|Estimate||200.00 - 300.00 USD|
|Group - Category|
|Lead||AMERICAN LITERARY CLASSIC FIRST-EDITION VOLUME,|
"The Hobbit, or There and Back Again," by J. R. R. Tolkien, Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1938. First edition, first state with bowing hobbit on title page and Chapter VII headed "Chapter VI". All four color and 11 black & white illustrations present. Tan boards stamped with dark blue lettering and dark red standing hobbit. Facsimile dust jacket.
Ex-library with library bookplate, lacking maps, discard stamps, number stamp and inked numbers to title page, remnants of rear check-out sheet, several pages and one color illustration taped, expected wear and soiling. CONDITION NOTE: All condition reports are based on general observations only, and are not meant to serve as a detailed analysis of condition. Please contact the department with your specific condition questions.
|Name||June 16, 2017: Two-Day Americana & Fine Antiques Featuring V|
|Auctioneer||Jeffrey S. Evans & Associates|
|Type||Internet Absentee Bidding|
|Friday, June 16, 2017 at 4:00 pm ET|
|Location|| 2177 Green Valley Lane
MT Crawford, VA 22841
|Buyer Premium||A Buyer's Premium may be added to this bid if it is successful.|
Featured property deaccessioned by the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Williamsburg, VA, all proceeds to benefit the collections acquisitions funds; numerous private collections, including material from Luke and Ann Woods, Cincinnati, OH and Spruce Pine, NC; Dr. Charles and Elizabeth Umstott, Newport News, VA; Sean and Patricia Skinner, Sarasota, FL; Kurt O'Hare and Barbara O'Hare, Putnam Valley, NY; Dorothy Claypool, Alexandria, VA; Virginia Baskett Leach and the late Maurice Derby Leach, Jr., Lexington, VA; C. Richmond and the late Janet J. Gough, Newburg, MD; property descended in the family of Dr. William Miller Duncan, Staunton, VA; the Barbara Hunter Grant estate, Staunton, VA; the estate of Alyce Bohannon, Winchester, VA; plus others. Session I on Friday, June 16, 2017 featured an excellent collection of high-grade 18th - 20th century American and foreign coins and currency; antiquarian books and manuscripts; Civil War material and other militaria.
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