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Letter to Przemyslaw Mroczkowski (December 1959)

In December 1959, J.R.R. Tolkien wrote a letter to Przemyslaw Mroczkowski.[1]

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[Description and excerpt:] "In December 1959 [Tolkien] complains that he finds 'compulsory retirement both distressing, and extremely laborious', complaining about his 'very inadequate pension'"[2]

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References

  1. Christina Scull, Wayne G. Hammond, "Addenda and Corrigenda to The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide (2006) Vol. 1: Chronology", Hammond&Scull.com (accessed 30 May 2014)
  2. Christies.com, retrieved June 27, 2010