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

Stu
3 minutes ago

laurel
1 hour 19 minutes ago

wellinghall
4 hours 3 minutes ago

Trotter
4 hours 7 minutes ago

Jlong
7 hours 28 minutes ago

Karl
9 hours 2 minutes ago

Findegil
12 hours 57 minutes ago

Glorfindel
15 hours 17 minutes ago
Report message: *
 
* = Required

Re: Tolkien signature

Subject: Re: Tolkien signature
by Beren on 2008/10/8 12:42:54

This is very worrysome. I'm going to seek contact, try to find hold of the person who originally showed me the items, and see what he comes up with an explanation. This 'new' letter is very closely linked to the other papers and are probably 'made' by the same person. I'm going to digg into this a little and see what I can come up with.

Also I have seen some of these 'blue pen' autographs before and will digg through my (past sales) archive if I can find any that also can be linked to this case.

I'm glad I handle a policy never to buy typed letters. Since otherwhise I would have ended up buying some of these items a long time ago.

Currently David Miller owns the two abe books singed items, and I wonder if he also holds this letter (but it would surprise me). He can tell me where he bought them and also he should know that he probably bought fakes. The only positive thing is that he recently bought them and there fore must know where from. We must stop this from happening.