Daily Archives: February 1, 2015

Men, Hobbits, and Framing, Or How Tolkien Still Couldn’t Start the Silmarillion (Part 2)

STM-Silm-20150130Men, Hobbits, and Framing, Or How Tolkien Still Couldn’t Start the Silmarillion (Part 2).

The follow-up to The Wandering Elf-friend, Or How Tolkien Couldn’t Start the Silmarillion (Part 1).

Continuing on details about the gestation of the Silmarillion. It’s fascinating, the changes, and unchanges, the manuscript got through the years.

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leprincelointain: John MacWhirter (1839-1911), Ossian’s…

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John MacWhirter (1839-1911), Ossian’s Grave.

View along the path to Dunharrow, overlooking a part of the Harrowdale.

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John MacWhirter (1839-1911), Ossian’s…