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Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth tickets now available

Tickets are now available for Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth, the once-in-a-generation exhibition that will run from 1 June to 28 October 2018 at the Bodleian Libraries, University of Oxford.

Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth will feature manuscripts, artwork, maps, letters and artefacts from the Bodleian’s extensive Tolkien Archive, the Tolkien Collection at Marquette University in the USA and from private collections. The Bodleian Libraries houses the largest collection of original Tolkien manuscripts and drawings in the world, and the Tolkien Archive has been kept at the Bodleian since 1979.

The exhibition will be accompanied by a richly illustrated book, Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth to be published by Bodleian Library Publishing on 1 June 2018.

Entry to the Tolkien: Maker of Middle-earth exhibition is by ticket only. Free tickets can be reserved on the day or in advance (subject to £1 booking fee) at

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