The lord of the rings the complete trilogy
by Tolkien, J. R. R. 1892-1973.
|Format:||Book on CD 2008|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 2 copies|
Widely regarded as a broadcasting landmark, this thrilling dramatization by Brian Sibley and Michael Bakewell boasts a truly outstanding cast, including Ian Holm, Michael Hordern, Robert Stephens, and John Le Mesurier. Tolkien s tale relates the perilous attempt by Frodo Baggins and company to defeat the evil Saruman and dispose of the Ruling Ring.
Brian Sibley, one of the original dramatists, wrote the opening and closing narration for the character of Frodo, played by Ian Holm, who now stars as Bilbo in the feature films based on "The Lord of the Rings.""
Contentsbk. 1. The fellowship of the ring
bk 2. The two towers
bk. 3 The return of the king
Bonus musical score.
Published ReviewsPublisher's Weekly Review: "
Baggins, Bilbo -- Drama.
Middle Earth (Imaginary place) -- Drama.
Fantasy radio programs.
Live sound recordings.
|Publisher|| North Kingstown, RI :BBC Audiobooks America,2008
|Other Titles|| Fellowship of the ring.
Return of the king.
Holm, Ian, 1931-2020
Hordern, Michael, 1911-1995.
Stephens, Robert, 1931-1995.
Oliver, Stephen, 1950-1992.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Fellowship of the ring.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Two towers.
Tolkien, J. R. R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. Return of the king.
BBC Audiobooks America.
Ian Holm (Frodo Baggins), Michael Hordern (Gandalf), Robert Stephens (Aragorn), John Le Mesurier (Bilbo Baggins).
Music composed and conducted by Stephen Oliver.
Originally broadcast on BBC Radio in 1981.
Accompanying material may include a fold-out version of Christopher Tolkien's original Middle Earth map.
12 audio discs (13 hr., 15 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.