Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2007.
J.R.R. Tolkien. 1st Edition, Hobbits, Lord of the Rings, Hard Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Near Fine / Very Good Plus. Item #2379
The History of the Hobbit, a 3 volume set from Houghton Mifflin, with the Hobbit being a 50th Anniversary Edition from Unwin Hyman. The two History of the Hobbit books are the 1st impression of 2007. A beautiful set of the definitive examination of how Tolkien came to write his original masterpiece, including the complete unpublished draft and little-known illustrations and unpublished maps, along with the 50th Anniversary Edition of the classic work itself. These books are in Near Fine condition, with no previous owners name or any other writing in the books. Dustjackets are in a protective mylar jacket, with none of the books price clipped, the most minor or rubbing to the edges. The books are housed in a custom full leather slipcase w/ribbon pull, stamped with Hanging Dragon version of Tolkien's Dragon. 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: $350.00 save 5% $332.50