Children of Hurin

Children of Hurin


9,95 €
Vypredané

Painstakingly restored from Tolkien's manuscripts and presented for the first time as a fully continuous and standalone story, the epic tale of The Children of Hurin will reunite fans of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings with Elves and Men, dragons and Dwarves, eagles and Orcs, and the rich landscape and characters unique to Tolkien. There are tales of Middle-earth from times long before The Lord of the Rings, and the story told in this book is set in the great country that lay beyond the Grey Havens in the West: lands where Treebeard once walked, but which were drowned in the great cataclysm that ended the First Age of the World. In that remote time Morgoth, the first Dark Lord, dwelt in the vast fortress of Angband, the Hells of Iron, in the North; and the tragedy of Turin and his sister Nienor unfolded within the shadow of the fear of Angband and the war waged by Morgoth against the lands and secret cities of the Elves. Their brief and passionate lives were dominated by the elemental hatred that Morgoth bore them as the children of Hurin, the man who had dared to defy and to scorn him to his face. Against them he sent his most formidable servant, Glaurung, a powerful spirit in the form of a huge wingless dragon of fire. Into this story of brutal conquest and flight, of forest hiding-places and pursuit, of resistance with lessening hope, the Dark Lord and the Dragon enter in direly articulate form. Sardonic and mocking, Glaurung manipulated the fates of Turin and Nienor by lies of diabolic cunning and guile, and the curse of Morgoth was fulfilled. The earliest versions of this story by J.R.R. Tolkien go back to the end of the First World War and the years that followed; but long afterwards, when The Lord of the Rings was finished, he wrote it anew and greatly enlarged it in complexities of motive and character: it became the dominant story in his later work on Middle-earth. But he could not bring it to a final and finished form. In this book Christopher Tolkien has constructed, after long study of the manuscripts, a coherent narrative without any editorial invention.
Children of Hurin

Podrobnosti

Autor J. R. R. Tolkien
Jazykanglický
Väzbamäkká
Počet strán336
Formát19,4 x 12,8 cm
EAN9780007252268
Edícia Harry Potter, Tolkien

Autor

J. R. R. Tolkien

Ďalšie knihy autora z oddelenia Knihy v slovenčine a češtine

Silmarillion

Silmarillion

J. R. R. Tolkien
16,95 €
Na sklade
Pán Prsteňov 2: Dve veže

Pán Prsteňov 2: Dve veže

J. R. R. Tolkien
16,95 €
Na sklade
Hobit

Hobit

J. R. R. Tolkien
7,95 €
Na sklade
Pán Prsteňov. Kompletné vydanie s ilustráciami Alana Leeho

Pán Prsteňov. Kompletné vydanie s ilustráciami Alana Leeho

J. R. R. Tolkien
49,90 €
október 2016
Hobit

Hobit

J. R. R. Tolkien
14,95 €
Na sklade
Nedokončené príbehy

Nedokončené príbehy

J. R. R. Tolkien
16,95 €
Na sklade

Ďalšie knihy autora z oddelenia Knihy v angličtine

The Lord Of The Rings Movie Trilogy Colouring Book

The Lord Of The Rings Movie Trilogy Colouring Book

J. R. R. Tolkien, Nicolette Caven
12,95 €
Na sklade
Story Of Kullervo

Story Of Kullervo

J. R. R. Tolkien, Verlyn Flieger
23,95 €
Dodanie do 21 dní
Farmer Giles Of Ham Pocket Edition

Farmer Giles Of Ham Pocket Edition

J. R. R. Tolkien
11,50 €
Dodanie do 21 dní
The Art Of The Lord Of The Rings 60Th Anniversary Slipcased Edition

The Art Of The Lord Of The Rings 60Th Anniversary Slipcased Edition

J. R. R. Tolkien, Wayne G. Hammond, Christina Scull
32,50 €
Dodanie do 21 dní
Lord of the Rings box film tie

Lord of the Rings box film tie

J. R. R. Tolkien
25,99 €
Dodanie do 21 dní
Beowulf

Beowulf

J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien
13,95 €
Dodanie do 21 dní

Podobné knihy

Pocket Roverandom

Pocket Roverandom

J. R. R. Tolkien, Christina Skull, Wayne G. Hammond
13,50 €
Dodanie do 21 dní
Hobbit Graphic Novel

Hobbit Graphic Novel

David Wenzel
14,99 €
Dodanie do 21 dní
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire

J. K. Rowling
11,50 €
Na sklade
Story Of Kullervo

Story Of Kullervo

J. R. R. Tolkien, Verlyn Flieger
23,95 €
Dodanie do 21 dní
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows

J. K. Rowling, Mary GrandPre
11,95 €
Na sklade

Názory čitateľov

Zadajte Váš email
a my Vám budeme zasielať informácie o novinkách a akciách
Generuje redakčný systém BUXUS CMS od spoločnosti ui42
X
Nákupný košík
V jednej objednávke nie je možné súčasne kombinovať produkty zaradené do komisionálneho predaja a mimo neho.
Z tohto produktu nie je možné objednať požadovaný počet kusov. Znížte prosím počet kusov.
Produkt bol pridaný do košíka
Dopravu máte zdarma!
Nakúpte ešte za a dopravu máte zdarma!