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Proceedings. 1995

Proceedings of the Tolkien Centenary Conference. 1995

 

Proceedings of the J.R.R. Tolkien Centenary Conference 1992.
Mallorn 33.  Mythlore 80.
Ed. Patricia Reynolds and Glen Goodnight.
The Tolkien Society. Mythopoeic Press.
ISSN 0308-6674. ISBN 0905520068 (UK).
ISSN 0146-9339. ISBN 1887726047 (US).
Paperback.

New or uncommon material includes:

1) "At the Wordface: Tolkien's Work on the OED" by Peter M. Gulliver reproduces a number of JRRT's manuscript notes in facsimile, quoting from them and others.
2) "The Growth of Grammar in the Elven Tongues" by Christopher Gilson and Patrick Wynne includes the chart of declensions of Quenya nouns sent by JRRT to Richard Plotz in 1966/1967 - The Plotz Declension.
3) "A Mythology for England" by Carl Hostetter and Arden Smith includes variant citations from the Qenya Lexicon and the Gnomish Lexicon - taken from correspondence with Christopher Tolkien.
4) "Tolkien's Exceptional Visit to Holland: A Reconstruction" by René van Rossenberg reproduces an inscribed copy of FotR and part of a letter to Cees Ouboter in addition to several quotes attributed to Tolkien.