|Farmer Giles of Ham (1949) [Short Story]|
by J. R. R. Tolkien
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A tale of the days when giants and dragons walked the kingdom, this tells the story of Farmer Giles of Ham who is fat, unheroic and red-bearded. But he is also fortunate and shrewd. When a large and stupid giant blunders into his fields it begins a surprising chain of events.
Original title: The Rise and Wonderful Adventures of Farmer Giles, Lord of Tame, Count of Worminghall and King of the Little Kingdom
Genre: Fairy Tales & Folklore→ Original Creations