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Re: [mythsoc] Good Tidings (Smith of Wootton Major)

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  • Mike Foster
    Likewise, David & John. It s on my Christmess/ Holy Innocents 59rh b day list. Verlyn was just the right scholar to do this. I rejoice that it seems to be
    Message 1 of 6 , Oct 15, 2005
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      Likewise, David & John. It's on my Christmess/ Holy Innocents 59rh
      b'day list.

      Verlyn was just the right scholar to do this. I rejoice that it seems
      to be as good an edition as we hoped it could be. Santa, id I'm good...

      Mike

      David Bratman wrote:

      >At 12:02 PM 10/15/2005 -0700, John D Rateliff wrote:
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      >>an extensive essay Tolkien wrote meditating on various characters,
      >>background, and symbols in the story
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      >I believe this is the essay that I read in typescript at the Bodleian some
      >years ago. By seeing what Tolkien left out of the story, I suddenly had
      >great insights into what I believe are the reasons for the high quality of
      >his work. Now that the book is out, I'll have to write about that.
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      >> Be warned, though, that this book isn't out yet in America and apparently
      >>won't be for months; if like me you can't wait you'll need to order it from
      >>amazon.uk.co or so similar source.
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      >The UK edition may be ordered through the regular US Amazon, with an
      >estimated arrival time of 2 months.
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      >The Mythopoeic Society website http://www.mythsoc.org
      >Yahoo! Groups Links
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