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==Summary==
 
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Tolkien reports to [[Christopher Tolkien|Christopher]] about various every day affairs, including meetings with [[C.S. Lewis]], [[Charles Williams]] and [[R.B. McCallum]]. He has found some time to work on ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'', and has now come near the end of Book IV.
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Tolkien reported to [[Christopher Tolkien|Christopher]] about various every day affairs, including meetings with [[C.S. Lewis]], [[Charles Williams]] and [[R.B. McCallum]]. He had found some time to work on ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'', and had come near the end of Book IV.  He wished Christopher was with him to perform the useful and pleasant work of completing the maps and typing.
 
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Latest revision as of 22:58, 9 June 2011

The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Letter 67
RecipientChristopher Tolkien
Date11 May 1944
Subject(s)Inklings, The Lord of the Rings

Letter 67 is a letter written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien.

[edit] Summary

Tolkien reported to Christopher about various every day affairs, including meetings with C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams and R.B. McCallum. He had found some time to work on The Lord of the Rings, and had come near the end of Book IV. He wished Christopher was with him to perform the useful and pleasant work of completing the maps and typing.