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Smith of Wootton Major

(14 letters match)


Mid 1967
George Allen & Unwin to Press

Press release from GA&U about Smith of Wootton Major, The Road Goes Ever On and the vinyl record The Poems and Songs of Middle-earth.
17 July 1967
Ronald Eames to Pauline Baynes

Ronald Eames of GA&U writes to Pauline Baynes. Her illustrations for Smith of Wootton Major are delightful. He is certain Tolkien will be pleased. he ag...
25 August 1967
Alina Dadlez (of GAU) to Mario Ulbaldini

Alina Dadlez writes to Mario Ubaldini offering his publisher Tolkien's next book, Smith of Wootton Major to publish in Italian. Should it prove too shor...
15 September 1967
Mario Ubaldini (Casa Editrice Astrolabio) to Alina Dadlez (George Allen and Unwin)

Tolkien's Italian publisher writes to Allen & Unwin about publishing Smith of Wootton Major, which they are interested in doing.
22 November 1967
Terry Pratchett to J.R.R. Tolkien

The famed writer Terry Pratchett writes to Tolkien offering his appreciation for his writing. He notes he has "just read Smith of Wootton Major" and goe...
24 November 1967
J.R.R. Tolkien to Terry Pratchett

Terry Pratchett had written to Tolkien having just read Smith of Wootton Major (see #TCGLetter986), in Tolkien's reply he says that the two of them feel...
12 December 1967
J.R.R. Tolkien to Roger Lancelyn Green
 Carpenter #299

Tolkien thanks Green for his review of Smith of Wootton Major.
14 December 1967
J.R.R. Tolkien to Rosfrith Murray

Tolkien sends Rosfrith a copy of the US version of his 'small tale'. He does not state the title, but it is very likely to be Smith of Wootton Major.
21 December 1967
J.R.R. Tolkien to Elsie Honeybourne

Tolkien sends Honeybourne a copy of Smith of Wootton Major and makes mention of Elsie's name, Honeybourne. He mentions her "choice of passages" and agre...
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