Here I have for sale my personal grail set of Tolkien books that I never thought i'd have the courage to sell. This particular set is matching throughout the 3 sets with a low number of 66.
Quarter bound in Wassa goatskin leather and fine hand woven Indian silk. Slipcases are also bound in Wassa goatskin leather and with gilt lettering and decorative design by John Andrew to the front of the slipcase and the spine of the books. The books have gilt top edges and a silk page ribbon.
The Hobbit book has maps for endpapers, with Thror's map at the front and a map of Wilderland at the back, and with numerous illustrations by Eric Fraser. The Silmarillion has illustrations by Francis Mosley and a fold out map at the back. The Lord of The Rings books have greyish green maps for endpapers and illustrations by Ingahild Grathmer, drawn by Eric Fraser. They were bound by Smith Settle of Otley, Yorks.This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Books". The seller is "thereadingcornerau" and is located in this country: AU. This item can be shipped worldwide.