Brettells Auctioneers & Valuers 27th July 2021

Signed Hobbit 1.JPG

A 1937 Signed Second Impression of The Hobbit By J. R. R. Tolkien, Published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd, London, Complete with Illustrations to Include Coloured Examples, Dust Jacket Present. Signed to Front Page in ink by J R R Tolkien. (Condition issues to book to Include foxing to spine and speckles to some page, binding with slight wear also jacket with issues to include price clipped, loss, Tears etc)

Lot 290 Estimate £1500-£3000 (very low estimate)
Sold for £23,000 before fees

Signed Hobbit 2.JPG ... lection-of-books-lot-290/