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The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien


This is an excellent copy of 2022's limited edition set by Folio Society. Sold out at the publisher. As new in original shipping material from Folio Society. The box was openend to inspect for damages and imperfections as this edition was plagued by numerous problems (scratches to boards and chafing to the spines). Fortunately, this set is in excellent condition without flaws.


Production Details:


  • Limited to 1,000 sets numbered and signed by Alan Lee 
  • Quarter-bound in leather with cloth sides blocked in silver and inset with illustration labels 
  • Circular limitation tip printed letterpress on Tintoretto paper hand tipped within a gold border 
  • Set in Dante with Testament as display  
  • 1,504 pages in total over three volumes printed on Munken Pure paper 
  • Printed in black and burgundy throughout 
  • 53 colour illustrations in total printed on Veltique paper tipped within printed borders 
  • 57 illustrated chapter openers 
  • Endpapers printed with a design by the artist 
  • Also included is a Note on the Text by Douglas A. Anderson, a Note on the Revised Text by Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull, Tolkien’s Foreword to the Second Edition and Prologue, as well as Appendices and Indexes.
  • Silver page tops 
  • Burgundy satin ribbon markers 
  • Two maps printed together in black and red and enclosed in a case covered in blocked cloth 
  • Hand-made cloth-covered slipcase blocked in silver and gunmetal with printed illustration inside 
  • 12˝ × 7¾˝ 
  • Separate print presented in a folder of Pergamenata paper 



Folio Society limited edition Lord of the Rings signed by Alan Lee #319/1000

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