Beowulf. The Monster and the Critics. 1936

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1st edition

Sir Israel Gollancz Memorial Lecture British Academy. Oxford University Press, 1936. Publication with Tolkien's famous lecture. Just 500 copies printed. Antiquarian: fine condition, unusual for this publication. The edges of the pages are rough (as in all copies) for the block was not cut. Binding tight, with only slight paper loss on top and bottom. Some browning to the pages, but very clean. Slight crease in the title page.*