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British Book News (June 1977)

British Book News
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EditorGillian Dickinson
IllustratorCover illustration is a photograph by Cecil Beaton
PublisherLondon: The British Council
ReleasedJune 1977

British Book News (June 1977) is an issue of the magazine British Book News. It includes the article "Remembering Tolkien and Lewis" (pp. 429-30) by Anthony Curtis, which contains extracts from an interview with J.R.R. Tolkien,[1] and some reminiscences of Tolkien.[2] The article reproduces a photograph of Tolkien (p. 429) and "'Dwarves Marching' ... [an] unpublished drawing for The Hobbit" (p. 430).


  1. "British Book News. 1977", (accessed 1 April 2014)
  2. Christina Scull and Wayne G. Hammond (2006), The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide: I. Chronology, p. 279