Thursday, July 21, 2016

Tolkien in Oxford

Where Tolkien wrote The Lord of the Rings:
A more recent photo from www.wikiwand.com
A side view of the home from margopayne.wordpress.com
The Eagle and Child Pub where Tolkien and his fellow Inkling friends met between 1930 and 1950.  Photo from Wikipedia

The Tolkien family (J.R.R., Edith, Michael, Priscilla, and John)  lived here from 1930-1952
Photo from www.americantolkiensociety.org
Tolkien's wife, Edith in Oxford.
Photo from www.councilofelrond.com
Shows a photograph of a bust of JRR Tolkien.
A bust of Tolkien on display at Oxford University.
Photo from www.culture24.org.uk
The exterior of the Eagle and Child pub, sometimes referred to as the Bird and Baby.  Photo from tripadvisor.co.uk
Isn't it inspiring to see the places Tolkien lived and worked?

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