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The Silmarillion - Advert from BOMC by  Guy  Christopher and Kay - Paperback - 1st Edition Advert  - 1977 - from Nessa Books and Biblio.com

The Silmarillion - Advert from BOMC

by Tolkien, J. R. R.; Edited By Tolkien, Christopher and Kay, Guy

Condition: Very Good Plus


USA: BOMC, 1977. -----The scan you see is the advert you get. 4 page advert from BOMC (roughly) 9 1/4" by 7" (inches), this is the advertisment from The Book of The Month Club for Tolkien's "The Silmarillion". tight square and true, Very Good Plus condition with faint edge wear & a tiny coffee drop/spot over the "d" in "credit" under the map (tiny and very hard to see but it is there), with code CZ77 printed front bottom left corner, front cover has Tolkien's art work, back cover has picture of J. R. R. Tolkien, fold out pages have blurb for book and large colour map of "Beleriand and the Lands to the North". This is fairly rare, at least I have not seen another copy anywhere else, have you? Check out the scans.. 1st Edition Advert . Soft Cover Ephemera . Very Good Plus. Illus. by J. R. R. Tolkien. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾".


The Silmarillion is a collection of J. R. R. Tolkien's mythopoeic works, edited and published posthumously by his son Christopher Tolkien in 1977, with assistance from Guy Gavriel Kay, who later became a noted fantasy writer. The Silmarillion, along with J. R. R. Tolkien's other works, forms a comprehensive, yet incomplete, narrative that describes the universe of Middle-earth within which The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings take place.




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  "Amazing better than hobbit "

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