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Publication: The Father Christmas Letters

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  • Publication: The Father Christmas Letters Publication Record # 153961
  • Author: J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Date: 1976-10-19
  • ISBN: 0-395-24981-3 [978-0-395-24981-9]
  • Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
  • Price: $8.95
  • Pages: [48]
  • Format:
    hc?Hardcover. Used for all hardbacks of any size.
  • Cover: The Father Christmas Letters (1976) • by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Notes:
    • Edited by Baillie Tolkien.
    • Date from J. R. R. Tolkien: A Descriptive Bibliography by Hammond & Anderson.
    • Assumed first printing; no statement or printer's key. A second impression was made before publication; I know of no distinguishing features.
    • With dustjacket; price on front flap.
    • Unpaginated.
    • Illustrated throughout by the author.
    • Contents consist of Christmas letters written by Tolkien in the 1920s and 1930s, with reproductions of his artwork that accompanied some of the letters. A few reproductions of the letter manuscripts are included. Some of the illustrations also appear on the pages of the Introduction.
    • Introduction is uncredited.
  • External IDs:
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Collection Title: The Father Christmas Letters • (1976) • collection by J. R. R. Tolkien

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