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Letter 4

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==Summary==
 
==Summary==
This fragment of a letter was sent on [[March 2]], [[1915]], to [[Edith Tolkien|Edith]]. Tolkien states he has been working on his "nonsense fairy language". He tells her he longs to work on it but he holds himself back because he realizes it is such a "mad hobby".
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This fragment of a letter was sent on [[1916#March|2 March 1916]], to [[Edith Tolkien|Edith]]. Tolkien states he has been working on his "[[Quenya|nonsense fairy language]]". He tells her he longs to work on it but he holds himself back because he believes it "such a mad hobby".
 
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Revision as of 09:03, 4 August 2010

The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Letter 4
RecipientEdith Bratt
Date2 March 1916
Subject(s)Quenya

Letter 4 is a letter written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien.

Summary

This fragment of a letter was sent on 2 March 1916, to Edith. Tolkien states he has been working on his "nonsense fairy language". He tells her he longs to work on it but he holds himself back because he believes it "such a mad hobby".