The Lord of The Rings J. R. R. Tolkien Second Edition Set 1966
A complete set of first impressions of the second edition (George Allen & Unwin, 1966). The Fellowship of the Ring. Cup mark to upper board; rubbing to bottom edge, hinges and corners; foxing to fore-edge with previous owner inscription to front endpaper. Fold-out map is still present. The original and unclipped jacket has some rubbing here and there to extremities; small nick to top edge of rear panel; marginal toning/staining to rear panel; spine panel a little toned with scuff mark a third of the way down; toning to spine panel verso. Top edge stained red; spotting to upper and lower boards; slight spine slant; a little rubbing to corners and bottom edge. Fold-out map at rear still present. Original and unclipped jacket has a small hole to bottom of hinge on front panel with minor wear to extremities. The Return of the King. Top edge stained red; edges and corners rubbed; slight spine slant with some discolouration to lower board. Light rubbing to extremities of original and unclipped dust jacket; crease and small nick to bottom edge of rear panel; one or two marks to rear panel. A very good set indeed.
The prime objective of Fine Book Cellar is to procure the finest first editions for collectors and all those that have enjoyed and taken to heart a particular work of fiction or non-fiction and want to own it in its original form. All books are carefully and expertly packaged so that they reach you in the exact condition that they were in upon leaving our shelves.
We are also a member of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA) and the Provincial Booksellers Fairs Association (PBFA) and adhere to their Code of Ethics. All enquiries are welcome, so please do not hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions and do feel free to either follow the store or subscribe to the newsletter, as new items are listed regularly. If you have any books that you would like to sell to us, let us know. The item "The Lord of The Rings J. Tolkien Second Edition Set 1966" is in sale since Tuesday, March 20, 2018. This item is in the category "Books, Comics & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectable". The seller is "fine_books" and is located in Chelmsford. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.
- Special Attributes: 2nd Edition
- Author: J. Tolkien
- Title/Series: The Lord of the Rings
- Format: Set
- Publication Year: 1966
- Binding: Hardback
- Language: English
- Year Printed: 1966
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Original/Facsimile: Original
- Publisher: George Allen & Unwin