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Costume and Armour of the Peoples of Arda by Certh

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An in-depth look into the dress of the peoples of Arda.

Categories: Research, Essay--Canon
Characters: None
Genres: Essay (non-fiction), Research (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: Multi-age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 3488    |    Read Count: 320
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 11/28/16    |    Published: 11/28/16
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Shieldmaidens In Rohan by Certh

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A piece examining the nature of Tolkien's shieldmaidens.

Categories: Essay--Canon, Research
Characters: Rohirrim: Éowyn
Genres: Essay (non-fiction), Research (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1422    |    Read Count: 316
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/24/16    |    Published: 08/24/16
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Diminutive Name-Forms In Arda by Certh

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An in-depth look into pet-forms as used in JRR Tolkien's legendarium.

Categories: Research, Essay--Canon
Characters: None
Genres: Essay (non-fiction), Research (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2303    |    Read Count: 828
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 03/04/16    |    Published: 03/04/16
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Titles and Forms of Address In JRR Tolkien's Legendarium by Certh

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An in-depth look into the titles and forms of address used in JRR Tolkien's legendarium.

Categories: Essay--Canon, Research
Characters: None
Genres: Essay (non-fiction), Research (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2810    |    Read Count: 1236
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 01/26/16    |    Published: 01/26/16
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Alfirin, Simbelmynë, Uilos: One and the Same or Different? by Certh

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Almost every encyclopaedia focusing on JRR Tolkien's legendarium states that these three terms are simply different names for the same flower. This short essay compares all the available information we have on the subject.

Categories: Research
Characters: None
Genres: Essay (non-fiction), Research (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1350    |    Read Count: 639
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/08/15    |    Published: 09/08/15
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The Shire Calendar by Dreamflower

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Tree and Flower Awards, Research, Third Place

A resource for those who wish to make use of the calendar JRRT devised for the Shire, it includes information about the names of the days and months, as well as the calendar as presented in Appendix C, with addtitions. Chapter 2 includes the years in which Shire Elections took place, and also the years in which an Overlithe occurred at Midsummer.

 

Categories: Research
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Research (non-fiction)
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 2    |    Word count: 2136    |    Read Count: 2055
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 05/30/14    |    Published: 10/17/09
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Feature The Importance of Being Bilbo by Dreamflower

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MEFA 2008 HM

Bilbo is sometimes undervalued as a character, and his Adventure considered "less important" than Frodo's-- but would Frodo have ever had his own adventure without Bilbo?

 

Categories: Essay--Canon, The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, Research, The Lord of the Rings, History of Middle-earth
Characters: Hobbit: Baggins: Bilbo
Genres: Character study, Essay (non-fiction), Research (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: 3-Third Age: late
Warnings: None
Series: Bilbo Baggins, Esquire
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1833    |    Read Count: 1390
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/07/10    |    Published: 02/07/10
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Feature Creativity as an Emulation of the Creator. A Christian Perspective on Tolkien by Virtuella

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A theologian's analysis of the oft-repeated claim that LOTR is a Christian book.

Categories: The Lord of the Rings, Research, The Silmarillion
Characters: None
Genres: Essay (non-fiction)
Places: None
Times: None
Warnings: None
Series: Virtuella's Idiosyncratic Literary Criticisms
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 2319    |    Read Count: 1588
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 02/04/10    |    Published: 02/04/10
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Feature Hobbit Names and Naming Conventions by Dreamflower

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2012 Tree & Flower awards; 1st place research

A look at the naming traditions of the hobbits of the Shire, as well as a comprehensive list of hobbit surnames and first names from canon and quasi-canon sources.

Categories: The Hobbit, Research, The Lord of the Rings, History of Middle-earth
Characters: As a Group: Hobbits
Genres: Essay (non-fiction), Research (non-fiction)
Places: The Shire
Times: 3-Third Age, 4-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 5444    |    Read Count: 69434
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 09/06/09    |    Published: 09/06/09
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Fired Anew by Larner

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It is said that at the End of All things Feanor shall at last emerge from the Halls of Mandos, and the three Silmarils will be brought to him that he might merge with them, and through the power released shall be instrumental in aiding in the final victory over Morgoth. 

How shall she who was his wife and beloved greet her husband when this event comes, to aid him to choose properly for the fulfillment and protection of all of Creation?

Categories: Research, The Silmarillion
Characters: None
Genres: Character study, Drama, Romance-het
Places: Other place in Arda
Times: 5-Post-Fourth Age
Warnings: None
Series: None
Chapters: 1    |    Word count: 1995    |    Read Count: 1425
Completed: Yes    |    Updated: 08/03/09    |    Published: 08/03/09
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