TOLKIEN, J. R. R. The Lord of the Rings. London: George Allen and Unwin, 1968. 8°. Paper wrappers illustrated by Pauline Baynes (corners creased, slight water staining to foot of backstrip). FIRST PAPERBACK EDITION based on the revised text of 1966, SIGNED BY TOLKIEN IN BLACK INK ON THE TITLE-PAGE. Hammond A5(g).