The book is the correct UK first edition, published by George Allen & Unwin, and presents as a very good example. Splendid decorations and cover illustration from the marvellous Pauline Baynes. Black and white drawings accompany this Tolkien favourite.
A very pleasing copy of this elusive first UK edition. We try to do due diligence and research the pieces as we list them; they are varied: books & various rare publications, display collectibles, rare letters and posters... It was a wonderful find, a rare cache of materials and many, many of the pieces are jewels for the Tolkien collector. Please take a look at our other pieces for sale. Feel free to ask any questions.
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