Tolkien - The Hobbit - Folio Society 1979 - Second Print, 1980. Beautifully bound in 1/4 leather and featuring illustrations by Eric Fraser, the book is in near-fine condition with minimal, if any, rubbing to extremities. Pages are tightly bound and immaculate.
The slipcase, while clean and still structurally sound, does have a couple of small tears and bumps (as pictured). Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings - Folio Society 1977 - Second Print, 1979. Beautifully bound in 1/4 leather and featuring illustrations by Ingahild Grathmer, drawn by Eric Fraser, the books are in very good condition for their age, with some evident rubbing to extremities and mild marking. The slipcase, while clean, it is lightly tanned to extremities and has a rather large tear going across two panels (as pictured).Tolkien - The Silmarillion - True First Edition, First Print - Allen Unwin 1977 (Complete with Map). A first edition, first printing published by Allen Unwin in 1977, complete with map. Navy cloth-covered binding presenting in original dust wrapper. Boards very-very clean with virtually no marks. Slight bumping to top and bottom of spine, as well as a small ding at the top of the back board, but no bumped corners.
Minimal spotting to the text block and preliminary pages. Content is clean, legible and the book is complete. In a very good, unclipped dust wrapper with bright panels and slightly toned spine, with barely any wear and chipping to the head and base of spine and corners. Please consult all photos before purchasing to make sure you are happy with the condition of the book(s).Should you have any questions or want more photos, please do not hesitate to reach out. All our books come from a smoke-free, climate-controlled library. As keen collectors ourselves, we understand the value of the wonderful books we list. We always wrap and box our items very carefully to ensure they will arrive to you in the condition described. We try to keep our wrapping materials as planet-friendly as possible, so you can always recycle or reuse them. Personal collection from Colchester is equally welcome.