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Letter to J.L.N. O'Loughlin (18 January 1948)

On 18 January 1948, J.R.R. Tolkien wrote a letter to J.L.N. O'Loughlin.[1][2]

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[The Oxford English School has three more or less active professors, and should move ahead;] "but I am either tired or disgruntled and think Oxford would be a grand place to get away from!"[1][3]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Christina Scull and Wayne G. Hammond (2006), The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide: I. Chronology, p. 328
  2. "J.R.R. Tolkien Collection: Other Tolkien Writings, 1911-1976", (accessed 25 May 2013)
  3. Paul C. Richards Autographs Catalogue 228, item 210