Book #13182

The Children Of Húrin

J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien
The Children Of Húrin. J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Illustrator
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Harpercollinspublishers, 2007.
Illustrator: Illustrated by Alan Lee

A stunning first edition/first printing deluxe edition in As New condition in matching slip-case, SIGNED (not called for) by illustrator Alan Lee on the title page;

The Children of Húrin, begun in 1918, was one of three ‘Great Tales’ J. R. R. Tolkien worked on throughout his life. Some of the text is familiar from extracts and references within other Tolkien books, however with the 2007 publication the entire story has been presented in its complete form for the first time.

Price: $380.00

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.

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