Essays Tagged: "Lonely Mountain"

Personal opinion of The Hobbit by Tolkien

of the King under theMountain. The Lake Men gave the dwarves food andsupplies for their journey up Lonely Mountain. When thedwarves found the secret door, the dwarves sent Bilbo inalong. Only because ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.7 Jan/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The hobbit" by J.R.R Tolkien

to Gandalf the wizard and thirteen dwarves. The dwarves, with Gandalf's help, plan to travel to the Lonely Mountain to recover the treasure that a dragon named Smaug stole from their people long ago. ... a part of him does yearn for adventure, and so one spring morning he finds himself setting out for Lonely Mountain with Gandalf and the thirteen dwarves. He does not prove very helpful at first. But ...

(3 pages) 108 1 3.2 Apr/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien

ug is slain, which causes destruction of this place, causing the Battle of the 5 Armies to begin.h) Lonely Mountain - this is where the adventurer's journey ends. It is also the place where the last e ... to the fact that he was a descendant of the leader of Dane, a town that was located at the foot of Lonely Mountain, that suffered the wrath of Smaug, when he arrived at Lonely Mountain.Smaug - a very ...

(20 pages) 314 6 4.2 Oct/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Hobbit" by J.R.R Tolkien. Complete summary of plot, characters, setting, etc

imprisonment.Thorin- He is the most important dwarf. His father was the king under the mountain of Lonely Mountain. After the fall of his kingdom, the treasure that belonged to his father was lost to ... rds them led to the cause the Battle of the Five Armies.Smaug- He is the evil dragon who takes over Lonely Mountain and all its gold within it. He is stirred from his sleep by Bilbo and while trying t ...

(4 pages) 68 0 3.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Hobbit, by J.R.R. Tolkien, was a novel about manners. This essay helps define why manners was significant to the impact of the story.

em out of his home. If Bilbo had simply declined, the dwarves would have never made it alive to the Lonely Mountain without Bilbo's assistance. As a result, Bilbo's decision of accepting the dwarves' ...

(2 pages) 46 0 3.3 Jun/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Hobbit: Biblo Baggins Character Growth.

e dungeons of the Wood-elves, and when he finds enough confidence in himself to enter the tunnel in Lonely Mountain alone. Each of these situations clearly defines Bilbo's increasing growth and his cl ... d get it over..."With Bilbo's esteem, confidence, and bravery he does it and finds at the bottom of Lonely Mountain a great treasure of gold and jewels, with Smaug sound asleep on top of it all. Bilbo ...

(4 pages) 60 0 4.0 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Hobbit

HobbitThe Hobbit who led the Dwarves to the Lonely Mountain to reclaim their treasure from the dragon Smaug. He found the One Ring in Gollum's c ... he Mountain, t hough he was killed in combat in the battle of five Armies. SMAUG: The dragon of the Lonely Mountain who hordes the treasure he stole from the dwarves of Dale. GOLLUM: He is perfect exa ... rrel up the river to Lake-town and free dom. In Lake-town they get more supplies and venture to the Lonely Mountain. On the mountain they heard a thrush drop a snail to the rocks. Recalling what Beorn ...

(6 pages) 21 0 5.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Hobbit

es to join the party after all. Gandalf reveals a key and a map of their journey, which ends at the Lonely Mountain. It is there that the treasure of Thorins' ancestors is guarded by Smaug. The quest ... rrels up the river to Lake-town and freedom. In Lake-town they get more supplies and venture to the Lonely Mountain. On the mountain they heard a thrush drop a snail to the rocks. Recalling what Beorn ...

(5 pages) 16 0 0.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien

Gloin, Nori, Ori, Dori, Balin ,Dwalin,Bifur, Bofur en Bombur. Zij willen hun schat en hun huis de 'Lonely Mountain' terug hebben. De draak Smaug heeft hun grootvader, die toen koning was, van Thorin ... vertrekt samen met Gandalf en dertien dwergen op expeditie, met als doel het huis van de dwergen; 'Lonely Mountain' terug te winnen. Bilbo ontdekt dat hij heel wat meer kan dat hij denkt, en hij doet ...

