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Hardcover. Good condition. Item is a seventh impression and was published in 1973. Edge-worn dust jacket with one or two marks and several scores. Several nicks and creases on upper edges of jacket. Jacket spine ends and leading corners are worn and nicked. Several small abrasions on rear board. Hardcover spine ends and leading corners are worn and rubbed. Page block is foxed. One or two marks on pages. Text and illustrations are clear. AF. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: A volume of songs, rhymes and poems from "The Red Book". They tell of Tom's encounters with Goldberry, with Old Man Willow, who tries to trap Tom inside his trunk, with the Badger-folk, and with the ghostly Barrow-wight, as well as with a princess, trolls, dwarves and legendary beasts.
?Professor Tolkien revealed in the verses scattered through The Hobbit that he had a talent for songs, riddling rhymes, and a kind of balladry. In The Adventures of Tom Bombadil the talent can be seen to be close to genius.?
Titel: The Adventures of Tom Bombadil
Verlag: George Allen & Unwin (Publishers) Ltd
Illustrator: Baynes, Pauline
Buchbeschreibung George Allen & Unwin Ltd, 1962. Hardcover. Buchzustand: Fair. First Edition. 1962. First Edition. 64 pages. No dust jacket. This is an ex-Library book. Pictorial board binding. Usual library inserts, inscriptions and stamps present. Illustrated by Pauline Baynes. Tape marks to endpapers and pastedowns. Mild tanning and use marking to pages. Text remains clear throughout. Illustrated. Splitting to edges of spine. Tape marks to boards. Mild rubbing to edges of outer binding. Binding slightly weakened. book. Artikel-Nr. 1484649001CLK