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J. R. R. Tolkien

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J. R. R. Tolkien in army uniform, 1916.

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892–1973) was a professor of Anglo-Saxon and English language and literature at Oxford University from 1925 to 1959. He is famously the author of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.