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10 Feb, 2014 16:28:15 GMT
London, United Kingdom
The Return of the Shadow
J R R Tolkien
Unwin Hyman 1988
First Edition, First Impression, Original DJ
A wonderful copy of book 6 in the History of Middle Earth series, a first edition, first impression in near fine condition. The DJ is extremely well preserved, unclipped and also near fine.
Comes in clear, removable protective wrap.
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Matt’s first Tolkien read was The Lord of the Rings at the age of 10 or 11 when ill. He had to pretend to still be ill in order to finish the book, so much did he enjoy it. Since then he has read it it over a dozen times and has been gradually building and then selling and rebuilding his collection on and off for over 30 years.
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