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Author: J R R Tolkien; Brian Sibley; Humphrey Carpenter; BBC Worldwide Ltd.; BBC Radio 4.
Publisher: [London] : BBC Worldwide Ltd., ©2001.
Series: BBC radio collection.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Brian Sibley, one of the dramatists of the acclaimed BBC Radio 4 production of The Lord of the Rings, draws together interviews taken from a number of archive radio and television programmes. They feature the author himself as well as his original publisher Rayner Unwin, his biographer Humphrey Carpenter and many others who knew and worked with him. Together they relate Tolkien's story ... also examined are the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Interviews
Fiction
Named Person: J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien; Humphrey Carpenter; J R R Tolkien; J R R Tolkien
Material Type: Biography, Fiction, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: J R R Tolkien; Brian Sibley; Humphrey Carpenter; BBC Worldwide Ltd.; BBC Radio 4.
ISBN: 0563536926 9780563536925
OCLC Number: 64662099
Notes: Title from disc surface.
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Description: 2 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Title: BBC radio collection.
Other Titles: JRR Tolkien
J.R.R. Tolkien :
Responsibility: presented by Brian Sibley.

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Sibley - one of the dramatists of the BBC Radio 4 production of "The Lord of the Rings" - presents interviews featuring the writer J.R.R. Tolkien himself, as well as his three children, his publisher  Read more...

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