The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien First Edition Third Printing George Allen & Unwin Ltd 1942. No inscriptions or signs of previous ownership. No foxing or toning, clean and unblemished throughout. Top edge green tint still present. Original publisher's green cloth covers are bright and near fine and have none of the usual darkening to spine. No bumping to edges or corners. In notoriously scarce near fine dust jacket which has some tissue strengthening internally (chiefly to spine folds) and some imperceptible colour touch in to spine. The dustjacket is entirely original and has no loss or filling in. Not price clipped.