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Re: Current Super Deluxe titles from HarperCollins
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CoH:Some Available
S&G:Most Available

Realistically, I don't think that it is possible to speculate on this in any way that is anything more than a pure guess. We have no idea how many are being sold each month (if any). I've never seen a "high" number of the S&G for sale on the second hand market, mind, so I would guess that well over half remain unsold.

Posted on: 2011/9/17 5:43


Re: Need help identifying an edition of the Hobbit
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I've never seen a first American Hobbit, as issued by Houghton Mifflin, without the maps. I have heard about copies which lack the maps, but those were always in library bindings.

Wayne

Posted on: 2011/9/17 4:45


Current Super Deluxe titles from HarperCollins [CoH & S&G]
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Does anyone have any idea or a guess on how many of the 500 limited Super Deluxe Children of Hùrin or Legend of Sigurd and Gudrun are still for sale from HarperCollins or their agents?

Posted on: 2011/9/17 3:53

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Re: Need help identifying an edition of the Hobbit
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Name dropper! Of course if this Wayne chap would bring out a 2nd edition...

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Posted on: 2011/9/16 15:36
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Re: Need help identifying an edition of the Hobbit
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Khamul wrote: "Who!? Where!? --garm is Mr Pollard talking about you?"

I doubt it! I'm no expert, but I know a few and I've helped out one or two, now and again. For instance, in his write-up about the 1st ed. set on the front page at present, David says:

"The Return of the King - 1st UK Edition, 1st impression, the later state with the slipped type and signature mark '4' on page 49, as per Wayne Hammond's revised opinion."

It was I who provided Wayne with the information which led to that revision. That sort of thing.


Posted on: 2011/9/16 15:20

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