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|publisher=Running Press (New York, Grosset & Dunlap)
 
|date=December [[1978]]
 
|date=December [[1978]]
 
|format=Hardback/Softcover
 
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|pages=191
 
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'''''The Tolkien Scrapbook''''' is a book which contains poems, stories, songs, recipes, puzzles and essays about [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] from a multitude of authors ([[W.H. Auden]], [[Edmund Wilson]], [[Colin Wilson]], and others), interspersed with short quotes from [[J.R.R. Tolkien]], color illustrations by [[Tim Kirk]] and black and white illustrations by [[Michael Green]]. The book also includes a drawing by Tolkien<ref>[http://www.thetolkienwiki.org/wiki.cgi?John__Ronald__Reuel__Tolkien/Bibliography ''John Ronald Reuel Tolkien/Bibliography''] on The Tolkien Wiki Community</ref>, "[[The Lonely Mountain (J.R.R. Tolkien drawing|The Lonely Mountain]]", (pp. 114-15).  
'''The Tolkien Scrapbook''' is a book which contains poems, stories, songs, recipes, puzzles and essays about [[J.R.R. Tolkien]] from a multitude of authors ([[W.H. Auden]], [[Edmund Wilson]], [[Colin Wilson]], and others), interspersed with short quotes from [[J.R.R. Tolkien]], color illustrations by [[Tim Kirk]] and black and white illustrations by [[Michael Green]].
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In [[1989]], the title was changed to "A Tolkien Treasury".
 
In [[1989]], the title was changed to "A Tolkien Treasury".
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*Note: In [[2001]], samples from some of the texts and pictures were published in ''[[A Tolkien Treasury (miniature edition)]]''.
 
*Note: In [[2001]], samples from some of the texts and pictures were published in ''[[A Tolkien Treasury (miniature edition)]]''.
  
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==Contents==
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*'''Tolkien & Middle Earth'''
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**Tolkien, a Short Biography (by [[Joan McClusky]])
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**[[At the End of the Quest, Victory]] (by [[W.H. Auden]])
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**Oo, Those Awful Orcs (by [[Edmund Wilson]])
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**A Trip Through Middle Earth, a Chronology of ''The Hobbit'' and ''The Lord of the Rings'' (by [[Douglas Kendall]])
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**Tree By Tolkien (by [[Colin Wilson]])
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**The Filial Duty of Christopher Tolkien (by [[William Cater]])
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**Two Views of JRRT (by [[Kenneth Atchity]])
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*'''Frodo Lives: A Look at Tolkien Fandom'''
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**The Evolution of Tolkien Fandom (by [[Philip Helms]])
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**Confessions of a Tolkien Fiend (by [[Baird Searles]])
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**No Monroe in Lothlorien (by [[Arthur Weir]])
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**Christmas at the South Pole / A Barogue Memorial - JRRT (by J R Christopher) **Two Poems in Memory of JRRT (by [[Ruth Berman]])
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**The Picnic, a Parody (by [[Paulette Carroll]])
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**The Coinage of Gondor and the Western Lands (by [[Dainis Bisenieks]])
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**The Passing of Elven Kind / High Fly the Nazgul, Oh! (by [[Ted Johnstone]])
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**Middle Earth
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**Smaug the Magic Dragon
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**The Orcs Marching Song (by [[George Heap]])
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**In the Service of the King (by [[Marci Helms]])
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**Haiku Portraits (by [[Don Studebaker]] and others)
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**Tales Told by the Lonely Mountain (by [[Margaret Howes]])
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**The Middle Earth Gourmet (by [[Maureen Bayha]] and [[Alida Becker]])
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**Tolkien of Affection (by [[Mel Rosen]])
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*'''APPENDIX'''
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**A Gathering of Fans
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**Fan's Reading List
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**Tolkien Bibliography (by [[Bonniejean Christensen]])
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**Solution to Puzzles
  
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Latest revision as of 12:07, 19 October 2012

The Tolkien Scrapbook
Tolkien scrapbook.jpg
Authoredited by Alida Becker
PublisherRunning Press (New York, Grosset & Dunlap)
ReleasedDecember 1978
FormatHardback/Softcover
Pages191
ISBN0894710826

The Tolkien Scrapbook is a book which contains poems, stories, songs, recipes, puzzles and essays about J.R.R. Tolkien from a multitude of authors (W.H. Auden, Edmund Wilson, Colin Wilson, and others), interspersed with short quotes from J.R.R. Tolkien, color illustrations by Tim Kirk and black and white illustrations by Michael Green. The book also includes a drawing by Tolkien[1], "The Lonely Mountain", (pp. 114-15).

In 1989, the title was changed to "A Tolkien Treasury".

[edit] Contents

[edit] References

  1. John Ronald Reuel Tolkien/Bibliography on The Tolkien Wiki Community