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J.R.R. Tolkien Calendar 1979

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J.R.R. Tolkien Calendar 1979
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PublisherLondon: George Allen & Unwin
FormatMailer/envelope (11 7/8 x 15 1/8 inches)

J.R.R. Tolkien Calendar 1979 features illustrations by J.R.R. Tolkien, with comments by Christopher Tolkien. Several of the illustrations were coloured by H.E. Riddett. The cover photographer was Billett Potter.[1]


  • January: "Three Dragons"
  • February: "The Hall at Bag-End, Residence of B. Baggins Esquire" (coloured by Riddett)
  • March: "Patterns (I)"
  • April: "The Elvenking's Gate (I)"
  • May: "Trees"
  • June: "The Three Trolls are Turned to Stone" (coloured by Riddett)
  • July: "Patterns (II)"
  • August: "Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves (I)"
  • September: "Floral Designs"
  • October: "Smaug Flies Around the Mountain"
  • November: "Flowering Tree with Friezes"
  • December: "Polar Bear had fallen from top to bottom onto his nose"


  1. TolkienBooks (accessed 7 June 2011)