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Why do you think that Tolkien never completed The Lost Road?

What is the story of the genesis of The Lost Road?

What are three important differences and three important similarities between the Quenta Silmarillion manuscripts discussed in The Lost Road and Other Writings and the published Silmarillion?

Explain how The World was created.

What was The Fall of Numenor? How did it come about? What was the consequence of it?

What was The First Age of the World? How did it begin? How did it end?

What was The Second Age of the World? How did it begin? How did it end?

What did you find most informative about Christopher Tolkien's notes on the manuscripts and text fragments?

What was the theme of The Lost Road supposed to be?

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