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Letter to Miss Kilbride

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*'''Subject:''' Personal greetings. News of the hardships suffered that year and of his family, and complaining abut the state of Oxford in the age of Morris Motors.<ref name=Bonhams>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.bonhams.com/auctions/20137/lot/150/|articlename=Auction 20137: Lot 150: Tolkien, J.R.R.|dated=|website=[http://www.bonhams.com/ Bonhams.com]|accessed=2 June 2012}}</ref>
 
*'''Subject:''' Personal greetings. News of the hardships suffered that year and of his family, and complaining abut the state of Oxford in the age of Morris Motors.<ref name=Bonhams>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.bonhams.com/auctions/20137/lot/150/|articlename=Auction 20137: Lot 150: Tolkien, J.R.R.|dated=|website=[http://www.bonhams.com/ Bonhams.com]|accessed=2 June 2012}}</ref>
*'''Description:''' Postcard (reproducing in colours Josef Madlener's Heilige Familie), one page, closely written in a minute hand.<ref name=Bonhams/>
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*'''Description:''' Postcard (reproducing in colours [[Josef Madlener]]'s Heilige Familie), one page, closely written in a minute hand.<ref name=Bonhams/>
 
*'''Publication:''' A reproduction of and quotes from the letter appeared in the auction catalogue ''[[Bonhams Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs 12 June 2012]]''.
 
*'''Publication:''' A reproduction of and quotes from the letter appeared in the auction catalogue ''[[Bonhams Books, Maps, Manuscripts and Historical Photographs 12 June 2012]]''.
  
 
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Miss Kilbride 24 December 1938 is a letter from J.R.R. Tolkien to his friend and former student Miss (Katherine or Kitty) Kilbride, written on 24 December 1938.[1]

References

  1. "Tolkien Handwritten Postcard For Auction - Bonhams 12 June 2012" dated 29 May 2012, Tolkien Collector's Guide (accessed 02 June 2012)
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Auction 20137: Lot 150: Tolkien, J.R.R." , Bonhams.com (accessed 02 June 2012)