Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2021.
J.R.R. Tolkien. First Thus. Quarter Leather. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #2337
The Lord of the Rings, by J.R.R. Tolkien. Published in 2021 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. This is the first Illustrated Edition which features Tolkien's own paintings, drawings, and illustrations. This one volume edition is the 1st impression of this lovely edition of Tolkiens classic tale of adventure, fully illustrated in colour for the first time by the author himself. The original maps drawn by Christopher Tolkien appearing as large fold out posters. It also features the Ring Verse written in Black Script in white on the red edge stain. From the blurb, "Since it was first published in 1954, The Lord of the Rings has been a book people have treasured. Steeped in unrivalled magic and otherworldliness, its sweeping fantasy and epic adventure has touched the hearts of young and old alike." The definiteve edition of this epic work of adventure is now, for the first time in its history, presented together with the author's own paintings, drawings and illustrations produced to accompany his own journey, making this as close as possible to the version that J.R.R. Tolkien imagined as he wrote his way to Mordor and back again. 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: $125.00 save 5% $118.75