 14 November 2009 Yvan Strelzyk a Tolkien collector from Thonon les Bains in France specialized in Tolkien translations French and English Hobbits and Lord of the Rings editions just send me an update of his profile He now has over 670 volumes in his collection All Tolkien collectors are invited to sent in their own profiles or update the ones already online Read full article Saturday 14 November 2009 J R R Tolkien is very famous for his The Hobbit and Lord of the Rings some even know his other book the Silmarillion and that he was professor at Oxford He is however less well known as a sub editor to a work at least as important and maybe more influential then The Lord of the Rings namely the Oxford English Dictionary This paperback edition of The Ring of Words explains all about Tolkiens link to the OED and takes us on a trip of word studies Read full article Saturday 14 November 2009 It is a short German biography and introduction to the works by J R R Tolkien on approximately 150 pages Above all it cites J R R Tolkien himself reproductions of Tolkiens letters making it a book where Tolkien presents himself and his ideas In addition of a pure biography this books also tries to discuss Tolkiens books and there internal connections Next to these book descriptions follow Tolkiens own considerations and reactions about his works In this book there are also about 50 pictures Read full article Friday 13 November 2009 War of the Ring Collectors Edition will release worldwide in December 2009 A second batch will be released begin 2010 This game is limited to 2000 copies worldwide 1500 English 500 German and will NEVER be reprinted Dont miss this once in a lifetime chance Read full article Friday 13 November 2009 The Etymologies is a document edited by Christopher Tolkien which appears in English in the The History of Middle Earth the Lost Road and Other Writings The reader will find explanations of many Elven names and discover the starting points of many tales imagined by Tolkien Published with the help of the Tolkien Estate and Christopher Tolkien illustrated by Alan Lee this work is single in its kind It has now been released in French as a paperback version by Christian Bourgois Editeur Read full article Friday 13 November 2009 For fans of The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy and Elvenquest BBC Audio this is the epic fantasy series first heard on BBC Radio 4 in 1980 that wonderfully parodies J R R Tolkiens The Lord of the Rings It contains some good ideas but the series has these days been largely forgotten Here are all four episodes of the classic radio series now available for the first time on Audio CD Read full article Sunday 8 November 2009 A beautifully captured moment in which the Lady of Lothlorien gently bids farewell to the ring bearer Galadriels Blessing Framed Lithograph Fine Art Print by renowned artist Jerry Vanderstelt can now be a part of your Middle Earth collection by placing your Pre Order through SideshowCollectibles com Read full article Saturday 7 November 2009 Once in a while one finds a book that seems to be talking about the Lord of the Rings you had not noticed it before and when you find it you doubt if it was a good thing that it surfaced Here is a book that is called Cinematic Scripture The Structure and Usage of The Lord of the Rings as Equipment for Living and was published in May 2009 by VDM Verlag Read full article Saturday 7 November 2009 It seems to become a monthly thing that Heritage Auction Galleries is selling some nice Tolkien related art Especially the art from book covers and Tolkien calendars is coming out on the market If only I had some very deep pockets I would have tried to buy some Tolkien art last October Also this month one is able to place bids on a nice piece of Tolkien art this time by Rowena Here follows the description of that painting and the results of some other Tolkien art that sold last month Read full article Saturday 7 November 2009 In the last couple of days I have been working on a major update in the Tolkien Book Shop adding a lot of nice custom rebound editions as well as all major deluxe editions india paper limited editions and folio society numbered editions Some very unique pieces will be added in the next few weeks I have acquired some signed Lord of the Rings sets and signed The Hobbit books so keep an eye on the store or enquire about these now Read full article Saturday 17 October 2009 HarperCollins is slowly giving more info on the rerelease of the very succesfull maps of Middle earth In total the series exists of three hardbacks One has already released and two can now be pre ordered Read full article Friday 16 October 2009 The days are getting shorter and over here in Belgium the first cold also arrived I can almost smell it is that time of the year again Christmas is coming as is the yearly tradition of reading out loud from one particular book My kids just love it The Father Christmas Letters by J R R Tolkien This year I will read from the new 10th Anniversary paperback edition that just has been released Read full article Friday 16 October 2009 The official Tolkien calendar 2010 and Tolkien diary 2010 each contain 16 magnificent landscape paintings by renowned artist Ted Nasmith selected from The Lord of the Rings by J R R Tolkien and featuring several brand new works of art They are now available and will make a perfect present