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Life of Joseph Wright. 1932
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Life of Joseph Wright. 1932The Life of Joseph Wright
E.M. Wright
Volume II
1st Edition 1932
Oxford University Press
Hardback in dustwrapper
Illustrations throughout
Hammond Page Ref.: p.354

Includes extracts from a letter by Tolkien to Joseph Wright dated 26 January 1925.

Wright had recently retired from his post as Professor of Comparative Philology at Oxford. Tolkien sends his best wishes and reveals that it was Wright’s works that had introduced him to philology as a schoolboy.

See page 651.

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