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January 23, 2002 at 7:29 am by xoanon  - 

One summer day in the early ’30s — he was always fuzzy about the date — John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, a professor of Old English at Oxford University was grading exams in his study when he came upon a blank page. “I scrawled, ‘In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit,'” [More]

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