|#000089 - 6th imp UK Hobbit - rebound w/full leather
case - SOLD
The 6th impression (overall) published in 1954, or 2nd impression of the 2nd Edition (1951) of The Hobbit.
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|The 6th impression (overall) published in 1954, or 2nd impression of the 2nd Edition (1951).
Decorative map endpapers lifted and reused as endpapers, with color frontispiece and mono plates all in excellent condition. With the authors note concerning 'several minor inaccuracies' preceeding Chapter 1.
This copy has been elegantly rebound in full Forest Green Morocco leather. Features Tolkiens orignal 'Mountains and Dragon' design gilt stamped on the boards and spine, with silk ribbon marker sewn in. Has no other writing or inscriptions. Pages are clean and bright, no tears or stains.
All edges have been trimmed and gilded. Features a full Forest Green leather and cloth drop spine box, with the leather gilt stamped with the same 'Mountains and Dragon' design as the book.
A beautiful collectable copy.
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