Tolkien ~ Lord Of The Rings Trilogy ~ Hc Set ~ 2nd Edition ~ 1966 ~ Rare For Sale
THE LORD OF THE RINGS TRILOGY
by J.R.R. TOLKIEN
Three Rings for the Elven-kings under the sky
Seven for the Dwarf-lords in their halls of stone
Nine for Mortal Men doomed to die.
One for the Dark Lord on his dark throne
In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie
One Ring to rule them all, One Ring to find them, One Ring to bring them all and in the darkness bind them
In the Land of Mordor where the Shadows lie.
A BEAUTIFUL set! A physical description follows...
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*This is a rare set of three hardcover books with unclipped dustjackets as issued being red cloth bound with gilt embellishments on the spines. Bindings are tight and solid and all pages are clear none loose showing a moderate amount of shelfwear to the dustjackets as some of the spine is missing on The Fellowship Of The Rings about 2" up from the bottom and The Two Towers is missing a small amount of the dustjacket at the spine about 1" up from the bottom and the edges and corners on all of them are somewhat worn from shelfwear. The books are in GREAT shape showing a minor amount of shelfwear from handling to the edges and corners. I have placed the dustjackets in Brodarts for safe keeping. This is a really nice set for any Tolkien collector! Enjoy...
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Tolkien ~ Lord Of The Rings Trilogy ~ Hc Set ~ 2nd Edition ~ 1966 ~ Rare: $650