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113881632953
Seller: cv00030 (2609)
100.0% positive
Guildford, Surrey, GB
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Ended Sep 18, 2019 7:46:57 PM
Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Antiquarian & Collectable
£123.51
[39 Bids]
Buyer: k***s (26)
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2 x Deluxe Books:The Hobbit, J.R.R Tolkien, Unwin Hyman, 1990, 286ppThe Lord of the Rings, J.R.R Tolkien, Unwin Hyman, 1990, 1193pp Key feature: An exceedingly rare set of deluxe Tolkien worksAbout the book: For sale is the only Unwin Hyman deluxe set of Tolkien's finest works for sale worldwide.These are exceedingly rare editions of the famous 'Deluxe' editions printed for The Hobbit and LOTR.Each copy comes with the original black slipcase, with rare curved edge not seen on many other versions.Each book features the famous bejeweled-style cover decoration. The Deluxe edition is remarkably collectable and sought-after, however this is an even rarer set.Unwin Hyman printed very few books for Tolkien, and this set is testament to that unusual time in the Tolkien print history. Condition report: In Very Good to Excellent Condition See photos for accurate description.Both books are very bright, with small signs of wear and small abrasions, small corner creases to pages setVery nice in all, with only light wear. Please note that I am happy to post worldwide but please contact me for a price first!
Submitted by: Trotter, Urulókë
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