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Re: A nice blog on collecting Tolkien books
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The Children of Hurin: Super Deluxe Edition - 2007

http://collectingtolkien.blogspot.com ... super-deluxe-edition.html

bruffyboy

As regards your views on future prices, I notice that you have just purchased copy 379 of 500, so you can calculate the current sales rate is on average 108 copies per year (based on nearly 3.5 years to get to 379).

If you take into account that a lot of collectors bought two copies in 2007 as an investment, I would guess HarperCollins currently sell less than half the average rate (108) per year, probably about forty copies.

At that rate HarperCollins would sell out of copies in 4 years time, or they may remainder them.

Anyway, it's my thought that this book will be worth at least £700 in five or ten years time, at which point I will make my own decision on whether to keep it or not!


I'd say more like twenty to thirty years for that price.

Posted on: 2010/8/14 22:55

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Re: Different ISBN on DJ and copyright page [Morgoth's Ring]
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Hi
too late i am afraid it got brought very very quickly for £125. a good price for number 11 of set.
Check out completed items and you will find it

Posted on: 2010/8/13 0:02


Re: Different ISBN on DJ and copyright page [Morgoth's Ring]
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hi, can u send the link to the ebay page please?

as i checked on ebay and could not find either morgoths ring, or HoME 11, war of the jewels for £125.


thanks

Posted on: 2010/8/12 15:49


Re: Silmarillion - signed
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http://www.tolkienguide.com/modules/n ... e=&topic_id=1006&forum=18

Bit new to me this posting links. This is it think.
Have posted you a PM as well - will try and post some pics tomorow

Posted on: 2010/8/11 12:24


Re: Different ISBN on DJ and copyright page [Morgoth's Ring]
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hi
There is a good copy of No 11 HOME on ebay as i type at £125
They normally go for £150 +

Be quick and go for this insteed if i were you

Posted on: 2010/8/11 12:17



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