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The Resource Tolkien : a biography, by Humphrey Carpenter

Tolkien : a biography, by Humphrey Carpenter

Label
Tolkien : a biography
Title
Tolkien
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
by Humphrey Carpenter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Summary
Carefully traces Tolkien's life, revealing surprising links between his own experience and his written works, especially The Lord of the Rings and Silmarillion
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
306770
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Carpenter, Humphrey
Dewey number
  • 828/.91209
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Intended audience
1250
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PR6039.O32
LC item number
Z62 1988
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
1250
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Authors, English
Target audience
adult
Label
Tolkien : a biography, by Humphrey Carpenter
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Cover title: The authorized biography : J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Reprint. Originally published: J.R.R. Tolkien. London : G. Allen & Unwin, 1977
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 268-279
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8234710
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
286 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780395253601
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
88011908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17876889
  • (Sirsi) i9780395486764
  • u124105
Label
Tolkien : a biography, by Humphrey Carpenter
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Cover title: The authorized biography : J.R.R. Tolkien
  • Reprint. Originally published: J.R.R. Tolkien. London : G. Allen & Unwin, 1977
  • Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 268-279
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
8234710
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
286 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780395253601
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
88011908
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm17876889
  • (Sirsi) i9780395486764
  • u124105

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