The Lord of The Rings. The De Luxe Edition. London: Allen & Co., 1979. 7th Impression. Publisher's black cloth with pictorial deisgn by Tolkien in gold and silver (depicting the Numenorean throne with 'Elendil' in tengwar) to upper cover, title lettered in gilt to spine. With colour folded maps in text. Housed in the original publishers box. A fine copy in lightly worn box. Printed on India Paper, allowing the three volumes work to be produced in one volume.