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

Karl
3 hours 53 minutes ago

Urulöké
6 hours 16 minutes ago

Trotter
6 hours 19 minutes ago

Khamûl
8 hours 39 minutes ago

Troels Forchhammer
15 hours 33 minutes ago

remy
20 hours 25 minutes ago

Stu
23 hours 3 minutes ago

Halla
1 day 4 hours 21 minutes ago


« 1 ... 1643 1644 1645 (1646) 1647 1648 1649 ... 2673 »


Re: The Wonders of eBay
Shirrif
Joined:
2007/8/16 4:56
From Scotland
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Shirrif
Posts: 1739
Offline
I noticed that too Trotter, but just couldn't muster the effort to post it. Some people have too much time on their hands...

BH

Posted on: 2011/8/13 11:02
_________________
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...


NPR's Top 100 Science Fiction And Fantasy Novels
Shirrif
Joined:
2006/6/5 22:04
From Essex, England
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Shirrif
Posts: 2052
Offline
More than 5,000 of you nominated. More than 60,000 of you voted. And now the results are in. The winners of NPR's Top 100 Science-Fiction and Fantasy survey are an intriguing mix of classic and contemporary titles.


http://www.npr.org/2011/08/11/1390858 ... nce-fiction-fantasy-books

#1 The Lord of the Rings (29,701 votes)
#46 The Silmarillion

Posted on: 2011/8/13 11:00

(edited)


Re: The Lord of the Rings Special Edition Ballantine 1975 question
Just popping in
Joined:
2011/8/13 6:43
Group:
Shirefolk
Posts: 2
Offline
Thank you for the quick reply. I was fairly sure that it would make it worthless but i had to ask :) but thank you for the information i think ill hold on to it, its kind of cool to have a messed up lotr book.

Posted on: 2011/8/13 10:18


Re: The Lord of the Rings Special Edition Ballantine 1975 question
Thain
Joined:
2006/5/26 20:36
From Oregon, USA
Group:
Thain
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Posts: 1466
Offline
I checked a handful of copies and mine are all fine. Sounds like you have a printing error, which (in general and here specifically) makes the book pretty much worthless. If you keep an eye out on eBay, you can probably replace your book with a correct one for a few dollars, in my humble opinion.

Posted on: 2011/8/13 8:38
_________________
- Jeremy


The Lord of the Rings Special Edition Ballantine 1975 question
Just popping in
Joined:
2011/8/13 6:43
Group:
Shirefolk
Posts: 2
Offline
Hello everyone i have a question for you because i cant seem to find an answer elsewhere. I have a copy of the The Lord of the Rings Special Edition Ballantine set and as i was reading through them i noticed that the end of The two towers is missing. It seems that the pages weren't torn out or removed but that it was printed this way. The binding is still very tight. i was wondering if this was a common problem for this edition? It cuts off mid word on page 416 3 pages into chapter 9 shelob's lair. Since this is an older edition does this add any value to my set? I tried to include a picture but i had some trouble trying to upload it. Thank you for reading this, any information you have would be very helpful :)

Posted on: 2011/8/13 7:14



 Top
« 1 ... 1643 1644 1645 (1646) 1647 1648 1649 ... 2673 »




© 2016 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us