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0261102362

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Building on the story begun in The Hobbit and The Fellowship of the Ring this is the second part of Tolkien's epic masterpiece, The Lord of the Rings, featuring a striking black cover based on Tolkien's own design, the definitive text, and a detailed map of Middle-earth. Frodo and the Companions of the Ring have been beset by danger during their quest to prevent the Ruling Ring from falling into the hands of the Dark Lord by destroying it in the Cracks of Doom. They have lost the wizard, Gandalf, in the battle with an evil spirit in the Mines of Moria; and at the Falls of Rauros, Boromir, seduced by the power of the Ring, tried to seize it by force. While Frodo and Sam made their escape the rest of the company were attacked by Orcs. Now they continue their journey alone down the great River Anduin - alone, that is, save for the mysterious creeping figure that follows wherever they go.

Key Features
Author(s)J. R. R. Tolkien
PublisherHarperCollins Publishers
Date of Publication13/11/1991
LanguageEnglish
FormatPaperback
ISBN-100261102362
ISBN-139780261102361
SubjectScience Fiction & Fantasy

Publication Data
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ImprintHarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Content Note(1 x b/w map)

Dimensions
Weight250 g
Width111 mm
Height178 mm

Editorial Details
Format DetailsA-format paperback

Description
Author BiographyJ.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion and The Children of Hurin, plus other stories and essays. His books have been translated into over 50 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.
PrizesRunner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003 and The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003. Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.

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The Two Towers

by J.R.R. Tolkien

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The second part of Frodo the hobbit's quest to destroy the One Ring.

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The Two Towers is the second part of JRR Tolkien's epic masterpiece The Lord of the Rings. Impossible to describe in a few words, JRR Tolkien's great work of imaginative fiction has been labelled both a heroic romance and a classic fantasy fiction. By turns comic and homely, epic and diabolic, the narrative moves through countless changes of scene and character in an imaginary world which is totally convincing in its detail. Tolkien created a vast new mythology in an invented world which has proved timeless in its appeal.

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The second part of the epic masterpiece with the classic black cover featuring Tolkien's own design.

Author Biography

J.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing 'The Hobbit', 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Silmarillion', plus other stories and essays. His books have been translated into over 40 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.

Review

'Tolkien's invention of strange peoples, curious incidents, miraculous doings, is poured out in this second volume of his trilogy as exuberantly and convincingly in a dreamlike way, as ever. As the story goes on the world of the Ring grows more vast and mysterious and crowded with curious figures, horrible, delightful or comic. The story itself is superb.' The Observer 'Among the greatest works of imaginative fiction of the twentieth century.' Sunday Telegraph

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'The Two Towers' is the second part of JRR Tolkien's epic masterpiece 'The Lord of the Rings'. This paperback edition has the classic black cover featuring Tolkien's own design and includes the definitive edition of the text. / Publicity coverage will be extensive on the back of the launch of the new book 'Children of Hurin' published at the same time. / Marketing will not only target the Tolkien/fantasy genre fans but also the wider audience that have seen the films and bought the DVDs. Activity includes a newly designed consumer focused website online promotions and 3rd party partnerships. / The second volume of Tolkien's great masterwork that is the undisputed Book of the Century and considered one of the greatest works of imaginative fiction in the English language. / This new edition sports an exciting new jacket by renowned fantasy artist Geoff Taylor.

Prizes

Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.
Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 21 2003.
Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.

Details

  • ISBN0261102362
  • Title The Two Towers
  • Author J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Pages 464
  • Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
  • Series The lord of the rings
  • ISBN-10 0261102362
  • ISBN-13 9780261102361
  • Format Paperback
  • Imprint HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
  • Place of Publication London
  • Country of Publication United Kingdom
  • Replaces 9780007203598
  • DEWEY 823.912
  • Birth 1892
  • Death 1973
  • Media Book
  • Year 1991
  • Publication Date 1991-11-13
  • Illustrations (1 x b/w map)
  • Subtitle The Lord of the Rings, Part 2
  • Short Title SPA-2 TOWERS (REISSUE)/E
  • Audience Age 12-18
  • Edition Description (Reissue)
  • Residence ENK
  • Dimensions111mm x 178mm x 30mm

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