Fifty New Poems for Children
|Fifty New Poems for Children|
|Publisher||Oxford: Basil Blackwell|
|Released||1st Edition 1922|
Fifty New Poems for Children is a book which includes J.R.R. Tolkien's poem "Goblin Feet". The publisher erroneously ascribed the poem to "J.R.R. Tolkein" (in the table of contents, above the poem and in the index).
Although the book does not give a publication date, 1922 can be assumed. It contains pieces published in 1922 and a copy with a January 1923 dated inscription has been seen. The British Library catalogues also list it as 1922, and the book was advertised in the Asiatic Review of April 1922.
Reprinted in 1924 & 1929.
American editions have been seen published by Bretano’s (undated) and Appleton & Co. (1924).
- ↑ Fifty New Poems for Children at Tolkien Library
- ↑ However, Pieter Collier dates the publication to 1924. See here (external link).
- ↑ LOTR Fanatics Plaza (external link).