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The Silmarillion. 1979The Silmarillion.
J.R.R. Tolkien.
Edited by Christopher Tolkien.
1st Paperback Edition 1979.
Unwin Paperbacks.
ISBN 0048231533.
Cover design based on artwork by J.R.R. Tolkien.
Hammond Page Ref.: pp.225-226.

The Realms of the Noldor and the Sindar map is located facing page 155. The Map of Beleriand and the Lands to the North also appears on integral pages.

Two impressions issued, both similar:

1st Impression 1979
2nd Impression 1979

Two sizes seen. The standard size is 17.7cm x 10.9cm, but some early bound copies were trimmed too closely leaving them about 0.5cm shorter than normal.

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