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Concerning Pipe-weed

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'''Concerning Pipe-weed''' is the second part of the [[The Lord of the Rings Prologue|Prologue]] to ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]''.
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''Concerning Pipe-weed'' explains the [[Hobbits]]' fascination with [[pipe-weed]], its history (as laid out in [[Meriadoc Brandybuck]]'s ''[[Herblore of the Shire]]'') and the notable varieties of [[Old Toby]], [[Longbottom Leaf]] and [[Southern Star]].
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==Background==
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The basis of this text was a lengthy speech of Merry about pipe-weed in a draft of the chapter ''[[The Road to Isengard]]'', eventually removed and reworked.<ref>{{HM|RC}}, p.xxiv</ref>
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