The Two Towers by J.R.R Tolkien – first edition


First edition, second impression

Published by George Allen & Unwin, London, 1955

The Two Towers by J.R.R Tolkien

A lovely copy of this classic novel, The Two Towers, with unclipped dust jacket. A first edition second impression copy and dust jacket. With folding map at the end of the book. Dust jacket is in very good condition and the book is in good condition.

Original red cloth boards with water stain on the front and rear covers. Slight bowing of the book. Edge wear present. Signature on the front end page. Browned panel on the front end page with small area on 2cm top of the binding edge. Some of the pages have dog ear folds.Top edge of the pages are coloured. The dust jacket is in very good condition. Not price clipped. Bright colours. Crease on the spine and edge wear to the top edge. Tiny tear to the top of the rear cover. 8vo 352 printed pages.