|The Invented Worlds of J.R.R. Tolkien.
Edited by Annemarie Sawkins.
1st Edition 2004.
Illustrated by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Page Ref.: None.
A catalogue produced to accompany an exhibition of drawings and original manuscripts from the Marquette University Collection. It includes:
Illustration - The first draft version of the first page of The Book of Mazarbul.
Manuscript page - includes the first draft version of Thror's Map.
Illustration - Isengard & Orthanc.
Manuscript page - includes the earliest sketch of the inscription and signs on the Doors of Durin.
Manuscript page - The Ring Verse in Tolkien's characteristic handwriting, and also in tengwar.
Illustration - A page from Mr. Bliss - So he turned sharp to the right at the next turning, and ran straight into Mr.Day.
Manuscript page - includes a plan of Minas Tirith, and a topographical plan of the city and the surrounding mountains.
Illustration - A code letter from Tolkien to Father Francis Morgan.
Illustration - Cave paintings from The Father Christmas Letters.
Manuscript page - A synoptic time scheme used while writing The Lord of the Rings. It summarises the movements of characters between the 13th and 17th of March.
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