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

Deagol
3 minutes ago

laurel
1 hour 52 minutes ago

Khamûl
5 hours 9 minutes ago

onthetrail
5 hours 10 minutes ago

Trotter
8 hours 19 minutes ago

D B de SP
9 hours 22 minutes ago

Earl
11 hours 31 minutes ago

garm
12 hours 34 minutes ago
Report message: *
 
* = Required

Re: UK First Edition Silmarillion Dust Wrapper Colours

Subject: Re: UK First Edition Silmarillion Dust Wrapper Colours
by Trotter on 2008/2/13 22:51:40

It is obvious with those two examples, but not with my copies.

Scanning the covers did allow me to spot a difference between the export and domestic edition.

I have attached three scans of covers, one scan is the Billings First Edition (which does look a different colour to me), One scan is the Clowes First Export (with headband, and cloth) and the final scan is the Clowes First Export (Second Variant, Paper Cover no headband).

Can anyone tell which one is which?

(Answer 1 is the 2nd Clowes Variant, 2 is the Billings Domestic Edition, 3 is the 1st Clowes Variant)
© 2016 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us