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Bloomsbury Sale #510

Sale Date - December 14, 2004

706. Tolkien (J.R.R.) The Hobbit, 1946; The Lord of the Rings, 3 vol., The Return of the King, first edition , the others reprints, 1955, first with colour frontispiece and illustrations, second with map at end of each vol., original cloth, spine ends faded, dust-jackets very worn and torn, 8vo (4)

est. £200 – £300

Sold for £340

707. Tolkien (J.R.R.) The Lord of the Rings, 3 vol., first editions , vol.III first issue with sagging type and ‘4’ on p.49, 3 folding maps, original cloth, a few small and light marks on vol.I covers, dust-jackets, light soiling, tears to corners and spines-ends with some loss, repairs to inside of lower corners, spine-ends, hinges and 1 fore-edge of vol.I jacket, 8vo, 1954-55.

est. £1500 – £2000

Sold for £2200

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