Farmer Giles of Ham, The Rise and Wonderful Adventures of Farmer Giles, Lord of Tame, Count of Worminghall and King of the Little Kingdom, by J.R.R. Tolkien.
This is his second major published work, preceded by the Hobbit.
Originally published in 1949, this is the 4th impression of the 1st Edition, published by Allen & Unwin in 1965.
A Near Fine book, with original dustjacket (stated 5th impression) in Near Fine condition as well.
Textblock is clean and tight, without any foxing.
Dustjacket shows some sunning to the spine, and is not price clipped.
No loss to the edges, showing no rubbing.
No names or writing, clean and bright.
Two color plates by Pauline Baynes, as well as being illustrated on almost every page with her line drawings.
Highly collectable, this is a very nice copy for any Tolkien fans collection.
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