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Seller: michaelmoonsbookshop
100.0% positive
Whitehaven, Cumbria, GB
Ended Jun 18, 2022 2:43:24 PM
Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Antiquarian & Collectable
[14 Bids]
Buyer: w***1 (392)
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Condition: minor wear to the box - some minor marks to the box label - top edge of the box has some very fine white spot marks [shown] - a small area of rubbing to the back of the box highlighted by some red dots on the photos left hand side - book is very clean and appears un unread condition with little if any evidence of handling / use - any questions please ask before bidding
You are looking at an original 20th century book in the publisher's de luxe cloth binding printed on very thin India paper with box - as described The Lord of the RingsJ R R TolkienLondon Harper Collins Publishers 1992 [First Edition thus - originally Published in 1969 by George Allen & Unwin]1193 pages + maps to the endpapersmeasures 143mm x 228mm Harper Collins first printing of the de luxe Edition previously published by George Allen and Unwin [1969] - a slight variation of the binding without the more elborate coloured gilt blocking with a leather textured cloth binding and JRR Tolkien monogram to the front board. Folding maps replaced with maps to the endpapers Thank you for looking - increasingly uncommon thus after 30 years - a very presentable exampleany questions please ask before biddingplease see our other listings for a Lord of the Rings single volume de luxe [india paper] edition printed by George Allen and Unwin + A de luxe edition of Tolkien's Poems and Stories
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