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Seller: westhull-rarebooks (1094)
Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, GB
Ended Aug 18, 2013 11:11:44 AM
Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Antiquarian & Collectable
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West Hull Rare Books are delighted to offer for sale a first edition, first Impression set of The Lord of the Rings...by the author J.R.R. Tolkien...published by George Allen and Unwin...London in 1954, 1954 and 1955 respectively. THE BOOKS.....Are in very good condition. The red boards are clean, with the odd little mark to the front board, and with just a touch of fading to the spine, regarding The Two Towers. The gilt lettering to the spine of each book are un faded. The inner pages are clean and fresh with just a hint of light foxing to the page edges of The Two Towers. Each of the three books are free of any previous owner names or Inscriptions. The books are tightly bound. Overall, each of the three books present as nice clean examples. NO DUST WRAPPERS. OVERALL.....Nice clean examples. A very scarce set of Tolkien titles, that will take pride of place in any serious Tolkien collection. The books could be rebound if chosen, but in our opinion the books are too fresh and clean to be rebound in leather. . Please contact us, if you have any questions. Good luck if you decide to place a bid on this title. Postage for this title is at cost...... UK = £ FREE..... Europe = £ 10.00.... Rest of the World = £ 25.00 West Hull Rare Books are full time book sellers and full members of the P.B.F.A. Booksellers association and trade under their guidelines. We have a full 14 day money back guarantee, if you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase.