One day sale from Thornton's bookshop, Sunday 19th November 2017.

[F0176-3] TOLKIEN, J.R.R.,. The Hobbit or There and Back Again.
One of the Folio Society's hand numbered limited edition of 1750 copies. Quarter-bound in Moroccan goatskin leather, with sides of hand-woven pure Indian silk. Illustrations drawn by Eric Fraser from original designs by Ingahild Grathmer (pseud. of the Queen of Denmark). Gilded top edges, with ribbon markers. Calligraphy on spines and slipcase by John Andrew. Slipcase bound in full Moroccan goatskin leather, with scalloped edges. (2002 )
Illustrated by Francis Mosley, printed at the Bath Press, 245
pages. An immaculate copy

http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/details.php?reference=84300

£375.00 till Sunday evening 19 November £ 295.00
Payment for this title by bank transfer only.


[F0176] TOLKIEN, J.R.R.,. The Lord of the Rings. The Hobbit. The
Silmarillion 5 Volumes.. 2002 (2001 ?) /2004. One of the Folio Society's hand numbered limited edition of 1750 copies. Quarter-bound in Moroccan goatskin leather, with sides of hand-woven pure Indian silk. Illustrations drawn by Eric Fraser from original designs by Ingahild Grathmer (pseud. of the Queen of Denmark). Gilded top edges, with ribbon markers. Calligraphy on spines and slipcase by John Andrew. Slipcases bound in full Moroccan goatskin leather, with scalloped edges. 1328 pages in total for the Lord of the Rings. Together with The Hobbit (2003) and the Silmarillion (2004 ) Illustrated by Francis Mosley, printed at the Bath Press, All volumes have the same limitation number. Payment for this title by bank transfer only.

http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/details.php?reference=82720
http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/details.php?reference=85350

Forwarding by UPS in the UK, by DHL abroad £1,250.00
till Sunday evening 19 November £ 995.00


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