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.