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Denys Gueroult

Denys Gueroult MBE (25 September 1927[1] - 29 July 2014[2]) was a BBC producer responsible for a recorded interview with J.R.R. Tolkien in January 1965, known as An Interview with J.R.R.T.

"Denys Gueroult" is the spelling used in The J.R.R. Tolkien Companion and Guide and Minas Tirith Evening-Star (Volume 8, Number 2). Variant spellings in different works are: Denis, Dennis, Denys, David, Gueroult, Gerrolt, Gerroult. In the archives of the Marquette University, the name is spelt "Denis Guerouit".[3]


  1. "Denys Gueroult - Director Profile", FindTheCompany (accessed 16 December 2014)
  2. "Denys Gueroult - Deceased Estates", The Gazette (accessed 16 December 2014)
  3. Ephemera, Collectibles, Audio Visual Material: Secondary Material relation to Tolkien, 1938-