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Tolkien Raft-elves Journal

Tolkien Raft-elves Journal

Current price: $17.50
Publication Date: December 15th, 2022
Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
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A hardback journal featuring J. R. R. Tolkien’s illustration for The Hobbit.

“Bilbo comes to the Huts of the Raft-elves” is an illustration made for The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien in 1937. This image was Tolkien’s favorite watercolor for the book, and he was disappointed to find that it had been omitted from the first American edition.

Designed to be easily portable, the journal includes lined pages and a ribbon marker. Produced with careful attention to finishing and details, this stunning journal makes for the perfect gift for writers, stationery lovers, and Tolkien enthusiasts.

About the Author

The Bodleian Library produces beautiful and authoritative books which help to bring the riches of Oxford’s libraries to readers around the world. They publish on a very wide range of subjects, including catalogues and other titles related to their exhibitions, illustrated and non-illustrated thematic works and facsimiles, gift books, and children’s books and stationery.