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Lot 2012 (Fine Art & Antiques, 12th December 2020)

£200 - £250

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Lot details

TOLKIEN, J.R.R. The Hobbit. George Allen & Unwin, London. 1954 6th impression (second printing of the second edition). In original publisher’s cloth with map endpapers. With original dustwrapper. Together with The Fellowship of the Ring. George Allen & Unwin, London. 1959, 8th impression. In original publisher’s cloth, folding map and in original dustwrapper.


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Friday 11th 10am-7pm

Condition report

Hobbit –

Some minor crushing to head and tail of spine.

A couple of small sport to foredge

Name and date in ink to top corner of endpaper.

Wrapper a little frayed to top of spine, closed tear to bottom edge of front panel. Not price clipped.

Towers –

Some spotting to foredge

Wrapper has minor edgewear, not price clipped.

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