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Re: The Wonders of eBay
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I like the line, "The picture shown is of the actual book." I can't imagine anyone using that photo to sell a book if it *wasn't* of the actual book in question!

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Posted on: 2011/1/29 11:13


Re: The Wonders of eBay
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A copy that makes my reading copy look fantastic.

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Hobbit-Tolkien- ... ks_UK&hash=item35af9dd549


Posted on: 2011/1/29 10:51


Re: What do people think of this
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The letter is quoted on page 772 of Wayne and Christina's Companion and Guide, and was to James A.H. Murray, grandson of Sir James A.H. Murray of the Oxford English Dictionary.

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Re: What do people think of this
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I have no problem with a signature that has been lain in, but I think almost everyone would agree that they would prefer to own an item that has actually been signed in the book.

Cool item, nonetheless, but way above my price range as well...

Posted on: 2011/1/28 16:14


Re: What do people think of this
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Cool... so that is where that signature went to. I know this letter and always wondered what happened to it. So now that is wonderful news. Thanks for letting us know.

Posted on: 2011/1/28 13:44



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