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Cottage of Lost Play

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This article is about a location. For the chapter in The Book of Lost Tales Part One, see The Cottage of Lost Play.

The Cottage of Lost Play (also known as "Mar Vanwa Tyaliéva"), formerly known as the Cottage of the Children and Cottage of the Play of Sleep, was a house upon Tol Eressëa where Lindo dwelt, and where Eriol (Ælfwine) learnt stories of old.[1]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part One