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J.R.R. Tolkien: Architect of Middle Earth, A Biography by Daniel Grotta by Daniel Grotta - 1st Printing, Proof - 1992 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA (SKU: 384)

J.R.R. Tolkien: Architect of Middle Earth, A Biography by Daniel Grotta

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J.R.R. Tolkien: Architect of Middle Earth, A Biography by Daniel Grotta

by Daniel Grotta

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  • near fine
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Near fine/very good +
ISBN 10
1561386367
ISBN 13
9781561386369
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Philadelphia: Courage Books / Running Press, 1992. 1st Printing, Proof. Cloth. Near fine/very good +. Brothers Hildebrant; Graham Evernden. A near fine first bound proof copy in a very good plus dust jacket. Brown cloth boards with gold title stamping on spine. Mild rub to front lower corner and foot of spine. Green end papers. Glossy paper throughout. Dust jacket is unclipped, shows a small chip on rear top corner and original Borders Books price sticker. Gorgeous full color illustrations by the Brothers Hildebrant throughout. Dust jacket illustrations by Graham Evernden. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. 197 pp. including index. Quarto, 9 x 10 1/2 inches tall.

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Bookseller
Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
384
Title
J.R.R. Tolkien: Architect of Middle Earth, A Biography by Daniel Grotta
Author
Daniel Grotta
Illustrator
Brothers Hildebrant; Graham Evernden
Format/binding
Cloth
Book condition
Used - Near fine
Jacket condition
very good +
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st Printing, Proof
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
1561386367
ISBN 13
9781561386369
Publisher
Courage Books / Running Press
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1992
Keywords
fantasy, hobbit, lord of the rings, bilbo, gollum, frodo, mordor, misty mountains, animated, film, movie, bio, biography, Silmarillion
Bookseller catalogs
Fantasy & Science Fiction;

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About Uncommon Works, IOBA

Member, IOBA. Not your ordinary book store! Uncommon Works specializes in rare, odd, unique, and handmade books, with a focus on Mexico, Latin America, Native America, and the Spanish Conquest. You'll find rare, first editions and first or early printings. You'll even find a few first printings of living authors for sale. We provide services and referrals for book mending, repair, restoration, and binding.We also offer archival storage solutions for your books, photos, or family historical print items.

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