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Tolkien, J.R.R.

Published by Houghton Mifflin, 1962
Condition: Fine+ Hardcover
From GLOVER'S BOOKERY, ABAA (Lexington, KY, U.S.A.)

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315 pp; Thirteenth Printing (2nd edition, with revised ending to the Riddle Game) stated on dust jacket, likely printed late 1960 or 1961. Jacket has no price, book contains no copyright information and no printing history. Green fabric boards with blue text: title stamped on front; on spine is title, dwarf hat, author and publisher in order. DJ states that the book/DJ were printed in Great Britain. Frontis is Tolkien's color illustration of The Hill, endpapers are black & red maps by the author. Book has no names or other marks, pages clean, very little toning or foxing (a hint on foredge) , very light corner/spine wear. Dust jacket is whole with no chips, a small 1/4 inch tear on the top of spine, corners have very light wear. This is a very nice, clean, tight and utterly attractive early copy of a fantasy classic. Bookseller Inventory # 301582

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Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

Publication Date: 1962

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine+

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Edition: 2nd Edition.

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Large general used & rare bookstore with a well organized stock of over 10,000 mostly hardback books, antiquarian maps & prints, and tribal art. Open Tue-Sat from 10-6 EST. We offer computerized Search Service and Appraisal services. Member Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America and International League of Antiquarian Booksellers. Buying and Selling books since 1978, on line since 1998.

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