Illustrations from Chapter I, by Alan Lee, reproduced without permission solely for purposes of discussion on

Plate I: Hurin and Huor are flown to the hidden Elvish city of Gondolin by the eagles.


Frontispiece: Turin, age eight, receives an Elvish knife as a present from his father.


Endpiece: Hurin rides off to war, to fight in what will be called "The Battle of Unnumbered Tears".