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Leaf by Niggle (1945) [Short Story]
by J. R. R. Tolkien Rating: Weighted - 6.4 / Average - 6.2 of 10 (5 votes) (Rate!)
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Niggle longs only to complete his painting of a tree, which seems to grow as he works on it, leaf by leaf, but he must leave on a journey and is prevented from finishing.

First appeared in the Dublin Review in January 1945. Usually published together with his essay "On Fairy-stories" under the title Tree and Leaf.

Original title: Leaf by Niggle
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasyAllegorical And Bangsian

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