The Return of the King Signed by JRR Tolkien First Edition First Impression George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1955. No inscriptions, no foxing or browning. Fold out map still present and without creasing.
A VG+ copy in like original price clipped dust jacket, with no fading to red lettering on spine. Tolkien to smartly mounted signature on half title page. The red biro signature was obtained in Hilary Term (spring) 1967 by an Oxford undergraduate. Professor Tolkien had read part of a story at Blackfriars in Oxford (believed to be Smith of Wootton Manor, before publication).The signature was written on part of a Blackwell's invoice. The item "The Return of the King Signed by JRR Tolkien First Edition First Impression" is in sale since Thursday, January 25, 2018. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "jrl1979" and is located in London. This item can be shipped worldwide.