Pontus Presents Shows Off The Hobbit Deluxe Edition

There are some beautiful deluxe editions of Tolkien’s works that are still in print, but before you drop a lot of money on an expensive book, you want to make sure that it’s worth the price. If you wanted a closer look at the HarperCollins Deluxe Edition of The Hobbit (first published in December 2004),…

Now Available: Tolkien’s ‘The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun’

First published in 1945 in The Welsh Review, Tolkien’s 506-verse poem ‘The Lay of Aotrou and Itroun’ is now available in its own volume for just £16.99. From HarperCollins: Unavailable for more than 70 years, this early but important work is published for the first time with Tolkien’s ‘Corrigan’ poems and other supporting material, including…

NEW From Easton Press: Tolkien’s “Kullervo”

If you’re on Facebook and other forms of social media, you’ve likely seen the advertisements for The Easton Press’ gorgeous leather-bound copies of J.R.R. Tolkien’s popular books – The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, The Silmarillion, and the Lost Tales of Middle-earth. Joining their ranks and now available to order is Tolkien’s most recent…

Coming Soon: David Day’s ‘The Battles of Tolkien’

Scheduled for release on 14 March 2017, The Battles of Tolkien is another encyclopedic work from Canadian author David Day, which matches the aesthetic of previous releases such as Tolkien: An Illustrated Atlas and Tolkien: A Dictionary.  “The history of J. R. R. Tolkien’s fictional world of Middle-earth is filled with epic battles in an…

Two New Products Hit the Official Tolkien Online Book Shop!

Two new items have been added to the Official Tolkien Book Shop – the 2017 Tolkien Calendar and The Hobbit 80th Anniversary Facsimile Edition! The 2017 Tolkien Calendar £9.99 “This year’s calendar features 13 paintings and illustrations by J.R.R. Tolkien himself, which were drawn by Tolkien when writing his beloved children’s classic, The Hobbit. They…