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Seller: melk-or (319)
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Pointe-Claire, Quebec, CA
Ended Oct 24, 2018 11:51:14 AM
Category: Books:Antiquarian & Collectible
C $3,750.00
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A Spring Harvest by Geoffroy Bache Smith Title: A Spring Harvest Publication Date: 1918 Binding: Hardcover Dust Jacket Included in removable Brodart protector. Edition: 1st Edition / 1st Printing Publisher: Erskine Macdonald Ltd. London. Hardback in dustwrapper. Not illustrated. Hammond B2: pp. 280-281 Exceptionally Rare, especially in dustjacket. Anthology of poetry by G.B. Smith with short introductory note by J.R.R. Tolkien, discussing the dates and circumstances in which the poems were composed. Three-paragraph prefatory note by J.R.R. Tolkien signed ‘J.R.R.T.’ Original cloth with dust wrapper. Dustjacket has darkening to backstrip with minor wear at edges, fold corners and spine ends with some loss to head of spine (see pictures). Protected in removable Brodart. Book has minor bumping to corners and spine extremities. A very beautiful copy for the collector, extremely hard to find, especially in original dust jacket. Even the Bodleian Library example is trimmed, fragmentary and tipped into the book. A century old dustjacketed book! A jewel in any Tolkien collection. I have some other very scarce and collectible Tolkien books listed. Win more than one auction andsave on shipping. Although my listings indicate that I am only shipping to North America, I am open to shipping to Europe but please message me for a shipping quote first as the shipping rates are for North America only. All shipments are tracked and insured through Canada Post.
Submitted by: Urulókë
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