Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1967. First printing. Hardcover. 444 pp. Black cloth-covered boards with ‘Ring and eye’ device stamped on front cover in purple and gold, title stamped on spine in gold. Purple topstain, fold out map of Middle Earth in rear. The price of $6.00 is printed on the front flap. First printing of the Second Edition. Hammond and Anderson A5f.iii. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #00002727
Few tiny hints of rubbing to extremities, traces of wear to top and bottom of jacket spine; book itself has a small checkmark on the free front endpaper, but is otherwise Fine.