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Rayner Unwin (1925–2000)

Rayner Unwin was born on December 23, 1925 in London, England as Rayner Stephens Unwin. He died on November 23, 2000 in Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire, England. See full bio »

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 2003 J.R.R. Tolkien: Origins of Middle-Earth (Video documentary short)
 2001 National Geographic Explorer (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Tolkien Publisher
- Beyond the Movie: The Lord of the Rings (2001) ... Himself - Tolkien Publisher
 1998 An Awfully Big Adventure (TV Series documentary)
Himself - Tolkien's Publisher
- J.R.R. Tolkien (1998) ... Himself - Tolkien's Publisher
 1992 Tolkien Remembered (TV Short documentary)
Himself - Publisher, First to Read The Hobbit in 1936
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English publisher who had the honor of proofreading J.R.R. Tolkien's books 'The Hobbit' and 'The Lord of the Rings' for their first publication. He was also responsible for splitting the latter into 3 books as it was too large as a single novel.

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