Deluxe Edition second impression 1972 published by George Allen & Unwin. Slipcase has a couple of bumps, one to the bottom corner, the other to the back edge, neither affect the book. Slipcase also with some faint marks, some wear to the bottom edge. Book has bright gilt decorations, green speckled page edges, square, there is a previous owners neat gift inscription in pen to first blank page, bright pages are lightly creased or wavy, One of the two fold out maps has an extra crease where it was at some point incorrectly refolded, but is now sitting correctly.
Will be carefully bubblewrapped and packed in a box. Please see my other listings for more Tolkien books.