Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
Ted Nasmith. First Thus. Hard Cover. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #2092
The Silmarillion, by J.R.R. Tolkien. Published by Houghton Mifflin in 1998, this is the 1st Impression of this illustrated edition, which contains 20 full colour illustrations specially commissioned by artist Ted Nasmith. This copy is signed and inscribed to "Doug", being Douglas Anderson, to the half title page, and includes a release flyer from Houghton Mifflin. The book is in Near Fine condition, with no previous owners name, or other writing or marks. A very clean and bright dustjacket, with no fading or tanning. Only the most minor of rubbing, shows no tears or loss. No fading or soiling, the dustjacket is also in Near Fine condition. A wonderful copy of J.R.R. Tolkien's lifetime work containing his account of the mythology of Middle-earth, edited by his son, Christopher Tolkien and signed by the illustrator, Ted Nasmith. Housed in a custom Red Leather Slipcase to show and protect this lovely copy. Digital photo's available, inquire if interested. Other Tolkien books available, include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, and Signed/Numbered/Limited Editions.
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