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Re: Children of Hurin Bookplates (Quantities and Editions)

Subject: Re: Children of Hurin Bookplates (Quantities and Editions)
by Urulöké on 2007/4/21 22:55:19

Hi Trotter,

a Deluxe bookplated book has shown up on eBay now - looks to be from the family that was in front of you in line. Here is a quote from their auction: "only the first 8 people managed to get deluxe with book plate as they were put into books by staff at waterstones by mistake once in they could not remove so they had to sell like that so i was verry lucky"

Any feel for how many deluxe copies got bookplates from when you were there? The above quote feels mostly like hyperbole to get a higher eBay price to me.