for any Tolkien lover Read full article Thursday 15 October 2009 Having been very busy lately Im running a bit behind on all fronts Still in the next few weeks Ill hope to write some short articles to get back on track and talk about some interesting new releases I am for example very excited about the new volume No 19 in the Cormare Series by Walking Tree Publishers One thing is certain whenever they release a new book it is always very interesting This time it is a book in which we can learn a lot about the man behind The Lord of the Rings Tolkien himself Read full article Thursday 17 September 2009 Today is a happy day because The Hobbit has finally arrived in Frisian Im certain many Hobbit collectors will be very excited but the Frisians will be even more so Now the adventurous travel of the hobbit Bilbo Baggins can be followed in the Frisian language Frisian Anne Tjerk Popkema has released the translation of The Hobbit from J R R Tolkien and was published by the Frisian publisher Elikser Firstly published in 1937 it has already been translated into over fifty languages Read full article Tuesday 15 September 2009 After a long summer sleep Im back with something nice I was asked by Michael Kaiser the creator of the lovely Middle earth Minutes Podcast to join in and to discuss news and views about all things Tolkien Literature Art Film Festivals and more As of now I hope to be contributing to all the following Middle earth Minutes and I certainly hope that you will enjoy the news that we have brought you some of which is being heard here for the very 1st time Read full article Wednesday 22 July 2009 Here I announce a book that will appear at the end of the year addressing the lack of discussion of Tolkiens style in scholarly interrogations of that writer this book uncovers the multifaceted appeal of Tolkiens prose style It is called The Power of Tolkiens Prose Middle earths Magical Style and is written by Steven C Walker Here follows an interview with the author Steven C Walker about his upcoming book Read full article Wednesday 22 July 2009 The wait is over It has been four long years since Weta last released any new collectibles from The Lord of the Rings Their new license covers a wide range of new product categories beginning with the following new items to be launched at San Diego Comic Con on July 22 26 2009 See them here A full scale replica of Gollum a very limited edition of the most authentic swords from The Lord of the Rings Miniature Shield Collectibles and the Gandalf the Grey Cloak Read full article Monday 13 July 2009 This new paperback is part of a series that explores links in Tolkiens writings with the Arthurian tradition The first book in the series has just been released and has received once again a very fabulous cover design by Ruth Lacon I expect this book to be genuinely thought provoking and readers will find plenty to get their teeth into if this books follows the same path as the previous publications For sure I look forward to read about the links between Beren and Luthiens tale and the Arthurian Legends Read full article Friday 10 July 2009 On one of my wanderings around the internet I stumbled upon the article Edel Silmarillion als Diplomarbeit As by chance I discovered the most beautiful copy of The Silmarillion I had ever seen With a little help from the kind people of Der Herr der Ringe I got into contact with the creator of this Edel Silmarillion Benjamin Harff He accepted to do an interview about his art work I truly hope to see more Tolkien art from this upcoming Tolkien artist But for now enjoy this interview and the pictures of his version of The Silmarillion Read full article Thursday 9 July 2009 Im very happy to release an interview with the author Andrew H Morton about his new book Tolkiens Bag End In Tolkiens Bag End Andrew Morton sets out to uncover the significance of the Worcestershire manor house that famously gave its name to the home of Bilbo and Frodo Baggins in The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings I hope this interview will shed light on the author and his latest Tolkien related book Read full article Friday 3 July 2009 Members of the famed Inklings literary circle lived in the university city of Oxford What were the places there like where people like C S Lewis and J R R Tolkien met to talk and to share their writing You will find the answer in this lively book whose stunning photographs and insightful text will deepen your knowledge of Oxford and the Inklings alike Read full article Thursday 2 July 2009 In only a few weeks time a very special meeting will take place at the beautiful medieval castle of Rieneck in Northern Bavaria The annual convention of the German Tolkien Society the Tolkien Thing i e moot will get together not only friends and guests from all over the continent but also one special guest we are very happy to have with us Tom Shippey Read full article Wednesday 1 July 2009 Most of you probably remember Andrew H Mortons book Tolkiens Gedling 1914 that talked about Tolkiens aunt Jane Neave and Tolkiens connection with Gedling Now Andrew is back with a new book and it is called Tolkiens Bag End Read full article Wednesday 1 July 2009 The Hobbitonian Anthology of Articles on J R R Tolkien and his Legendarium by Mark T Hooker has been published This new book The Hobbitonian Anthology is the second volume of articles by Mark T Hooker that