THE LORD OF THE RINGS ([ 1969 ])

TOLKEIN, John Ronald Reuel (1892-1973)

THE LORD OF THE RINGS

Published: London : George Allen & Unwin Ltd.

Date: [ 1969 ]

First Edition, first impression, of the India paper edition, in the de luxe black buckram binding with spectacular gilt and silver emblem to front, spine lettered in gilt and divided into compartments by gilt ruled lines; in the original black slipcase, fine condition. 8vo. 1193, (1) pp; three maps (two of which are folding) all in fine condition; titlepage printed in red and black; marbled endpapers; page edges speckled blue. A Fine copy of his fantasy trilogy that spawned the multi Oscar-winning movie directed by Peter Jackson.

Note
Comprises all three books in the trilogy in one (The Fellowship of the Rings; The Two Towers; The Return of the King)

£500

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