TolkienBooks.net
   An Illustrated Tolkien Bibliography

The Silmarillion. 1977
Search the Site
 Advanced Search

Links to Bibliography Pages

The Bibliography

1974-1990 - After Tolkien Part 1

1974-1976 - Books & Periodicals

1974-1976 - Letters, Artwork & Miscellanea

The Silmarillion

1977-1980

Unfinished Tales

1981-1990 - Books & Periodicals

1981-1990 - Letters, Artwork & Miscellanea

The History of Middle-earth

Back to previous page Record Number: 62130
   
The Silmarillion. 1977The Silmarillion.
J.R.R. Tolkien.
Edited by Christopher Tolkien.
1st Edition 1977.
George Allen & Unwin.
London.
ISBN 0048231398.
Hardback with dustwrapper.
Cover design based on artwork by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Hammond Page Ref.: p.221.

Notes
The Realms of the Noldor and the Sindar map is located facing page 120 in the 1st Impression and facing page 128 in later impressions. The Map of Beleriand and the Lands to the North is inserted on a fold-out sheet at rear.

Commonly referred to as the 'Domestic Edition'.

Price present on dustwrapper.

Dark blue cloth binding, no headband, dyed blue top edge and purple/blue coloured dustwrapper.

There were four impressions of this edition:

1st Impression 1977 - Printed by Billings & Sons
2nd Impression 1977 - Printed by Clowes & Sons
3rd Impression 1977 - Does not exist*
4th Impression 1977 - Printed by University Press
5th Impression 1977 - Printed by Unwin Brothers

* Copies of all impressions except the 3rd are very common on the secondhand market. Over 100 copies have been checked and none were 3rd Impressions.

 
If you are looking for new, secondhand or out-of-print books then AbeBooks UK may be able to help.
 
Alternatively, you can search and order through AbeBooks.com.
AbeBooks.com. Thousands of booksellers - millions of books.

 

Text © TolkienBooks.net 2003-2014 --- Images and quoted text remain copyright of the respective publishers and authors