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The Devil's Coach Horses is a 1925 essay by J. R. R. Tolkien 1925 (MCMXXV) was a common year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... J. R. R. Tolkien in 1972, in his study at Merton Street (from by H. Carpenter) John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (January 3, 1892 – September 2, 1973) is best known as the author of The Hobbit and its sequel The Lord of the Rings. ...

"devil's coach-horse" is a British expression for a particular kind of rove beetle. Genera (thousands, see text) The rove beetles are a large family (Staphylinidae) of beetles, primarily distinguished by their short elytra that leave more than half of their abdomens exposed. ...

  • J. R. R. Tolkien, The devil's coach-horses in: The review of English studies : a quarterly journal of English literature and the English language vol. 1 no. 3 (July 1925), p. 331-6 (London, Sidgwick&Jackson)[1], reprinted 1950 [2].

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