HarperCollins, 2007. 1e druk/1e impressie. Ingebonden. Geïllustreerd in kleur en z/w door Alan Lee.
The book will include the first standalone tale of Middle-earth since 1977 – the complete version of Tolkien’s most dramatic tale:
- A specially written introduction by J.R.R. Tolkien’s son Christopher
- Appendices on the history of the tale also written by Christopher Tolkien
- Exclusive new two-colour fold-out map of Beleriand and the lands to the north
- More than 30 new paintings and drawings by award-winning illustrator Alan Lee
- Three genealogical tables specially drawn by Christopher Tolkien for this new work.*