HEROIC TALES -Slipcased Set: The Hobbit ---with The Fellowship of the Ring ---with The Two Towers ---with The Return of the King --- 4 Volumes in a slipcase ( Authorized Canadian Edition of Famous Lord of the Rings trilogy -book 1, 2, 3 and The Hobbit)

By: Tolkien, J R R ( John Ronald Reuel )

Price: $86.38

Quantity: 1 available


----------4 volumes (ONE SHIPPING PRICE ), in a slipcase, paperback, all are Very Good to Very Good+ copies, a bit of light wear, faint stress lines (not creases) on spines, offered as a slipcased set by the publisher with the title HEROIC TALES (the only JRRT issue with this title), The Hobbit has Tolkien cover art and depicts Smaug asleep on his treasure horde, the other three volumes have Pauline Baynes (uncredited) artwork and are in uniform format and condition, all in a lightly rubbed Very Good slipcase, old price sticker on slipcase, , this is not a UK issue but is a Canadian Methuen issue, looks quite nice overall, all 3 LOTR volumes are later printings ( 8th ) from 1975, Hobbit is a 1st printing and is dated 1976, I suspect that this is the FIRST Issue of this set as The Hobbit is a 1st printing, later issues would have had later printings of The Hobbit ( which I have had in the past and which included Magnum as part of the publisher info [ Methuen/Magnum -not just Methuen ] --), any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo ///NOT SIGNED///

Title: HEROIC TALES -Slipcased Set: The Hobbit ---with The Fellowship of the Ring ---with The Two Towers ---with The Return of the King --- 4 Volumes in a slipcase ( Authorized Canadian Edition of Famous Lord of the Rings trilogy -book 1, 2, 3 and The Hobbit)

Author Name: Tolkien, J R R ( John Ronald Reuel )

Illustrator: J R R Tolkien cover Art

Categories: J R R Tolkien,

Edition: Later and/or First Printings

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, Toronto, ON: Methuen edition ( George Allen and Unwin ), 1976, 1975, 1975, 1975, First and Later Printing ( 1st Canadian boxed Set ): 1977

ISBN Number: 0458923400

ISBN Number 13: 9780458923403

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ ( see Description )

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 159779

Keywords: Tolkien, J R R ( John Ronald Reuel ), Jmand