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

Morinehtar
37 minutes ago

wellinghall
1 hour 7 minutes ago

Stu
1 hour 16 minutes ago

Karl
2 hours 16 minutes ago

Findegil
3 hours 2 minutes ago

Trotter
7 hours 43 minutes ago

laurel
7 hours 52 minutes ago

remy
10 hours 1 minute ago
   All Posts (Trotter)


« 1 ... 216 217 218 (219) 220 221 222 ... 332 »


Re: What do people think of this
Shirrif
Joined:
2006/6/5 22:04
From Essex, England
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Shirrif
Posts: 1840
Offline
The letter is quoted on page 772 of Wayne and Christina's Companion and Guide, and was to James A.H. Murray, grandson of Sir James A.H. Murray of the Oxford English Dictionary.

Posted on: 2011/1/28 23:30


What do people think of this? [Signed Hobbit for sale on eBay]
Shirrif
Joined:
2006/6/5 22:04
From Essex, England
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Shirrif
Posts: 1840
Offline
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Hobbit-1st-1st- ... ks_UK&hash=item230dcb0da1

Personally, I'm not a fan of tipped in signatures.


Attach file:



jpg  Hobbit 1st_1st signed (tipped in).JPG (47.59 KB)
10_4d4302892be54.jpg 801X534 px

Posted on: 2011/1/28 10:50

(edited)


Harper Collins Tolkien Forum
Shirrif
Joined:
2006/6/5 22:04
From Essex, England
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Shirrif
Posts: 1840
Offline
I noticed today that HarperCollins are closing down the forum attached to the web site (http://www.tolkienforum.co.uk/) on the 4th February.

I am amazed it has lasted this long as it has very little to do with Tolkien.

Posted on: 2011/1/26 23:53

(edited)


Re: The Wonders of eBay
Shirrif
Joined:
2006/6/5 22:04
From Essex, England
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Shirrif
Posts: 1840
Offline
This seller has some other "well-loved" items for sale as well

I completely agree with garm's comment

by garm on 2011/1/24 19:52:46 There are some - not on this website, but some folk on another website on which I lurk - who would call a sorry-looking book like that 'well-loved'! If it were a horse or a dog, folk would be up in arms!



http://shop.ebay.co.uk/ajphillips73/m ... rksid=p3911.c0.m270.l1313

Attach file:



jpg  very very very sad.JPG (26.67 KB)
10_4d3dce5fc701f.jpg 218X497 px

jpg  Sad Two Towers.JPG (20.21 KB)
10_4d3f0c034959a.jpg 137X504 px

Posted on: 2011/1/24 11:56

(edited)


Re: The Wonders of eBay
Shirrif
Joined:
2006/6/5 22:04
From Essex, England
Group:
Shirefolk
Fellowship
Shirrif
Posts: 1840
Offline
I don't know why but books in this condition make me very sad, why could they not be looked after better

"In good condition but without dustjacket and maps, lettering on spine slightly faded, very valuable and collectible." In good condition ????



Posted on: 2011/1/24 11:32

(edited)



 Top
« 1 ... 216 217 218 (219) 220 221 222 ... 332 »




© 2015 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us