Birth of a new world: the Tolkien poem that marks the genesis of Middle-earth

In September 1914, as war broke out, Tolkien created the mythical land that led him to The Lord of the Rings. John Garth tells the story of the poem that changed his life

Source: www.theguardian.com

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