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Author Archive: Urulöké

Two new Ted Nasmith originals for sale at ADC

Urulöké @ Wednesday, October 12th, 2011 ()

Andy sends along these nice Tolkien images now available to purchase - “Barrel Rider” and "Beorn, Lord of the Wild". The works of art from Ted Nasmith are now available to purchase at adcbooks.co.uk or adcart.co.uk.
"Barrel Rider" is 18 inches x 24 inches framed, and is listed for £4000.
"Beorn, Lord of the [...]

Want the Marathi translation of The Hobbit?

Urulöké @ Monday, October 10th, 2011 ()

Just a month or so ago, it was announced that The Hobbit was officially available in India, translated into Marathi. For a wonderful interview with the publisher and translator, please see This TolkienLibrary.com article.
Due to the current difficulty in obtaining this book if you do not live in India yourself, TolkienGuide.com has placed an [...]

Mythlore Fall 2011 Contents announced

Urulöké @ Wednesday, September 28th, 2011 ()

Issue 114/115, Volume 30, Number 1/2, Fall/Winter 2011. 192 pages.
“Beowulf: The Monsters and the Critics” Seventy-five Years LaterMichael D.C. Drout
Thresholds to Middle-earth: Allegories of Reading, Allegories for Knowledge and TransformationAndrew Hallam
The Pearl Maiden’s Psyche: The Middle English Pearl and the Allegorical-Visionary Impulse in Till We Have FacesT.S. Miller
Is a “Christian” Mystery Story Possible? Charles Williams’s [...]

Announcing the 2012 Beyond Bree Calendar available for pre-order

Urulöké @ Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 ()

Nancy Martsch sends along this announcement - I know I will be ordering my copy!
Announcing the BEYOND BREE 2012 Calendar
Beyond Bree is pleased to present its 2012 Calendar featuring art focused on the Elves of Tolkien's Middle-earth. The calendar will feature classic art from Beyond Bree's past as well as new works by a host [...]

Gondolin and Osgiliath at The Tolkien Bookshelf

Urulöké @ Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 ()

Two more scarce titles from David, available for sale at The Tolkien Bookshelf:
The Tale of Gondolin, Signed Limited Numbered Edition, #1 of 50, Full Leather Custom Clamshell CaseThe Tale of Gondonlin - Assembled and revised by Alexander Lewis from the "Unfinished Tales", "The Book of Lost Tales" volume two, and "The Silmarillion" by J.R.R. Tolkien [...]

Early set of The Lord of the Rings at Dominic Winter auction

Urulöké @ Monday, September 19th, 2011 ()

Dominic Winter Book AuctionsWednesday 21 September 2011 commencing at 11.00am
Mallard House, Broadway Lane, South Cerney, Cirencester, GL7 5UQTel: 01285 860006 / Email: info@dominicwinter.co.uk http://www.dominic-winter.co.uk/
642 Tolkien (J.R.R.). Fellowship of the Ring, 1st ed., 4th imp., 1955; The Two Towers, 1st ed., 2nd imp., 1955; The Return of the King, 1st ed., 1st issue, 1955, folding map [...]

New items at The Tolkien Bookshelf

Urulöké @ Thursday, September 15th, 2011 ()

David sends along the following four new items to share:
The Hobbit, or There and Back Again, 2nd Impression UK 1st Edition, with Clamshell Case The Hobbit or There and Back Again. Published by Allen & Unwin, a UK 1st Edition, 2nd impression was published in 1937, the same year as the original 1st impression. The [...]

2nd Impression Hobbit at Heritage Auctions September 13, 2011

Urulöké @ Saturday, September 3rd, 2011 ()

2011 September Beverly Hills Signature Rare Books Auction #6058
Heritage Auctions - Beverly Hills9478 West Olympic Blvd., 1st FloorBeverly Hills, CA 90212
Auction Dates:September 13-14, 2011Lot Viewing:September 11-13, 2011 Beverly Hills, CA
There are many photos of the item available at ha.com, so follow the link to the book if you are interested.
Lot 37138: J. R. R. Tolkien. [...]

Thornton's Catalog 1087 - Tolkien books

Urulöké @ Saturday, August 27th, 2011 ()

Thornton's Bookshop (www.thorntonsbooks.co.uk) has just released Catalog #1087 [pdf] which contain some nice Tolkien editions as listed below.
[015241] TOLKIEN, J R R. Tolkien, Christopher (ed.). The History of Middle Earth. 3 Volumes on India Paper. HarperCollins, 2001, Designed to match the previous deluxe editions of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings this set [...]

HobbitHunter Bookshop now online

Urulöké @ Monday, August 8th, 2011 ()

Henk Brassien, a Dutch Tolkien collector for many years, has opened a web storefront to sell off his duplicates and extras from his very large international Tolkien collection. There are some real gems here, including a very nice set of the first Dutch Lord of the Rings hardcovers, the first published translations of that work. [...]

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