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352752048527
Seller: st.helena.colchester (9719)
99.5% positive
Colchester, GB
Completed
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Ended Aug 19, 2019 7:09:51 PM
Category: Books, Comics & Magazines:Antiquarian & Collectable
£2,250.00
[68 Bids]
Buyer: 8***i (468)
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Condition: Rare first edition / first printing of The Fellowship of the Ring. The book is missing its dust jacket and shows signs of wear. Please study the photos to gauge a good idea of the items condition.
This item has been kindly donated to raise funds for St Helena. We help local people face incurable illness and bereavement, supporting them and their families, friends and carers. We also support children and adults who are facing bereavement. 1954 1st Edition The Fellowship of the Ring - J.R.R. Tolkien - Lord of the Rings This listing is for a rare first edition / first printing of The Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. Tolkien, publish in 1954. This is not a second impression or later edition, making this a very sought after item. This is one of only a couple thousand of the original copies. Sadly the book is missing its original dust jacket however facsimiles are available online should you want one to "complete" the book. There is some wear to the hardcover of the book which we have tried our best to photograph. The inside cover shows some bleeding from the dye onto the paper. The flyleaf from the front of the book as been removed and the last page has some light creasing. The map in the back of the book is also present and in good condition. Please get in touch if you would like more photographs of anything specific, or if you're local we can arrange for you to view the item. Help us to continue supporting families and their loved ones by favouriting us HERE. If you have any Questions we are available Mon-Fri 9am-5pm otherwise please check our FAQs.We do not offer a 'buy it now' price on our auction items, we will also not end these auctions early. If you experience any problems with your purchase: Please: before leaving feedback get in touch with us through the item first.
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