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Britt G. Hallqvist

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'''Britt G. Hallqvist''' ([[February 14]], [[1914]] -  [[March 20]], [[1997]]) was a Swedish author and translator.
 
'''Britt G. Hallqvist''' ([[February 14]], [[1914]] -  [[March 20]], [[1997]]) was a Swedish author and translator.
  
In [[1962]], she did the second Swedish translation of [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s ''[[The Hobbit]]'' (''Bilbo - En hobbits äventyr'' ["Bilbo: An Hobbit's Adventures"]).
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In [[1962]], she did the second Swedish translation of [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s ''[[The Hobbit]]'' (''Bilbo - En hobbits äventyr'' ["Bilbo: An Hobbit's Adventures"]; illustrated by [[Tove Jansson]]).
  
 
In [[1972]], she translated Tolkien's ''[[Smith of Wootton Major]]'' (''Sagan om Smeden och stjärnan'' ["The Tale of the Smith and the Star"]).
 
In [[1972]], she translated Tolkien's ''[[Smith of Wootton Major]]'' (''Sagan om Smeden och stjärnan'' ["The Tale of the Smith and the Star"]).
  
 
[[CATEGORY:Translators|Andersson, Erik]]
 
[[CATEGORY:Translators|Andersson, Erik]]

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Britt G. Hallqvist (February 14, 1914 - March 20, 1997) was a Swedish author and translator.

In 1962, she did the second Swedish translation of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Hobbit (Bilbo - En hobbits äventyr ["Bilbo: An Hobbit's Adventures"]; illustrated by Tove Jansson).

In 1972, she translated Tolkien's Smith of Wootton Major (Sagan om Smeden och stjärnan ["The Tale of the Smith and the Star"]).