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TOLKIEN, J. R. R. The Hobbit, or there and back again.
London : 1997First edition illustrated by Alan Lee, first impression, signed by the illustrator on the title page and additionally inscribed "to Lukas, with best wishes, Alan Lee" on the front free endpaper with a large original pencil sketch of Gandalf. Lee's illustrations for Tolkien's Middle Earth epics first appeared in the 1991 edition of The Lord of the Rings.... Learn More£1,750.00
Stock Code: 139294
TOLKIEN, J. R. R. The Adventures of Tom Bombadil
London : 1962First edition, first impression. Tolkien specifically chose Pauline Baynes (1922-2008) to illustrate this work after the success of her illustrations for Tolkien's Father Giles of Ham (1949). Baynes went on to illustrate a number of Tolkien's works, including the illustrated poster version of the maps from The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. Learn More£575.00
Stock Code: 136619
(TOLKIEN, J. R. R.) BRAY, Olive (ed. and trans.) The Elder or Poetic Edda,
London : 1908First edition, first impression, of this English translation that influenced J. R. R. Tolkien. This attractively illustrated work was reissued in 2013 as part of "Tolkien's Bookshelf", noting this edition as a general inspiration and the source of the Dwarves' names in The Hobbit. The projected second part was never completed, making this complete... Learn More£1,850.00
Stock Code: 139900
(TOLKIEN, J. R. R.) CARTER, Lin. Middle Earth:
New York : 1977First edition, first printing. Inscribed by Wenzel on the half-title: "Best wishes, David Wenzel" together with an original portrait of a dwarf. Wenzel would later illustrate Chuck Dixon's graphic novel adaptation of The Hobbit (Eclipse Comics, 1989-90). Learn More£85.00
Stock Code: 140844