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

Valv
19 minutes ago

tolkienbrasil
4 hours 16 minutes ago

Findegil
5 hours 2 minutes ago

Deagol
5 hours 14 minutes ago

Khamûl
10 hours 1 minute ago

Tapuvae
11 hours 50 minutes ago

wellinghall
15 hours 36 minutes ago

Trotter
19 hours 5 minutes ago
Report message: *
 
* = Required

Re: A nice blog on collecting Tolkien books

Subject: Re: A nice blog on collecting Tolkien books
by Trotter on 2010/8/16 11:05:08

Christopher Tolkien is a human being; same as the rest of us. He's also a nice bloke, and the idea of people waiting for his death in order to see the price of their possessions go up in value frankly makes me feel a little sick. Personally, I'd like to see a cap on this sort of thing.


I entirely agree, I'd like to see Christopher Tolkien around for as long as possible, Tolkien fans and collectors owe a huge debt to Christopher (e.g. 12 volumes of The History of Middle-Earth, a huge achievement), I know that like most collectors on this forum, I will be very upset when Christopher is no longer with us, certainly not celebrating that my books have gone up in value.
© 2015 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us