1978 - Humphrey Carpenter - J.R.R. Tolkien A Biography illustrated - First paperbacks Edition
Author : Humphrey Carpenter
Title : J.R.R. Tolkien: A Biography
Language : Text in English
Publisher : London .: Unwin Paperbacks, 1979. 1st Unwin Paperbacks Edition.
Size : 8 "X 5 "
Pages : 287 pages
Binding : Good softcover binding (hinges fine, overall slightly worn and scuffed)
Content : Very good content (bright and clean)
Illustrations : Including photographs.
The book : Nice biography of John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, CBE (3 January 1892 – 2 September 1973) -- an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the classic high fantasy works The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, and The Silmarillion.
The author : Humphrey William Bouverie Carpenter (29 April 1946 – 4 January 2005) was an English biographer, writer, and radio broadcaster.