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The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien by J. R. R. Tolkien ISBN 13: 9780395315552

ISBN 10: 0395315557

Hardcover; Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1981; ISBN-13: 978-0395315552


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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 1981. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. The dust jacket is missing. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.

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Houghton Mifflin. Used - Very Good. Ships from Reno, NV. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. 100% Money Back Guarantee. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company, 1981. Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less.Dust jacket quality is not guaranteed.

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The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien

J. R. R. Tolkien; Editor-Humphrey Carpenter

Houghton Mifflin, 1981-10. Hardcover. Good.

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  • Edition: First US Edition/First Printing
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • ISBN: 0395315557 / 9780395315552
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1981. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good +. Full number line down to 1. In nice black cloth with gilt. Gift inscription to top verso of ffep. Jacket is price-clipped with three short tears each to top and bottom edge of jacket and a small chip to bottom as well. A couple punctures as well to spine and rear flap crease.

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The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien

Humphrey Carpenter

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Houghton Mifflin, 1981. 1st American Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8.50 X 5.60 X 1.20 inches. Very Good/Very Good condition. First American Edition, first printing. No markings to the text block. No marks of personal identification or prior ownership.

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The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien

Carpenter, Humphery

Wilmington, Massachusetts, U.S.A.: Houghton Mifflin, 1981. Hardcover. Near Fine. Book has appearance of only minimal use.Dust jacket has light tears and shelf wear to both panels No stains, writing or reminder marks. Only very mild touch of edge rubbing. The binding is straight and tight. The book itself is very nice. Clean, tight, sound copy.This collection will entertain all who appreciate the art of masterful letter writing. The Letters of J.R.R Tolkien sheds much light on Tolkien's creative genius and grand design for the creation of a whole new world: Middle-earth. Featuring a radically expanded index, this volume provides a valuable research tool for all fans wishing to trace the evolution of THE HOBBIT and THE LORD OF THE RINGS.

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THE LETTERS OF J. R. R. TOLKIEN: Selected and Edited by Humphrey Carpenter

TOLKIEN, J. R. R., Humphrey Carpenter, Christopher Tolkien

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1981. First American Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/near fine. 8vo, 463 pages, dark blue cloth; dj a trifle soiled Copious correspondence, but most of the correspondence with his fiancee - later wife - were edited for selections only

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The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien

Tolkien, J.R.R.; Carpenter, Humphrey (editor, selection); Tolkien, Christopher

Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1981. 463 pages, 8vo. Out of Print. Jacket clipped. Shelfwear to DJ: light scuffing along edges, a few small tears along edges, light smudge mark on back cover. DJ in mylar. Tightly bound, no marks. Volume is in Very Good condition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

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The Letters of J. R. R.Tolkien

Selected and edited by Carpenter, Humphrey with the assistance of Christopher Tolkien

  • Edition: First Edition/First Printing
  • Book condition: Near Fine
  • ISBN: 0395315557 / 9780395315552
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company , 1981. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. First Edition/First Printing. A square solid tight very carefully read copy. This copy has some light soil to the edges of the text block. The priced jacket has some light rubbing wear, stress at all folds, light soil, some fading, three short closed tears. A very nice copy with a less than perfect jacket. THIS COPY IS IN MY POSSESSION AND NORMALLY SHIPS NEXT DAY..

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1981-08-03. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Letters Of J. R. R. Tolkien

Carpenter, Humphrey, Christopher Tolkien

  • Edition: First Edition
  • Book condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
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Houghton Mifflin. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1981. First Edition. 0395315557 . Black cloth covers with gilt titles to the spine and a gilt Tolkien stamp to the front cover. This is a Very Good++ book, tightly bound with an unmarked text and light bumping to the spine ends. On the front free end paper is an inscription to a priest regarding a 'Requiem Mass" for two people. A First Edition. The DJ is unclipped with wear to the cover edges and spine hinges, cover scuffing. "This collection will entertain all who appreciate the art of masterful letter writing. The Letters of J. R. R Tolkien sheds much light on Tolkien's creative genius and grand design for the creation of a whole new world: Middle-earth. Featuring a radically expanded index, this volume provides a valuable research tool for all fans wishing to trace the evolution of THE HOBBIT and THE LORD OF THE RINGS." ; 9.10 X 6 X 1.70 inches; 463 pages; Box 13 .

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THE LETTERS OF J. R. R. TOLKIEN

Tolkien, J. R. R. (introduction by Christopher Tolkien) (edited by Humphrey Carpenter)

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1981. 463 pp. Black cloth decorated in gilt on the front panel and spine; headband. Some wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a short tears and some creasing around the edges; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; The Letters; and Notes; followed by an index. Apparently, Amazon has just bought the television rights to The Lord of the Rings and is planning a series set in Middle Earth - should be great.. First American Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good Only. 8vo.

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Houghton Mifflin, 1981-10. Hardcover. Good. 9.1000 inches 6.0000 inches. Dust jacket and edges shows some wear. Dust jacket is covered in mylar jacket. Pages are clean and intact.

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The Letters of J R R Tolkien: A Selection Edited By Humphrey Carpenter and Christopher Tolkien. BOSTON : 1981. HARDBACK in JACKET.

TOLKIEN, J.R.R. (John Ronald Reuel), 1892-1973. - by J.R.R. Tolkien [ Edited By Humphrey Carpenter and Christopher Tolkien ] [ To: C. S. Lewis; Mrs Charles Williams; W H Auden; Forrest J Ackerman; Roger Lancelyn Green et al ]

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1981. FIRST USA EDITION. BOSTON : 1981. Hardback. Black cloth; gilt lettered spine. Cream printed dust-jacket; (flap not price-clipped ($16.95). Small neat bookplate. No owner name or internal markings. Bright, tight, and clean. NEAR FINE in like jacket; now in a clear protective sleeve. (vii), 463 pages. Index. See Hammond/Anderson. **Will be well-packed for posting/shipping**. 8vo. [ Rosley Books for Antiquarian books, CHS, Cumberland, Everyman, GKC, Inklings, Keswick, Literature, MacDonald, Rarities, Theology and History. ]. . First American Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

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The Letters of J. R. R. Tolkien

Tolkien, J. R. R.; Carpenter, Humphrey; Tolkien, Christopher;

Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1981. 463pp. Black cloth Boards with a gold symbol on the front cover, and gold lettering on the spine, the spine lettering is somewhat faded. The dust jacket is complete with a few very minor tears on the top edge.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.

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The Letters of J R R Tolkien

Carpenter, Humphrey and Christopher Tolkien

  • Edition: First Edition, First Printing
  • Book condition: Fine
  • ISBN: 0395315557 / 9780395315552
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1981. The letters of JRR Tolkien were selected and edited by Carpenter with the assistance of Christopher Tolkien. Carpenter has also written a biography of Tolkien. JRR apparently was a prolific writer of letters and each letter selected here is supported by explanatory notes. 432 pp. plus: Notes, Index, General Index. Black cloth boards, gilt text, JRR's stylized initials on front, title on spine. Unclipped DJ ($16.95) Is chipped and soiled. Rear panel has facsimile of a letter written by Tolkien. Bookseller's Inventory # 071029.. First Edition, First Printing. Cloth. Fine/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Very good black cloth. Very good tan DJ. Light wear and tear, chipped top edge, clean interior. (1981), 8vo, [8], 1-463pp. [1], Selected and edited by Humphrey Carpenter, with the assistance of Christopher Tolkien. "Selected letters discuss his books, their meanings, his interests and also reveal his view of the world." oclc

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