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Poems and Stories by J.R.R. Tolkien. Deluxe Edition. First Edition, 1980
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Format: Hardback Printing Year: 1950-Now
Fiction Type: Short Stories/ Essays Special Attributes: 1st Edition
Sub-Subject: Collected Stories & Poems Language: English

For sale is a rare and collectable book.

Poems and Stories is a compilation of some of the lesser-known writings of J.R.R. Tolkien released in 1980 by George Allen & Unwin (UK).

This is the De Luxe edition, boxed.

Fine unread book, opened in a couple of places for photographing. The black card case has a slight scuffing to corners through storage. I purchased this in the 80s from a local book store.

  • size: approx 230 x 140 mm (9 x 5½ inches).
  • Black cloth, large gilt and green tree on upper cover, gilt lettered and ruled spine, marbled endpapers, edges speckled green, 342 pages.
  • Black card box, red and black printed white label on lid. 

Illustrated throughout by Pauline Baynes, printed mainly orange, black and brown, most taken from the original editions.

Contains Tom Bombadil, Farmer Giles of Ham, Smith of Wootton Major, On Fairy-Stories, Leaf by Niggle and The Homecoming of Beorhtnoth Beorhthelm's Son.

Collection in person welcomed or I will send with Royal Mail special delivery. Please contact me for delivery rates outside of the UK. Any questions, please ask.

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