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Sale 40 Lot 1111
J. R. R. TOLKIEN
(1892 - 1973) British author known especially for his works The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogy. Superb content T.L.S. "J. R. R. Tolkien" 1p. 8vp., Oxford, May 9, 1967, on his personal letterhead to Oscar Morland, Esq., in part: '...Thank you very much for the typed copies of your indexes. I think it is a very generous gift. It will probably be of considerable use to me when I ahve time to turn to the correction and improvement of the index provided in the revised edition of The Lord of the Rings...Thank you also for telling me of the pleasure you and your family have found in my works...". File hole at top left, else very good.
Estimate $ 2,000-3,000
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