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American Notes and Queries. 1978American Notes and Queries Supplement
Studies in English and American Literature

Edited by John L. Cutler and Lawrence S. Thompson
Volume 1, 1978
The Whitson Publishing Company
ISBN 0878751394
Not illustrated
Hammond Page Ref.: p.360

Includes Jared Lobdell’s article A Medieval Proverb in The Lord of the Rings. The article quotes from a letter from Tolkien to Lobdell dated 31 July 1964 in which he discusses the proverb Third time pays for all and its variants.

See pp.330-331.

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

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