by J.R.R. Tolkien; Christopher Tolkien
Published by George Allen & Unwin. 1st. 1977
Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. Blue cloth, gilt title to spine. Published posthumously although the origins of the book stretch back 60 years long before the Hobbit! The story of the First Age in Tolkien's world. Fold-out map to rear.
Browning and foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper has been covered with clear adhesive film and is faded to spine.
Stock no. 2129349