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I bought this volume hoping to learn more about how Tolkien developed the Elvish script (Sindarin?) , that is the Elvish "writing" as is shown on "The One Ring" and... Read morePublished 1 month ago by C. Norman
the lost road is a great story but it is only 2 chapters long + lots of notes.Published 7 months ago by Daniel McMullins
This volume contains one of my favorite stories, about a man from modern England who visits Middle Earth. Read morePublished on April 9, 2013 by Michael W Buehler
A mandatory piece of the History of Middle Earth. Contributes greatly to the overall story line. Important for long-time and dedicated Tolkien fans like myself.Published on February 18, 2013 by James J. Bjaloncik
Any one of the volumes of HoME (History of Middle Earth) is intended for those who are interested in having a glimpse of Tolkien's creative process and how his characters and the... Read morePublished on April 11, 2011 by Viv
I agree with most of the reviews written below, but wanted to highlight the extreme utility of this book to the study of Tolkien's Elvish languages. Read morePublished on May 31, 2008 by H. Grace
. . . to the continued "The History of Middle-Earth" series.
In "The Lost Road", Christopher Tolkien brings his father's mythology to the point where writing "The Lord... Read more
`The Lost Road' is the fifth volume in Christopher Tolkien's editions of his father, J. R. R. Tolkien's unpublished works, dedicated mostly to the history of the three ages which... Read morePublished on January 20, 2007 by B. Marold