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Tolkein, J.R.R.

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, born January 3, 1892, in Bloemfontein, South Africa, was a man of diverse accomplishments, centered around the English language, especially Old and Middle English. Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford, he also wrote a couple of stories, including The Hobbit (1937) and The Lord of the Rings (1954-1955), which have spent months […]