The hobbits moved and stretched. Two of the figures halted. The third was taller than the others: his hair was long and gleaming and on his helm was a crown.
The hobbits moved and stretched. The Moon is rising: it must be getting late. For a breathless time they sat there, silent and alert, with their backs turned to the wood-fire, each gazing into the shadows that encircled them. There was no sound or movement in the night. In one hand he held a long sword, and in the other a knife; both the knife and the hand that held it glowed with a pale light.
The Long Twentieth Century book. I have no problem with the first two points. At the same time, it was only a golden age for a select minority of the globe's population. As Arrighi demonstrates (see, especially, 306-07) the unprecedented growth and relative equality of first world societies by the military keynesianism of the US security state. Most flagrantly, the genocidal firebombing of Korea in the fifties and then Indochina in the sixties provided the world economy with the necessary boom to stay prosperous and afloat.
The book of the century. Hugely ambitious in scope, The Lord of the Rings occupies an uncomfortable position in 20th century literature. Tolkien's epic-poses a stern challenge to modern literature and its defenders.
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In which, by the narration of the story of my uncle Benjamin’s great misfortune, some light is thrown on the blood-selling mystery. Chapter III. In which the reader is made acquainted with an occurrence which happened on a memorable Friday. Chapter IV. In which work is cut out for the undertaker, and my father refuses to be comforted. Chapter V. In which my father endeavours to explain to me the meaning of the words death and never
In 1840, times were hard for Bentley Harcourt. Kingsley read the story with mounting excitement
In 1840, times were hard for Bentley Harcourt. He had a farm in Yorkshire, but it didn’t make money. He wanted to marry but decided to wait until better times came along. The magazine promised to pay the legal expenses of anyone who could claim to be a descendant and who might be entitled to the fortune. Kingsley read the story with mounting excitement.
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But Tolkien's immense intellect and erudition is not the source of success;without his storytelling gift, The Lord of the Rings would be little more than a curiosity.