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TCG Letter #245

J.R.R. Tolkien
Rosfrith Murray
29 April 1956
Autograph Letter Signed
Tolkien begins with apologies for his late reply, he has been very busy with work, staying up very late even. He says he has knows nothing about drama and is thankful such things are not a part of his chair. Rosfrith Murray wrote asking for advise about the Shakespeare play The Tragedy of Gowrie, which concerned her mothers family who were Ruthven's, of the Earls of Gowrie.

Rosfrith Murray (1884-1973), was the fourth daughter (and ninth child) of lexicographer and celebrated founder and editor of the Oxford English Dictionary Sir James Murray.

The first page, of a two page letter was reproduced at Bonhams Auction House.
Bonhams sale 9 November 2022 , lot 363, sold for GBP 4,462.50 including buyers premium
Sotheby's English Literature and History 11 December 1997 Lot 378 sold for GBP 552 including buyers premium
John Wilson Autographs Catalogue 84 (April 1998) item 5752 offered for GBP 850
Tollet and Harman Catalogue 1999 item 121 offered for USD 2,500

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