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The Father Christmas Letters by  J.R.R Tolkien - Hardcover - Third edition - 1976 - from Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 59832)

The Father Christmas Letters

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The Father Christmas Letters

by Tolkien, J.R.R

  • Used
  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
Very good/Very good
ISBN 10
0395249813
ISBN 13
9780395249819
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About This Item

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1976. Third edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Unpaginated. Quarto [27.9cm]. White cloth over boards with red and green lettering and decoration on the boards and spine. Corners are bumped and spine is slightly rolled. In a green illustrated dust jacket with some rubbing to the soine area and a few chips and closed tears to the extremeties. Dust jacket is clipped. A darling collection of letters written and illustrated by J. R. R. Tolkien between 1920 and 1943 for his children, from Father Christmas.

Synopsis

The Father Christmas Letters is a collection of letters written and illustrated by J. R. R. Tolkien between 1920 and 1942 for his children, from "Father Christmas". They tell of the adventures and misadventures of Father Christmas and his helpers, including the North Polar Bear and his two sidekick cubs, Paksu and Valkotukka.

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Details

Bookseller
Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
59832
Title
The Father Christmas Letters
Author
Tolkien, J.R.R
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very good
Jacket condition
Very good
Quantity available
1
Edition
Third edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0395249813
ISBN 13
9780395249819
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Company
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1976
Keywords
Christmas; tolkien; letters;

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About Ken Sanders Rare Books, ABAA

Ken Sanders Rare Books is a full service antiquarian bookshop in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. We carry an ever-changing inventory of art, ephemera, maps, photography, and postcards in addition to a vast selection of used and rare books along with a few new books. We actively purchase and appraise books in all fields.

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quarto
The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the...[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
rolled
rolled spine or spine rolled. Damage to a book created by pressure to the spine making it fold or crease in the cover. Damage...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]

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