Houghton Mifflin, 1959, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Very Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Fine, Later
J.R.R. TOLKIEN. The Hobbit, Or There and Back Again, Boston: Houghton-Mifflin/Riverside, 1959. Small octavo, 11th impression, pp. 315, green cloth boards with blue lettering to spine and front, illustrated by Tolkien with maps at endpages. Exceptionally nice copy with the early jacket design. Condition of this book: Jacket has tiny chips at tail of spine, faint blemish to rear panel. Hinge crack between two flyleaves in front, brown stains to endpages. Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. All edges clean, neat and free of foxing. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Children; Britain/UK; Science Fiction & Fantasy. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 53793.