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Letter to Hilary Tolkien

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Hilary Tolkien 1971 is a letter from J.R.R. Tolkien to his brother Hilary, written some time in 1971.

  • Contents: Tolkien refers to the celebration of Guy Fawkes Night, and "one will notice the conspicuous use of some distinctly Tolkienian vernacular"[1].
  • Authenticity: Very High
  • Publication: An excerpt from the letter was published in Black and White Ogre Country.


  1. Jason Fisher, "Another of my reviews goes online" (Blog entry, retrieved July 17, 2010)