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Re: 1987 The Hobbit #13 of 500 (signed)

Subject: Re: 1987 The Hobbit #13 of 500 (signed)
by garm on 2009/3/9 15:53:43

I remember buying my copy, in 1999 (I shan't say how much it cost). It caused a bit of a stir at the time; because up till then it hadn't been generally known that CT had signed the first 100. A friend of mine wrote to Rayner Unwin, calling it 'a previously unrecorded variant', and got a nice letter in reply, saying that I was not to worry; he vaguely remembered sending Christopher a batch of labels to sign, and he supposed that must have been it!

:)