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J.R.R. Tolkien
Lord of the Rings, 1st/2nd ed. 1966, nr fine
1966. Very good condition overall, see photos. THIS SECOND/FIRST EDITION OF LOTR IS MADE UP OF THREE DUST JACKETS WHICH ALL SAY REVISED EDITION. TWO BOOKS WHICH ARE THE REVISED EDITIONS AND ONE BOOK WHICH IS A FIRST EDITION, 11TH PRINTING. THE TWO TOWERS AND THE FELLOWSHIP OF THE RING ARE SECOND EDITIONS, FIRST PRINTS. THE RETURN OF THE KING IS A FIRST EDITION, ELEVENTH PRINTING. ALL OF THE EDITIONS HAVE THE MAPS. NOTE: EBAY MAY HAVE INSERTED IST EDITION, I HAVE PUT AS SPECIAL ATTRIBUTES 1ST/2ND. THEY ARE NOT ALL 1ST EDITIONS, ONLY THE ONE BOOK. SEE REST OF THIS TEXT. THE BOOKS HAVE UNFADED RED CLOTH BOARD, EXCEPT A LITTLE RUBBING TOP AND BOTTOM. CROWN 8VO, NO DAMAGE. YOU CAN SEE THE ACTUAL CONDITION OF THE COVERS IN THE PHOTOS, EASIER THAN DESCRIBING THEM. ALL THE PAGES ARE UNMARKED AND NOT TONED IN ANY WAS. NO FOXING ANYWHERE. DUST JACKETS CHIPPED TOP AND BOTTOM BUT NO STAINS. SEE PHOTOS. NOT MANY COPIES OF THIS AROUND, ESPECIALLY IN THIS GOOD CONDITION TO SEE THE PRINTING HISTORY LOOK AT THE PHOTOS THE SECOND PRINT RUN OF 2ND EDITION HAD SLIGHTLY DIFFERENT COLOUR DJ'S AND SAYS REVISED AND THE BOOKS HAD A VERY CAREFUL OWNER, I KNOW THIS AS THEY BELONGED TO MY FRIEND. FIRST TWO PHOTOS ARE FELLOWSHIP, THE 3RD AND 4TH ARE THE TWO TOWERS, THE 5TH AND 6TH ARE THE RETURN. THE REST ARE THE COVERS ALL THE BOOKS ARE IN NEAR PERFECT CONDITION, I HAVE PUT THEM AS NEAR FINE, THOUGH THEY HAVE NOT BEEN ASSESSED BY ANY AUTHORITY. THE MAPS ARE IN PERFECT CONDITION, AS THOUGH THEY HAD NEVER BEEN OPENED UP. THE BOOKS HAVE NO MARKS, TEARS, INSCRIPTIONS, PENCIL MARKS, EXCEPT THE FIRST BOOK W … [Click Below for Full Description]
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