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J.R.R. Tolkien 4-Book Boxed Set: The Hobbit and the Lord of the Rings (Movie Tie-In): The Hobbit, the Fellowship of the Ring, th (Boxed Set)
In conjunction with the release of Peter Jackson's long-awaited film adaptation of "The Hobbit, " this boxed set contains the primary books in the Middle-earth saga: "The Hobbit, The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, " and "The Return of the King." Original.
About the Author
John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born on January 3, 1892, in Bloemfontein, South Africa. After serving in World War I, he embarked upon a distinguished academic career and was recognized as one of the finest philologists in the world. He was a professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford, a fellow of Pembroke College, and a fellow of Merton College until his retirement in 1959. He is, however, beloved throughout the world as the creator of Middle-earth and author of such classic works as The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. He died on September 2, 1973, at the age of eighty-one.