J R Tolkien

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) was a major schola John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) was a major scholar of the English language, specializing in Old and Middle Enr of the English language, specializing in Old and Middle English. Twice Professor of Anglo-Saxon (Old English) at the Uglish. Twice Professor of Anglo-Saxon (Old English) at the University of Oxford, he also wrote a number of stories, inclniversity of Oxford, he also wrote a number of stories, including most famously "The...See more