Tolkien, J.R.R. The Lord of the Rings. London: George Allen & Unwin, 1955. Three vols., first editions/ various impressions, comprising: The Fellowship of the Ring (fourth impression); The Two Towers (third impression); and The Return of the King (second impression). Uniform crimson cloth, spines gilt-lettered, original unclipped dust-jackets priced 21s net. Fold-out maps to rear of each vol. 8vo. Edgewear to jackets including nicks, short tears, and creases, jacket spines toned with scattered soiling; slight lean to latter two vols.