picks up where A Tolkienian Mathomium left off Hookers analysis is from a linguistic perspective similar to Tolkiens Read full article Sunday 28 June 2009 Added to the Tolkien Book Store The Hobbit 1987 Super Deluxe Signed Limited Edition 13 of 100 Signed Copies A wonderful copy of an extremely collectable book In unread condition a must for the serious collector Read full article Thursday 25 June 2009 Arda Reconstructed The Creation of the Published Silmarillion by Douglas C Kane was published in March 2009 Today Im very happy to say that a reader from TolkienLibrary com has contributed a review of this book I hope this review will not only provoke people to leave a comment at the bottom of the article but also to inspire them to sent in there own reviews of Tolkien books It would be a big honor to publish them here Read full article Thursday 18 June 2009 Philologist author mythmaker and creator of Middle Earth a biography of J R R Tolkien probably one of the first articles I wrote and later published in The Art of Ruth Lacon It gives an overview of Tolkien from the early years up to Tolkiens legacy Read full article Wednesday 17 June 2009 The Children of Hurin is now a manjor bestseller But because not everyone will be able to read The Children of Hurin in English I thought it a good idea to create a small list of all the translations out there Ill add any extra info as it comes in so that in the end I hope this page will give all the info about all the Children of Hurin translations Please sent me info on your local translations Read full article Wednesday 17 June 2009 Amazons book blog Omnivoracious has got Fantasy Author China Mieville as a guest blogger this week He has got several posts and a podcast up but the best so far is his article Here and Back Again Five Reasons Tolkien Rocks The article is not a real turn around but Mieville is pretty famous for ripping into Tolkien He now turns and even praises and thanks Tolkien Here is a reproduction of the article and some more about China Mieville Read full article Monday 15 June 2009 At the end of this month there will be released a very interesting book about the influence of languages on Tolkien It will shed a light on all languages that had a great impact on Tolkiens creative writing give us a good insight in Tolkiens academic carreer and give a nice introduction to Tolkiens invented languages The book is written by no one less then Dr Elizabeth Solopova and here is an interview with the author on her new book Languages Myth and History Read full article Monday 15 June 2009 An important association copy inscribed by the author on the front flyleaf with To Stella Mills from her old friend J R R Tolkien will be offered for auction at PBA galleries in San Francisco USA on the 25th of June Stella Marie Mills was a student of E V Gordon and J R R Tolkien at Leeds and she later edited and translated under the guidance of Godron The Saga of Hrolf Kraki an Icelandic or Viking epic which was published by Oxford University Press in 1933 Read full article Thursday 11 June 2009 At the end of this month there will be released a new book about J R R Tolkien and more specific about the influence of languages on Tolkien The book is written by no one less then Dr Elizabeth Solopova and this means that it will be very interesting Have already added this book to my pre order list Languages Myths and History An Introduction to the Linguistic and Literary background of J R R Tolkiens Fiction introduces languages and literatures which were particularly important for Tolkien as a writer Read full article Wednesday 10 June 2009 It seems in December there was released a very interesting paperback set that only now showed up in Amazon According to David Brawn at HarperCollins this set was produced for the export market only and there fore it is logic the sets only showed up very late on Amazon and appeared first on the German retail market It is now better available and will also be released in Australia on 1 08 2009 and probably will be released globally very soon Here are some better pictures of the set and all latest info Read full article Wednesday 10 June 2009 Normally the cover art of the Tolkien Calendar and Diary are very simular this year however both feature a unique and amazing work by the Tolkien artist Ted Nasmith Today Im glad to reveal the cover art for the Tolkien Diary 2010 It looks absolutely stunning Read full article Wednesday 10 June 2009 We are delighted to bring you some exclusive material which inspired the new Tolkien book including a rare extract from an original page from Tolkiens own manuscript of The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrun Also find here some illustrations used in the book Read full article Wednesday 10 June 2009 There has just been announced a fun contest by the Tolkien Team of HarperCollins Here is your chance to win a Hobbit audio book on CD by just sending in your review of the latest Tolkien book The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrun Read full article Thursday 4 June 2009 A number of people have expressed interest in what the status of the Tolkien New Line lawsuit is and whether it still represents a threat to the Hobbit films Because Douglas C Kane had written about the subject before I asked if he would be willing to write a brief update on the situation now He was happy to do so Thanks Douglas Read full