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Details about  Trilogy J R R TOLKIEN Lord of Rings HARDBACK : Fellowship TWO TOWERS Return King

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Trilogy J R R TOLKIEN Lord of Rings HARDBACK : Fellowship TWO TOWERS Return King
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Hardback with Jacket



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This sale is for a COMPLETE THREE VOLUME SET containing THREE BOOKS in the trilogy entitled “The Lord of the Rings,” - “The Fellowship of the Ring,” “The Two Towers,” and “The Return of the King,” by J. R. R. Tolkien, with large fold-out maps in each volume.


It was published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd., of Museum Street, London, in 1973, 1971 & 1971.


“Three Rings for the Elven-Kings under the sky,

Seven for the Dwarf-Lords in their halls of stone,

Nine for Mortal Men doomed to die,

One for the Dark Lord on his dark throne

In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.

One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them,

One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them

In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.”


The contents include:


·       Foreword

·       Prologue, Concerning Hobbits, and Other Matters

·       The Fellowship of the Ring:


 Book One:

o       A Long-Expected Party

o       A Short Cut to Mushrooms

o       In the House of Tom Bombadil

o       At the Sign of The Prancing Pony

o       Strider

o       Flight to the Ford


…and more…


Book Two:

o       The Council of Elrond

o       The Ring Goes South

o       The Bridge of Khazad-Dum

o       Lothlorien

o       The Mirror of Galadriel

o       The Breaking of the Fellowship


…and more…


·       The Two Towers:


Book Three:

o       The Departure of Boromir

o       The Rider of Rohan

o       The Uruk-Hai

o       Treebeard

o       The White Rider

o       The King of the Golden Hall

o       Helm’s Deep

o       The Road to Isengard

o       The Voice of Saruman

o       The Palantir


…and more…


Book Four:

o       The Taming of Smeagol

o       The Passage of the Marshes

o       The Black Gate is Closed

o       The Forbidden Pool

o       The Stairs of Cirith Ungol

o       Shelob’s Lair


…and more…


·       The Return of the King:


Book Four:

o       Minas Tirith

o       The Muster of Rohan

o       The Siege of Gondor

o       The Ride of the Rohirrim

o       The Battle of Pelennor Fields

o       The Pyre of Denethor

o       The Black Gate Opens


…and more…


Book Six:

o       The Tower of Cirith Ungol

o       Mount Doom

o       The Steward and the King

o       Many Partings

o       Homeward Bound

o       The Scouring of the Shire

o       The Grey Havens


…and more…


·       Appendices:


o       Annals of the Kings and Rulers

o       Numenorean Kings

o       House of Eorl

o       Durin’s Folk


o       Tale of Years (Chronology of the Westlands)

o       Family Trees (Hobbits)

o       Calendars

o       Pronunciation of Words and Names

o       Writing


…and more…


·       Index of Names


The books measure 9 inches x 5.8 inches, will require 3.8 inches along your bookshelf and have 423 + 352 + 440 pages + maps. 


The books are in very good condition for their age, neat and clean, with very good original dust-jackets (not even price-clipped!) There are NO inscriptions/book-plates and NO other ink or pencil markings in any of the books.  The bindings are very good with no loose or missing pages.




COMBINED POSTAGE - ALL BIDDERS: We offer 30% off the total postage & packing (‘shipping’) cost for 2 or more items – Please wait for a combined invoice.


Please click on “View Sellers Other Items” towards the top right hand side of this page for other vintage editions. 


Buyer to pay postage & packing HEAVY – THREE BOOKS over 2KG!

For UK Postage: 2nd Class = £7.00; 1st Class = £8.50


European Union Postage: = 11.95 GB Pounds


Rest of the World Postage: Air Mail (Anywhere in the World excluding Australia & New Zealand) = 15.95 GB Pounds. 


For Airmail to Australia & New Zealand = 18.95 GB Pounds


Surface Mail (Anywhere in the World) = 15.50 GB Pounds


Unwinsbooks always obtain a proof of postage receipt from the Royal Mail.  Packages over Royal Mail size rules may be sent by courier (customer will be informed).


Goods will be WELL PACKAGED by Unwins Books and dispatched once payment has cleared.


PAYMENT FOR UK BIDDERS: By Paypal, UK cheque, or postal order. 


POSTAGE UK BIDDERS:  If you require registered post - "sign for" - then this will be an extra £1.10 per package (UK purchasers only).


PAYMENT FOR OVERSEAS BIDDERS: By Paypal Only.  Sorry, but overseas (non UK) personal checks and International Money Orders are NOT accepted due to huge bank charges.


POSTAGE OVERSEAS BIDDERS:  Please note that Surface Mail is very slow (6 to 12 weeks).

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