Suggests that certain scenes from Wells’s First Men in the Moon inspired the Khazad-dûm episode in Fellowship of the Ring.
"The Drums of Doom: H.G. Wells' First Men in the Moon and The Lord of the Rings,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 14
, Article 10.
Available at: https://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol14/iss3/10
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