article Thursday 4 June 2009 HarperCollins has already announced it will replace the paperback version of the book called The Map of Tolkiens Middle earth which sold more than 100 000 copies when published for the Tolkien Centenary in the 1990s and out of print for more than five years This new hardback is called the Road Goes Ever On and On Now HarperCollins has announced they will also republish the other two paperbacks The Map of Tolkiens Beleriand and the map of The Hobbit in this new Harback format Read full article Tuesday 2 June 2009 It does not happen often but sometimes it seems that Amazon only lists new Tolkien related books after they have already been published Today I noticed a thin book of 72 pages with a very long title Roots of Middle Earth Seeds of Fantasy Mythical and Literary Heritage in The Lord of the Rings and J R R Tolkiens Classic as Fantasy This book was published in October 2008 and only now showed up on Amazon In this work the reader may discover the way and the extent to which certain character level elements of the literary affiliates of myths legends and fairy tales effected the creation of such important characters in Tolkiens classic as Dwarves Elves Hobbits and Wizards Besides the most prominent features of The Lord of the Rings based on which this book can be characterised as fantasy will also be presented together with a comprehensive description of this literary mode Read full article Tuesday 2 June 2009 The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrun is a previously unpublished work by J R R Tolkien written while Tolkien was Professor of Anglo Saxon at Oxford during the 1920s and 30s before he wrote The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings It makes available for the first time Tolkiens extensive retelling in English narrative verse of the epic Norse tales of Sigurd the Volsung and The Fall of the Niflungs It includes an introduction by J R R Tolkien drawn from one of his own lectures on Norse literature with commentary and notes on the poems by Christopher Tolkien Today the Deluxe edition by the US Tolkien publisher Houghton Mifflin has been released Read full article Saturday 30 May 2009 Perhaps most unknown about J R R Tolkien is that he was an editor of The Jerusalem Bible published in 1966 just after the conclusion of the Second Vatican Council Tolkiens contribution was the translation of Jonah one of the most famous bible stories In August Tolkiens translation of Jonah will be published by the original publishers of the 1966 Jerusalem Bible It will feature previously unpublished material Here is all info about this new Tolkien book Read full article Friday 29 May 2009 The Mythopoeic Scholarship Award in Inklings Studies is one of the four awards given by the Mythopoeic Society It is given to books on J R R Tolkien C S Lewis or Charles Williams that make significant contributions to Inklings scholarship The finalists for the 2009 Mythopoeic Awards have just been announced and feature once again the best authors and books in the field of Inkling scholarship Tolkienlibrary com would like to congratulate all the nominees The winners of this years awards will be announced during Mythcon 40 in Los Angeles California Here is a list of the finalists for the Award in Inkling Studies Read full article Saturday 7 February 2009 After the Tolkien calendar for The Children of Hurin 2008 and The Silmarillion 2009 the 2010 Calendar will focus on the landscapes of Lord of the Rings The official Tolkien calendar 2010 will contain 16 magnificent landscape paintings by renowned artist Ted Nasmith selected from The Lord of the Rings by J R R Tolkien and featuring several brand new works of art Read full article Wednesday 27 May 2009 Here is your chance to see and hear The Fellowship of the Ring live at Radio City Music Hall on Friday October 9th and Saturday October 10th For this extraordinary event 300 musicians a 75 piece orchestra and a 225 member choir have been gathered to perform the complete score to 2001s The Fellowship of the Ring live with the motion picture on a massive screen towering above the stage This once in a lifetime family friendly event held at the most prestigious concert venue in the world is a milestone affair not to be missed by fans of The Lord of the Rings and classical music lovers everywhere Tickets are on sale now Do not miss it Read full article Saturday 16 May 2009 The author of Arda Reconstructed The Creation of the Published Silmarillion Douglas C Kane has been so kind to sent over some signed stickers to stick inside your copy of the book If you are interested to have a signed Douglas C Kane sticker please sent me an email with your postal adress and Ill be happy to sent you one over Read full article Saturday 9 May 2009 On the 5th of May was released The Legend of Sigurd and Gudrun Because a new Tolkien book is not being released every day or even not every year I thought it a good thing to organise an online release event Online Release Events always have some common features like a lot of chatting about J R R Tolkien and his books giveaways or contests and chat sessions with special guests Because the new Tolkien book was not Middle earth related and because neither HarperCollins or

    Original URL path: http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/news/news.php (2016-04-26)
    Open archived version from archive



  •