The History of Middle-earth

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The Book of Lost Tales 1. HoughtonMifflin, reprint

Paperback with a green cover.

The Book of Lost Tales 1. Ballantine, reprint

Paperback. Cover by Andrew Burward-Hoy.*

This is the first part of the Book of the Lost Tales of Elfinesse which Eriol the Mariner learned from the Elves of Tol Eressea, the Lonely Isle in the Western Ocean, and afterwards wrote in the Golden Book of Tavrobel.  Herein are told the tales of Valinor, from the Music of the Ainur to the Exile of the Noldoli and the Hiding of Valinor.

The Book of Lost Tales 2. Unwin Paperbacks

Unwin Paperbacks, 1986. Reprint. Paperback. Cover by Roger Garland. Antiquarian: fine condition.*

The Book of Lost Tales 2. Guild Publishing

BCA, 1986. 2nd edition. Hardback. Antiquarian: very good condition.*

This is the second part of the Book of the Lost Tales of Elfinesse which Eriol the Mariner learned from the Elves of Tol Eressea, the Lonely Isle in the Western Ocean, and afterwards wrote in the Golden Book of Tavrobel.  Herein are told the tales of Beren and Tinúviel, the Turambar and fall of Gondolin, and the Necklace of the Dwarves.

The Book of Lost Tales 2. Ballantine, reprint

Pocket with a cover by Andrew Burward-Hoy.*

The Book of Lost Tales 2. HarperCollins

Black cover, designed by John Howe.*

This is the second part of the Book of the Lost Tales of Elfinesse which Eriol the Mariner learned from the Elves of Tol Eressea, the Lonely Isle in the Western Ocean, and afterwards wrote in the Golden Book of Tavrobel.  Herein are told the tales of Beren and Tinúviel, the Turambar and fall of Gondolin, and the Necklace of the Dwarves.

The Lays of Beleriand. A&U, 1985

1st edition

George Allen & Unwin, 1985. Hardback. Antiquarian: very good condition (some minor creases to lamination layer of the dustjacket, minor rubbing).*

In the first part of this book is given the Lay of the Children of Húrin by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien in which is set forth in part the Tale of Túrin.  In the second part is the Lay of Leithian which is the Gest of Beren and Lúthien as far as the encounter of Beren with Carcharoth at the Gate of Angband.

The Lays of Beleriand. HoM, 1985

The History of Middle-earth 3

HoughtonMifflin, 1985. 1st edition. Hardback. Illustrated. Antiquarian: very good condition.

In the first part of this book is given the Lay of the Children of Húrin by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien in which is set forth in part the Tale of Túrin.  In the second part is the Lay of Leithian which is the Gest of Beren and Lúthien as far as the encounter of Beren with Carcharoth at the Gate of Angband.*

The Lays of Beleriand. Unwin Hyman, 1988

The History of Middle-earth 3

Fifth impression. Hardback. Reprint. Antiquarian: fine condition (price clipped).*

In the first part of this book is given the Lay of the Children of Húrin by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien in which is set forth in part the Tale of Túrin.  In the second part is the Lay of Leithian which is the Gest of Beren and Lúthien as far as the encounter of Beren with Carcharoth at the Gate of Angband.

The Lays of Beleriand. Unwin Paperbacks, 1987

1st edition as paperback. Cover by Roger Garland. "the alliterative verse tales of two of the most crucial stories in Tolkien's world: the Lay of the Children of Húrin and Lay of Leithian." Antiquarian: very good condition.*

The Lays of Beleriand. HarperCollins, 1991

The History of Middle-earth 3

Hardback. Reprint. Antiquarian: fine condition.

In the first part of this book is given the Lay of the Children of Húrin by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien in which is set forth in part the Tale of Túrin.  In the second part is the Lay of Leithian which is the Gest of Beren and Lúthien as far as the encounter of Beren with Carcharoth at the Gate of Angband.

