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The Lord of the Rings (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Deluxe single-volume illustrated edition, Contains 1 Hardback)

By Tolkien, J. R. R.

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  • Pub Date
    1 Jan 22

Sumptuous slipcased edition of Tolkien's classic epic tale of adventure, fully illustrated in colour for the first time by the author himself. Limited to a worldwide first printing of just 5,000 copies, this deluxe volume is quarterbound in leather and includes many special featu...res unique to this edition. Since it was first published in 1954, The Lord of the Rings has been a book people have treasured. Steeped in unrivalled magic and otherworldliness, its sweeping fantasy and epic adventure has touched the hearts of young and old alike. Over 100 million copies of its many editions have been sold around the world, and occasional collectors' editions become prized and valuable items of publishing. This one-volume deluxe slipcased edition contains the complete text, fully corrected and reset, which is printed in red and black and features, for the very first time, thirty colour illustrations, maps and sketches drawn by Tolkien himself as he composed this epic work. These include the pages from the Book of Mazarbul, marvellous facsimiles created by Tolkien to accompany the famous 'Bridge of Khazad-dum' chapter. Also appearing are two poster-size, fold-out maps revealing all the detail of Middle-earth. This very special deluxe edition is quarterbound in cloth and red leather, with raised ribs on the spine and stamped in two foils. The pages are edged in gold and contained within are special features unique to this edition. It is limited to a worldwide first printing of just 5,000 copies.
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ISBN 9780008471293
Released NZ 1 Jan 2022
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Deluxe single-volume illustrated edition, Contains 1 Hardback
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ISBN-13 9780008471293
Stock Release date is 1 January 2022
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
Imprint HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
Released 1 Jan 2022
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Trade Paperback/Paperback, Deluxe single-volume illustrated edition, Contains 1 Hardback
 › 10 other possible formats available
Contains Contains 1 Hardback
Edition Deluxe single-volume illustrated edition
Author(s) By Tolkien, J. R. R.
Category Audio / Visual (Audio books, Music, DVDs, CDROMs)
General & Literary Fiction
Fantasy Fiction
Classic Fiction
Number of Pages 1248
Dimensions Width: 149mm
Height: 228mm
Spine: 82mm
Dewey Code 823.912
Weight 1,980g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress Middle Earth Imaginary place - Fiction, Fantasy fiction, English
NBS Text Science Fiction & Fantasy
ONIX Text General/trade

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