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J.R.R. Tolkien takes it to the Nazis on Arayanism

[Allen & Unwin had negotiated the publication of a German translation of The Hobbit with Rütten & Loening of Potsdam. This firm wrote to Tolkien asking if he was of 'arisch' (aryan) origin.] Dear Sirs, Thank you for your letter. …. I regret that I am not clear as to …