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The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien published by Allan and Unwin in 1982
#CLP0054 - The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien published by Allan and Unwin in 1982 - sold

The Hobbit, released in the UK, the third impression of the fourth edition

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The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien, released in 1982 by Allen and Unwin.
This is the 3rd impression of the 4th edition.

The book is in near mint condition, the only visible flaw is some fading to the spine,
No rubbing and no wear to the edges.
No writing appears inside the book.
The text block is bright and clean, with no foxing marks.
The map endpapers are clean and bright, unmarked.

The boards are the original dark green cloth with gold stamping of tolkien's name, The hobbit, publsihers name and rune design on the spine.
The title verso has the full printing history up to this Third impression 1982.

The top stain is still dark green and has not faded.

The dustjacket is not price clipped and in Very Good Plus condition, with no loss at all. Just some fading to the spine.

A fine + almost liek new copy of a highly collectable The Hobbit book.

A very nice copy of the 1982 third impression of the fourth edition by the British publisher in a very good plus jacket.

Digital photo's available, inquire if interested.

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