Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

The Lord of the Rings Boxed Set Paperback – Special Edition, 17 Oct 2005

4.7 out of 5 stars 5,093 customer reviews

See all 189 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
Paperback, Special Edition, 17 Oct 2005
£259.99 £74.51

There is a newer edition of this item:

click to open popover


Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.



60 Kindle Books for £1
Browse our selection of Kindle Books discounted to £1 each. Learn more

Product details

  • Paperback: 1552 pages
  • Publisher: HarperCollins; 50th Anniversary edition (Reissue) edition (17 Oct. 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0007203632
  • ISBN-13: 978-0007203635
  • Package Dimensions: 18.6 x 15 x 11 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 5,093 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,731,851 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Amazon Review

For those who have not read Tolkien's epic fantasy, or for those looking to replace a worn and battered copy, this three-volume The Lord of the Rings box set is a great place to start. Comprising the three novels that make up the Lord of the Rings sequence--The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers and The Return of the King--the whole set is presented in matching matt black packaging with embossed runes and coloured rings. Of course, beneath the fancy covers lies a great epic story of good versus evil, perhaps one of the greatest stories ever told. Attractively presented--and at a great price--there really is no excuse not to have this in your collection. So go on, give it a try; once you've entered Tolkien's fantastic imagination, you'll find it hard to leave. --Jonathan Weir --This text refers to the Audio Cassette edition.

Review

‘Extraordinarily imaginative, and wholly exciting.’ The Times

‘The story itself is superb.’ Observer

‘A most remarkable feat.’ Guardian

‘Masterpiece? Oh yes.’ Evening Standard

‘An astonishing imaginative tour de force.’ Daily Telegraph

‘A story magnificently told.’ New Statesman

‘Tolkien was a storyteller of genius.’ Literary Review

‘Amongst the greatest works of imaginative fiction of the twentieth century.’ Sunday Telegraph

See all Product description

Customer reviews

Top customer reviews

on 28 May 2017
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 7 August 2017
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 10 November 2017
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
review imagereview image
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 28 April 2017
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 3 November 2017
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 21 February 2016
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 17 November 2017
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on 8 March 2017
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse

Would you like to see more reviews about this item?

Most recent customer reviews

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?