Essential Tolkien

A Listmania! list by Gem Cox
 
The Hobbit: Graphic Novel
1.  The Hobbit: Graphic Novel by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "The Hobbit is the best book to start with, a must read."
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The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set)
2.  The Lord of the Rings (3 Book Box set) by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "The Lord Of The Rings boxset, everyone should read these books and by buying them together you save some money!"
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The Silmarillion
3.  The Silmarillion by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "This is a very good book but you have to either be very determined to read it all or a huge fan of Professor Tolkien...I think I am both...hehe"
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The Book of Lost Tales 1 (The History of Middle-earth, Book 1): Pt. 1
4.  The Book of Lost Tales 1 (The History of Middle-earth, Book 1): Pt. 1 by Christopher Tolkien
The list author says:
  "Start with this book before moving onto any other parts of it because you won't understand it otherwise+"
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The Book of Lost Tales 2 (The History of Middle-earth, Book 2): Pt. 2
5.  The Book of Lost Tales 2 (The History of Middle-earth, Book 2): Pt. 2 by Christopher Tolkien
The list author says:
  "Second part to the one above"
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The Lays of Beleriand (The History of Middle-earth, Book 3)
6.  The Lays of Beleriand (The History of Middle-earth, Book 3) by Christopher Tolkien
The list author says:
  "This books contains where Professor Tolkien might have got some ideas from,some previously unpublished poems and some other tasty things,enjoy!"
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The Tolkien Audio Collection
7.  The Tolkien Audio Collection by J. R. R. Tolkien
The list author says:
  "If you can't get on with reading the books try these, these audio tapes are of Professor Tolkien reading some of his work and also his son Christopher reading snippits of The Silmarillion"
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