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    J. R. R. Tolkien. The Hobbit. Or There and Back Again. London: George Allen & Unwin Ltd, [1956]. Stated "eighth impression." Octavo. 315, [1, publisher's statement] pages. Full-color frontispiece by Tolkien. Publisher's green cloth, stamped in dark blue; all text block edges trimmed, top edge stained pale green; original illustrated dust jacket. Some discoloration to backstrip and edges of binding; spine ends slightly crimped and worn; minor wear to board edges. Very faint discoloration and foxing to endpapers. Soft dulling to text block edges; topstain faded and now barely visible. Jacket toned, with nicking and creasing at head of spine and some flap fold ends; rumpling to top edges of flaps; lower corners of flaps clipped; some minor foxing; uneven tanning at verso. Very Good.

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