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‘An old-fashioned story, yet it still speaks freshly today… would leap to life when read aloud to a child’ Independent
Farmer Giles of Ham:
‘A fabulous tale of the days when giants and dragons walked the kingdom’ Sunday Times
Leaf by Niggle:
‘A haunting and successful demonstration of the qualities of faerie’ New York Times
The Adventures of Tom Bombadil:
‘Something close to genius’ The Listener
Smith of Wootton Major:
‘Whoever reads it at eight will no doubt still be going back to it at eighty’ New Statesman
Four classic tales by the author of
'The fat and unheroic Farmer Giles of Ham is called upon to do battle with the dragon Chrysophylax; Niggle the painter sets out to paint the perfect tree; Hobbits, princesses, dwarves and trolls partake in the adventures of Tom Bombadil; and Smith of Wootton Major journeys to the land of Faery via the magical ingredients of a giant cake.'
This definitive collection of J.R.R. Tolkien's acclaimed short stories and poems reaffirms his status as a master storyteller for readers young and old.
FARMER GILES OF HAM
"A fabulous tale of the days when giants and dragons walked the kingdom." 'Sunday Times'
LEAF BY NIGGLE
"A haunting and successful demonstration of the qualities of faerie."
'New York Times'
THE ADVENTURES OF TOM BOMBADIL
"Something close to genius." 'The Listener'
SMITH OF WOOTTON MAJOR
"Whoever reads it at eight will no doubt still be going back to it at eighty." 'New Statesman'
Great stories for those who've enjoyed Lord Of The Rings etcPublished 2 months ago by Mr. T. Drakett
I am a huge Tolkien nerd and so had to buy this book. Recommend to any fans that do not have it yetPublished 3 months ago by G. Greatorex
So a chance to read more of his wondrous works, I have already y read The Hobbit, The Silmarillion, The Tales of Tom Bombadil and of course TLOTR'sPublished 5 months ago by Mr. JW Mowat
I bought this book for my son. He likes Tolkien's books . He wanted it so that he could read it to his son. Read morePublished 6 months ago by smudge
I like reading Tolkien and found thid just as readable as his other stories There is only one author like himPublished 8 months ago by merle kerr
Some excellent stories brought together , some are easy to read and some are not , I was sceptical to begin with but with a few pages I was hooked by a master story againPublished 9 months ago by Amazon Customer
I'm not entirely sure what this listing is for, as the descriptions are either for a paperback book or an unspecified out of print edition (CD or book, I have no idea! Read morePublished 9 months ago by Paul Castle
I enjoy all the Tolkien books. I wanted this one for a bit mor insight into Tom Bombadil & loved the other short story's as well.Published 10 months ago by Peter Langer
Tales from the Perilouse Realm by J.R.R. Tolkien is a great collection of five of his smaller works which are captivating for both kids and adults alike..Published 11 months ago by Mr. Lindsay M.S. Reid