Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1965.
J.R.R. Tolkien. Second Edition. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine / Very Good Plus. Item #2139
The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien. Published by Houghton Mifflin, 1965 Second Editions, 10th/9th/9th impressions . An exceptionally clean and bright set of this classic of fantasy literature. The set is in original cloth with the original unpriced unclipped dustjackets, now in removable archival protectors. The black cloth boards feature Tolkiens original "Ring & Eye" device stamped in various colors, with matching topstain and dustjacket color on each book. The books are all in Near Fine condition, with clean bright pages, basically no faults. The matching Very Good Plus dustjackets show some minor edgewear, with the spines faded and darkened. No names or writing or foxing whatsoever to the books. Dustjackets are not priced or clipped, and all have the blindstamp on the rear boards, meaning these are the Book Club Edition. The topstain on the books is unmarked and clean, with the Fellowship darkened a bit. The set is housed in the original publishers slipcase with the label to the front. Original maps are attached at the rear, in Fine condition, with no extra folds, no tears or markings to any of the maps. 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.
Price: $135.00 save 5% $128.25