Deluxe collector's edition featuring the definitive edition text and containing a full-colour reproduction of Tolkien's painting of the dragon, Glorund.
The book is quarterbound, stamped on the front board with a gold motif previously seen only on the first edition hardback, and is presented in a matching slipcase.
Pages: 464 pages, 2 b/w illus, 1 col plates, (2 x red & black maps), With index
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication Date: 05/12/2013