The Complete Guide to Middle-earth
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|The Complete Guide to Middle-earth|
|Publisher||Random House Publishing Group|
Originally published before the publication of The Silmarillion the first edition contained only Lord of the Rings-only information. In 1977, a new edition containing Silmarillion material was published soon after.
It is generally recognised as excellent reference book on the subject[source?]
Foster supports the usual misunderstanding that Bladorthin's spears were not delivered because he died early, while the text doesn't mention it.
Foster mentions the singular of mearas as meara while the correct form is mearh
Foster relates the Elvish words ambar "world" and umbar "fate". In the entry of Ambar, he mentions it is a concept related to fate of the world. Later corpus showed that a distinct word ambar is actually linked to the root for "home".
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