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Shaping of Middle-earth. 1988The Shaping of Middle-earth
J.R.R. Tolkien
Edited by Christopher Tolkien
1st Paperback Edition 1988
Unwin Paperbacks
ISBN 0044401507
Cover illustration by Roger Garland
Hammond Page Ref.: pp.262-263

Two impressions issued, both similar:

1st Impression 1988 - 20,000 copies printed
2nd Impression 1989

The (earlier) First State of the Second Impression is shown opposite.

The Second Impression of this Unwin Paperbacks Edition has been seen with two different cover illustrations – the earlier (First) state featuring Roger Garland’s Eärendil and Elwing, and the later (Second) state featuring John Howe’s The Siege of Angband.

A Guide to the Contents of this volume can be found in the Articles section.

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