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Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE HOBBIT. GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN LTD., 1937
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LOT SOLD. 12,500 GBP
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301
Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE HOBBIT. GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN LTD., 1937
Estimate
8,00010,000
LOT SOLD. 12,500 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE HOBBIT. GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN LTD., 1937

8vo, first edition, first issue ("Dodgeson" corrected in ink on inside lower flap of dust-jacket), 10 illustrations, pictorial end-papers in red and black by the author, 2 pages of publisher's advertisements at end, original pictorial green cloth, original pictorial dust-jacket by the author, collector's green morocco-backed folding box, internally clean with some very minor finger-soiling on a few leaves, head and foot of spine very slightly bumped, dust-jacket with some professional restoration including restored sections at head of spine (10 by 25mm.) and restoration to some other minor chips and tears at extremities, some minor staining


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Hammond A3(a)

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an extremely fresh copy

English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations

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