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Birmingham’s influence on the writings of J.R.R Tolkien

Posted June 30th, 2010 by Birmingham Conservation Trust with No Comments

J.R.R Tolkien is best known as the author of The Hobbit and its sequel The Lord of the Rings. It is believed that areas in Birmingham may have provided the inspiration for some of the settings in these works. Tolkien’s parents were both ...

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