The Lays of Beleriand. Grafton, 1992

1st edition thus. Cover by Roger Garland. "the alliterative verse tales of two of the most crucial stories in Tolkien's world: the Lay of the Children of Húrin and Lay of Leithian." Antiquarian: very good condition.*

The Lays of Beleriand. HoM

The History of Middle-earth 3

HoughtonMifflin. 6th printing. Paperback. Illustrated. Antiquarian: fine condition (owner's inscription on title page).*

The Lays of Beleriand. Ballantine, reprint

Pocket, cover by John Howe.*

The Lays of Beleriand. HarperCollins

Black cover, designed by John Howe.*

In the first part of this book is given the Lay of the Children of Húrin by John Ronald Reuel Tolkien in which is set forth in part the Tale of Túrin.  In the second part is the Lay of Leithian which is the Gest of Beren and Lúthien as far as the encounter of Beren with Carcharoth at the Gate of Angband.

The Shaping of Middle-earth. Unwin Paperbacks

Unwin Paperbacks, 1989. Reprint. Paperback. Cover by Roger Garland. Antiquarian: very good condition.*

The Shaping of Middle-earth. Grafton, 1989

UnwinHyman, 1989. Reprint. Paperback. Cover by John Howe. Antiquarian: very good condition.*

The Shaping of Middle-earth. Ballantine, reprint

Pocket with a cover by John Howe.*

The Shaping of Middle-earth. HarperCollins

Black cover, designed by John Howe.*
 
Herein are the Quenta Noldorinwa, the History of the Gnomes; the Ambarkanta or Shape of the World by Rúmil; the Annals of Valinor and the Annals of Beleriand by Pengolod the Wise of Gondolin; with maps of the world in the Elder Days and translations made by Aelfwine the Mariner of England into the tongue of his own land.

The Lost Road and other Writings. Unwin Paperbacks, 1989

1st edition as paperback. Cover by Roger Garland. Antiquarian: fine condition.*

The Lost Road and Other Writings. HarC, 1991

The History of Middle-earth volume 5

HarperCollins, 1991. 2nd printing of this edition. Hardback. Antiquarian: fine condition.*

Herein are collected the oldest tale of the downfall of Númenor; the story of the Lost Road into the West; the Annals of Valinor and the Annals of Beleriand in a later form; the Ainulindalë or the Music of the Ainur; the Lhammas or Account of Tongues; the Quenta Silmarillion or History of the Silmarils; and the history of many words and names.

The Lost Road and other Writings. Grafton, 1992

1st edition thus. Paperback. Cover by Roger Garland. Antiquarian: very good condition.*

The Lost Road and other Writings. HarperCollins, 2002

Black paperback with on the cover "The White Tower of Elwing" by John Howe.*

Herein are collected the oldest tale of the downfall of Númenor; the story of the Lost Road into the West; the Annals of Valinor and the Annals of Beleriand in a later form; the Ainulindalë or the Music of the Ainur; the Lhammas or Account of Tongues; the Quenta Silmarillion or History of the Silmarils; and the history of many words and names.

The Lost Road and other Writings. Ballantine, reprint

Paperback with a cover by John Howe.*

The History of Middle-earth 1 - 5. Ballantine

Decorated slipcase with the pocket editions of part 1 through 5, with covers by Andrew Burward-Hoy and John Howe.*

The Return of the Shadow. Unwin Paperbacks, 1990

1st edition as paperback. Cover by Roger Garland. Illustrated. Antiquarian: very good condition.*

The Return of the Shadow. HarperCollins

HarperCollins. Paperback. Cover by John Howe.*

The Treason of Isengard. UnwinHyman, 1989

The History of The Lord of the Rings, part 2

1st edition. Hardback. Antiquarian: very good conditon (some damage to the dustjacket).*
 
In The Treason of Isengard the story of the Fellowship of the Ring is traced from Rivendell through Moria and the land of Lothlórien to the day of its ending at Calembel beside Anduin the great river. Then is told of the return of Gandalf Mithrandir, of the meeting of the hobbits with Fangorn, and of the war upon the Riders of Rohan by the traitor Saruman.
 

