Georgetown Peabody Library

The fellowship of the ring, being the first part of The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien - hardcover

After discovering the true nature of the one ring, Bilbo Baggins entrusts it to the care of his young cousin, Frodo, who is charged with bringing about its destruction and thus foiling the plans of the Dark Lord
Table of contents
Note on the text -- Foreword to the second edition -- Prologue concerning hobbits, and other matters -- Book one. A long-expected party -- The shadow of the past -- Three is company -- A short cut to mushrooms -- A conspiracy unmasked -- The old forest -- In the house of Tom Bombadil -- Fog on the barrow-downs -- At the sign of the Prancing Pony -- Strider -- A knife in the dark -- Flight to the ford -- Book two. Many meetings -- The council of Elrond -- The ring goes south -- A journey in the dark -- The bridge of Khazad-dûm -- Lothlórien -- The mirror of Galadriel -- Farewell to Lórien -- The great river -- The breaking of the fellowship
Literary form
"The text of this edition of The Fellowship of the Ring contains all corrections and revisions that have been made since the original publication"--Title page verso
Physical description
xvi, 398 pages, 9 unnumbered pages, illustrations, maps, 21 cm.

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