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Catalogue of an Exhibition of Drawings by J.R.R. Tolkien at the Ashmolean Museum Oxford by Ashmolean Museum; K. J. Garlick (forward); Baillie Tolkien (Introduction) Humphrey Carpenter Biographical Note - Paperback - First Edition - 1976 - from Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books and Biblio.com

Catalogue of an Exhibition of Drawings by J.R.R. Tolkien at the Ashmolean Museum Oxford

by Ashmolean Museum; K. J. Garlick (forward); Baillie Tolkien (Introduction) Humphrey Carpenter Biographical Note

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Clean 34 Pages Color Covers and B/W "Drawings by Tolkien" Forward by K.J. Garlick Humphrey Carpenter Biographical Note. But the gem in the writing is the Introduction by Baillie Tolkien, his daughter in law, whose description of Tolkien's modesty on his artistic abilities is matched by how wrong so much of the art that publishers use for the characters which led Prof.Tolkien to say 'I sometimes think I am living in a madhouse' Three Geese In Flight Books Tolkien inspired books since 1977 (Photos soon)


  • Bookseller: Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 874716837
  • Title: Catalogue of an Exhibition of Drawings by J.R.R. Tolkien at the Ashmolean Museum Oxford
  • Author: Ashmolean Museum; K. J. Garlick (forward); Baillie Tolkien (Introduction) Humphrey Carpenter Biographical Note
  • Format/binding:Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Fine
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: The Ashmolean Museum Oxford
  • Place: Oxford
  • Date published: 1976
  • Keywords: rare tolkien book tolkien art j.r.r.tolkien first edition baillie tolkien fantasy art oxford university
  • Bookseller catalogs: J.R.R Tolkien and The Inklings; General /Poetry/Music/Food/Travel/Art/Theatre/Fiction; Fantasy Literature;
  • Size: 8vo

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