London: Harper Collins, 1999.
J.R.R. Tolkien. First Thus. Hard Cover. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Near Fine / No Jacket, as Issued. Item #2129
The Silmarillion Limited Collector's Box, published by Harper Collins in 1999. This set contains a hardcover edition of The Silmarillion, a large full color map of Beleriand by John Howe with a booklet by Brian Sibley which details the background to The Silmarillion, a color postcard featuring Taniquetil, a full color fold out sheet featuring Tolkien's own depiction of heraldic devices with explanatory notes, and an exclusive CD of an archive recording from 1977 of Christopher Tolkien reading the legend of Beren and Luthien, never previously available. The box does not show any damage only minor bumps and a little rubbing, a couple small splits to the corners of the interior tray as often found. The book and all the other items appear to be unread and in Near Fine condition. Additional digital images are 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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