Rare Printing Error
Ballantine, 1975. 1976 J.R.R. Tolkien Calendar - Illustrations by the Brothers Hildebrandt - First Printing: August, 1975 - Famous "ILUSTRATIONS" cover error - ("Illustrations" spelled with one "L" instead of two) - Large approx. 12 x 13 inch Wall Calendar. Paintings: January - Gandalf Visits Bilbo ; February - Tom Bombadil ; March - At The Prancing Pony ; April - Bilbo at Rivendell ; May - The Ring of Galadriel ; June - Captured by the Orcs ; Two Page Centerfold - The Fellowship of the Ring ; July - The Road to Minas Tirith ; August - Treebeard ; September - Saruman at Orthanc ; October - City of the Ringwraiths ; November - Eowyn & The Nazgul ; December - The Return of the King. Back Cover features the same picture of Tolkien used on Ballantine's Mass Market Paperbacks. Calendar is in great shape, some surface scratches on the cover and "bumping" to the corners. Calendar pages are clean and bright with no markings.