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Re: At It Again
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Please note I have no coa for this signature so will sell as signed after Tolkien,as per ebay rules.


What does this mean?

Could the people in this article have got off jail time by saying it was 'signed after'?

http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-ent ... f-art-forgery-764032.html

Posted on: 2010/9/6 9:47


Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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Laurel I have lost out on some great offers including a 1963 deluxe LOTR set for £400 only last year because i messed around.


I would have been extremely annoyed if that set had gone for £400, unless he sold it to me. As the eventual buyer of the copy in question, it cost considerably more than £400 when bidding finished on eBay.

Posted on: 2010/9/6 9:41


Re: BBC Archive Video from 1968 - Tolkien in Oxford
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Trotter, which Tolkien interview does that BBC programme contain?


Both of these programmes are really "Tolkien in Oxford" from 1968,

http://www.bbc.co.uk/archive/writers/12237.shtml

Posted on: 2010/9/4 8:13


Re: A nice blog on collecting Tolkien books
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'If you want an investment, buy gold' - bit harsh there.


It's true though. I collect books because I like them not for value or an investment.

I don't think you can seriously class collecting Tolkien books as a great investment.

Posted on: 2010/9/3 11:39


There and Back Again - The Map of Tolkien's The Hobbit
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Ordered this book, one year ago from Amazon and it arrived today

It is good to finally get all three of the new editions of John Howe's maps with Brian Sibley's commentary.

Posted on: 2010/9/3 7:27



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