Details about 1957 Lord of the Rings - The Two Towers J.R.R Tolkien FIRST EDITION Hobbit bookSee original listing
10 Sep, 2014 19:41:50 BST
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Guildford, Surrey, United Kingdom
|Author:||J.R.R Tolkien||Date of Publication:||1950-Now|
|Format:||Hardback with Jacket||Special Attributes:||1st Edition|
|Fiction Subject:||Classic Literature||Subject:||Fiction|
|Non-Fiction Subject:||Arts||Fiction Type:||Novels|
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The Two Towers, J.R.R Tolkien, George Allen and Unwin, 1957 First edition 5th Impression, 352pp
Here is a very rare first edition of The Lord of the Rings - The Two Towers.
Complete with iconic cream dust jacket and fold-out map at rear, this is the first edition 5th impression.
Only a few thousand of these would have been printed and to see one in such excellent condition - especially the bright boards - is very rare indeed.
Tolkien is known as the modern father of fantasy and his Hobbit is one of the best selling books of all time.
With new Hobbit films coming and the value of Tolkien books set to rise, this is an ideal time to buy.
In Good to Very Good condition.
D/J poor with lots of sellotape, now hardened and fragile.
Covers good with general wear - light staining and creasing etc
Light signs of wear inside but overall nice condition