The Folio Society’s three volume set of The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Octavo, 459pp; 372pp; 487pp. All volumes in a matching green hardcover binding, with silver tooling, title in silver on spines, a black silhouette on each front cover, and illustrated endpapers. Stated “Second Printing 1998” on copyright pages. Housed in a matching maroon slipcase with title in gilt, lightly shelf worn. An attractive example.
The Lord of the Rings Trilogy consists of The Fellowship of the Ring, The Two Towers, and The Return of the King. Tolkien’s beloved series has sold over 150 million copies worldwide, and has been translated into numerous languages.