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J.R.R. Tolkien the man who created The lord of the rings by Michael Coren

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Published by Boxtree in London .
Written in English


  • Tolkien, J. R. R. -- 1892-1973.

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Originally published: Toronto: Stoddart, 2001.

Other titlesThe man who created The lord of the rings.
StatementMichael Coren.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages135
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19131363M

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