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Letter to Eva Heilborn

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Eva Heilborn 19 April 1972 is a per procurationem letter from J.R.R. Tolkien to the Swedish reader Eva Heilborn, written on 19 April 1972.[1]

  • Subject: Reply to letter of appreciation from Heilborn. Apologies for not being able to offer a longer reply.
  • Description: Type-written letter (1 page). Page size: 22.5 x 15.5 cm.
  • Publication: None (catalogue from the auction firm Bukowskis?).


"I was glad to hear that you have enjoyed my books so much. I agree with you about illustrations; it is far better to use one's imagination, as you clearly have done."


  1. "Per Procurationem Letter by Tolkien", Tolkien Collector's Guide (accessed 19 June 2012)