Login

Or
Register Now


Already have an account?
Username:

Password:

Remember me

Lost Your Password?
Main Menu
Collector's Guide Table of Contents
Recent Visitors

Trotter
4 minutes ago

Stu
7 minutes ago

Jlong
22 minutes ago

laurel
27 minutes ago

remy
2 hours 19 minutes ago

onthetrail
2 hours 44 minutes ago

Findegil
3 hours 5 minutes ago

Tolkieniano
4 hours 48 minutes ago
Report message: *
 
* = Required

Re: The Wonders of eBay

Subject: Re: The Wonders of eBay
by Trotter on 2012/9/29 22:45:19

I assume that a metal plate was created of Tolkien's signature and used for all the books that carry this particular signature. If you look at where it is used, the angles are different, so more than one plate could have been made. Additionally English and Medieval Studies: Presented to J.R.R. Tolkien on the Occasion of his Seventieth Birthday, has a different facsimile signature.

Deagol's article Facsimile Signatures (Nasty Tricksy Hobbits)
© 2016 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us