The Treason of Isengard. HarperCollins, 1993

The History of The Lord of the Rings, part 2

Paperback with a cover by John Howe. Illustrated. Continues the account of the creation of The Lord of the Rings. Also includes a full account of the creation of the map.*
 
In The Treason of Isengard the story of the Fellowship of the Ring is traced from Rivendell through Moria and the land of Lothlórien to the day of its ending at Calembel beside Anduin the great river. Then is told of the return of Gandalf Mithrandir, of the meeting of the hobbits with Fangorn, and of the war upon the Riders of Rohan by the traitor Saruman.
 

The Treason of Isengard. HarperCollins, 2002

Black paperback with a cover by John Howe.*

In The Treason of Isengard the story of the Fellowship of the Ring is traced from Rivendell through Moria and the land of Lothlórien to the day of its ending at Calembel beside Anduin the great river. Then is told of the return of Gandalf Mithrandir, of the meeting of the hobbits with Fangorn, and of the war upon the Riders of Rohan by the traitor Saruman.

The Treason of Isengard. HoughtonMifflin

The History of The Lord of the Rings part 2

HoughtonMifflin, 2000. 1st edtion. Paperback. Cover by Alan Lee.*

The War of the Ring. UnwinHyman, 1991

First edition. Hardback. Antiquarian: very good condition. *

The War of the Ring is traced the story of the victory at Helm’s Deep and the drowning of Isengard by the Ents. Then is told of the journey of Frodo with Samwise and Gollum to the Morannon, of the meeting with Faramir, and the stairs of Kirith Ungol, of the Battle of the Pelennor Fields, and of the coming of Aragorn in the fleet of Umbar.

The War of the Ring. The History of The Lord of the Rings. Part 3. HarperCollins, 1997

HarperCollins, 1997. Paperback with a cover by John Howe.*

The War of the Ring is traced the story of the victory at Helm’s Deep and the drowning of Isengard by the Ents. Then is told of the journey of Frodo with Samwise and Gollum to the Morannon, of the meeting with Faramir, and the stairs of Kirith Ungol, of the Battle of the Pelennor Fields, and of the coming of Aragorn in the fleet of Umbar.

The War of the Ring. The History of The Lord of the Rings. Part 3

HarperCollins, 2002. Black paperback with a cover by John Howe.*

The War of the Ring is traced the story of the victory at Helm’s Deep and the drowning of Isengard by the Ents. Then is told of the journey of Frodo with Samwise and Gollum to the Morannon, of the meeting with Faramir, and the stairs of Kirith Ungol, of the Battle of the Pelennor Fields, and of the coming of Aragorn in the fleet of Umbar.

Sauron Defeated. The History of the Lord of the Rings. Part 4

HarperCollins, 2002. Black cover with the illustration "The Drowning of Anadûnè" by John Howe.*

The History of The Lord of the Rings. HoughtonMifflin, 1999

Set of 4 paperbacks with covers by John Howe. In a decorated slipcase. These are the four parts of The History of Middle-earth dealing with the writing of The Lord of the Rings gaan, plus The End of the Third Age taken from the next volume in the series, Morgoth's Ring.*

The End of the Third Age. HarperCollins, 1998

1st edition

When the boxed set of The History of The Lord of the Rings was released, this paperback was included to include the writings on The Lord of the Rings in Morgoth's Ring. Cover by John Howe.*

Morgoth's Ring. The Later Silmarillion. Part 1

HarperCollins, 2002

Black paperback with cover by John Howe.*

The War of the Jewels. The Later Silmarillion. Part 2

The Legends of Beleriand

HarperCollins, 1990. 1st edition. Hardback. "the story returns to Middle-earth, and the ruinous conflict of the High Elves and the Men who their allies with the power of the Dark Lord." This is the most sought-after hardback from The History of Middle-earth series, with only just over 3000 copies printed. Antiquarian: fine condition (dustjacket very good with some dents and minor scratches on the back).*

The War of the Jewels. The Later Silmarillion. Part 2

The Legends of Beleriand

HarperCollins, 2002. Black paperback with cover by John Howe.*