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J.R.R. Tolkien (by Catherine Stimpson)

The name J.R.R. Tolkien refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see J.R.R. Tolkien (disambiguation).
J.R.R. Tolkien
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AuthorCatharine R. Stimpson
EditorWilliam York Tindall (general editor for the series)
PublisherColumbia University Press
ReleasedOctober[1] 1969
FormatPaperback (booklet)
ISBNNone (LCCN: 70-76253)
SeriesColumbia Essays on Modern Writes, Number 41

J.R.R. Tolkien is a 1969 critical study of J.R.R. Tolkien by Catharine R. Stimpson, then an Assistant Professor of English at Barnard College. The booklet consists of a single essay (no chapters), and includes a Selected Bibliography about works by and about Tolkien.


  1. "J. R. R. Tolkien (Columbia Essays on Modern Writers, No. 41)", (accessed 9 August 2012)