Silmarillion, The

Year 1979
Edition FIRST
Printing FIRST
Pages 458
Binding Paperback
Condition Fine

Ballantine Books Edition, 1979. FIRST EDITION, First Printing. Near mint condition, never opened tightly bound. Pages are crisp, clean and mark-free. Before there was Bilbo, Frodo, or Gandalf, there were the Elder Days, when the Dark Lord Morgoth's obsession with the magical gems called the Silmarils drove a wedge between the worlds of elves and men. THE SILMARILLION is essential reading for fans of the LORD OF THE RINGS trilogy. Edited by Christopher Tolkien. 458 pages.