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Tolkien Studies 3 (2006) 267-276

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[Tolkien, J.R.R.] "Addenda and Corrigenda to the Etymologies—Part Two," by Carl F. Hostetter and Patrick H. Wynne. Vinyar Tengwar, no. 46 (July 2004): 3-34.

———. The Lord of the Rings. London: HarperCollins; Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2004. [50th Anniversary Edition.]

———, ed. "Sir Orfeo: A Middle English Version By J. R. R. Tolkien," edited by Carl F. Hostetter. Tolkien Studies 1 (2004): 85-123.

———. Si Qente Feanor & Other Elvish Writings, edited by Arden R. Smith, Christopher Gilson, Patrick H. Wynne, and Bill Welden. Cupertino, CA: [Parma Eldalamberon], 2004. Parma Eldalamberon no. 15.


Beahm, George. The Essential J. R. R. Tolkien Sourcebook: A Fan's Guide to Middle-earth and Beyond. Franklin Lakes, NJ: New Page, 2004.

Chance, Jane, ed. Tolkien and the Invention of Myth: A Reader. Lexington: University Press of Kentucky, 2004.

Croft, Janet Brennan, ed. Tolkien on Film: Essays on Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings. Altadena, CA: Mythopoeic Press, 2004.

———. War and the Works of J. R. R. Tolkien. Westport, CT; London: Praeger, 2004.

Gee, Henry. The Science of Middle-earth. Cold Spring Harbor, NY: Cold Spring Press, 2004.

Heims, Neil. J. R. R. Tolkien. Philadelphia: Chelsea House, 2004.

Honegger, Thomas, ed. Translating Tolkien: Text and Film. Zurich: Walking Tree, 2004.

Hughes, Shaun F. D., ed. J. R. R. Tolkien. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004. [Special issue of MFS: Modern Fiction Studies, 50:4; individual contributions are listed below under Articles.]

Kells, F. MacDonald. The Culture of Middle-earth: Everyday Life in Tolkien's World. Carlton South, Victoria: Bread Street Press, 2004. [End Page 267]

Levine, Stuart P. J. R. R. Tolkien. San Diego: Lucent, 2004.

Lloyd, D. R. The Sillymarillion. Cold Spring Harbor, NY: Cold Spring Press, 2004. [Parody.]

Lobdell, Jared. The World of the Rings: Language, Religion, and Adventure in Tolkien. Chicago: Open Court, 2004. [Revised edition. Originally published as England and Always: Tolkien's World of the Rings. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 1981.]

Lyons, Mathew. There and Back Again: In the Footsteps of J. R. R. Tolkien. London: Cadogan Guides, 2004.

McFadden, Edward J. Deconstructing Tolkien: A Fundamental Analysis of The Lord of the Rings. Farmingdale, NY: Padwolf, 2004.

Roberts, A. R. R. R. The Sellamillion. London: Gollancz, 2004. [Parody.]

Rutledge, Fleming. The Battle for Middle-earth: Tolkien's Divine Design in The Lord of the Rings. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2004.

Salo, David. A Gateway to Sindarin: A Grammar of an Elvish Language from J. R. R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings. Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 2004.

Smith, Jim and J. Clive Matthews. The Lord of the Rings: The Films, the Books, the Radio Series. London: Virgin, 2004.

Turgon, ed. The Tolkien Fan's Medieval Reader. Cold Spring Harbor, NY: Cold Spring Press, 2004.

Tyler, J. E. A. The Complete Tolkien Companion. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2004.

Wainwright, Edmund. Tolkien's Mythology for England: A Middle-earth Companion. Hockwold-cum-Wilton, Norfolk: Anglo-Saxon Books, 2004.

Willett, Edward. J. R. R. Tolkien: Master of Imaginary Worlds. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow, 2004.

Wright, Greg. Peter Jackson in Perspective: The Power Behind Cinema's The Lord of the Rings. Burien, WA: Hollywood Jesus Books, 2004.

Zimbardo, Rose A. and Neil. D. Isaacs, eds. Understanding The Lord of the Rings: The Best of Tolkien Criticism. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2004.

Articles and Book Chapters

Akers-Jordan, Cathy. "Fairy Princess or Tragic Heroine? The Metamorphosis of Arwen Undómiel in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings Films." In Croft, ed. Tolkien on Film. 195-213. [End Page 268]

Alleva, Richard. "Peter Jackson's Sorcery: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy." Commonweal 131:2 (2004): 20-21.

Anderson, Douglas A. "Tom Shippey on J. R. R. Tolkien: A Checklist." Tolkien Studies 1 (2004): 17-20.

Baltasar, Michaela. "J. R. R. Tolkien: A Rediscovery of Myth...


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