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
8 minutes ago

Tolkieniano
1 hour 59 minutes ago

Earl
2 hours 3 minutes ago

Trotter
2 hours 6 minutes ago

Karl
3 hours 28 minutes ago

Findegil
8 hours 55 minutes ago

Urulöké
11 hours 6 minutes ago

Berelach
15 hours 30 minutes ago


« 1 ... 1523 1524 1525 (1526) 1527 1528 1529 ... 2609 »


Re: WANTS: TT 1973 7th imp.
Thain
Joined:
2006/5/26 20:36
From Oregon, USA
Group:
Thain
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Posts: 1462
Offline
Ah, good to know these additional limitations. :D :D

I wasn't searching eBay for your book, so I didn't run across that other copy. I just happened to spot this copy in the RSS feed of new Tolkien books listed. (What, you don't watch the RSS feed of all new Tolkien books on eBay?)

Posted on: 2011/10/11 12:47
_________________
- Jeremy


Re: WANTS: TT 1973 7th imp.
Shirrif
Joined:
2007/8/16 4:56
From Scotland
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Shirrif
Posts: 1714
Offline
What good's a damn 9th!?

Jeremy, I have an 8th --but that doesn't match, & ain't the earliest example of this format. There's actually a 7th on eBay at present (BIT £14.99, or something --surprised you didn't find it...); but it's price-clipped. And we can't have that either...

BH

Posted on: 2011/10/11 12:41
_________________
You drive a hard bargain – you can have it for £10 all-in – one consolation (for you) is that you do not have to hear the cries of my children, for bread...


Re: Oliphaunt new edition
Home away from home
Joined:
2009/12/14 6:06
From Sweden
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Posts: 234
Offline
I just ordered this from the_book_depository (through Amazon.co.uk) - thanks for sharing the news, Urulókë!

I'll be willing to offer some impressions about the book once it arrives, if anyone's interested.

Posted on: 2011/10/11 12:01


Re: WANTS: TT 1973 7th imp.
Thain
Joined:
2006/5/26 20:36
From Oregon, USA
Group:
Thain
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Posts: 1462
Offline
IT's not a 7th, but this 9th impression is only £0.01 on eBay...

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll? ... 0586951585+#ht_500wt_1148



Posted on: 2011/10/11 11:18
_________________
- Jeremy


Re: Tolkien US Editions
Thain
Joined:
2006/5/26 20:36
From Oregon, USA
Group:
Thain
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Posts: 1462
Offline
One side note that I am still working on - can you guys with EP Hobbits help out?

Copies have been seen with the endpapers in silk (as mentioned in Hammond A3l, p. 48) and paper with "Pegasus design". Can we confirm copies with both states? I will try to find out which came first and when the change was made, but for stuff this old EP doesn't always have reliable records.

I am not doubting Wayne and Douglas, but the Easton Press Hobbit gets so little coverage in the Bibliography (seven lines of text, no full entry) that it seems possible that without being aware, they had a later state book.

Also, has anyone seen copies with additional printing information (date or otherwise) to mark a reprint? I never have, but I haven't handled all that many copies. According to EP they don't do this but I have an eBay seller saying they have seen it. Without a confirmed copy with additional info, obviously I will take EPs word...

Posted on: 2011/10/11 10:16
_________________
- Jeremy



 Top
« 1 ... 1523 1524 1525 (1526) 1527 1528 1529 ... 2609 »




© 2016 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us