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Lot 392
TOLKIEN (J.R.R.) Autograph lettercard signed ("J.R.R. Tolkien")
Sold for £478 (US$ 750) inc. premium

Lot Details
TOLKIEN (J.R.R.)
Autograph lettercard signed ("J.R.R. Tolkien"), to Deirdre Levinson, making elaborate arrangements for an hour's tutorial ("...Could you come and see me at about 11.30 (or a little before) on Thursday? You will find Mr W.O. Evans as usual, since I think you dislike an hour as early as 10.15 or so. He may do, but it's good for him...days from Wed. before full term (Coll Meeting) through first week are hectic, and were made worse by extra incursion. I hope all goes tolerably well with you..."), two pages, 16mo, on a Merton lettercard, autograph envelope, Merton College, 28 April 1956

Footnotes

  • For a set of The Lord of the Rings inscribed to Deirdre Levinson, see lot 216.
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