The Nameless Land

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The Nameless Land is a poem written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in 1927 within Realities: An Anthology of Verse on pages 24-25.

In 1987, the poem was reprinted in The Lost Road and Other Writings along with two later revisions entitled "The Song of Ælfwine (on seeing the uprising of Eärendil)". Three of the five stanzas were also reprinted in Tolkien's Legendarium: Essays on The History of Middle-earth (2000; pp. 79-80), in David Bratman's article "The Literary Value of The History of Middle-earth".[1]

See also


  1. "Tolkien’s Legendarium. 2000", (accessed 30 December 2011)