Book #12003

Sauron Defeated

J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Harpercollinspublishers, 1992.
ISBN: 0261102400

A very nice first edition/first printing in Very Fine condition in unpriced Very Near Fine dustjacket with slightly sunned spine (otherwise Very Fine). Contrary to earlier volumes in the History of Middle-Earth series the unpriced jacket indicates the Book Club edition (only 2,000 copies printed, identical to trade edition with the exception of the lacking price) and not an export edition.

The ninth volume in J. R. R. Tolkien's "History of Middle Earth" and the account of the writing of The Lord of the Rings. Includes The End of the Third Age, The Notion Club Papers, and The Drowning of Anadûnê; The History of Middle-Earth; Vol. 9.

Price: $290.00

Author Bio

J. R. R. Tolkien

John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, (3 January 1892 – 2 September 1973) was an English writer, poet, philologist, and university professor, best known as the author of the high fantasy classic works The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings. Close friend of C. S. Lewis, considered by many as the father of modern fantasy literature and among the 50 greatest British writers.