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Roverandom

£30.00

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For the first time on CD J R R Tolkien's novella about the adventures of a bewitched toy dog.While on holiday in 1925, four-year-old Michael Tolkien lost his beloved toy dog on the beach at Filey in Yorkshire. To console him, his father, J.R.R.Tolkien, improvised a story about Rover, a real dog who is magically transformed into a toy and is forced to seek out the wizard who wronged him in order to be returned to normal.This charming tale, peopled by a sand-sorcerer and a terrible dragon, by the king of the sea and the Man-in-the-Moon, went through several drafts over the years. Now, many years on, the adventures of Rover - or, for reasons that become clear in the story, 'Roverandom' - are published on CD the first time.

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Author(s):
J. R. R. Tolkien
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
125x142x10
EAN-13:
9780007175468
Edition:
Unabridged
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780007175468
Number of items:
1
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers

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For the first time on CD J R R Tolkien's novella about the adventures of a bewitched toy dog.While on holiday in 1925, four-year-old Michael Tolkien lost his beloved toy dog on the beach at Filey in Yorkshire. To console him, his father, J.R.R.Tolkien, improvised a story about Rover, a real dog who is magically transformed into a toy and is forced to seek out the wizard who wronged him in order to be returned to normal.This charming tale, peopled by a sand-sorcerer and a terrible dragon, by the king of the sea and the Man-in-the-Moon, went through several drafts over the years. Now, many years on, the adventures of Rover - or, for reasons that become clear in the story, 'Roverandom' - are published on CD the first time.

Author(s):
J. R. R. Tolkien
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
125x142x10
EAN-13:
9780007175468
Edition:
Unabridged
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-13:
9780007175468
Number of items:
1
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers

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