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The Lord of the Rings Illustrated by J. Hardcover Special Edition, 14 Oct. Sumptuous slipcased edition of Tolkiens classic epic tale of adventure, fully illustrated in colour for the first time by the author himself. Limited to a worldwide first printing of just 5,000 copies, this deluxe volume is quarterbound in leather and includes many special features unique to this edition.
Since it was first published in 1954, The Lord of the Rings has been a book people have treasured. Steeped in unrivalled magic and otherworldliness, its sweeping fantasy and epic adventure has touched the hearts of young and old alike. This one-volume deluxe slipcased edition contains the complete text, fully corrected and reset, which is printed in red and black and features, for the very first time, thirty colour illustrations, maps and sketches drawn by Tolkien himself as he composed this epic work. These include the pages from the Book of Mazarbul, marvellous facsimiles created by Tolkien to accompany the famous Bridge of Khazad-dum chapter. Also appearing are two poster-size, fold-out maps revealing all the detail of Middle-earth.
This very special deluxe edition is quarterbound in cloth and red leather, with raised ribs on the spine and stamped in two foils. The pages are edged in gold and contained within are special features unique to this edition. It is limited to a worldwide first printing of just 5,000 copies. Among the greatest works of imaginative fiction of the 20th century. The English-speaking world is divided into those who have read The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit and those who are going to read them.
Oh yes, Ive no doubt about that. Tolkien The Lord of the Rings Illustrated by the Author" is in sale since Sunday, March 28, 2021. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Books". The seller is "y2738" and is located in Galway.This item can be shipped worldwide.