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Re: BBC Archive Video from 1968 - Tolkien in Oxford
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Another BBC programme that contains an interview with Tolkien. This is only viewable in the UK though.

Series looking at the story of the British novel in the 20th century, told by those who know it best - the authors themselves.

The second part marks the end of the Second World War and the beginning of the atomic age, with humanity now having the power of world destruction. What WH Auden coined the Age of Anxiety had begun. The holocaust and the nuclear cloud dominated the sensibility of the period and as political tensions worsened, the mood of anxiety, horror and fear of possible armageddon intensified. A new generation of novelists were on hand to confront and articulate this age - the period that reaffirmed realism was also the period of its dissolution.

Broadcast on:
BBC Four, 9:00pm Monday 23rd August 2010
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60 minutes
Available until:
9:59pm Monday 6th September 2010


http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/ ... f_Anxiety_%2819451969%29/

Posted on: 2010/8/24 22:42


Re: Super Deluxe values
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[Side note for Beren ] - I think I have fixed the login issue, you should stay logged in much much longer now. Let me know if you are still having troubles.

Posted on: 2010/8/24 21:14
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Re: A nice blog on collecting Tolkien books
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Hi Beren,

I have a Rhona Beare - perhaps we can work out a trade. :)

So easy to fill your only want! Then what will you do...

Posted on: 2010/8/24 19:21
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Re: A nice blog on collecting Tolkien books
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My Wish List always seems to grow (no matter how many editions I acquire...)

Some of the most desired are as follows:

1925 Review of English Studies Vol 1 No 2 (Contributions to Middle English Lexicography)
1928 Dialect of the District of Huddersfield (with Dustjacket)
King Edward’s School Chronicle (Various Tolkien Issues)
1918 Spring Harvest
1939 Reeve’s Tale
1947 English Studies
1913 Stapeldon Magazine
1922 Gryphon
1923 A Northern Venture
1930 Oxford Magazine
Rebound Thornton's Hobbit and Silmarillion (if they exist - not sure they do)
1937 Summer Announcments (and possibly Spring - can't remember) - GA&U Catalogues
Introduction to Old Norse (with DJ)

Posted on: 2010/8/24 16:23


Re: A nice blog on collecting Tolkien books
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guess i only have 1 item on my wish list these days: "JRR Tolkien Letters to Rhona Beare"...

and maybe some more books from Tolkien's library but i'm actually quit happy with the stuff I got already; but they are always welcome!

Posted on: 2010/8/24 14:56



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