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Book Publisher's Adverts and Catalogues

13 Jul, 2013 (edited)
2013-7-13 10:39:58 AM UTC



George Allen & Unwin

Unwin/Unwin Hyman


Folio Society


Houghton Mifflin

Ballantine Books


13 Jul, 2013 (edited)
2013-7-13 6:27:00 PM UTC

Trotter wrote:

Please post any advertising images from Tolkien's publishers that you have in this thread.


Description:1980 UK 25th Anniversary Lord of the Rings Paperback boxset
Publisher: Unwin Paperbacks
Price: £4.50

I have a short stack of original copies of this 2012 Houghton Mifflin Tolkien catalog available to ship to interested collectors (just pay shipping costs to wherever you are). It is a nice card-stock twelve page listing of everything they released that year (you can peruse the entire thing via the link below). I will add a scan of the cover in a bit. ... es/brochure/brochure.html
14 Jul, 2013
2013-7-14 4:43:32 AM UTC
1989/1990 Unwin Hyman Catalogue

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14 Jul, 2013 (edited)
2013-7-14 9:12:42 AM UTC
GA&U Beautiful Tolkien Gift Sets

I'd love my copies to look this this, they don't

Tolkien is very blue on the LOTR set that I have.

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15 Jul, 2013
2013-7-15 1:57:11 AM UTC
Supplement to The Bookseller 23rd October 1982

"Tolkien books make great gifts"

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15 Jul, 2013
2013-7-15 1:59:47 AM UTC
Tolkien Times - Autumn 1998 catalog

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15 Jul, 2013
2013-7-15 2:00:58 AM UTC
Card Set bookseller advertisement

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15 Jul, 2013
2013-7-15 2:02:41 AM UTC
Waldenbooks (bookseller here in the USA back in the seventies and eighties) ad for Silmarillion release.

Not quite a publisher advert but similar enough I thought I would include it when I ran across it.

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15 Jul, 2013
2013-7-15 2:05:22 AM UTC
Unfinished Tales mini catalog (pre-release) from Houghton Mifflin to booksellers. Weird folding pattern that didn't scan well, might include a photo soon that shows what order the panels go when you open it up.

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23 May, 2015
2015-5-23 9:18:06 AM UTC
Anybody have any idea when this was issued, I would guess 1964.

It is included with a set of 1950's UK Lord of the Rings.

eBay Item #321754387776

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