Letter to Rosfrith Murray
From Tolkien Gateway
- Subject: Christmas greetings. Tolkien encloses a signed copy of Smith of Wootton Major, first American edition.
- Description: 2 pages, 16mo, signed.
"This is the American edition (better than ours, though I do not think much of the photograph[)]". Before signing himself "Yrs. affectionately Ronald", the author states "...I remember you ... in prayers."
- Christina Scull and Wayne G. Hammond (2006), The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide: I. Chronology, p. 713
- Pieter Collier, "#DSC003 - Smith of Wooton Major - Signed by J.R.R. Tolkien on half title page - with author letter from J.R.R. Tolkien to Rosfrith Murray", Tolkien Library (accessed 21 May 2012)