The significance of the three strands of hair Galadriel gave to Gimli- a beautiful story. Please excuse the language. I almost didn't post due to the cussing. But it's just to nerdily beautiful not to post.
Modern take on the Lord of the Rings book covers, with each illustration capturing the key elements of the story line. The color choice is very appealing to the eye, giving a sense of depth to the imagery. A trilogy that was meant to be one book.