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The Old English Exodus

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'''''The Old English Exodus''''' collects [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s text and translation of the [[Old English]] poem that is known as ''Exodus''. They are accompanied by a commentary that has been produced by editing his notes for a series of informal lectures given in the 1930 and 1940s.
 
'''''The Old English Exodus''''' collects [[J.R.R. Tolkien]]'s text and translation of the [[Old English]] poem that is known as ''Exodus''. They are accompanied by a commentary that has been produced by editing his notes for a series of informal lectures given in the 1930 and 1940s.
  
Although dated 1981, the book was actually published in January 1982.
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Although dated 1981, the book was actually published in January 1982. 3,000 copies were printed and it has not been reprinted.<ref>An Illustrated Tolkien Bibliography on Tolkienbooks.net</ref>
  
3,000 copies printed.
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Not reprinted.
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Revision as of 16:07, 30 May 2010

The Old English Exodus
200 px
AuthorJ.R.R. Tolkien (ed., Joan Turville Petre)
PublisherOxford University Press
ReleasedJanuary 1982
FormatHardback in dustwrapper
ISBN0198111770

The Old English Exodus collects J.R.R. Tolkien's text and translation of the Old English poem that is known as Exodus. They are accompanied by a commentary that has been produced by editing his notes for a series of informal lectures given in the 1930 and 1940s.

Although dated 1981, the book was actually published in January 1982. 3,000 copies were printed and it has not been reprinted.[1]

References

  1. An Illustrated Tolkien Bibliography on Tolkienbooks.net