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Letter 335

The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Letter 335
RecipientMichael Salmon
Date18 May 1972
Subject(s)The Silmarillion

Letter 335 is a letter written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien.

[edit] Summary

Michael Salmon, a reader, had sent a kind letter and expressed interest in Tolkien's work, and apparently made some inquiries as well. Tolkien told him that if he wanted to finish The Silmarillion, he did not have time for answering fan-letters.