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If Tolkien disliked allegory, why are there so many allegorical readings of The Lord of the Rings?

The Lord of the Rings is only an allegory in the eyes of (some) readers and critics; JRRT himself set out to write an adventure, a sequel to The Hobbit, in fact, a story for children. This is still ...
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