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Seller: melk-or (323)
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Pointe-Claire, Quebec, CA
Ended Nov 21, 2018 2:00:46 AM
Category: Books:Antiquarian & Collectible
C $350.00
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Reports of the Research Committee of the Society of Antiquaries of London No. IX: Report on the Excavation of the Prehistoric, Roman, and Post-Roman Site in Lydney Park, Gloucestershire + Appendix A: On the Name 'Nodens' By J.R.R. Tolkien Publisher: Oxford University Press, LondonPublication Date: 1932Binding: Soft CoverBook Condition: Very GoodEdition: First EditionLimited Edition: Only 1150 copies were publishedThis copy is in its original wrappers. Very Good Condition. Complete in Original Covers. Minor wear to edges on oversized cover. Some wear to spine with small area of loss at tail. See photos. All pages are firmly attached. Colour Frontispiece. 3 Fold-Out Pages. 50 plates. 28 full-page figures. Glossy Pages. Text very clean. Housed in a removable Brodart protector. Contains 6 page essay by J.R.R. Tolkien (Appendix 1) on the Name 'Nodens'. One of only 1150 Copies Printed. See Hammond B13. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Lydney Park Temple comprises a Roman temple and villa complex built within an earlier Iron Age hill fort. In the Fourth century the southern half of the Iron Age site was occupied by a Romano-British temple complex. A great find for the Tolkien collector. These large volumes are scarce in this condition and not many are available. Most that have survived are in the collections of the avid Tolkien completist and devoted fan. I have some other very scarce and collectible Tolkien books listed. Win more than one auction and save on shipping.Although my listings indicate that I am only shipping to North America, I am open to shipping toEurope but please message me for a shipping quote first as the shipping rates are for North Americaonly. All shipments are tracked and insured through Canada Post.
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