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Quenya text by J.R.R. Tolkien found in The Lord of the Rings, Book 2, Chapter VIII.

Quenya text by J. Tolkien found in The Lord of the Rings, Book Chapter VIII. This is Namárië,Galadriel’s lament

The Father Christmas Letters: Tolkien’s Other Elves

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Gandalf, like other Tolkien characters, conforms to a visual and mythic stereotype. Aragorn says of the wizard, "He has been the mover of all that has been accomplished; and this is his victory"

J.R.R. Tolkien’s Little-Known, Gorgeous Art

Tolkien’s Little-Known, Gorgeous Art – Brain Pickings

Bilbo Comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves:  J.R.R. Tolkien

Bilbo Comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves

Benjamin Harff, is a recently graduated art student from Germany, who at the age of 11 was introduced to Tolkien’s works. For one of his exams, he decided to create a hand illuminated version of the Silmarillion. The whole project took about two years to complete. Harff admits that he could have stopped after a couple chapters, but his love of Tolkien’s work prompted him to make a complete book. The opening page alone took approximately 70 to 80 hours to complete by hand.

German art student, Benjamin Harff, for his exam at the Academy of Arts, hand-illuminated a copy of J. Tolkien’s Silmarillion.

Example of Elvish language spoken by the Elves, of course, and made up by J. Tolkien just because he felt like it. He was a linguistics professor at Oxford.

J.R.R. Tolkein's book cover designs for his "Lord of the Rings" series.

Tolkien’s Personal Book Cover Designs for The Lord of the Rings Trilogy

I want to see (and possibly own) one of the few J.R.R. Tolkien signed books. Whether it be the 1937 Hobbit or an old edition of the Silmarillion

Whether it be the 1937 Hobbit or an old edition of the Silmarillion. Would be the greatest thing!

Tolkien's Hobbit Illustrations

Tolkien's Hobbit Illustrations