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Back to previous page Record Number: 55535
Autograph Letters. 1980Catalogue of the Well-Known Collection of Autograph Letters, Historical Documents and Signed Photographs Formed Between 1930 and 1979 by the Late R.E.D. Rawlins Esq
Editor unknown
2-4 June 1980
ISBN: None
Auction catalogue
Photographs throughout
Hammond Page Ref.: p.387

Lot 1231 reproduces in facsimile an autograph statement by Tolkien:

"In all my works I take the part of the trees as against all their enemies."

This is an excerpt from Tolkien's 1972 letter to The Daily Telegraph.

The letter is reprinted in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien (1981) - Letter 339.

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