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Old July 28th, 2010, 9:12 am
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Re: Biweekly Book Thread #1

Originally Posted by MC
You could say that an artist's work does not appeal to everyone. Lord of the Rings appealed to me, when I was thirteen, because of the description. I could feel the quaintness of the Shire, the beauty of Rivendell, and the spleandor of Lothlorien.
I know what you mean! Tolkien's ability to translate his imagination into words has never failed to amaze me. I loved reading those parts. But I have to admit that when I was rereading FotR I realised how many pages were spent in such descriptions, and of course I did skip them to reach the parts with some action.


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