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An Illustrated Tolkien Bibliography Boxed Sets and Books in Slipcases

The Lord of the Rings - Boxed Edition 1960From as early as 1960 the three volumes that comprise The Lord of the Rings have been sold as a set in a slipcase.  In addition there have been numerous deluxe collector's editions of Tolkien's works presented in slipcases and boxes.  This section attempts to list and illustrate them all, and to give some indication of when they were available.

The Lord of the Rings
Three Volumes - 1957-1990 - Allen & Unwin
Three Volumes - 1991-Present - HarperCollins
One Volume - 1968-Present
Seven Volumes - 1999 Present

The Hobbit

The Silmarillion

The History of Middle-earth

Other Boxed Sets and Books in Slipcases

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