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Elizabeth Mary Wright

Elizabeth Mary Wright (1863-1958) was the wife of Tolkien's teacher Joseph Wright, as well as a philologist and teacher in her own right. Tolkien and the Wrights were close friends.[1] Letter 6 of J.R.R. Tolkien; Humphrey Carpenter, Christopher Tolkien (eds.), The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien was addressed to her.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien; Douglas A. Anderson (ed.), (2002) The Annotated Hobbit: Revised and Expanded Edition, "Flies and Spiders", Note 14