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Vinyar Tengwar 8

Vinyar Tengwar 8
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EditorJorge Quiñónez
IllustratorEdouard Kloczko (front cover), Arden R. Smith (back cover)
PublisherElvish Linguistic Fellowship
ReleasedNovember 1989
FormatPaperback journal

Vinyar Tengwar 8 is the eighth issue of Vinyar Tengwar, a journal of the Elvish Linguistic Fellowship, devoted to the scholarly study of the invented languages of J.R.R. Tolkien.

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  • "Full Chart of the Tengwar " — Edouard Kloczko.
    • The above article is previously unpublished primary material from the Tolkien archives.
  • "Views on Elvish" — Edouard Kloczko.
  • "Essitalmar: Place-names of Beleriand" (column, with fold-out map) — Tom Loback.
  • "Transitions in Translations"[1] (column) — edited by Arden R. Smith.
  • "The Rime of the Ancient Philologer" — Paul Nolan Hyde.

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  1. Contents of the column: "The Portuguese Gnome", "Is Watership Down in the Shire?", "Remarks on the Russian Fellowship", "Trivia Question".