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1980 Hildebrandt desk calendar signed by both on eBay
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Since the second signature is unobtainable now, thought I would point out this auction I just ran across.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=110216617250

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Posted on: 2008/1/21 11:30
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CliffsNotes [Websites for H and LotRs]
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For those who care, just ran across (and so added to the database) the CliffsNotes website for LOTR and The Hobbit.

TCG page for CliffsNotes

Posted on: 2008/1/21 11:10

Edited by Khaml on 2013/4/24 14:18:44
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Israeli Air Force edition of The Hobbit on eBay
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Not affiliated with this seller in any way, just an interesting item for you Hobbit collectors. I just saw this on Ebay today:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=140077232116

From the auction description: "The Israeli airforce distributed copies of the book among its officers, accompanied by a letter from the Head of Personnel Dept. in the Air-Force command. This 1st edition copy still has the original letter inside."

It is one of the more interesting Hobbit translations out there (I think).

Posted on: 2008/1/21 10:45
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Re: The Inklings Archives
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The Tolkien Society are selling unlimited editions of the Tolkien material. Their first disc is identical to 'Facets of Tolkien;'; their second disc contains Tom Shippey (from 'Archives 4.), Humphrey Carpenter/Dr Havard (from 'Archives 3.) and an extra short talk by Barbara Strachey which is only found on the TS disc.

Posted on: 2008/1/21 5:20


Re: The Inklings Archives
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Also, after putting a note in with Nigel, I am going to also buy #1, #3 and #4.

#1 contains a recording of Donald Swann performing "Bilbo's Last Song" in addition to a lot of interesting material on CS Lewis.

#3 contains Humphrey Carpenter talking about his book The Inklings and interviewing R E ("Humphrey") Havard, physician to Lewis and Tolkien, and one of the original "Inklings".

#4 contains Tom Shippey discussing Tolkien.

#5 does not contain any Tolkien related materials, but still looks interesting (George MacDonald focus.)

Posted on: 2008/1/21 0:23
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