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Humphrey Carpenter

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Humphrey Carpenter
Biographical information
BornApril 29, 1946
DiedJanuary 4, 2005
OccupationAuthor

Humphrey William Bouverie Carpenter (April 29, 1946 – January 4, 2005) wrote the Authorised Biography of J.R.R. Tolkien published by Allen & Unwin in 1977, and helped edit The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien, published in 1981. He died at the young age of 58 from heart failure.

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