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Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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Well the folio edition never turned up, full refund offered, so it's back to the original £100, all of which I will be sending to David as a deposit on one of my top three wants!

Posted on: 2010/9/17 10:25


Re: Folio Silmarillion print run numbers?
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thanks guys. Would you believe it but the copy I bought never turned up in the post; thank God the seller gives no quibble refunds!

Posted on: 2010/9/17 10:24


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Re: UK HOME Hardback Reissues
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I think the Print-on-Demand printing process is very different to the traditional process, so it is not possible to keep exactly the "original look & feel".

As I stated earlier, I still thank HarperCollins for using this process and hope more out of print editions will be added soon.

Posted on: 2010/9/16 8:56


Re: UK HOME Hardback Reissues
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Hi and thanks for the quick reply!

I assume by color plates you mean the frontispieces, so that's good news...

And I like the fact that they used paper and not cloth for the covers.

Still, I think these volumes are a bit overpriced if they're not even sewn copies ... also, the covers are a different color from the original editions ... I would've expected a bit more, especially after reading somewhere that "HarperCollins will now reprint all volumes and keep the original look & feel..." Well, not quite then, eh.

Cheers,

felagund

Posted on: 2010/9/16 7:24



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