Even if you buy this just for the pictures and ignore the text, it's still well worth the money!
I've been a Tolkien fan for the last 10 years, but I had never had the chance to read this book, because it was very hard to find one that I could buy.
Beautiful book that showcases Tolkien's artistic talent while giving insight into Tolkien's creative process.
Lots of content, lots of pictures. Colours look great on the glossy pages. The written content is interesting although not particularly memorable. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Randy
I am an adamant fan of all Tolkien's work, and am becoming a "completionist" when it comes to his published work. Read morePublished 4 months ago by mtd240
This is a really nice book. The paper is beautiful. The illustrations are beautifully reproduced and the annotation is actually illuminating. Read morePublished 5 months ago by John R. Smith Jr.
Tolkien is best known for his writing, his world of Middle-earth, and some obscure translations of ancient texts.
He did art too.
YES! Read more
Very well put together and very informational. I would definitely recommend this to any Lord of the Rings fan!
Bought it as a gift for my girlfriend and she loved it!
I have been amazed at the detail that Tolkien would put into his artwork ever since looking through the book of letters from Father Christmas that he did for the children living in... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Claire
What a wonderful book! Really great to understand Tolkien a little bit more and see the develpment of his drawings.Published 9 months ago by J. C. Flores
I've been a Tolkien fan for the last 10 years, but I had never had the chance to read this book, because it was very hard to find one that I could buy. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Felippe