304
304
Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE LORD OF THE RINGS. GEORGE ALLEN AND UNWIN LTD., 1969
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 5,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
304
Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE LORD OF THE RINGS. GEORGE ALLEN AND UNWIN LTD., 1969
Estimate
2,5003,500
LOT SOLD. 5,625 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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Tolkien, J.R.R.
THE LORD OF THE RINGS. GEORGE ALLEN AND UNWIN LTD., 1969
8vo, 3 volumes in one as issued, presentation copy inscribed by the author ("Christmas | 1969 | E.M. Jebb | with best | wishes and kind re- | membrances | from J.R.R.T.") on slip laid-down to front free endpaper, first 'india paper edition', 3 maps (including 2 folding) printed in red and black, later full red morocco by Bayntun-Riviere with design on upper cover in gilt together with grey and black morocco onlays, spine in compartments, gilt edges, colllector's red morocco folding box
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Hammond A5(h)

Catalogue Note

a sumptuous binding of the first india paper edition

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