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Farmer Giles of Ham, or in the vulgar tongue The rise and wonderful adventures of farmer Giles, Lord of Tame, Count...

J.R.R. Tolkien (author), Pauline Baynes (illustrator)

Farmer Giles of Ham, or in the vulgar tongue The rise and wonderful adventures of farmer Giles, Lord of Tame, Count...

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Farmer Giles of Ham, or in the vulgar tongue The rise and wonderful adventures of farmer Giles, Lord of Tame, Count of Worminghall and King the Little Kingdom / J.R.R. Tolkien ; embellished by Pauline Baynes
Author
J.R.R. Tolkien
Illustrator
Pauline Baynes
Language
English
Publisher
London: HarperCollins, 2000
142 p. : ill.
ISBN
0-261-10378-4 9780261103788

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About J.R.R. Tolkien

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (; 3 January 1892 – 2 September 1973) was an English writer, poet, philologist, and academic, best known as the author of the high fantasy works The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.

He served as the Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon and Fellow of Pembroke College, Oxford from 1925 to 1945 and the Merton Professor of English Language and Literature and Fellow of Merton College, Oxford from 1945 to 1959. He was a close friend of C. S. Lewis, a co-member of the informal literary discussion group The Inklings. Tolkien was appointed a Commander of the Order of the British Empire by Queen Elizabeth II on 28 March 1972.

After Tolkien's death, his son Christopher published a series of works based on his father's extensive notes and unpublished manuscripts, including The Silmarillion. These, together with The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, form a…Read more on Wikipedia

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