J.R.R. Tolkien First Edition Books Bought / Wanted


Below is a list of J.R.R. Tolkien items we're currently looking to purchase. The books we're looking to buy are generally the first editions published in hardback with dust jackets in Britain. Jacketless copies in poor condition are acceptable for some titles.

  • A Middle English Vocabulary - Oxford University Press, 1922
  • Sir Gawain and the Green Knight - Oxford University Press, 1925
  • Beowulf - British Academy, 1936
  • Songs for the Philogists - Private printing, 1936
  • The Hobbit - Allen & Unwin, 1937 and Houghton Mifflin, 1938
  • The Fellowship of the Ring - Allen & Unwin, 1954
  • The Two Towers - Allen & Unwin, 1954
  • The Return of the King - Allen & Unwin, 1955
  • Any of the 12 History of Middle-Earth books, particularly The War of the Jewels and The Peoples of Middle-Earth
  • Farmer Giles of Ham - Allen & Unwin, 1949
  • Tree and Leaf - Allen and Unwin, 1964
  • Proof and manuscript copies
  • Any signed first editions - highly sought
  • Deluxe and later editions considered also

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