The Third Unfinished Tales Discussion Reading Room

November 2013 - April 2014





The First Unfinished Tales Discussion of March 2002 - August 2002

The Second Unfinished Tales Discussion of July 2006 - October 2006

Part One: The First Age
('Tuor Coming to Gondolin' and 'Narn I Hin Hurin')


Part Two: The Second Age




Part Three: The Third Age

The Wainriders came on in little order, still exultant and singing songs of victory, seeing as yet no signs of any defenders to oppose them, until they found that the road into Gondor turned south into a narrow land of trees under the shadow of the dark Ephel Duath, where an army could march, or ride, in good order only down a great highway. Before them it ran on through a great cutting...

Here the text abruptly breaks off, and the notes and jottings for its continuation are for the most part illegible.
- i. "The Northmen and the Wainriders"
Cirion and Eorl and the Friendship of Gondor and Rohan,


Part Four: Essays