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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 and

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

by Daniel Grotta

Condition: Near fine/very good +

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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