J. R. R. Tolkien
Biography | Works in WWEnd | Images | Videos | Search
||January 3, 1892
||September 2, 1973
||Writer, Philologist, Professor
J.R.R. Tolkien (1892 - 1973), beloved throughout the world as the creator of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, was a professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford, a fellow of Pembroke College, and a fellow of Merton College until his retirement in 1959. His chief interest was the linguistic aspects of the early English written tradition, but even as he studied these classics he was creating a set of his own.
Works in the WWEnd Database
No images currently exist for this author. Be the first to add one.
Submit an Image
Submit a Video Link from YouTube