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Details about  J.R.R Tolkien - The Hobbit - CORRECT FIRST EDITION - George Allen & Unwin - 1937

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J.R.R Tolkien - The Hobbit - CORRECT FIRST EDITION - George Allen & Unwin - 1937
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Very Good
31 Aug, 2014 20:16:03 BST
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Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom


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Very Good: A book that has been read and does not look new, but is in excellent condition. No obvious damage to ... Read moreabout the condition

West Hull Rare Books are delighted to offer for sale a first edition copy of The Hobbit, published by George Allen & Unwin, London in 1937.

THE BOOK.....Is in very good condition. There is a little soiling to the green boards, with some cloth fraying to the spine tips, and to the corners of the boards. The inner pages are clean with the odd finger mark to the text, but with no foxing. The book is free of any previous owner names or Inscriptions, and is the correct first edition, first Impression, printed in 1937 with an initial print run of an estimated 1500 copies.


This book is been offered for sale with no reserve. The best of luck if you decide to place a bid.

We will be delighted to post the book to the winning bidder, via insured post, free of charge.      UK = FREE..... Europe = FREE.... Rest of the World = FREE

West Hull Rare Books are full time book sellers and full members of the P.B.F.A.Booksellers association and trade under their guidelines.

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