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Christie's 20th Century Books and Manuscripts 16 November 2001

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*The description for Lot 20 includes extracts from a [[George Sayer 28 November 1963|letter to George Sayer dated 28 November 1963]].
 
*The description for Lot 20 includes extracts from a [[George Sayer 28 November 1963|letter to George Sayer dated 28 November 1963]].
  
*The description for Lot 21 includes extracts from letters to George Sayer and his wife Moira, dating from [[George and Moira Sayer 7 August 1952|7 August 1952]] (also [[Moira Sayer 10 August 1952|to Moira Sayer, 10 August 1952]]) through to [[George and Moira Sayer 11 December 1971|11 December 1971]]. The lot also includes proof copies (corrected by Tolkien) of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' and ''Essays and Studies 1953'', together with various first edition copies of books by Tolkien.
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*The description for Lot 21 includes extracts from letters to George Sayer and his wife Moira, dating from [[George and Moira Sayer 7 August 1952|7 August 1952]] (also [[Moira Sayer 10 August 1952|to Moira Sayer, 10 August 1952]]) through to [[George and Moira Sayer 11 December 1971|11 December 1971]]. The lot also includes proof copies (corrected by Tolkien) of ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'' and [[Essays and Studies (1953)|''Essays and Studies'' (1953)]], together with various first edition copies of books by Tolkien.
  
 
Part of the 1963 letter and an annotated page from the proof copy of ''[[The Return of the King]]'' are reproduced in photographs.<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/details.php?reference=72190|articlename=20th-Century Books and Manuscripts. 2001|dated=|website=TB|accessed=22 June 2013}}</ref>
 
Part of the 1963 letter and an annotated page from the proof copy of ''[[The Return of the King]]'' are reproduced in photographs.<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/details.php?reference=72190|articlename=20th-Century Books and Manuscripts. 2001|dated=|website=TB|accessed=22 June 2013}}</ref>

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Christie's 20th Century Books and Manuscripts 16 November 2001
PublisherLondon: Christie's
Released2001
FormatAuction catalogue
ISBNNone

Christie's 20th Century Books and Manuscripts 16 November 2001 is an auction catalogue from Christie's (London). Two Tolkien-related lots are included:

Part of the 1963 letter and an annotated page from the proof copy of The Return of the King are reproduced in photographs.[1]

References

  1. "20th-Century Books and Manuscripts. 2001" , TolkienBooks.net (accessed 22 June 2013)