1959 J R R Tolkien  The Lord of the Rings  Trilogy 3 x Volumes (1 of 6)
1959 J R R Tolkien  The Lord of the Rings  Trilogy 3 x Volumes (2 of 6)
1959 J R R Tolkien  The Lord of the Rings  Trilogy 3 x Volumes (3 of 6)
1959 J R R Tolkien  The Lord of the Rings  Trilogy 3 x Volumes (4 of 6)
1959 J R R Tolkien  The Lord of the Rings  Trilogy 3 x Volumes (5 of 6)
1959 J R R Tolkien  The Lord of the Rings  Trilogy 3 x Volumes (6 of 6)
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1959 J R R Tolkien The Lord of the Rings Trilogy 3 x Volumes

REF: ES1420 / LA328532
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Description
PUBLISHED BY GEORGE ALLEN & UNWIN, LONDON 1959-1960 COMPLETE SET IN THREE VOLUMES ALL THREE VOLUMES ARE BOUND IN THE ORIGINAL RED CLOTH BINDINGS & ALL WITH ORIGINAL DUST JACKETS. FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING IS AN EIGHTH IMPRESSION 1959 WITH A FIFTH IMPRESSION DUST JACKET. THE TWO TOWERS IS A SEVENTH IMPRESSION 1960 WITH A SEVENTH IMPRESSION DUST JACKET. THE RETURN OF THE KING IS A SIXTH IMPRESSION 1960 WITH A SIXTH IMPRESSION DUST JACKET,. ALL THREE JACKETS ARE UNPRICE CLIPPED, BOOKS ARE COMPLETE WITH ALL FOLDING MAPS TO REAR & HALF TITLES. EACH BOOK MEASURES APPROX 9 x 6 INCHES SCARCE EARLY EDITIONS & ESPECIALLY RARE IN THIS CONDITION

measurements

Height:
9 in
Width:
6 in

declaration

Elder Books & Collectables has clarified that the 1959 J R R Tolkien The Lord of the Rings Trilogy 3 x Volumes (LA328532) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being 1959

condition

RED TEXT TO THE SPINE ON JACKET OF THE FELLOWSHIP VOLUME IS FADED, THE RETURN OF THE KING VOLUME WITH VERY SLIGHT FADING TO RED TEXT ON SPINE. A FEW VERY MINOR MARKS TO JACKETS, PRIVATE BOOKPLATE TO INNER FRONT BOARD OF ALL THREE BOOKS PLUS SMALL HAND WRITTEN OWNERS NAME TO TWO OF THE FRONT ENDPAPERS, VERY OCCASIONAL PAGE TO THE FELLOWSHIP HAS A FAINT CREASE [SEE IMAGE] OVERALL THIS IS A SET IN INCREDIBLE CONDITION WITH NO CHIPPING OR CREASES TO JACKETS, CLOTH FRESH & BRIGHT & PAGES CLEAN SCARCE EARLY EDITIONS & ESPECIALLY RARE IN THIS CONDITION

additional info

Material:
Origin:
British
Artisan:
-
Date of Manufacture:
1959

delivery

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location

This 1959 J R R Tolkien The Lord of the Rings Trilogy 3 x Volumes is located in Ross on Wye, UK

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