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'''''Wheelbarrows at Dawn: Memories of Hilary Tolkien''''' was intended to be the biography of [[Hilary Tolkien]], following the publication of ''[[Black and White Ogre Country|Black & White Ogre Country: The Lost Tales of Hilary Tolkien]]''. On 8 November 2010 it was announced that the publication of the book was cancelled, due to a legal dispute with the [[Tolkien Estate]].<ref>Andrew Compton (of ADC Books), "Wheelbarrows at Dawn - memories of Hilary Tolkien - cancellation" (email announcement<!-- Receiver: User:Morgan -->, 8 November 2010)</ref>
  
'''''Wheelbarrows at Dawn: Memories of Hilary Tolkien''''' is a forthcoming biography of [[Hilary Tolkien]], following the publication of ''[[Black and White Ogre Country|Black & White Ogre Country: The Lost Tales of Hilary Tolkien]]''.
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==From the publisher==
  
''Wheelbarrows at Dawn: Memories of Hilary Tolkien'' will be printed in a standard edition, and a deluxe edition limited to 250 copies.
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The biography of Hilary Tolkien, brother to Ronald (JRR Tolkien). Sharing their formative years together and then heading into the trenches of The Great War, the book shows the correspondence between the Tolkien brothers and their wives during the war and since, with family photographs and letters. Though about Hilary, this books also sheds light on and brings new information to the world of JRR Tolkien - including the only known instance of a signed photograph by Ronald, and a recent discovery of an original JRRT drawing.<ref>[http://www.adcbooks.co.uk/ ADCBooks.co.uk] (accessed 29 June 2010)</ref>
  
==From the publisher==
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The biography of Hilary Tolkien, brother to Ronald (JRR Tolkien). Sharing their formative years together and then heading into the trenches of The Great War, the book shows the correspondence between the Tolkien brothers and their wives during the war and since, with family photographs and letters. Though about Hilary, this books also sheds light on and brings new information to the world of JRR Tolkien - including the only known instance of a signed photograph by Ronald, and a recent discovery of an original JRRT drawing.
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*[http://www.tolkienguide.com/modules/newbb/viewtopic.php?viewmode=flat&type=&topic_id=1311&forum=9 Cancelled - Wheelbarrows at Dawn: Memories of Hilary Tolkien] at [http://www.tolkienguide.com/ Tolkien Collector's Guide]
  
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Revision as of 12:11, 19 October 2012

Wheelbarrows at Dawn: Memories of Hilary Tolkien
Wheelbarrows at Dawn.jpg
AuthorAngela Gardner and Neil Holford
PublisherADC Art and Books
ReleasedMid November 2010 (intended date)
ISBN978-0955-19004-9 (standard)
978-0955-19005-6 (deluxe)

Wheelbarrows at Dawn: Memories of Hilary Tolkien was intended to be the biography of Hilary Tolkien, following the publication of Black & White Ogre Country: The Lost Tales of Hilary Tolkien. On 8 November 2010 it was announced that the publication of the book was cancelled, due to a legal dispute with the Tolkien Estate.[1]

From the publisher

The biography of Hilary Tolkien, brother to Ronald (JRR Tolkien). Sharing their formative years together and then heading into the trenches of The Great War, the book shows the correspondence between the Tolkien brothers and their wives during the war and since, with family photographs and letters. Though about Hilary, this books also sheds light on and brings new information to the world of JRR Tolkien - including the only known instance of a signed photograph by Ronald, and a recent discovery of an original JRRT drawing.[2]

External links

References

  1. Andrew Compton (of ADC Books), "Wheelbarrows at Dawn - memories of Hilary Tolkien - cancellation" (email announcement, 8 November 2010)
  2. ADCBooks.co.uk (accessed 29 June 2010)