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Lungorthin

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    * J. R. R. Tolkien: The Lays of Beleriand. (The History of Middle-earth, Volume III.) Edited by Christopher Tolkien. George Allen & Unwin, London, 1985.
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    * JRR Tolkien: The Lost Road and Other Writings. (The History of Middle-earth, Volume V.) Edited by Christopher Tolkien. HarperCollins, London 1992.

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Lungorthin ("White Demon/Fire"?) - he alone amongst their terrible number was encased in pale flames. Drawn to Melkor's splendour before history he was entrusted with the infamous role of Master of the Guard beneath Thangorodrim. Rarely above ground, he spent almost all of his time in Melkor's hellish throne room at his master's side. His fate is unknown, though it is likely he perished during the destruction of Angband. Sources

    * J. R. R. Tolkien: The Lays of Beleriand. (The History of Middle-earth, Volume III.) Edited by Christopher Tolkien. George Allen & Unwin, London, 1985.
    * JRR Tolkien: The Lost Road and Other Writings. (The History of Middle-earth, Volume V.) Edited by Christopher Tolkien. HarperCollins, London 1992.