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Sir Gawain & The Green Knight by  and E. V. Gordon  J. R. R. - First edition - 1925 - from Thorn Books (SKU: 22104)

Sir Gawain & The Green Knight

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Sir Gawain & The Green Knight

by Tolkien, J. R. R., and E. V. Gordon

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  • Hardcover
  • first
Near fine
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Oxford: At the Clarendon Press, 1925. First edition. Hardcover. Near fine. 8vo. xxvii, (1), 211,(1)pp. Green cloth, gilt spine title and gilt rule and device on the upper board. Glossary, Index. Aside form some foxing on the top edge and fore-edge, a fine bright copy, without any underlining or notes so often seen. Seldom found in such nice shape.



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Sir Gawain & The Green Knight
Tolkien, J. R. R., and E. V. Gordon
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Used - Near fine
First edition
At the Clarendon Press
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Thorn Books offers antiquarian, rare and out-of-print books. Frequently updated catalogues are available online in our specialty areas: King Arthur; Early Britain; Western Americana; California; Literature; and Rare Books. We are open by appointment only. Thorn Books is a member of the Antiquarian Booksellers of American (ABAA), the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB), and the Independent League of Online Booksellers (IOBA).


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