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Folio Society The Hobbit J.R.R. Tolkien Lord of the Rings Hobbits Slipcase
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Item location:
Milstead, Kent, United Kingdom

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271557147034
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Item specifics

Condition: Very Good : Split the cost with friends
A book that has been read and does not look new, but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to the book cover, with the dust jacket (if applicable) included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins. Some identifying marks on the inside cover, but this is minimal. Very little wear and tear. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab
Seller notes: See detailed description below.
Author:

J.R.R. Tolkien

Format:

Hardback

Publisher:

Folio Society

Language:

English

Subject:

Fantasy Tolkien Lord of the Rings Hobbits

Special Attributes:

Fine Bindings

Series:

Folio Society Tolkien


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The Hobbit

or ‘There and Back Again’

(A Hardback Volume in a Slipcase)

by

J.R.R. Tolkien

Published by ‘The Folio Society’ in 1997

Illustrations by Eric Fraser

 

Series binding in paper covered boards, blocked in gold with a design by Francis Mosley. Gilt titles blocked on black panels to spine. Printed on Caxton Wove paper. Burgundy slipcase.

 

9" x 5¾". 235x 155mm. 900g (Unpacked).

248 pages + prelims and illustrations. Endpaper maps by Tolkien, frontispiece, numerous full page and in text woodcuts by the artist.

 

Book in “VG” condition. Nice copy. Good bindings, no loose or missing pages. No inscriptions / bookplates / other markings. Slight fading to colour to spine. Slight shelf-ware to slipcase.


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Bilbo Baggins is a reasonably typical hobbit: fond of sleeping, eating, drinking, parties and presents. However, it is his destiny to travel to the dwarflands in the east, to help slay the dragon Smaug. His quest takes him through enchanted forests, spiders' lairs, and under the Misty Mountains, where he comes across the vile Gollum, and tricks him out of his 'Precious' - a ring that makes its bearer invisible, and wields a terrible power of its own.


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UK bidders via PayPal only please.

Courier delivery. Postage for this item will be £5 (Includes robust recycled packaging, contents insurance and signed delivery).     

Books will be securely packed in a cardboard box with plenty of bubble wrap.

Personal collection by prior appointment.

Please email if you have any further enquiries.

 

Many other Franklin Library / Folio Society titles available @…FinchesFolios  and  FinchesTwo

Combined postage for multiple purchases will be offered as follows* (Packed weight). Items valued in excess of £50 may require additional insurance. 

Between


 

1 - 2 Kg

6.00

 

2 - 5 Kg

8.00

 

5 - 10 Kg

10.00

 

10 - 15 Kg

12.00

 

*Applies to Mainland UK.

Additional postage may apply to: Scottish Highlands, Islands, Channel Islands or to addresses within the London ‘congestion charging’ zone. Please email your Post Code for a delivery quote prior to bidding if this applies.


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