Hardcover: 1020 pages
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt; First Edition edition (November 2, 2006)
Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6.4 x 1.9 inches
Shipping Weight: 2.4 pounds
The bulk of this book consists of a chronological account of Tolkien’s life. It includes a large number of quotations from letters written by Tolkien together with extracts from some of his diaries, papers in various archives and libraries, and from other unpublished or hard to find sources.
Also included are some useful listings of Tolkien’s writings, art and poetry.