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Application for the Professorship of Anglo-Saxon. 1925
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Application for the Professorship of Anglo-Saxon. 1925An Application for the Rawlinson and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon in the University of Oxford by J.R.R. Tolkien, Professor of the English Language in the University of Leeds
J.R.R. Tolkien
25 June 1925
Privately Printed
Not illustrated
Hammond Page Ref.: p.354

A formal printed application for a professorship at Oxford, consisting of a letter to the Electors, a list of Tolkien's publications, and testimonials from seven distinguished colleagues: Lewis R. Farnell, Joseph Wright, Henry Bradley, M.E. Sadler, George Gordon, Allen Mawer and Lascelles Abercrombie.

The letter is reprinted in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien (1981) as Letter No. 7.

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