Ballantine Books, November 1978. FIRST EDITION stated. Very good condition black cloth cover, solid binding, bright, clean pages and no markings of any kind, corners bumped. Rare original illustrated dust jacket in good condition with shelf wear, creasing, and a one-inch repaired closed tear at bottom of spine. The Film Book of J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings - Based on the Saul Zaentz Production of a Ralph Bakshi Film. Peter Jackson undoubtedly borrowed many of the ideas used in Bakshi's version for his epic trilogy. Would make amost unique and cherished gift for your children or grandchildren, or a welcome addition to your Tolkien.