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Very Good in Good jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall A beautiful crisp clean hardcover copy in very good condition, light foxing to top edge of textblock, upper corner edge of textblock slightly bumped. DJ, clipped, in good condition with small chips along edges. Genuine first edition first printing with bowing hobbit on title page and Chapter VII identified as Chapter VI.
Publisher: Russell & Russell, New York
Date published: 1968
Description: Near Fine. No DJ as Issued. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall FINE+ Hard Cover reprint of original 1901 Houghton Mifflin edition has slightest age-toning at text block top, lower corners lightly bumped. No DJ. Read More
Publisher: Oxford University Press, London
Date published: 1968
Description: Fine in Good+ jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall FINE Hard Cover has very mild wear at spine ends, light foxing at text block edges. GOOD+ DJ in mylar cover; spine and hinges lightly faded and foxed. Read More
Publisher: George Allen & Unwin, Ltd, London
Date published: 1966
Description: Fine in Fine+ jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall FINE hard cover is slightly bumped and has faint edge wear on head & tail of spine. Very light age toning at text block edges. FINE+ DJ in mylar cover has very faint rubbing at back crease fold. Read More
Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh
Date published: 1972
Description: Near Fine in Good Plus jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall Clean, crisp hardcover in near fine condition; light shelf wear. Good plus DJ in mylar cover has light rubbing and edge wear. Read More
Edition: 1989 edition
Publisher: Springer Verlag, Secaucus, New Jersey, U.S.A.
Date published: 1989
Description: Fine. No DJ as Issued. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall Beautiful (FINE) tight, clean, unread hard cover with very crisp corners and bright text block. Would be fine+ but for slight fading to title at spine. Read More
Description: Fine in Near Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall Beutiful (FINE) tight, clean, unread hard-to-find hard cover with crisp corners; essentially as new. NEAR FINE DJ in mylar cover has faintest rubbing only and faintest sunning at spine. Read More