First edition, first printing. Publisher's original red boards with gilt titles to the spine, in dustwrapper. Illustrated with a colour frontispiece, 5 black and white illustrations throughout the text and 5 pages of Runes. A lovely fine copy, the binding square and tight, the contents are clean throughout and without previous owner's insriptions or stamps. Complete with the fine price-clipped dustwrapper that is otherwise without fading, loss or tears.
The seventh volume in The History of Middle-Earth series.
Stock code: 20014
London: Unwin Hyman.