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TOLKIEN, J. R. R.

Published by London: George Allen and Unwin, 1937 (1937)

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Item Description: London: George Allen and Unwin, 1937, 1937. Octavo (190 x 135 mm). Finely bound by the Chelsea Bindery in green morocco, titles to spine and front cover gilt, raised with bands with gilt to compartments, gilt blocked dragon to front cover, gilt rule to turn-ins, original map endpapers, gilt edges. An excellent copy. Frontispiece and 9 illustrations after the author's drawings; with final advert leaf. First edition, first impression. A beautifully bound copy of this children's classic. Hammond & Anderson A3b. Bookseller Inventory # 92214

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TOLKIEN, J. R. R.

Published by London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1937 (1937)

Used First Edition

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From: Peter Harrington. ABA member (London, United Kingdom)

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Item Description: London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1937, 1937. Octavo. Original green cloth, spine and covers blocked in black, top edge green, map endpapers printed in black and red. With the dust jacket. Housed in a custom box within an elaborate brown morocco-backed slipcase, with gilt lettering and leather onlays to the spine. Bookplate to first blank. Cloth a little faded to edges, otherwise a very good copy in a brighter than usual jacket that has some nicks to extremities, a touch of black ink at upper edge of front fold, and a little paper restoration to the top edge. Frontispiece and 9 full-page uncoloured illustrations after drawings by the author. First edition, first impression, first issue jacket with the hand-correction to "Dodgeson" on the rear inside flap. The first edition was published on 21 September 1937 and the first impression of 1,500 copies was sold out by December. Hammond & Anderson A3b. Bookseller Inventory # 93967

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