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Poems and Songs of Middle Earth. 1967Poems and Songs of Middle Earth
Words by J.R.R. Tolkien
Music by Donald Swann
1st Issue 1967*
London / New York
TC 1231
LP Record
Sleeve illustration by Pauline Baynes
Hammond Page Ref.: p.384

* Both sleeve and record are dated 1967, but the record was not issued in the UK until Spring 1968.

Includes J.R.R. Tolkien reading:

1. The Adventures of Tom Bombadil
2. The Mewlips
3. The Hoard
4. Perry-the-Winkle
5. The Man in the Moon Came Down Too Soon
6. The Sea-Bell
7. A Elbereth Gilthoniel

Also includes Donald Swann and William Elvin performing The Road Goes Ever On song cycle.

The sleeve includes notes by W.H. Auden.

In Autumn 1967 the record was issued in the United States in a similar sleeve.

Only the first issues of Tolkien recordings are included in the bibliography at present - Further details will appear at a later date.

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