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Supplemental Bibliography for
The Lord of the Rings: A Reader’s Companion
(2005, 2008, 2014)

by Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull

Here we have recorded works cited in addenda and corrigenda for The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion or which we have consulted in writing additions and corrections, provided that they are not already listed among ‘Works Consulted’.

Works by J.R.R. Tolkien

‘Five Late Quenya Volitive Inscriptions’. Ed. by Carl F. Hostetter. Vinyar Tengwar 49 (June 2007), pp. 38–58.

‘Some Contributions to Middle English Lexicography’. Review of English Studies 1 (April 1925), pp. 210–15.

Works by Other Authors

Armstrong, Helen. Review of The Lord of the Rings: A Reader’s Companion. Amon Hen 199 (May 2006), pp. 24–5.

Doughan, David. Review of The Lord of the Rings: A Reader’s Companion. Amon Hen 199 (May 2006), p. 23.

Dubs, Kathleen. ‘No Laughing Matter’. Middle-earth and Beyond: Essays on the World of J.R.R. Tolkien. Ed. by Kathleen Dubs and Janka Kaščákova. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010. pp. 105–23.

Gilliver, Peter M., Jeremy Marshall, and Edmund Weiner. The Ring of Words: Tolkien and the Oxford English Dictionary. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006.

Holmes, John R. ‘“Like Heathen Kings”: Religion as Palimpsest in Tolkien’s Fiction’. The Ring and the Cross: Christianity and the Writings of J.R.R. Tolkien. Ed. by Paul E. Kerry. Madison, New Jersey: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 2011. pp. 119–44.

Honegger, Thomas. ‘The Rohirrim: “Anglo-Saxons on Horseback”? An Inquiry into Tolkien’s Use of Sources’. Tolkien and His Sources: Critical Essays. Ed. by Jason Fisher. Jefferson, North Carolina: McFarland, 2011. pp. 116–32.

Johannesson, Nils-Lennart. ‘The Speech of the Individual and of the Community in The Lord of the Rings’. News from the Shire and Beyond: Studies on Tolkien. Ed. by Peter Buchs and Thomas Honegger. Zurich: Walking Tree Publishers, 1997. pp. 11–47.

Kaščákova, Janka. ‘“It Snowed Food and Rained Drink” in The Lord of the Rings’. Middle-earth and Beyond: Essays on the World of J.R.R. Tolkien. Ed. by Kathleen Dubs and Janka Kaščákova. Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2010. pp. 91–104.

Kilby, Clyde S., and Dick Plotz. ‘Many Meetings with Tolkien’. Niekas 19 (c. 1968), pp. 39–40.

Lambengolmor Tolkien linguistics forum. http://tech.groups.yahoo.com/group/lambengolmor.

Larsen, Kristine. ‘A Definitive Identification of Tolkien’s “Borgil”: An Astronomical and Literary Approach’. Tolkien Studies 2 (2005), pp. 161–70.

Lee, Stuart D. ‘Manuscripts: Use, and Using’. A Companion to J.R.R. Tolkien. Ed. by Stuart D. Lee. Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley Blackwell, 2014. pp. 56–76.

——, and Elizabeth Solopova. The Keys of Middle-earth: Discovering Medieval Literature through the Fiction of J.R.R. Tolkien. Houndmills, Basingtoke, Hampshire: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005.

Leibiger, Carol A. ‘Charms’. J.R.R. Tolkien Encyclopedia: Scholarship and Critical Assessment. Ed. by Michael D.C. Drout. New York: Routledge, 2006.  pp. 91–3.

Nicholas, Angela P. Aragorn: J.R.R. Tolkien’s Undervalued Hero. Gamlingay, Sandy, Bedfordshire: Authors OnLine/Bright Pen, 2012.

Pettit, Edward. ‘J.R.R. Tolkien’s Use of an Old English Charm’. Mallorn 40 (November 2002), pp. 39–44.

Phelpstead, Carl. Tolkien and Wales: Language, Literature and Identity. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2011.

Rateliff, John D. The History of the Hobbit. London: HarperCollins, 2007. 2 vols.: Part One: Mr. Baggins; Part Two: Return to Bag-End.

Reading Room forum. http://newboards.theonering.net/forum/gforum/perl/gforum.cgi?forum=9

Riga, Frank P. ‘Gandalf and Merlin: J.R.R. Tolkien’s Adoption and Transformation of a Literary Tradition’. Mythlore 27, nos. 1/2, whole nos. 103/104 (Fall/Winter 2008), pp. 21–44.

Scandinavian Folk-Lore: Illustrations of the Traditional Beliefs of the Northern Peoples. Selected and translated by William A. Craigie. Paisley: Alexander Gardner, 1896.

Shippey, Tom. ‘History in Words: Tolkien’s Ruling Passion’. The Lord of the Rings, 1954–2004: Scholarship in Honor of Richard E. Blackwelder. Ed. by Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull. Milwaukee: Marquette University Press, 2006. pp. 25–39.

Stephen, Elizabeth M. Hobbit to Hero: The Making of Tolkien’s King. Moreton-in-Marsh: ADC Publications, 2012.

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