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Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, GB
Ended Mar 25, 2012 8:05:52 PM
Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Antiquarian & Collectable
Buyer: b***b (292)
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West Hull Rare Books are pleased to offer for sale, a first edition, first Impression copy of..... The Return of the King....By the Author....J R R Tolkien....Published by George Unwin and Allen in 1955. THE BOOK ....Is in very good condition. The red boards are clean, but the spine is a touch faded. There is a small name and contempary date to the top corner of the front endpaper. The book is tightly bound with just a touch of spine lean. The inner pages are fresh and clean, and the map is present to the rear of the book, and in fine condition. Page 49 has the slipped legolas text and number 4 to the bottom of the page. THE DUSTWRAPPERS.....Is in good condition. The wrappers is the correct first impression printed in 1955. The front flap of the wrapper is missing and there is a little chipping to the spine tip. The rest of the wrapper is surprisingly clean. The rear flap has the correct price of 21s.net present. PLEASE NOTE.... Both the book and dustwrapper are the rare first edition, first Impression. We have taken multiple scans of the book and wrapper to enable you to view the titles overall condition. A very low starting price. This book will sell, so the best of luck, if you decide to place a bid on this title. Postage for this title is at cost, with fully insured postage worldwide...... UK = £ 7.00..... Europe = £ 11.50.... Rest of the World = £ 18.00 Westhull-rarebooks 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.
Submitted by: Max