The Return of the King: Being the Third Part of The Lord of the Rings

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Random House Publishing Group, Jul 12, 1986 - Fiction - 544 pages
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A rare recording featuring Tolkien himself reading exciting selections and singing enchanting songs from the awesome trilogy of books whose literary light will never fade away.

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Review: The Return of the King (The Lord of the Rings #3)

User Review  - Miquel Reina - Goodreads

In my opinion, the last book of the trilogy of The Lord of the Rings is the most special of them. "The Return of the King" is for me the most emotional and intense book of the three parts because of ... Read full review

Review: The Return of the King (The Lord of the Rings #3)

User Review  - midnightfaerie - Goodreads

The Return of the King was by far the best Lord of the Rings yet. It made me cry several times and had some key elements to it that really made it the best and rounded out the series perfectly. First ... Read full review

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About the author (1986)

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien was born on January 3, 1892, in Bloemfontein, South Africa. After serving in World War I, he embarked upon a distinguished academic career and was recognized as one of the finest philologists in the world. He was a professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford, a fellow of Pembroke College, and a fellow of Merton College until his retirement in 1959. He is, however, beloved throughout the world as the creator of Middle-earth and author of such classic works as The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. He died on September 2, 1973, at the age of eighty-one.

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