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18 110 The New Look TR
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39 350 Hello, and good evening!
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101 1,028 Camping with Stormrider
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4 407 Election News
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Aug 22, 2019 9:49:58 GMT -6
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Buzz from Bree

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31 343 Talked to Sparrow!
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Tolkien's Manuscripts

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31 287 Tolkien Reading Day Article
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Mar 27, 2016 8:29:22 GMT -6
No New Posts The Hobbit

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13 387 The Hobbit through new eyes
by Stormrider
May 24, 2013 6:34:26 GMT -6
No New Posts The Fellowship of the Ring

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4 54 Hobbits as Tramps?
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4 18 So, Who is the Older? Tom, or Treebeard?
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Aug 16, 2011 8:01:17 GMT -6
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3 8 Missing Threads AGAIN!
by Andorinha
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5 70 Simon Tolkien--Grandson of JRRT
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22 269 Morgoth's Ring
by Stormrider
Mar 30, 2019 10:17:10 GMT -6
No New Posts The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien

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6 26 The Letters
by Stormrider
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Entities of Arda

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28 336 Elrond's Wife???
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5 74 Place Names and Origins
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9 165 Orc Lore
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12 124 Hobbit Homes
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Expressions of Arda

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5 34 JRRT Devout Catholic
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9 64 "A Hobbit, A Wardrobe and a Great War" Lecture by Author
by fanuidhol
May 9, 2019 6:06:39 GMT -6
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15 555 Tolkien
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38 723 The Art of Tolkien
by Andorinha
Mar 26, 2018 9:16:33 GMT -6
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80 370 Cassette Tape Found!
by Stormrider
Jun 7, 2018 5:45:44 GMT -6
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6 33 The Lord of the Rings musical
by Fredeghar Wayfarer
Jan 14, 2017 21:53:29 GMT -6
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33 577 Comments to Adv. in Mid. Earth
by Stormrider
Jul 7, 2015 11:05:09 GMT -6
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26 1,337 You Know You Are a Tolkien Fan When....
by Fredeghar Wayfarer
Jun 15, 2018 19:01:04 GMT -6
No New Posts Elrond's Polls

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25 256 Which are you?
by Stormrider
Jan 19, 2014 14:36:55 GMT -6
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9 86 Anglo-Saxon
by Stormrider
Mar 18, 2018 20:26:36 GMT -6
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6 22 Swords Cheap
by khamul
Apr 30, 2015 15:26:46 GMT -6

Tolkien's Ring Studies

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74 90 gandalf, is a maiar, right?
by Stormrider
Jan 26, 2009 22:56:36 GMT -6
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123 707 The Hobbits and the Ring
by Stormrider
Jan 23, 2013 7:10:56 GMT -6
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52 101 BookI Chap12: Flight to the Ford
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Jul 13, 2011 6:22:51 GMT -6
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100 133 Week Seven - Gollum's Relationship with Shelob
by Andorinha
Jan 8, 2011 12:36:37 GMT -6
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143 310 Wk 11 Appendix A (v): Elessar and Evenstar
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May 1, 2012 6:08:20 GMT -6
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31 37 AdvOf TB ARCHIVE: The Sea Bell or Frodo's Dreme
by Andorinha
Feb 28, 2011 0:07:46 GMT -6
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26 44 Beowulf ARCHIVE: Fact or Fiction?
by Andorinha
Feb 8, 2018 9:13:57 GMT -6
No New Posts On Faerie Stories

An informal study discussion on JRRT's "On Faerie Stories" inspired and sparked by Majah.

4 55 Kevin O'Brian reciting as Tolkien -- On Fairy Stories
by Andorinha
Jan 16, 2019 11:09:45 GMT -6

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