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LEGEND OF SIGURD AND GUDRUN.
Edition: First US printing.
New York & Boston: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009. dj. Hardcover first edition - An unpublished work by Tolkien, written while he was Professor of Anglo-Saxon at Oxford during the 1920s and 1930, before he wrote The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings - a retelling in English narrative verse of the epic Norse tales of Sigurd the Volsung and The Fall of the Niflungs. Introduction by J.R.R. Tolkien, drawn from one of his own lectures on Norse literature, with a foreword and commentary and notes on the poems by Christopher Tolkien. 377 pp. ISBN: 0-547-273428.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket (a new copy.)Book ID: 55668More details Price: $18.00