Author:Ashmolean Museum; K. J. Garlick (forward); Baillie Tolkien (Introduction) Humphrey Carpenter Biographical Note

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Catalogue of an Exhibition of Drawings by J.R.R. Tolkien at the Ashmolean Museum Oxford

By: Ashmolean Museum; K. J. Garlick (forward); Baillie Tolkien (Introduction) Humphrey Carpenter Biographical Note

Price: $155.00

Publisher: Oxford, The Ashmolean Museum Oxford: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716837

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Clean 34 Pages Color Covers and B/W "Drawings by Tolkien" Forward by K.J. Garlick Humphrey Carpenter Biographical Note. But the gem in the writing is the Introduction by Baillie Tolkien, his daughter in law, whose description of Tolkien's modesty on his artistic abilities is matched by how wrong so much of the art that publishers use for the characters which led Prof.Tolkien to say 'I sometimes think I am living in a madhouse' Three Geese In Flight Books Tolkien inspired books since 1977 (Photos soon) First Edition. View more info