History of Tolkien Publications

Timeline created by aostlund
  • The Hobbit

    The Hobbit
    Published in 1937, the first book in the Lord of the Rings series.
  • The Silmarillion

    The Silmarillion
    Published along side The Hobbit telling the tales of the First Age of Middle Earth.
  • The Fellowship of the Ring

    The Fellowship of the Ring
    The first of the core Lord of the Rings trilogy.
  • The Two Towers

    The Two Towers
    Published later in the same year as The Fellowship of the Ring.
  • The Return of the King

    The Return of the King
    The final installation in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.