‘First Middle-earth scholar’ Christopher Tolkien dies

Image copyright Charles E. NoadImage caption The Tolkien Society described Christopher Tolkien as “Middle-earth’s first scholar” Christopher Tolkien, who edited and published the posthumous works of his father, Lord of the Rings writer JRR Tolkien, has died aged 95. The news was confirmed by the Tolkien Society, which described him as “Middle-earth’s first scholar”. After […]