Register Now

Already have an account?


Remember me

Lost Your Password?
Main Menu
Collector's Guide Table of Contents
Recent Visitors

1 hour 55 minutes ago

11 hours 17 minutes ago

12 hours 30 minutes ago

15 hours 53 minutes ago

16 hours 50 minutes ago

17 hours 4 minutes ago

20 hours 8 minutes ago

1 day 30 minutes ago
Report message: *
* = Required

Re: Tolkien Signature in Smith of Wootton Major

Subject: Re: Tolkien Signature in Smith of Wootton Major
by Beren on 2008/10/26 6:28:40

Sorry about the 'making jealous' thing... not so long ago I was feeling rather jealous myself when you send me the email about the books from Tolkien's library.

Still I find it peculiar this "Oxfam" store did manage to sell it just like a normal book and for no money at all.

I did once buy a signed 2nd impression Hobbit in that same store (but that was in 1991 or 1992) and I did not expect ever to see a signed Tolkien book to show up there again (since then Tolkien has become much more famous and you expect them to check every Tolkien book that comes in there...)

Still this signed Smith was found there a year ago. So one advise, if you ever go to Oxford. Always go in the Oxfam store to see if anything 'special' is there.
© 2015 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us