Locus 149

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Locus 149
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EditorCharles Brown
IllustratorKelly Freas (Tolkien sketch)
Released14 September 1973
FormatStapled sheets

Locus 149 is an issue of the American science fiction and fantasy magazine Locus. Issue #149 includes: J.R.R. Tolkien obituary; Tolkien tributes by Lester del Rey, L. Sprague de Camp, Sterling E. Lanier, Fritz Leiber, Frederik Pohl, and Roger Zelazny.[1]

L. Sprague de Camp briefly describes his meeting with Tolkien, and Sterling Lanier mentions his correspondence with Tolkien (consisting of a "dozen or so" letters).[2]

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  1. "Locus #149", (accessed 9 July 2012)
  2. John D. Rateliff, "The New Arrivals (2nd of 2)" dated 8 July 2012, Sacnoth's Scriptorium (accessed 9 July 2012)