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
48 minutes ago

Stu
4 hours 48 minutes ago

garm
5 hours 17 minutes ago

remy
6 hours 19 minutes ago

Deagol
7 hours 23 minutes ago

Hadiya
7 hours 25 minutes ago

Tolkieniano
8 hours 21 minutes ago

laurel
8 hours 33 minutes ago
Report message: *
 
* = Required

Re: 1991 HarperCollins Hardback Slipcase Lord of the Rings

Subject: Re: 1991 HarperCollins Hardback Slipcase Lord of the Rings
by Khamûl on 2009/11/9 3:04:18

Not that this side discussion matters a jot (the bibliographical enquiry is of the uppermost importance here!...), but I take it the original auction (for £220) was for the same books? (With no 'Sold for' I take it this was unsold & relisted? -sometimes a little unclear with old eBay auctions.)

Last copy I have noted is October this year; that set went for £87. And before that (I'm looking back in my notebook quite far here...) looks like June 2008: £36! I seem to remember bidding on that one...

Anyway, hope those prices make you feel better! Having said all this, there really are still some bargains to be had on old eBay; probably even more if we weren't all bidding against each other! Ahh, for the days, when you could see who you were bidding against. Still, the 'wonders' of eBay are far more wonderful (in price terms) than anything on Abebooks...

Apologies for the interuption, do go on...

BH
© 2016 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us