LORD OF THE RINGS TRILOGY, J.R.R. Tolkien 1965 Box Set HC/DJ Hobbit Fantasy
1965 J.R.R. Tolkien LORD OF THE RINGS TRILOGY Revised Second Edition Box Set — HC/DJ Hobbit Vintage Fantasy
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston (1965)
THE LORD OF THE RINGS Box Set, comprising "The Fellowship of the Ring," "The Two Towers" and "The Return of the King" Revised Second Edition by J.R.R. Tolkien. Stated 15th printing of The Fellowship of the Ring, 14th printing of The Two Towers, and 14th printing of The Return of the King.
Three volumes in white slipcase; hardcover books in
original dust jackets, all with an original price if $10.95 on the unclipped dust jackets.
The books are bound in full black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, orange and
gilt, red and gilt, and violet and gilt decoration on front cover of each volume.
The book sizes are 6 by 9 inches. Illustrated with a one-color fold-out map of
Middle Earth tipped inside the rear cover of each volume.
All three books are in very good condition save slight shelfwear to spine ends and bumped top corner on the front board of Return of the King. All pages crisp and clean save previous owner's name on first blank page of every book (see picture). The dust jackets are in good condition save some ware to spine ends, book corners and minor tear to top of The Return of the King and The Fellowship of the Ring. The box is sturdy and in very good condition save bumped top rear corner. An excellent vintage collector's piece!