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The History of the Lord of the Rings: Box Set (The History of Middle-Earth), By Listed for charity See original listing
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this book collection looks as though it is unread the spines are intact and ther is only very slight

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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: this book collection looks as though it is unread the spines are intact and ther is only very slight yellowing to the very edge. the box a a few small bumps but the books are numbered 4, 6, 7 and 8.

J. R. R. Tolkien




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A boxed set of four paperbacks detailing the creation of THE LORD OF THE RINGS from its inception to its finished form. The books contain a great many early drafts and unpublished passages which add to one's understanding of the masterpiece.

Key Features
Author(s)J. R. R. Tolkien
PublisherHarperCollins Publishers
Date of Publication05/10/1998
GenreFiction Companions
Series TitleThe History of Middle-Earth

Publication Data
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ImprintHarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Out-of-print date04/10/2004
Content NoteWith index

Weight1223 g
Width130 mm
Height197 mm

Volume editorChristopher Tolkien

Editorial Details
Contained items statement4 Paperbacks
Format DetailsB-format paperback

Author BiographyChristopher Tolkien is J.R.R.Tolkien's third son and literary executor. In an unprecedented feat of literary study spanning 15 years, he has brought together his father's many unpublished stories and background notes to form the groundbreaking The History of Middle-earth, combining his father's unique imagination with his own privileged insight. 'Affords us an almost over the shoulder view into the evolving creative process and genius of J.R.R.Tolkien the superb, sensitive and extremely helpful commentary and editing done by Christopher Tolkien makes all this possible.' Mythlore

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This is a four book set comprising of books 4, 6, 7 and 8 its in very good  condition with only slight bumps to the outer casing otherwise these look unread.

these are a donation and all proceeds will be going directly to oxfam.


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