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The Hobbit by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien

The Hobbit

By

With illustrations by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien

2nd edition, published by George Allen and Unwin in .

Octavo.
Green boards.
Black lettering and decoration on covers.
315 pages.
Thirteenth impression of the 1951 second edition, printed 1961.
At the front of the book Tolkien details the changes made for the second edition, and explains why he has made them.
Some wear to the ends of the spine strip and corners.
Small scuff at top-rear corner of spine strip.
General light wear to covers.
Faint mug ring and some white marks on the back cover.
Binding firm.
Outer edges of the front endpaper and following page frayed.
Edges of page block a little soiled.
Some faint foxing to the maps on the endpapers.
Contents generally clean except for some occasional finger-marking at page edges.
Good condition

(Post 1940, Tolkien)

Catalogue Number: #103206

Price: £35.00

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