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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: The Council Of Elrond

(Updated on 26/05/2015) This is the longest chapter in the entire story, so a lot to cover. It’s the second exposition chapter, after “The Shadow of the Past”, and we’re setting up a large part of the rest of the … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: Three Is Company

(Updated 17/03/15) A few weeks have passed “in-universe” but we start pretty much where we left off, with Frodo and Gandalf discussing the more delicate details of the coming quest. “The Shadow Of The Past” was for grand pronouncements but you really … Continue reading

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The Lord Of The Rings, Chapter By Chapter: The Shadow Of The Past

(Updated on 10/03/15) “The Shadow of the Past” is the first of two main exposition chapters, the other, of course, being Book Two’s “The Council of Elrond“. I would consider this one more important because, at this early stage, the … Continue reading

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