Tolkien Monster Encyclopedia
by Calle Mattsson
This page is devoted to
the monsters and races belonging to darkness.
Here you will find Orcs, Goblins, Balrogs
and many more fearsome creatures.
According to the lore of hobbits, an evil
race of cannibal spirits called the mewlips settled in certain
of Middle-earth. Hoarding phantoms very like the dreaded barrow-wights
they seemed, but they made their homes in foul and dank swamps.
in their lands always walked in peril, for many were said to be waylaid
by these beings.