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THE FATHER CHRISTMAS LETTERS.

by Tolkien, J. R. R. (related) - -- Edited By Baillie Tolkien

Condition: FINE+, Near New


Great Britain, United Kingdom: Unwin Hyman;, 1976. 52 pgs including covers. The History of the Middle Earth, "colorful pictures of postcard & letters dating from 1920, when John, the eldest, was three years old; and for over twenty years, through the childhoods of the three other children, Michael, Christopher and Priscilla, they continued to arrive each Christmas. Sometimes the envelopes, dusted with snow and bearing Polar stamps, were found int he house onthe morning after his visit; sometimes the postman brought them; and letters that the children wrote themselves vanished from the fireplace when no one was about." Edited by Baillie Tolkien! [Book Weight =- 200 grams]; . Third Edition. Soft Cover. FINE+, Near New. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Trade Paperback..

The Father Christmas Letters is a collection of letters written and illustrated by J. R. R. Tolkien between 1920 and 1942 for his children, from "Father Christmas". They tell of the adventures and misadventures of Father Christmas and his helpers, including the North Polar Bear and his two sidekick cubs, Paksu and Valkotukka.



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