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The Tolkien Collector Back Issues

The tolkien collector in general contains information about new, reissued, and forthcoming books by and about Tolkien. Many issues also contain feature articles, as noted below.

1    Introductory issue, 12 pp., provisionally titled J.R.R. Tolkien Collecting and Bibliography Special Interest Group Magazine

2    ‘Italian Tolkien Criticism’ by Patricia Reynolds; ‘A Midwest Tolkien Tour’ by S. Gary Hunnewell

3    ‘A Collector’s Tale’ by S. Gary Hunnewell; ‘Dutch Tolkien Illustrators’ by René van Rossenberg; ‘The Ballantine Hobbit’ by Richard E. Blackwelder

4    ‘The Dutch One-Volume Lord of the Rings’ by Christina Scull and Patrick Vandenhole; ‘Tolkien in Bulgaria’ by Christina Scull

5    ‘Fair Dealing’ by Wayne G. Hammond; ‘Tolkien and Linguaphone’ by René van Rossenberg; ‘Works by and about Tolkien in Czech and Slovak’ by Karel Makovsky

6    ‘The Silmarillion in Russian’ by Christina Scull; ‘A Corrigenda to The Lord of the Rings’ by David Bratman

7    ‘The J.R.R. Tolkien Calendar 1994’ by Wayne G. Hammond; ‘The Lord of the Rings in Japanese’ by Christina Scull; ‘A Dutch Stephen Oliver’ by René van Rossenberg

8    ‘Where’s Tolkien?’ by Wayne G. Hammond; ‘The Revised German Translation of The Lord of the Rings’ by ‘SST’; ‘Farmer Giles of Ham, Smith of Wootton Major, and Mr. Bliss in Japan’ by Christina Scull

9    ‘Translating Tolkien into Hebrew’ by Yuval Kfir

10    ‘Too Many Books — and Never Enough’ by Wayne G. Hammond

11    ‘Âke Ohlmarks, Swedish Translator’ by Johan Söderberg

12    ‘The 1996 J.R.R. Tolkien Calendar’ by Christina Scull; ‘Dutch Editions of Tolkien’s Works’ by Johan Vanhecke

13    ‘When the Collecting Has to Stop!’ by Christina Scull

14    All-news issue; no feature article

15    ‘Signatures, Labels, and Values’ by Christina Scull; ‘Corrigenda to J.R.R. Tolkien: Artist and Illustrator’ by Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull

16    ‘Tolkien Dissertations and Theses in English’ by Daniel Timmons

17    ‘J.R.R. Tolkien in France’ by Jean-Marc Bouilly

18    ‘Tolkien Boom in Poland’ by Agniesczka Sylwanowicz; ‘Caring for Your Tolkien Collection’ by Christina Scull and Wayne G. Hammond

19    All-news issue (abbreviated, 12 pp.); no feature article

20    ‘Identifying First Edition Printings of the Houghton Mifflin Lord of the Rings, Part I’ by Steven M. Frisby

21    ‘Identifying First Edition Printings of the Houghton Mifflin Lord of the Rings, Part II’ by Steven M. Frisby; ‘The Tolkien Collector and the Internet’ by Wayne G. Hammond

22    ‘Identifying First Edition Printings of the Houghton Mifflin Lord of the Rings, Part III’ by Steven M. Frisby

23    ‘Sophisticated Tolkien, or The Integrity of the Book’ by Christina Scull

24    ‘Is the Internet Collectible?’ by Christina Scull

25    All-news issue; no feature article

26    All-news issue; no feature article

27    Catching up after a long hiatus, especially with The Lord of the Rings; ‘A Mad Hobby’ by ‘Garm’

28    More catching up, especially with books about Tolkien and new translations of The Lord of the Rings; no feature article

29    Still more catching up; no feature article

30    ‘Identifying First and Second Edition Printings of the Houghton Mifflin Hobbit’ by Steven M. Frisby

31    ‘The “Father Christmas” Letters’ by Christina Scull

32    ‘A Tolkien Classification System’ by David Bratman

Also available (at single issue price): Index to nos. 1–20

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