London: Unwin Hyman, 1990.
J.R.R. Tolkien. Original Cloth. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine / No Jacket, as Issued. Item #2124
The Lord of the Rings, De Luxe India Paper Edition, by Unwin Hyman. This is the 11th impression of the 1 Volume De Luxe Edition of the Lord of the Rings, published by Unwin Hyman in 1990. A Near Fine copy of the book, in a Near Fine Slipcase, showing a couple of rubs to the entry corners, no other faults, clean and bright. This edition is printed on India Paper, making the full 3 volumes bound into a single volume, only 1 inch thick. The black buckram cloth has the Tolkien design depicting the Numenorean throne with 'Elendil' in tengwar, stamped on upper cover in gilt, silver and green. Maps printed in black and red are mounted as endpapers, all edges trimmed. A small stamping in black ink to the lower edge of the textblock, shown in final photo. Housed in the original publishers slipcase, with no corners bumped. No previous owners names or writing. An excellent example of this wonderful edition, the only De Luxe Lord of the Rings printing to be issued by Unwin Hyman. 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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