J.R.R Tolkien - This person is the author of the letters that has a special interest in and gift with languages, and eventually works as a university professor.
Edith Bratt - This is the author's significant other at the very beginning of the assembled letters, becoming the author's fiancé, and then spouse.
Christopher Tolkien - This is the author's child who assisted in the arrangement of the selected letters that comprise this book and was a recipient of letters throughout the course of the book.
Hugh Brogan - This is a recipient of letters from the author who has saved their letters, beginning during the 1950s, when their preference for goblins over orcs as a type of monster is discussed.
Raynard Unwin - This person is a publishing partner, a recipient of a large portion of letters found in the book, and a major player...
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