This is a guide to all the living creatures — both flora and fauna — that inhabit J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-earth and Undying Lands. It is complete with descriptive text, both black and white and color illustrations, maps, a chronology, and a special index referring readers back to Tolkien’s original works. All 129 races identified are clearly explained in terms of their physical appearance, language, behavior.
A Tolkien Bestiary – David Kay 1998
Gramercy Books, 1998
Dust Jacket, Illustrated
A sumptuous book into J.R.R. Tolkien’s world. Profusely illustrated by a dozen illustrators: Ian Miller, Michael Foreman, Allan Curless, Lidia Postma, John Blanche, Pauline Martine, Sue Porter, Linda garland, Jaroslav Bradac, Victor Ambrus and John Davis.
A Fine book in a Fine DJ.