The History of Middle-earth

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The Book of Lost Tales 1. A&U, 1984

George Allen & Unwin, 1984. 4th printing. Hardback. Illustrated. Antiquarian: very good condition (some wear at the edges of the dustjacket).*

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 1. HoughtonMifflin, reprint

Paperback with a green cover.*

The Book of Lost Tales 1. UnwinHyman, 1988

7th printing. Hardback. Illustrated. Antiquarian: very good condition (crease and some small tears in dustjacket).*

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 1. UnwinHyman, 1991

UnwinHyman, 1991. 1st edition thus. Hardback. Illustrated. Antiquarian: very good condition.*

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 1. HarperCollins, 2002

1st edition/1st printing in this form. Black cover, illustration by John Howe. Antiquarian: fine condition.*

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 1. HarperCollins

Black cover, illustration by John Howe.*

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 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. Ballantine, reprint

Pocket with a cover by Andrew Burward-Hoy.*

The Book of Lost Tales 2. HarperCollins, 2002

1st edition/1st printing in this form. Black cover, designed by John Howe.Antiquarian: as new.*

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. 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. UnwinHyman, 1988 (4th)

Unwin&Hyman, 1988. Fourth printing.Hardback. Antiquarian: fine condition (priice 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. 1988 (5th)

Unwin&Hyman, 1988. Fifth printing.Hardback. Antiquarian: fine condition (priice 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. HoM

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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. Ballantine, 1st edition

Del Rey/Ballantine, 1995. 1st edition as paperback. Cover by John Howe. Antiquarian: very good condition (binding tight, minimal wear to edges)*

The Shaping of Middle-earth. Ballantine, reprint

Pocket with a cover by John Howe.*

The Shaping of Middle-earth. HarperCollins, 2002

1st edition/1st printing in this form. Black cover, designed by John Howe. Antiquarian: as new.*
 
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 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. UnwinHyman, 1987

The History of Middle-earth volume 5

UnwinHyman, 1987. 1st edition/1st printing. Hardback. Antiquarian: very good condition (spine dustjacket faded, numbers on inside board).*

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. 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.*