RSS iconTwitter iconFacebook icon

The Trek BBS title image

The Trek BBS statistics

Threads: 138,244
Posts: 5,348,402
Members: 24,611
Currently online: 662
Newest member: Tiberius Kirk

TrekToday headlines

Insight Editions Announces Three Trek Books For 2015
By: T'Bonz on Jul 24

To Be Takei Review by Spencer Blohm
By: T'Bonz on Jul 24

Mulgrew: Playing Red
By: T'Bonz on Jul 24

Hallmark 2015 Trek Ornaments
By: T'Bonz on Jul 24

Funko Mini Spock
By: T'Bonz on Jul 23

IDW Publishing Comic Preview
By: T'Bonz on Jul 23

A Baby For Saldana
By: T'Bonz on Jul 23

Klingon Beer Arrives In The US
By: T'Bonz on Jul 22

Star Trek: Prelude To Axanar
By: T'Bonz on Jul 22

Abrams Announces Star Wars: Force For Change Sweepstakes
By: T'Bonz on Jul 22


Welcome! The Trek BBS is the number one place to chat about Star Trek with like-minded fans. Please login to see our full range of forums as well as the ability to send and receive private messages, track your favourite topics and of course join in the discussions.

If you are a new visitor, join us for free. If you are an existing member please login below. Note: for members who joined under our old messageboard system, please login with your display name not your login name.


Go Back   The Trek BBS > Misc. Star Trek > Trek Literature

Trek Literature "...Good words. That's where ideas begin."

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old December 11 2013, 04:57 PM   #1
js
Captain
 
OT: Middle-Earth Envisioned

Forgive me if there's been a topic on this before, but since I just got my beautiful contributor's copy, I wanted to put in a quick thread in case anyone is looking for a good Christmas gift for the Tolkien fan in their life.

Recently released and co-authored by Paul Simpson and Brian J. Robb, Middle-Earth Envisioned: The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings: On Screen, On Stage and Beyond is a gorgeous coffee-table sized hardcover filled with art and text on the subject of the various interpretations and inspirations provided by JRR Tolkien's The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.

I'm not doing this book justice so go take a look at it online or in your local bookstore (if there still are any!) and read about some of the versions of Tolkien you may not have heard of from stage to screen as well as a look at the modern films.

And you may also notice some sidebar article contributions from some familiar names here. (I know I lurk here more than post these days but you'll recognize the other names. LOL)
__________________
I write, therefore I am.
js is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 12 2013, 09:41 PM   #2
Therin of Andor
Admiral
 
Therin of Andor's Avatar
 
Location: New Therin Park, Andor (via Australia)
View Therin of Andor's Twitter Profile
Re: OT: Middle-Earth Envisioned

js wrote: View Post
Forgive me if there's been a topic on this before, but since I just got my beautiful contributor's copy, I wanted to put in a quick thread in case anyone is looking for a good Christmas gift for the Tolkien fan in their life.
Hi Jill! I picked up my copy in Sydney, Australia, last night (Galaxy Bookshop) and my quick riffle was very exciting, but it's to be a birthday gift and I'm not allowed to look at it till Saturday.

Paul Simpson, it looks beautiful!
__________________
Thiptho lapth! Ian (Entire post is personal opinion)
The Andor Files @ http://andorfiles.blogspot.com/
http://therinofandor.blogspot.com/
Therin of Andor is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 13 2013, 04:56 PM   #3
js
Captain
 
Re: OT: Middle-Earth Envisioned

^Excellent! Hope you enjoy it! It is a really gorgeous book that Paul and Brian put together!

(And early happy birthday!)
__________________
I write, therefore I am.
js is offline   Reply With Quote
Old December 13 2013, 11:02 PM   #4
Therin of Andor
Admiral
 
Therin of Andor's Avatar
 
Location: New Therin Park, Andor (via Australia)
View Therin of Andor's Twitter Profile
Re: OT: Middle-Earth Envisioned

js wrote: View Post
^Excellent! Hope you enjoy it! It is a really gorgeous book that Paul and Brian put together!

(And early happy birthday!)
Thanks to the time-traveling abilities of all Australians, your greeting is perfectly timed!
__________________
Thiptho lapth! Ian (Entire post is personal opinion)
The Andor Files @ http://andorfiles.blogspot.com/
http://therinofandor.blogspot.com/
Therin of Andor is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump



All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:31 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
FireFox 2+ or Internet Explorer 7+ highly recommended.