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Tolkien 8 Book Set
Boxed Hobbit, Boxed Trilogy - Lord of the Rings, The Book of Lost Tales - Volume 2, The Simarillion, Unfinished Tales, a Tolkien Bestiary.
All hardcover books unread and coming from a smoke-free private collection. Willing to break set. Inquire for pricing.

Title: The Hobbit or There and Back Again
Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
Illustrator: J.R.R. Tolkien
Subject: Literature - Fiction, Fantasy, Classics
Year Printed: 1966
Edition: 1st
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston
Special Attributes: Illustrated, Marbled Edges, Gilt Decoration & Lettering on cover & binding, Slip Case w/label
Language: English
ISBN: 0-395-17711-1
LCCN: 73-8769
Condition: Mint, No markings. No wear. No discoloration. Never read.
Binding: Leather
Pages: 317
Approx. Measurement: 7" X 9.5" X 1.25"
Weight: 2.25lbs.

Title: The Lord of the Rings Trilogy - The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, The Return of the King
Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
Illustrator: n/a
Subject: Literature - Fiction, Fantasy, Classics
Year Printed: 1965
Edition: 2nd, Revised
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston
Special Attributes: Colored Edges, Gilt Decoration & Lettering on cover & binding, Slip Case w/label, Fold-out Maps, Cumulative Index in final book.
Language: English
ISBN:
The Fellowship of the Ring 0395-08254-4
The Two Towers 0395-08255-2
The Return of the King 0395-08256-0
LCCN:
The Fellowship of the Ring 67-12275
The Two Towers 67-12276
The Return of the King 67-12275
Condition: Books Mint, No markings. No wear. No discoloration. Never read.
Slip Case: Mild Fading at top only.
Printing: Ninth, Eighth, Eighth
Pages: 423, 352, 440
Approx. Measurement: 6.25" X 9.5" X 3.75"
Weight: 6.25lbs.

Title: The Book of Lost Tales, Book Two - The History of Middle-Earth
Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
Illustrator: n/a
Subject: Literature - Fiction, Fantasy, Classics
Year Printed: 1984
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston
Editor: Christopher Tolkien
Special Attributes: Gilt Lettering and Decorations on Binding, dust jacket, index, appendix.
Language: English
ISBN: 0-395-36614-3
LCCN: 83-12782
Description: First major work of imagination by J.R.R. Tokien. Each tale is followed by a commentary and associated poems. Includes: The Tale of Tinuviel, Turambar and the Foaloke, The Fall of Gondolin, The Nauglafring, The Tale of Earendel, The History of Eriol. From a smoke-free private collection.
Book Condition: Unread. Black cloth. No page markings or discoloration.
Binding Condition: Intact.
Dust Jacket Condition: Very minimal wear at corner edge on front jacket.
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Title: The Silmarillion
Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
Illustrator: n/a
Subject: Literature - Fiction, Fantasy, Classics
Year Printed: 1977
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston
Editor: Christopher Tolkien
Special Attributes: (Un-opened) Maps, Gilt lettering on cover and binding, Genealogies, dust jacket, note on pronunciation, index, appendix.
Language: English
ISBN: 0-395-25730-1
LCCN: 6-97065
Description: The Silmarillion is the core of Tolkien's imaginative writing and it is considered his most important published posthumously. Includes: Ainulindale, Valaquenta, Quenta Silmarillion, Akallabeth, Of the Rings of Power and the Third Age. From a smoke-free private collection.
Book Condition: Unread. Aqua cloth. No page markings or discoloration. Top edge maroon.
Binding Condition: Intact
Dust Jacket Condition: Slight wear at bottom of spine. Slight wear at edges of front and back board, slight bend on inside of dust jacket
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Title: Unfinished Tales
Author: J.R.R. Tolkien
Illustrator: n/a
Subject: Literature - Fiction, Fantasy, Classics
Year Printed: 1980
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston
Editor: Christopher Tolkien
Special Attributes: (Un-opened) Maps, Gilt lettering on cover and binding, Genealogies, dust jacket, introduction, commentary, index.
Language: English
ISBN: 0-395-29917-9
LCCN: 6-97069
Description: A collection of narratives ranging in times from the Elder Days of Middle Earth to the end of the War of the Rings. From a smoke-free private collection.
Book Condition: Unread. Sage cloth. No page markings or discoloration. Top edge pale orange. Discoloration on both end papers.
Binding Condition: Intact
Dust Jacket Condition: Slight wear and tear at upper spine. Lower spine has minimal discoloration.

Title: A Tolkien Bestiary
Author: David Day
Illustrator: I.Miller, MForeman, ACurless, LPostma, JBlanche, PMartin, SPorter,LGARland,JBradac, VAmbrus, JDavis
Subject: Literature - Fiction, Fantasy, Classic
Year Printed: 1979 (first U.S. edition)
Publisher: Ballantine Books, New York
Special Attributes: Alphabetical Contents, Preface, List of Illustrations, Index of Principal Sources, General Index, 110 black and white drawings, 36 color paintings.
Language: English
ISBN: 0-345-28283-3
Description: The mythology of J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth and Undying Lands is re-explored in a stunning bestiary. In over 200 entries, this author brings the beast and races, flora and deities of Tolkien's world to life as he relates their appearances, culture and history. Additionally, eleven European fantasy artists have supplied their visual interpretations of Middle-earth's creatures and landscape in 110 detailed black-and-white drawings. 36 full-color paintings provide a magnificient pictoral history from the creation of Arda to the departure of the Ringbearers.
Book Condition: Unread. Sage cloth. No page markings or discoloration.
Binding Condition: Intact
Dust Jacket Condition: Very good with residual mark from price tag. Inside back just jacket has crease at bottom.

Lot of 8 - REDUCED $215. (eBay and other book source valued at over $300.)
Boxed Hobbit - $30
Boxed Trilogy - Lord of the Rings $100
The Book of Lost Tales: Volume 2 - $20
The Simarillion - $20
Unfinished Tales - $20
A Tolkien Bestiary - $25

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