Boston : Houghton Mifflin, ?1976. Second Printing. Stated "Second Printing" on copyright page. Hardcover. Unpaginated : color illustrations ; 28 cm. In original price clipped dust jacket. Foxing within, heavy musty smell at center of book, otherwise, a good reading copy with solid binding, and no marking inside. For additional detail on item, please submit inquiry via email. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: A collection of illustrated letters from Father Christmas recapping the activities of the preceding year at the North Pole. The letters were written by the author to his children.
About the Author: J.R.R. Tolkien (1892?1973), beloved throughout the world as the creator of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, was a professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford, a fellow of Pembroke College, and a fellow of Merton College until his retirement in 1959. His chief interest was the linguistic aspects of the early English written tradition, but even as he studied these classics he was creating a set of his own.
Title: The Father Christmas Letters Tolkien, J. R. ...
Binding: Oct 01, 1976
Book Condition: Collectible; Good
Book Description HOUGHTON MIFFLIN HARCOURT. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. HARDCOVER Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. General. Book: USED, Good. Dust Jacket: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 02978039524981913. Bookseller Inventory # 02978039524981913
Book Description HOUGHTON, MIFFLIN AND COMPANY, BOSTON, 1979. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. TITLE: THE FATHER CHRISTMAS LETTERS By J. R. R. TOLKIEN 1979 AUTHOR: J. R. R. TOLKIEN PUBLISHER - (LOCATION) / COPYRIGHT: HOUGHTON MIFFLIN COMPANY, BOSTON 1979 EDITION: Reprint Edition ISBN: 0395249813 CATEGORY: Sci-Fi, Rare BINDING/COVER: Softback without dust jacket COLOR: Colored SIZE: 11 x 8 ½ (approximately) PAGES: Unnumbered pages. CONDITION: The outside is in good condition; there appears to be a small section with a scuff above the color image on the front board, and someone may have blended it with a marker that bled through the back of the page. The book looks slightly used. Book is without marks or writings, pages are clean and book is tight and sturdy. All the pages are present in book. Good/None dust condition as issued. BACKGROUND/DESCRIPTION: Edited by BAILLIE TOLKIEN COMPETITIVE PRICING! Once paid, book(s) will ship immediately to customer (it's on the way), you are welcome to email about shipment date! We offer free gift wrapping year round on all our products regardless of item's cost. REFUNDS: All ViewFair books, prints, and manuscript items are 100% refundable up to 14 business days after item is received. InvCodePrc E H V VIEWFAIR BOOKS: RSTC 008331. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 008331
Book Description Houghton Mifflin, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+. No additional printings listed. Couple small brown areas to cloth. Price-clipped. Couple short tears to jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 069800
Book Description Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust jacket included. Later Edition. ISBN 0395249813. Hardback. Second impression as stated. Previous owner's gift inscription on upper right corner of front end paper. Slight wear and dust soiling to corners and edges; otherwise tight, sound and unmarked in Very Good condition. Dust jacket with 2" closed tear at spine with crease to front top edge where 1" closed tear; both reinforced with clear tape; minor spine fade; minor wear to corners and edges with rubs and creases; $8.95 original price is present and unclipped on front flap of dust jacket; Good to Very Good condition. We have placed dust jacket in a brodart protective cover and it looks much better than described. No Signature. Bookseller Inventory # 9520452
Book Description Houghton Mifflin, 1976. Book Condition: Used. This Book is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. 100% Guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_usedgood_0395249813
Book Description Houghton Mifflin Company, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Early Edition/Would be a FINE copy but a warm previous owners gift inscription (dated 1977) on blank front free end-paper. Dust jacket is price clipped. Jacket has minor extremity creases overall, with minute paper loss. Book boards are bound in white cloth with a red and white Elf Messenger on front cover; a green and red spine title. Tiny (1") bookstore label on front inside cover from an old Atlanta book store. Unpaginated. Presents very well. Mylar protected jacket. Bookseller Inventory # 003233
Book Description Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st American edition. First American edition, NF/NF. Book has former owner inscription and date. DJ is price-clipped, has some light edge wear to spine ends, corners and edges. Fully illustrated (mostly in color) by Tolkien for his own children. The letters cover the years from 1928-1939, with an appendix which has one more. There is an introduction by Baillie Tolkien. A delightful book by a true artist. Bookseller Inventory # 001270
Book Description Houghton Mifflin, U.S.A., 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Color illustrations. Pages are clean. A little cover soil. Dust jacket has a few edge tears -- now protected in a mylar covering. Gift inscription on front endpaper. Size: 8.5"x11". Bookseller Inventory # 606849
Book Description Houghton Mifflin, Boston, 1976. Book Condition: Fine. 4to. [46 pp.]. Profusely illustrated in color. Cloth. Front cover has an elf with the text By Elf Messenger. Lettering on spine. Bookseller Inventory # 1009697
Book Description Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Boston, 1976. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 2nd Impession. Bookseller Inventory # 112513