This period lies between the publication of Tolkien's best known works: and . While Tolkien spent a great deal of time working on both and the writngs that would eventually be published as , he was also writing and publishing a wide variety of other materials.
Within this section of the site there will be something of interest, no matter what your interests - , , , poetry, various "academic" items and some newspaper pieces.
Farmer Giles of Ham
The image opposite shows the opening paragraph of a book review by Tolkien, published in on 14 April 1946.