The Lord of the Rings | Study Guide

J.R.R. Tolkien

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The Lord of the Rings | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to The Lord of the Rings that you may enjoy.

Reading Materials

Eden, Bradford L. The Hobbit and Tolkien's Mythology: Essays on Revisions and Influences. Jefferson: McFarland, 2014. Print.

Noel, Ruth S. The Languages of Middle-earth. Boston: Houghton, 1980. Print.

Parsons, Deke. J.R.R. Tolkien, Robert E. Howard and the Birth of Modern Fantasy. Jefferson: McFarland, 2015. Print.

Stanton, Michael N. Hobbits, Elves, and Wizards. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2001. Print.

Tolkien, J.R.R., Humphrey Carpenter, and Christopher Tolkien. The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien: A Selection. Boston: Houghton, 2000. Print.

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