Tolkien (1977) The Silmarillion – VG 1st/1st US w/Points in DJ (gd)


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Tolkien, J. R. R. The Silmarillion. (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1977) 1st American Edition, 1st printing, 1st state in dust jacket. Complete number line,  $10.95 price on dust jacket. Required points that are present – 1) No period after Fëanor on page 330, line 4. 2) the word ‘and’ is italicized in “Lord of Waters and King of the Sea” on page 352, line 39. 3) Broken type on page 229. 4) Father Giles of Ham on “Books by J. R. R. Tolkien”.

Octavo. 365 pages plus foldout map.  Hardcover. Bound in green cloth covered boards stamped in gold and silver gilt, covered in dust jacket. Top edge red. Two color  map is present.

Condition: NF/vg. Bright and crisp cover, paper is bright. Map is present and near fine. Dust jacket is unclipped, code 0977 along edge of front flap. Slight chipping and minor tears on dj (see photos).