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

Stu
43 minutes ago

remy
1 hour 46 minutes ago

Audax
2 hours 18 minutes ago

Deagol
2 hours 23 minutes ago

Findegil
2 hours 50 minutes ago

Laurin666
3 hours 33 minutes ago

Onónion
3 hours 50 minutes ago

Khamûl
4 hours 1 minute ago
Report message: *
 
* = Required

Re: Interesting eBay Auctions

Subject: Re: Interesting eBay Auctions
by Khamûl on 2013/1/16 14:13:48

I don't know for sure (someone else will undoubtedly remember) --but it's perfectly possible.

I ordered a numbered signed book (totally unrelated to Tolkien collecting) last year. It was one of two (projected) volumes, but the second volume wasn't published until later in the year; a set, but not ever sold as a set. As part of the pre-publication ordering, for volume two, they asked if I wanted the same number as I had received for volume one --clearly they had noted what number I previously received. (Or, of course, one could simply request the lowest available number, if that way inclined! )

Folio could well have done this (--I can imagine them doing this); they're pretty good.

BH