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Letter to Roger Verhulst (4 December 1967)

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'''Roger Verhulst 4 December 1967''' is a [[Letters not published in "The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien"|letter]] from [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] to [[Roger Verhulst]], written on [[December 4]], [[1967]].<ref>[http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/dmiller/CLP0125.htm Lot of correspondence between J.R.R. Tolkien and Roger Verhulst] at [[Tolkien Library]] (accessed 31 October 2010)</ref>
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'''Roger Verhulst 4 December 1967''' is a [[Letters not published in "The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien"|letter]] from [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] to [[Roger Verhulst]], written on [[4 December|December 4]], [[1967]].<ref>[http://www.tolkienlibrary.com/dmiller/CLP0125.htm Lot of correspondence between J.R.R. Tolkien and Roger Verhulst] at [[Tolkien Library]] (accessed 31 October 2010)</ref>
  
 
*'''Contents:''' Tolkien thanks Mr. Verhulst for sending him two copies of [[C.S. Lewis]]'s ''[[Letters to an American Lady]]'', which he finds deeply interesting, and mentions that he is now recovering from an illness.
 
*'''Contents:''' Tolkien thanks Mr. Verhulst for sending him two copies of [[C.S. Lewis]]'s ''[[Letters to an American Lady]]'', which he finds deeply interesting, and mentions that he is now recovering from an illness.
 
*'''Authenticity:''' High<ref>[[Wayne G. Hammond]] and [[Christina Scull]] (2006), ''[[The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide]]: Chronology'', p. 712 (cf. entry for c. 3 December 1967)</ref>
 
*'''Authenticity:''' High<ref>[[Wayne G. Hammond]] and [[Christina Scull]] (2006), ''[[The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide]]: Chronology'', p. 712 (cf. entry for c. 3 December 1967)</ref>
*'''Publication:''' None. A description of the letter has been provided in ''[[W.H. Auden: A Legacy]]'' and on the website [[Tolkien Library]].
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*'''Publication:''' None. A description of the letter has been provided in ''[[W.H. Auden: A Legacy]]'' and on the website [[Tolkien Library]]. A description of the letter has appeared in the catalogue ''Christie's Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts 28 November 2011'' (lot 258).
 
*'''Description:''' One page, 76 Sandfield Road, Oxford letterhead, signed by J.R.R. Tolkien.
 
*'''Description:''' One page, 76 Sandfield Road, Oxford letterhead, signed by J.R.R. Tolkien.
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
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*[[Rod Jellema 1966]]
 
*[[Roger Verhulst 9 March 1966]]
 
*[[Roger Verhulst 9 March 1966]]
 
*[[Roger Verhulst 8 April 1966]]
 
*[[Roger Verhulst 8 April 1966]]
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Roger Verhulst 4 December 1967 is a letter from J.R.R. Tolkien to Roger Verhulst, written on December 4, 1967.[1]

  • Contents: Tolkien thanks Mr. Verhulst for sending him two copies of C.S. Lewis's Letters to an American Lady, which he finds deeply interesting, and mentions that he is now recovering from an illness.
  • Authenticity: High[2]
  • Publication: None. A description of the letter has been provided in W.H. Auden: A Legacy and on the website Tolkien Library. A description of the letter has appeared in the catalogue Christie's Fine Printed Books and Manuscripts 28 November 2011 (lot 258).
  • Description: One page, 76 Sandfield Road, Oxford letterhead, signed by J.R.R. Tolkien.

See also

References

  1. Lot of correspondence between J.R.R. Tolkien and Roger Verhulst at Tolkien Library (accessed 31 October 2010)
  2. Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (2006), The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide: Chronology, p. 712 (cf. entry for c. 3 December 1967)