J.R.R. Tolkien

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British philologist and writer of fantasies (born in South Africa) (1892-1973)

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Neil said one of the things that helped Harry land the role in Tolkien was how closely he resembled Nicholas Hoult, who plays the older J.R.R. Tolkien in the movie.
The J.R.R. Tolkien blend is a cocktail of green jasmine tea, juniper berries and blue mallow flowers.
But first I must say that I consider J.R.R. Tolkien: Romanticist and Poet to be a very important contribution to Tolkien studies, on a par with Garth and Drout.
Participants dressed as characters such as elves, dwarves, goblins and orcs from J.R.R. Tolkien's novel 'The Hobbit' re-enact the 'Battle of Five Armies' in a forest near the town of Doksy, Czech Republic, June 16, 2018.
New Delhi [India], August 31 ( ANI ): Lily Collins is in negotiations to join Nicholas Hoult in Chernin Entertainment and Fox Searchlight's J.R.R. Tolkien biopic, titled 'Tolkien'.
J.R.R. Tolkien's writing was a way to "exorcise" the horrors he had witnessed during the battle of Somme in France, John Garth, author of "Tolkien and The Great War," told the BBC.
Tolkien, now known as J.R.R. Tolkien, is the British author of the classic high-fantasy novel "The Lord of the Rings," which is basically an epic tale about Middle-Earth inhabitants trying to resist the temptation of a powerful ring.
J.R.R. Tolkien: The Making of a Legend by Colin Duriez (Lion Hudson, PS8.99).
New York, NY, November 21, 2012 --(PR.com)-- J.R.R. Tolkien Now Available on DVD
J.R.R. Tolkien is a captivating picturebook biography of one of the most widely beloved fantasy authors of all time.
This collection of essays intended for Tolkien scholars and enthusiasts explores the music and linguistics used by J.R.R. Tolkien in his many literary works.
"More to William Morris: Two Books That Inspired J.R.R. Tolkien" looks at the author who Tolkien himself credited with the majority of his inspiration for the iconic 'The Lord of the Rings' saga.
The Real Middle Earth is an amazing documentary that takes the viewer on a tour of the real-world locations that inspired the fantastic settings of J.R.R. Tolkien's classic fantasy trilogy "The Lord of the Rings", later adapted into popular feature films by director Peter Jackson.
Chesterton, Ronald Knox, Evelyn Waugh, J.R.R. Tolkien, and Malcolm Muggeridge; I reviewed Literary Converts when it came out and I nominated it as the best Christian book of that year.
Famous Britons such as Lord of the Rings author J.R.R. Tolkien, born in South Africa in 1892, and writer George Orwell, born Eric Blair in Bengal, can be found among the records that can be searched free of charge.