Mallorn 5

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Mallorn 5
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EditorVera Chapman
PublisherThe Tolkien Society
Printer"Fred"
Released1972
Pages30
ISSN0308-6674
Preceded byMallorn 4
Followed byMallorn 6

Mallorn 5 is the 5th issue of the Tolkien Society's journal Mallorn, published in 1972. It includes a short letter from J.R.R. Tolkien.

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  • Editorial
    • Pro-Editorial from the Pro-Editor
    • Letters to the Editors
      • By Bob Borsley, Will Haven, Roger Johnson, Tony Fallone, John Abbott, James Ead, Hal Broome, Catherine McEvoy, and Dave Weldrake
    • Belladonna's Postbag
      • By Will Haven, John B. Abbott, and Belladonna Took (Vera Chapman)
  • Notes
    • Flaws in the Tapestry of The Lord of the Rings
      • By John Abbott
    • Shields of Middle-earth
      • By Helen Kerley
  • Creative
    • Serial: "Sir John de Creke, His Quest" (short story)
      • By Vera Chapman
    • Tir Na Noge (poem)
      • By A.R. Fallone
    • The Professor at Oxford (poem)
      • By Vera Chapman
    • Nazgul (humorous vignettes)
      • By John B. Abbott
  • Book Reviews
    • Bored of the Rings by The Harvard Lampoon
      • Reviewed by Jonathan Brown
    • The Last Unicorn by Peter S. Beagle
      • Reviewed by Belladonna Took (Vera Chapman)
    • The Water of the Wondrous Isles by William Morris
      • Reviewed by Belladonna Took (Vera Chapman)
    • Red Shadows by R.E. Howard
      • Reviewed by Hal Broome
    • The Whisper of Glocken by Carol Kendall
      • Reviewed by Rosie Turner
    • A Wizard of Earthsea by Ursula Le Guin
      • Reviewed by Hartley Patterson
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