Book #29761

Morgoth's Ring - 1st Edition/1st Impression

J. R. R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo; [2], x, 471, [7] pages
Publisher: London: Harpercollinspublishers, 1993.
ISBN: 0002241951

Price: $490.00

An attractive first Impression of the first edition in Fine condition with minor bump to top edge in dust-wrapper, some minute nicks to edges, original price of £25 present, uncorrected ISBN. A scarce volume.

In the tenth volume in J. R. R. Tolkien's "History of Middle Earth", Christopher Tolkien describes and documents the later history of The Silmarillion, from the time when his father turned again to 'the Matter of the Elder Days' after The Lord of the Rings was at last achieved; The History of Middle-Earth; Vol. 10.

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.