Special Anniversary Ltd Ed
|Publisher||Houghton Mifflin Company|
Houghton Mifflin Company, 1987. FIRST EDITION, thus, Mint condition throughout. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (1937); the 50th Anniversary Edition; beautiful gold leatherette boards in slipcase also gilt leather with paste-on title; red and green embossed design cover and spine; deep olive green endpapers; several impressive color paintings, line diagram drawings, as well as elegant wood block prints by the author; the first story which continues with the trilogy "The Lord of The Rings"; "The authoritative and revised edition.to celebrate The Hobbit's fiftieth anniversary.amended the errors that crept in over the years"; an elegant, increasingly scarce collectible copy. 318 pages.