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'''''Pictures by J.R.R. Tolkien''''' brings together a wide array of paintings, sketches and pictures by [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]. The book includes Foreword and Notes by [[Christopher Tolkien]]. It was first published by [[George Allen and Unwin|George Allen & Unwin]] in [[1979]] ([[1 November|November 1]]).
  
'''Pictures by J.R.R. Tolkien''' brings together a wide array of paintings, sketches and pictures by [[Tolkien]], confirming his considerable talent as an artist. This book provides a unique and fascinating insight into the visual conception of many of the places and characters familiar to readers of [[The Hobbit]], [[The Lord of the Rings]], [[The Silmarillion]] and [[The Children of Húrin]]. The text is by [[Christopher Tolkien]].
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==Contents==
 
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== Contents ==
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# [[Hobbiton]]-across-the-Water
 
# [[Hobbiton]]-across-the-Water
 
# The [[Trolls]]
 
# The [[Trolls]]
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# The Mountain-path
 
# The Mountain-path
 
# [[Misty Mountains]] Looking West
 
# [[Misty Mountains]] Looking West
# [[Bilbo]] woke with the early sun in his eyes
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# [[Bilbo Baggins]] woke with the early sun in his eyes
 
# [[Beorn|Beorn's]] Hall
 
# [[Beorn|Beorn's]] Hall
# The Elvenking's Gate
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# [[Thranduil|The Elvenking's]] Gate (I)
# The Elvenking's Gate
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# The Elvenking's Gate (II)
# Bilbo comes to the Huts of the [[Raft-elves]]
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# Bilbo comes to the Huts of the [[Raft-elves]] (I)
# Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves
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# Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves (II)
 
# [[Lake-town|Lake Town]]
 
# [[Lake-town|Lake Town]]
 
# The [[Front Gate]]
 
# The [[Front Gate]]
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# Smaug flies round the Mountain
 
# Smaug flies round the Mountain
 
# Death of Smaug
 
# Death of Smaug
# The Hall at Bag End
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# The Hall at [[Bag End]], Residence of [[Bilbo Baggins|B. Baggins]] Esquire
 
# [[Old Man Willow]]
 
# [[Old Man Willow]]
# [[Doors of Durin]]
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# [[Doors of Durin]] and [[Moria Gate]]
# [[Book of Mazarbul]]
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# Leaves from the [[Book of Mazarbul]]
# [[Moria Gate]]
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# Moria Gate (The Steps to the [[Great Gates|East Gate]])
# Forest of [[Lothlorien]] in Spring
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# The Forest of [[Lothlórien]] in Spring
# [[Helm's Deep]] and [[Hornburg]]
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# [[Helm's Deep]] and the [[Hornburg]]
 
# [[Orthanc]] and [[Minas Tirith]]
 
# [[Orthanc]] and [[Minas Tirith]]
# [[Shelob|Shelob's]] Lair
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# [[Shelob]]'s Lair
 
# [[Dunharrow]]
 
# [[Dunharrow]]
 
# [[Orodruin]] and [[Barad-dûr]]
 
# [[Orodruin]] and [[Barad-dûr]]
 
# [[Taniquetil]]
 
# [[Taniquetil]]
 
# [[Lake Mithrim]]
 
# [[Lake Mithrim]]
# [[Nargothrond]]
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# [[Nargothrond]] (I)
# Nargothrond
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# Nargothrond (II)
# [[Gondolin]]
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# [[Gondolin]] and the Vale of [[Tumladen]]
 
# [[Tol Sirion]]
 
# [[Tol Sirion]]
# [[Mirkwood]] and [[Taur-nu-Fuin (Dorthonion)|Taur-nu-Fuin]]
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# [[Mirkwood]] and [[Beleg]] finds [[Gwindor]] in [[Taur-nu-Fuin (Dorthonion)|Taur-nu-Fuin]] (entitled, [[Fangorn Forest]])
 
# [[Glaurung]] sets forth to seek [[Túrin]]
 
# [[Glaurung]] sets forth to seek [[Túrin]]
# Polar bear
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# [[Letters from Father Christmas#From the Publisher|Polar bear had fallen from top to bottom onto his nose]]
40-48. Various designs, sketches, floral and heraldic designs
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# Three [[Dragons]]
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# Trees [including the ‘Tree of Amalion’]
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# Flowering Tree with Friezes
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# Patterns (I)
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# Patterns (II)
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# Floral Designs [including ''[[pilinehtar]]'']
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# [[Númenor|Númenórean]] Tile and Textiles
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# [[:Category:Flags and Devices|Heraldic Devices]]
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# [[Tengwar|Elvish Script]]
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==See also==
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*''[[J.R.R. Tolkien: Artist and Illustrator]]''
  
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Latest revision as of 12:36, 19 October 2012

Pictures by J.R.R. Tolkien
Pictures by J.R.R. Tolkien.jpg
AuthorJ.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien
PublisherGeorge Allen and Unwin (UK)
Houghton Mifflin (US)
Released1 November 1979 (UK)
19 November 1979 (US)
FormatHardcover
Pages112
ISBN0395606489

Pictures by J.R.R. Tolkien brings together a wide array of paintings, sketches and pictures by J.R.R. Tolkien. The book includes Foreword and Notes by Christopher Tolkien. It was first published by George Allen & Unwin in 1979 (November 1).

[edit] Contents

  1. Hobbiton-across-the-Water
  2. The Trolls
  3. Three Trolls turned to Stone
  4. Rivendell Looking West
  5. Rivendell Looking East
  6. Rivendell
  7. The Mountain-path
  8. Misty Mountains Looking West
  9. Bilbo Baggins woke with the early sun in his eyes
  10. Beorn's Hall
  11. The Elvenking's Gate (I)
  12. The Elvenking's Gate (II)
  13. Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves (I)
  14. Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves (II)
  15. Lake Town
  16. The Front Gate
  17. Conversation with Smaug
  18. Smaug flies round the Mountain
  19. Death of Smaug
  20. The Hall at Bag End, Residence of B. Baggins Esquire
  21. Old Man Willow
  22. Doors of Durin and Moria Gate
  23. Leaves from the Book of Mazarbul
  24. Moria Gate (The Steps to the East Gate)
  25. The Forest of Lothlórien in Spring
  26. Helm's Deep and the Hornburg
  27. Orthanc and Minas Tirith
  28. Shelob's Lair
  29. Dunharrow
  30. Orodruin and Barad-dûr
  31. Taniquetil
  32. Lake Mithrim
  33. Nargothrond (I)
  34. Nargothrond (II)
  35. Gondolin and the Vale of Tumladen
  36. Tol Sirion
  37. Mirkwood and Beleg finds Gwindor in Taur-nu-Fuin (entitled, Fangorn Forest)
  38. Glaurung sets forth to seek Túrin
  39. Polar bear had fallen from top to bottom onto his nose
  40. Three Dragons
  41. Trees [including the ‘Tree of Amalion’]
  42. Flowering Tree with Friezes
  43. Patterns (I)
  44. Patterns (II)
  45. Floral Designs [including pilinehtar]
  46. Númenórean Tile and Textiles
  47. Heraldic Devices
  48. Elvish Script

[edit] See also