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Publishing The Lord of the Rings

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The Fellowship of the Ring.
The Two Towers.
The Return of the King.

J.R.R. Tolkien.
First Book Club Edition 1960.
Readers Union.
(with George Allen & Unwin)
Hardback in dustwrapper.
22.8cm x 14.5 cm.
Hammond Page Ref: p.98.

The maps are inserted on fold-out sheets at the rear of each volume.

Published: December 1960.
Price: 12s per volume.

The Fellowship of the Ring
2,979 copies bound.

The Two Towers<.span>
2,978 copies bound

The Return of the King
2,973 copies bound.

For further details see Printing and Binding The Lord of the Rings.

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