(6 pages) 20 0 5.0 Oct/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Hobbit" by J.R.R. Tolkien.

taken, but never forgotten treasure. The last evil dragon, Smaug, who overtook the dwarf kingdom of Lonely Mountain many years ago, took this desired treasure. Bilbo wanted not to go, but with his, al ... g under the Mountain, as he was known. Thorin was now the rightful King and heir of the treasure of Lonely Mountain for he gave the explanations. Bilbo listened intently as the dwarves sang songs and ...

(8 pages) 25 0 3.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Hobbit"

mplete the task. Through all the troubles and danger they faced, the dwarves finally made it to the Lonely Mountain. "We shall claim all the wealth for the dwarves!" Thorin said. When the party, met u ...

(3 pages) 14 0 1.0 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

"The Hobbit": A Dragon's Curse

taken, but never forgotten treasure. The last evil dragon, Smaug, who overtook the dwarf kingdom of Lonely Mountain many years ago, took this desired treasure. Bilbo wanted not to go, but with his, al ... g under the Mountain, as he was known. Thorin was now the rightful King and heir of the treasure of Lonely Mountain for he gave the explanations. Bilbo listened intently as the dwarves sang songs and ...

(8 pages) 11 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Hobbit.1

a character named Smaug stole. To reclaim their treasure they have to travel a long distance to the Lonely Mountain where Smaug is hiding . Throughout their journey they encounter many life-hindering ...

(5 pages) 305 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Hobbit

tains. There, he broods over his "precious," a magic ring.Smaug, the great dragon that lives in the Lonely Mountain, heard of the treasure that the dwarves had amassed in the mountain under Thror's re ... ed as a "burglar" by a group of dwarves. These dwarves, led by Thorin Oakenshield, are going to the Lonely Mountain in the East to reclaim their family's treasure from the great dragon Smaug. Along th ...

(4 pages) 10 0 4.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Hobbit, The

is about Bilbo Baggins, a Hobbit, who goes on an adventure with some other Hobbits. They travel to Lonely Mountain to get their land back from an evil dragon.Bilbo's adventures all started when he wa ... started when he was sitting outside one day and a wizard named Gandalf asked him to go with them to Lonely Mountain to help steal back the treasure and land that Smaug (the evil dragon) had stolen fro ...

(1 pages) 7 0 0.0 Dec/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Hobbit

y, To win our harps and gold from him"(p.28)! Long ago, Thorin's grandfather reigned over the Lonely Mountain, and became known as the King Under the Mountain. The dwarves became rich, and the n ... ves. The group is lead to the house of Elrond, the elf king. Elrond asks to see Thorin's map of the lonely mountain, for the company did not fully understand it. Thorin had received the map from Ganda ...

(8 pages) 625 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

Babbit vs. the hobbit

es, each dealing with his loyalty and service to the dwarves. One example of such a test was at the Lonely Mountain just before the Battle of Five Armies. Bilbo had stolen the Arkenstone from Thrain a ...

(3 pages) 446 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Hobbit

ing east across the Misty Mountains and through the great forest of Mirkwood to the area around the Lonely Mountain, which includes the Desolation of Smaug, Lake-town, and the ruins of the town of Dal ... hobbit into a true hero.In the first sub-plot, the group of dwarves, who set out on a quest to the Lonely Mountain, is the protagonist. They are eager to recover the treasures of their ancestors.In t ...

(10 pages) 16 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Hobbit

ard named Gandalf, he is hired as a "burglar" by a group of dwarves. These dwarves are going to the Lonely Mountain in the East to reclaim their family's treasure from the great dragon Smaug. Along th ...

(4 pages) 495 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien

arves, the most important ones were Thorin and Balin. Thorin was the grandson of the King Under the Lonely Mountain, far to the east of the Misty Mountains, which made him the rightful heir to the tre ... le-earth’s history, since he was a part of it, and aids our heroes in deciphering a map of the Lonely Mountain and some mysterious runes etched on swords.After being captured by Goblins, Bilbo ge ...

(14 pages) 18 1 4.0 Mar/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Comparative Essays