[thechat] LoTR question

Luther, Ron Ron.Luther at COMPAQ.com
Wed Mar 20 16:51:01 CST 2002

Or ... if you want to get more into the philological spirit ...

Pick up an old copy of the Elder Edda.


(Who vaguely remembers bringing Humphrey Carpenter in to speak to my 'Hobbit-buds' in Cleveland ... probably around the time the book came out back in '77.)

(No - I wasn't smart enough back then to get him to autograph a copy for me.)

-----Original Message-----
From: Sean at yahoo [mailto:seanmgerman at yahoo.com]

For fans of The Hobbit, LoTR, et al who haven't already, I suggest picking
up a biography of the old philologist.  It certainly increased my
appreciation of his accomplishments.  I recommend "Tolkien" by Humphrey

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