Tolkien Library Store - Rare Tolkien Items - Original artist sketches in Tolkien books

The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings, singed by J.R.R. Tolkien
Tolkien books
signed by JRR Tolkien
Books from the library of J.R.R. Tolkien
Books from Tolkien's
personal library

Tolkien proof uncorrected arc advance reading copies
Proof copies -
Advance Reading Copies
Tolkien autograph signed letter and typed signed letter, Tolkien ALS
Tolkien letters and
Original Tolkien Photographs
Rare Tolkien
rare Tolkien ephemera and Tolkien collectables
Rare Tolkien Ephemera
Tolkien books with full page drawings and tolkien artist sketches
Original artist sketches
in Tolkien books

Tolkien owned furniture
Tolkien owned furniture
and features
The Lord of the Rings Sketchbook By Alan Lee,1st edition, with hand drawn sketch by Alan Lee #CLP0184B - The Lord of the Rings Sketchbook By Alan Lee,1st edition, with hand drawn sketch by Alan Lee - € 1200,-

This The Lord of the Rings Sketchbook is unique in that Alan Lee has drawn in pencil a full page sketch of Gandalf.  

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#CLP0098 - The Children of Hurin, UK Deluxe Edition, With Full Page Drawing by Alan Lee, Signed - € 1600,-
Alan Lee is the world famous Tolkien illustrator who earned an Oscar for his work as a conceptual designer on Peter Jackson's film trilogy of The Lord of the Rings and the chance to acquire an original illustration by him is rare.
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#000535 - The Silmarillion, with Hand Drawn 'Balrog' Sketch - $1100.00
This copy is signed to the title page, and has a hand drawn sketch of a Balrog by Ted Nasmith, to the half title page, signed and dated April '08.

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The Tolkien Library Store always has a large amount of rare and collectible Tolkien books up for sale. The books in the Tolkien Library Store always have a high collectible value and are of the finest on the market. Tolkien books available include both the UK and US editions, original cloth bindings, custom fine bindings, and Signed / Numbered / Limited Editions.

Rare Tolkien items are also available, including books and letters signed by Tolkien, proof copies and books from Tolkiens personal library.

Not all items are on display here, so please do not hesitate to make requests about Tolkien books you are trying to find. Whatever you are looking to buy or sell, we will always try to help.
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Terms of sale: Prices are only indications, always inquire if books are still available. We accept Money Orders, cash, or Credit Cards (paypal) for immediate shipping.  Checks will delay shipment for 10 days for checks to clear. Please inquire for shipping quotes.
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