The Lord of the Rings defined a genre and created a world that inspires and enchants to this day. This exquisite three-volume set is presented in a silver-blocked slipcase (lined with a hidden illustration) with a new art print exclusive to this edition and a pair of maps drawn by Christopher Tolkien, printed together and presented in a cloth-covered case. Each volume is quarter-bound in burgundy calfskin leather blocked in silver, with an illustrated inset label, silver page tops and a burgundy satin ribbon marker. The text itself - printed in black and burgundy - is the most up-to-date and academically rigorous available, and is accompanied by a new preface written exclusively for this edition by the artist. Limited to 1,000 sets numbered and signed by Alan Lee?
Quarter-bound in leather with cloth sides blocked in silver and inset with illustration labels? Circular limitation tip printed letterpress on Tintoretto paper hand tipped within a gold border?Set in Dante with Testament as display? 1,504 pages in total over three volumes printed on Munken Pure paper? Printed in black and burgundy throughout?
53 colour illustrations in total printed on Veltique paper tipped within printed borders? Endpapers printed with a design by the artist? Also included is a Note on the Text by Douglas A. Anderson, a Note on the Revised Text by Wayne G.
Hammond and Christina Scull, Tolkien's Foreword to the Second Edition and Prologue, as well as Appendices and Indexes. Two maps printed together in black and red and enclosed in a case covered in blocked cloth?Hand-made cloth-covered slipcase blocked in silver and gunmetal with printed illustration inside? Limited mintage of 1,000 coins worldwide. Comes packaged in a themed carrier and protected by an acrylic capsule.
Coin measures 55 mm in diameter. Obverse: Displays the likeness of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II along with the year and face value. Reverse: Features an engraved image of The Shire with the round doors of the hobbit holes as seen in the Lord of the Rings films. Guaranteed by the New Zealand Mint.Both Products in this Listing are Brand New & Unopened & Ready for a Serious LOR Collector. 1x Complete LOR Book Set Signed by Alan Lee. 1x "The Shire" Coin with Themed Box & COA. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible".
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