J.R.R. Tokien's New Book and Exhibition

Detail from Conversation with Smaug, July 1937. Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 30. © The Tolkien Estate Limited 1937 Image: Bodleian Library

Bodleian presents once-in-a-generation exploration of J.R.R.Tolkien's vast creative genius. Oxford University's Bodleian Libraries present the most extensive collection of materials related to J.R.R.Tolkien known to have been gathered together for public display since the 1950s.

The final design of The Hobbit dust jacket. Bodleian MS. Tolkien Drawings 32. © The Tolkien Estate Limited 1937 Image: Bodleian Library

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