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The Story Of Kullervo by JRR Tolkien, edited by Verlyn Flieger (book review).

September 28, 2015 | By | Reply More
The Story Of Kullervo by JRR Tolkien, edited by Verlyn Flieger (book review).

This year’s addition to the ever-growing list of JRR Tolkien’s list of posthumously published books is ‘The Story Of Kullervo’, an early attempt by a young Tolkien to adapt a Finnish folk tale. Written between 1912 and 1914, when the student Tolkien was studying at Oxford, it shows a fascination with ‘The Kalevala’, a set […]

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