The Return of the Shadow: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part One by J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien

The Return of the Shadow: The History of The Lord of the Rings, Part One

The History of Middle-Earth #6

J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien

fiction classics fantasy reference adventurous informative slow-paced

512 pages | first published 1988

Description

In this sixth volume of The History of Middle-earth the story reaches The Lord of the Rings. In The Return of the Shadow (an abandoned title for the first volume) Christopher Tolkien describes, with full citation of the earliest notes, outline pla...
Browse similar books...

Plus

Content Warnings

This book doesn't have any content warnings yet!

(If you're the author of this book and want to add a list of approved content warnings to this page, please contact us.)

Community Reviews

summary of 47 ratings (see reviews)

Moods

informative 100%
inspiring 50%
reflective 50%
adventurous 25%
challenging 25%
emotional 25%

Pace

slow 100%

Plot- or character-driven?

N/A: 100%

Strong character development?

N/A: 100%

Loveable characters?

N/A: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

N/A: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

N/A: 100%

Average rating

4.13