The Lord of the Rings
ALTERNATE COVER EDITION FOR ISBN13 9780261103252 Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him the Rings of Power - the means by which he will be able to rule the world. All he lacks in his plan for dominatoin is the rulling Ring, which has fallen into the hands of the hobbit Biblio Baggins. In a... show more
ALTERNATE COVER EDITION FOR ISBN13 9780261103252
Sauron, the Dark Lord, has gathered to him the Rings of Power - the means by which he will be able to rule the world. All he lacks in his plan for dominatoin is the rulling Ring, which has fallen into the hands of the hobbit Biblio Baggins.
In a sleepy village in the Shire, young Frodo Baggins finds himself faced with an immense task, as the Ring is entrusted to hist care. he must leave his home and make a perilous journey across the realms of Middle-earth to the Cracks of Doom, deep inside the territories of the Dark Lord. There he must destroy the Ring forever and foil the Dark Lord in his evil purpose.
źródło opisu: Okładka
Publish date: 2005
Publisher: Harper Collins Publishers
Pages no: 1137
Edition language: English
Lo bueno: No hay mucho que aportar con mi reseña. Esto es un clásico. Es indispensable. Es lectura obligada. Recomiendo leer los análisis (o ver documentales) que abundan sobre la saga, ya que te abrirán las puertas a la grandeza de esta obra maestra. Lo malo: El prólogo acerca de los Hobbits es un...
This might be sacrilege but The Lord of the Rings is not the best book in the world. Highly influential, yes. Important, yes. Groundbreaking, sure. But Pratchett was correct when he said that if you still think it is the best book in the world than you haven’t been reading enough.Yet, despite its fl...
I decided to read a one-book edition of the classic, just the way it was written. I will however split my discussion between three parts of it. I need to mention that I will not bother hiding any spoilers as I have trouble believing any modern person living in civilized enough parts of the world to ...
So apologies up front since I am going to have to break this review up in order to talk about all three books. I am glad that I managed to finish it this weekend. I just put my head down and got through it the past couple of days. Once I stopped comparing these books to the Peter Jackson films I was...
Tolkien is a major writer of fantasy. I remember watching his amazing trilogy Lord of the Rings long time ago, and I still remember how much I liked it. Now I finished reading his trilogy and I feel nostalgic! Probably I'm gonna watch the movies again tonight!I loved the books. Recommended :)