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AUDEN, W.H.,
Good and Evil in the Lord of the Rings.
. Oxford, 1993, 16pp. including the stiff front cover, issued originally as free insert for the 1992 catalogue Tolkien and Friends number 4, issued on the occasion of the centenary celebrations at Keble college, Oxford. there were 26 copies marked A - Z for friends of the publisher, never made available in the trade. Printed on single sides, A-4 with front cover in 3 colours (initials W and A) on conqueror paper, This edition has a colophon which did not appear in the regular edition. Actual year of publication was 1992. this copy in loose sheets is stamped below the colophon: Uncorrected proof copy followed by the title. [ Tolkien inklings Oxford ].
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Book number: F0240-10
GBP 9.50 [Appr.: EURO 10.75 US$ 12.6 | JP¥ 1421]
Keywords: Tolkien Tolkien

 
TOLKIEN J R R
The Devil's Coach-Horses.
. Jersey, Edward Brothers, 1925. [pirated edition 1980's ?) the typography gives this facsimile edition away since the typeface used Monotype Bembo is a typeface only cut in 1929. 6pp. Hammond / Anderson page 346: C19: re-set from Review of English studies, 1, no. 3 (July 1925).
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Book number: F2837-12
GBP 2.50 [Appr.: EURO 3 US$ 3.32 | JP¥ 374]
Catalogue: Tolkien
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TOLKIEN, J.R.R,
The Return of the King.
0. 1955. Being the Third Part of The Lord of the Rings. London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd. 1955; 416 pp. with large folding map; publisher's red cloth boards; spine a little faded and minimally creased, corners and extremities worn in places, extreme outer corner of one board minimally bumped, neat contemporary ownership entry on front free endpaper. A good copy of the second edition (often referred to now as the second impression of the first edition), published a month after the first, in the same year.
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Book number: IS002129
GBP 125.00 [Appr.: EURO 140.75 US$ 165.83 | JP¥ 18698]
Catalogue: Tolkien
Keywords: Ianweb Tolkien Fantasy Fiction English Literature

 
TOLKIEN, J.R.R.,
The Return of the King.
0. 1955. Being the Third Part of the Lord of the Rings. London, George Allen & Unwin, 1955; 416 pp. with large folding map; publisher's red cloth; boards worn, split, marked, and with extensive surface damage; internally clean, although pages 1-14 are bumped, First edition, with the figure 4 in the inner lower margin of p.49. A copy for rebinding.
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Book number: IS002131
GBP 165.00 [Appr.: EURO 185.75 US$ 218.89 | JP¥ 24681]
Keywords: Ianweb Tolkien First Editions Fantasy Fiction English Literature

 
UNWIN , RAYNER,
The Making of the Lord of the Rings. Limited Edition of 112 Copies
. 2018, 112 copies printed in June 2018. In coloured covers and with some added bibliographical information . 2 editions: A] 100 copies in stapled card covers numbered 1 - 100, with the ISBN 1 85476 052 1 and B] 12 copies in Italian hand-made marbled paper covered boards and linen spine numbered I - XII with the ISBN 1 85476 053 X. Originally Issued in a limited edition of 250 copies on the occasion of the centenary celebrations at Keble college Oxford. 1992, 8pp. text and covers on cream paper and thin board and reprinted unchanged with the same ISBN (100 copies) in 2007. Rayner Unwin first published a shorter version of this in The Bookseller. Wim Meeuws (Thornton's Bookshop) asked him if he would give permission to publish this. Unwin immediately consented and not only that, he sent a longer updated version. The booklet came out just on time for the occasion of J.R.R. Tolkien's centenary celebrations in 1992 and all copies were practically sold during the Oxford Tolkien conference and Oxonmoot. THIS IS ONE OF THE SPECIAL EDITION: 12 copies in Italian hand-made marbled paper covered boards and linen spine numbered I - XII with the ISBN 1 85476 053 X. this edition has a small coloured decorative motive on the title page and a facsimile of Rayner Unwin's signature taken from the one copy he signed in 1992 on the last text page (inside rear cover) COPY NUMBER I. (ISBN: 185476053X) .
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Book number: F01404-I
GBP 55.00 [Appr.: EURO 62 US$ 72.96 | JP¥ 8227]
Catalogue: Tolkien
Keywords: Tolkien Limited Numbered Oxford 185476053x

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