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Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE LORD OF THE RINGS. GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN, 1960-1961
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
303
Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE LORD OF THE RINGS. GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN, 1960-1961
Estimate
4,0006,000
LOT SOLD. 9,375 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE LORD OF THE RINGS. GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN, 1960-1961

8vo, 3 volumes, tenth impression [volume one], seventh impression [volumes two and three], each volume signed by the author on title-page ("J.R.R. Tolkien"), illustrations, maps including folding maps at end of each volume, later full green morocco featuring Tolkien's 'Ring and Eye' device in gilt and black on upper covers together with Tolkien's 'certar' lettering in black at top edge, spine with title as written by Frodo in The Return of the King ("The Downfall of the Lord of the Rings and the Return of the King Together with extracts from Books of Lore translated by Bilbo in Rivendell") in black and gilt, gilt edges, some minor browning to endpapers


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an attractively bound set of a signed set of "the lord of the rings"

English Literature, History, Children's Books and Illustrations

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