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The Hobbit, or There and Back Again.
London, George Allen and Unwin, 1958.
Hardback, tenth impression.
Superbly rebound in full green morocco by the Cottage Bindery in Bath.
There is a single line gilt border to the covers and gilt dragon motif also to the front and rear covers.
Full gilt spine, top edge gilt.
The map endpapers have been retained.
There is some very light, scattered foxing to a couple of the preliminary pages, an old ink splash mark to page 184, a couple of pages with some other old, light marks, and evidence that some of the page corners have been turned over.
There is a professional repair to a short marginal tear on page 27.
Housed in a matching green slipcase.
Overall this is a very attractive book and attractive to any Tolkien collector.
Digital photo's available, inquire if interested.
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