3 December 2010
TOLKIEN, John Ronald Reuel (1892-1973). The Hobbit; or, There and Back Again. London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd., 1937.
8o. Frontispiece and eight text illustrations by the author, inserted half-tone plate by the author, integral advertisement leaf at end. Green morocco, front cover with black morocco inlaid design of mountains and a dragon, gilt-lettered on spine, edges gilt, original cloth covers and spine bound in at end.
FIRST EDITION. Currey 476; Hammond A3a.
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