Book #13322

The Children Of Húrin

J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Illustrator
Size: 8vo
Publisher: London: Harpercollinspublishers, 2007.
ISBN: 9780007246229
Illustrator: Illustrated by Alan Lee

A stunning first edition/first printing Trade edition in As New condition in alike dust-wrapper, SIGNED 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: $440.00

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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