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Details about  The Lord Of The Rings J R R Tolkien 1 Volume 3rd Edition 1980 / 1983? QUITE RARE

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The Lord Of The Rings J R R Tolkien 1 Volume 3rd Edition 1980 / 1983? QUITE RARE
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A used item, some foxing with age but still very collectable

08 May, 2014 08:54:04 BST
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Seller notes: A used item, some foxing with age but still very collectable
Subject: Fiction Fiction Type: Novels
Format: Paperback

J. R. R. Tolkien

The Lord Of The Rings - 3rd Edition

1 Volume Edition With The Index And Full Appendices

1983 / 1980?

Quite Rare and highly collectable

Unwin / Unicorn Paperbacks

ISBN 00482 32297

Cover illustrated by Roger Garland


A map showing "Part Of The Shire" appears on page 30

The 1980 version of the map "The West of Middle-earth at the end of the Third Age

is presant in full on page 8 as well as spread over four integral pages.

The map of Gondor, Rohan and Mordor appears on pages 774 - 775.

This was the first one volume paperback edition to include the complete text of the appendices


Do study the photographs well as they show the aforementioned text as explained above

The book is well used and shows foxing / motteling around the edges, as seen in the photo's also

The binding is intact however it appears a little curved from been left open

The corner of the front cover is a little curled


Seven impressions were also issued:-

1st 1983

2nd 1983

3rd 1984

4th 1985

5th 1985

6th 1986

7th 1986

This one volume paperback edition includes the complete unabridged text of he three books:-

The Fellowship Of The Ring

The Two Towers

The Return Of The King

This Unicorn Edition includes for the first time the index and full Appendices that can also be found in the hardback and paperback editions of the Return Of The King

NB I have searched 5 other top web sites and cannot find this version of this fabulous book on any of them whilst typing this listing



Do browse my other listings for more books, toys and quirky gifts

Combined postage is offered when there are 3 or more seperate purchases made from my listings in any one transaction

I use a door to door courier and retain all postage documentation

In the unlikely event of a missing during transit item, I shall be happy to forward the papers to enable you to make your own claim

This is a used item, therefore a non-reurnable item, please study the listing description & pictures prior to bidding or not

Full payment is via Paypal and within 3 days of the auction ending please

UK Mailand bidders only please, no Islands or Highlands or Overseas bids

The postage costs will cover additional insurance and a signiture shall be required upon delivery

Full tracking will be available throughout the delivery of this item

Do email any questions and I shall be happy to try and answer them for you

Thanks for looking and happy bidding

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