The Children of Hurin by J.R.R. Tolkien, published April 2007 by Harper Collins.
Signed by the illustrator, Alan Lee, and dated April 18th, 2007 on the title page.
Includes a copy of the London signing event flyer.
"The Children of Hurin, UK 1st Edition
The first standalone tale of Middle-earth since 1977, and the first complete version of one of J.R.R. tolkien's 'Great Tales', with many exclusive features:"
"Drawing together J.R.R. Tolkiens original manuscripts, using many sources spaced out over decades, Christopher Tolkien has constructed a narrative without any editorial invention."
"Includes a brand new red and black Map of Beleriand specially drawn by Christopher Tolkien, which appears as a fold-out sheet."
"Contains eight colour paintings and twenty-five pencil sketches, specially commissioned from award-winning artist, Alan Lee."
"Includes a specially written introduction and appendix on the history and writing of the tale by Christopher Tolkien."
This copy is unread, but does have a couple of small marks on the boards from the signing event.
Digital photo's available, inquire if interested.
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