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Seller: firstandfine (1268)
100.0% positive
Birmingham, GB
Ended May 15, 2017 8:57:47 AM
Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Antiquarian & Collectable
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Condition: very good plus
On offer J.R.R. Tolkien's (1963, 1962, 1962) 'The Lord of the Rings' trilogy. A UK first edition set (later printings) published by George Allen and Unwin. The set consist of:The Fellowship of the Rings (13th printing, 1963)The Two Towers (9th printing, 1962)The Return of the King (9th printing, 1962)Condition: very good plus. No previous owners' inscriptions, no stamps etc.; the boards are clean and bright. The lettering on the spine is not rubbed out as often seen. All three maps are present at the back. A whiff of foxing to the page block edges. The dust jackets are not price clipped, without major wear and just a little discoloured (slightly yellowed) on the spines.Also included as a bonus is a first edition copy of Tolkien's 'Beowulf', edited and signed on a bookplate by Christopher Tolkien, the author's third son and chief editor of his father's posthumous work.Please check out our wide range of collectable books; thank you!First and Fine
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