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Hobbits in Holland: Leven en werk van JRR Tolkien (1892-1973)
AuthorRené van Rossenberg
PublisherDen Haag: Koninklijke Bibliotheek
FormatPaperback; ill. 30 × 21 cm
ISBN90-6259-097-7 (paperback)
ISSN0169-3557, 41 (Tentoonstellingscatalogi en -brochures van de Koninklijke Bibliotheek)

Hobbits in Holland: Leven en werk van JRR Tolkien (1892-1973) is a Dutch-language exhibition catalogue. Apart from a richly commented catalogue section there appears the following articles: "Een biographische schets van Ronald Tolkien" (pp. 5-14), and "Tolkien en Nederland" (pp. 15-35), the latter treats J.R.R. Tolkien's visit to Holland in 1958.[1]. The catalogue also includes a letter from Tolkien to a Mr Joukes.[2]


  1. Åke Bertenstam, A Chronological Bibliography of Books about Tolkien, as of 24 August 2010
  2. Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (HarperCollinsPublishers 2008), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, pp. 68, 579