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Letter 170

The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien
Letter 170
RecipientAllen & Unwin
Date30 September 1955
Subject(s)The Return of the King, publication

Letter 170 is a letter written by J.R.R. Tolkien and published in The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien.

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The fragment of this letter to Allen & Unwin that Christopher Tolkien and Humphrey Carpenter chose to include consists of only two sentences: "When is Vol. III likely now to appear? I shall be murdered if something does not happen soon."

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