Set in the world of Faery, this tells of the preparation of the Great Cake to mark the Feast of Good Children. It should have been a cheerful, human occasion, but other powers were at work and the world of man and of Faery met and blended in a strange union.
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J.R.R.Tolkien (1892-1973) was a distinguished academic, though he is best known for writing The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings and The Silmarillion, plus other stories and essays. His books have been translated into over 40 languages and have sold many millions of copies worldwide.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1975. Book Condition: Fair. New edition. N/A. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP84526538
Book Description Hardback. Book Condition: Fair. A readable copy of the book which may include some defects such as highlighting and notes. Cover and pages may be creased and show discolouration. Bookseller Inventory # GOR005882641
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1975. Book Condition: Good. New edition. N/A. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP82982902
Book Description George Allen and Unwin Ltd, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes (illustrator). Second Edition. No dw, wear to spine ends, spine sides and corners, and parts of other edges, with a few minor small scar marks sprinkled intermittently to the surface of the length of the spine, internally very good. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 61 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 72079
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1975. Book Condition: Good. Published by Allen & Unwin. 2nd Edition. Good condition book without dust jacket. Pictorial boards are clean with light rubbing to edges/spine. Book has clean and bright contents. Bookseller Inventory # 9999-9991162560
Book Description George Allen & Unwin (Publishers) Ltd, London, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Baynes, Pauline (illustrator). No dust jacket. Hardcover. Good condition. Second edition. A few minor scores on boards. Edges of boards and spine ends are worn and rubbed. Page block is foxed. One or two marks on pages. Text and illustrations are clear. AF. Used. Bookseller Inventory # 443826
Book Description George Allen & Unwin Limited, London, 1975. Hard Cover. Pauline Baynes (illustrator). Second Edition. Very good hardback copy. Pictorial covers. 62 pages, b/w illustrations, 9" x 5.75". Price on rear cover neatly scratched out. Top and bottom of spine very slightly rubbed. Small nick on spine itself. Otherwise very good and unmarked.(no dustjacket - fairly sure it was issued without a dustjacket) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 009440
Book Description George Allen & Unwin., 1975. Book Condition: Very Good. Second. Hard Cover. Book- VG, integral colour boards. 9x5.5. 61pp. Frontis & many b/w illus by Pauline Baynes. Bookseller Inventory # 1547456
Book Description London : George Allen & Unwin, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 61 pp, first printing of second edition. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-17859139665
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd December 31, 1975, 1975. 8vo Pictorial hardcover. 64pp very good. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes. Rubbed edges. Bookseller Inventory # 43486