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Letter 251

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==Summary==
 
==Summary==
This letter, to [[Priscilla Tolkien]], was written four days after the death of [[C.S. Lewis]], on [[November 26]], [[1963]]. Tolkien tells her of Lewis' funeral service, which he attended with [[Christopher Tolkien]], [[James Dundas-Grant]], [[Robert Havard]], [[Owen Barfield]] and several others.  
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Tolkien tells [[Priscilla Tolkien|Priscilla]] of the funeral service of [[C.S. Lewis]], who had died four days earlier. The service was attended by [[Christopher Tolkien]], [[James Dundas-Grant]], [[Robert Havard]], [[Owen Barfield]] and several others.  
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Revision as of 19:14, 31 August 2010

The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Letter 251
RecipientPriscilla Tolkien
DateNovember 26, 1963
Subject(s)C.S. Lewis' funeral.

Letter 251 is a letter written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien.

Summary

Tolkien tells Priscilla of the funeral service of C.S. Lewis, who had died four days earlier. The service was attended by Christopher Tolkien, James Dundas-Grant, Robert Havard, Owen Barfield and several others.