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The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth

The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth
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AuthorRuth S. Noel
PublisherHoughton Mifflin
ReleasedSecond edition, May 1980
FormatPaperback
Pages224
ISBN0395291305

The Languages of Tolkien's Middle-earth is a book by Ruth S. Noel studying Tolkien's languages. The book is heavily outdated, being published before The Silmarillion and The History of Middle-earth, and even contained errors in the material that already was available at the time.

Contents

[edit] From the Publisher

This is the book on all of Tolkien's invented languages, spoken by Hobbits, Elves, and Men of Middle-earth -- a dictionary of fourteen languages, an English-Elvish glossary, all the Runes and alphabets, and material on Tolkien the linguist.

[edit] Editions

Detailed information about the different editions.[1]

  • 1974: The Languages of Middle Earth. Baltimore, Md.: Mirage. xxxix, 97 pp., ill. 22 × 13.5 cm. ISBN 0-88358-021-7 (pbk)

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[edit] References

  1. Bertenstam, Åke: A Chronological Bibliography of Books About Tolkien