From Tolkien Gateway
Sellic Spell (meaning "wondrous/strange tale" in Old English) is a short story by J.R.R. Tolkien, re-creating the (lost) folk-tale underlying the Norse Hrólfs saga kraka. The manuscript is held by the Bodleian Library.
- ↑ "Beowulf", The Lord of the Rings Fanatics Plaza: Forum (accessed 19 March 2014)
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, John D. Rateliff (ed.), The History of The Hobbit, Mr. Baggins, pp. 256-60, 281-2 (note 8)