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Tolkien’s Translation of Jonah

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Tolkien’s Translation of Jonah. / Wolfe, Brendan N.

In: Journal of Inklings Studies, Vol. 4, No. 2, 10.2014, p. 11-26.

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Wolfe, BN 2014, 'Tolkien’s Translation of Jonah' Journal of Inklings Studies, vol 4, no. 2, pp. 11-26. DOI: 10.3366/ink.2014.4.2.4

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Wolfe, B. N. (2014). Tolkien’s Translation of Jonah. Journal of Inklings Studies, 4(2), 11-26. DOI: 10.3366/ink.2014.4.2.4

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Wolfe BN. Tolkien’s Translation of Jonah. Journal of Inklings Studies. 2014 Oct;4(2):11-26. Available from, DOI: 10.3366/ink.2014.4.2.4

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Wolfe, Brendan N./ Tolkien’s Translation of Jonah. In: Journal of Inklings Studies. 2014 ; Vol. 4, No. 2. pp. 11-26

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