A brand new e book by JRR Tolkien shall be revealed quickly. In line with The Tolkien Society, The Fall of Newman is a compilation of all of Tolkien’s Second Age writings – based mostly on the upcoming TV present The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Energy. It’s now out there for pre-ordering on Amazon.
“This e book brings collectively a lot of Tolkien’s works and has been used within the appendices of The Story of Years of the Lord of the Rings to current the content material in an orderly and properly – labored fashion,” the Tolkien Society stated.
The Lord of the Rings appendices present a whole lot of inspiration for the upcoming present. So, you’ll be able to see why this quantity is of specific curiosity proper now.
The Fall of Newmanor tells the story of the foundations of Newmenor – the dominion of males based on an island that rose from the ocean by Waller within the Second Ages of the Center Earth.
It tells in regards to the forging of the Rings of Energy, in addition to the ultimate alliance in opposition to Sauran, which ended the Second Age. Edited by Tolkien scholar Brian Sibley, the e book supplies a brand new interpretation of all of Tolkien’s writings in a Second Version in a single helpful version. For individuals who are trying ahead to the TV present it undoubtedly seems like a implausible companion and shall be launched on November tenth just some weeks after the present ends.
“It’s a nice honor to be entrusted with the duty of compiling JRR Tolkien’s writings (edited by Christopher Tolkien) on the dramatic historical past of the Center Ages in the course of the Second World Struggle,” Sibley stated. “A single article about how the monumental occasions of the Second Age influenced what was stated in The Lord of the Rings, I hope this chance to learn the narrative of these years brings new appreciation.”
The Fall of Newmanor additionally options ten new shade plates designed by traditional Tolian illustrator Alan Lee, together with scenes from the Barad-Dor constructing and the ghost driving by way of the galadrial khazad-dum.
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