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Tolkien's The Silmarillion Deluxe Edition Sealed Slip cased H/B 9780007136605
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sealed in slip case

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Seller notes: sealed in slip case
Format: sealed slip case Subject: fantasy
Fiction Type: fantasy

Very rare 1st edition copy of

The Silmarillion Deluxe Edition 

This is a hardback in it's original slipcase and *plastic shrink wrapped factory sealing

As of Sept 2013 there there seems to be only three other copies of this rare book for sale, (of which less than a 1000 were printed) One is a second hand used version for sale on the AbeBooks website for £180, a sealed version on here (eBay) for £220 and have one listed used for, wait for it........ $987.65. 
So you can see how rare it is. 
This has to be a must for any collector or avid Tolkien fan to own such a rare copy.

This item has never been opened and never been read.

With Christopher Tolkien's 1977 and 1999 forewords. Harper Collins , 2002. xxiv, 365pp, colour maps as end papers. quarter black leather binding with gilt title, and gilt embossed design on front board. Black leather covered slipcase. The edition was limited to 1000 copies,

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* slight tears on shrink wrap sealing see pics 1, 2 & 3

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This revised text is bound in cloth and leather and set in a cloth bound slipcase and sealed in plastic. 
Key Features
Author(s)J. R. R. Tolkien
PublisherHarperCollins Publishers
Date of Publication05/08/2002
GenreScience Fiction & Fantasy

Publication Data
Place of PublicationLondon
Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
ImprintHarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Out-of-print date15/09/2007
Content NoteWith index

Weight872 g
Width149 mm
Height228 mm

Editorial Details
Edition StatementDe Luxe edition

Copyright in bibliographic data and cover images is held by Nielsen Book Services Limited or by the publishers or by their respective licencors: all rights reserved.

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