The Lord of the Rings.
Edition, 10th/8th/7th Impressions 1961.
George Allen & Unwin.
Hardbacks in slipcase.
Page Ref: p.98.
The maps are inserted on fold-out sheets
at the rear of each volume.
Sixth state of the slipcase.
Available 1961 to 1964.
More than 8,000 sets produced??
Boxed in 18 batches:
Starting in July[?] 1961 and continuing
until September 1964.
Information for 1961 is very patchy, so additional sets may have been made at that time.
Slipcases manufactured by Jarrold & Sons.
Covered with grey textured paper.
No price printed on label.
Staples in top and bottom panels.
No join running down centre of top and bottom panels.
Includes various impressions 1961-63:
- 10th to 13th Impressions
- 8th to 10th Impressions
- 7th to 10th Impressions