Tolkien's (1963, 1962, 1962)' The Lord of the Rings' trilogy. A UK first edition set (later printings) published by George Allen and Unwin. The Fellowship of the Rings (13th printing, 1963). The Two Towers (9th printing, 1962).The Return of the King (9th printing, 1962). No previous owners' inscriptions, no stamps etc. The boards are clean and bright. The lettering on the spine is not rubbed out as often seen.
All three maps are present at the back. A whiff of foxing to the page block edges. The dust jackets are not price clipped, without major wear and just a little discoloured (slightly yellowed) on the spines. Also included as a bonus is a first edition copy of Tolkien's'Beowulf', edited and signed on a bookplate by Christopher Tolkien , the author's third son and chief editor of his father's posthumous work.
Please check out our wide range of collectable books; thank you! (1963,'62,'62)'The Lord of the Rings', first edition + signed" is in sale since Saturday, April 15, 2017. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "firstandfine" and is located in Birmingham. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, United States, Russian federation, Canada, Brazil, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Chile.