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175265204195
Seller: priorys
(812)
100.0% positive
Whitley Bay, GB
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Ended May 7, 2022 5:11:20 PM
Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Antiquarian & Collectable
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The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1938. First American edition, third state with a flute player on the title page, and Chapter VII is correct on page 118. Bound in publisher's original buff cloth stamped in blue and red; lacking the dust jacket. This is a library book that appears to have never been circulated, a very rare find indeed. In outstanding condition. It has a small library book plate on the front map. The title page, and the first page of the text, have a very neat perforated library mark. There are no other library marks or additions. The book is clean throughout. A beautiful copy. More photographs can be sent on request.
Submitted by: Mr. Underhill
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