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Re: [mythsoc] Re: To the Professor: Essays in Honor of Tolkien

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  • Mike Foster
    Anthony & Jessica, On Shire postal service, see the paper by Lester Simons [bless his memory] in Centenary proceedings--a fine mix of amusement & scholarship.
    Message 1 of 3 , Apr 27, 2005
      Anthony & Jessica,
      On Shire postal service, see the paper by Lester Simons [bless his
      memory] in Centenary proceedings--a fine mix of amusement & scholarship.

      Mike

      Michael Martinez wrote:

      >--- In mythsoc@yahoogroups.com, "Anthony and Jessica"
      ><herenistarion@y...> wrote:
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      >>Greetings friends:
      >>It is our hope all is well. Jessica and I are both fond admirers
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      >and
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      >>students of the works from many of the scholars here at MythSoc
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      >i.e.
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      >>Carl Hostetter, Janet Croft, David Bratman, Mike Foster, Amy
      >>Sturgis, Dan Timmons, Jane Chance--the list goes on and on. We have
      >>learned ALOT from each and every one of you. We would both be
      >>honored if some, if not all of you would consider participating in
      >>our book project. I have cut and pasted the information from our
      >>website below. The URL is there for links to submission guidelines
      >>and contact information.
      >>We look forward to hearing from you all
      >>With Thanks!
      >>Anthony
      >>Chairman NorthEast Tolkien Society (formerly the NY Tolkien Society)
      >>:
      >>http://herenistarion.org/parmanole/TotheProfessor.html
      >>To the Professor:
      >>Inspirations on the Question
      >>Why Tolkien?
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      >
      >"Before long the invitations began pouring out, and the Hobbiton post-
      >office was blocked, and the Bywater post-office was snowed under, and
      >voluntary assistant postmen were called for. There was a constant
      >stream of them going up the Hill, carrying hundreds of polite
      >variations on THANK YOU, I SHALL CERTAINLY COME."
      >
      >You ever wonder how they managed to pay the full-time professional
      >postmen to begin with?
      >
      >--
      >Michael Martinez
      >Author of Understanding Middle-earth, Parma Endorion, and Visualizing
      >Middle-earth
      >http://www.michael-martinez.com/
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      >The Mythopoeic Society website http://www.mythsoc.org
      >Yahoo! Groups Links
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