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Rare Books, Literary 1st Editions and Autographs. 1989Catalogue of Rare Books, Literary 1st Editions and Autographs
Edited by Ronald Belanske
c. March 1989
Ronald Belanske
New York
ISBN: None
Dealer’s catalogue
Not illustrated?
Hammond Page Ref.: p.359

A six page letter to G.E. Selby, undated but probably c.1955/6. The lot description includes extracts from the letter discussing allegory in The Lord of the Rings, its publication as a ‘trilogy’ and Charles Williams. Different extracts were published in Fine Books and Manuscripts (1984).

The letter is not included in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien (1981).

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