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Rawlinson and Bosworth Professor of Anglo-Saxon

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[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] held the '''Rawlinson and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon''' at the [[University of Oxford]] from 1925 to 1945. [[Letter 7]] is his formal letter of application to the Chair.
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[[J.R.R. Tolkien]] held the '''Rawlinson and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon''' at the [[University of Oxford]] from 1925 to 1945. In this post he was preceded by [[William Craigie]] and succeeded by fellow [[Inklings|Inkling]] [[Charles Leslie Wrenn]].
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Tolkien's formal letter of application for the Chair was published as [[Letter 7]] in ''[[The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien]]''.
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Latest revision as of 16:23, 11 August 2010

J.R.R. Tolkien held the Rawlinson and Bosworth Professorship of Anglo-Saxon at the University of Oxford from 1925 to 1945. In this post he was preceded by William Craigie and succeeded by fellow Inkling Charles Leslie Wrenn.

Tolkien's formal letter of application for the Chair was published as Letter 7 in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien.