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Re: John Howe signing and talk in Edinburgh August 23rd
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Tickets (£9 each) booked!
Not far for me...

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Posted on: 2008/8/19 13:49
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Re: Journal of Tolkien Studies
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Yip! Earlier today Amazon.com stated it had been shipped to UK as well. Although '22nd Sept' is estimated arrival in UK!

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Posted on: 2008/8/16 2:06
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Re: UK HOME Hardbacks
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Sounds good. Don't know about later impressions specifically lacking particular features; but vol's 1-4 (first impressions) have dyed top page edges.

Interestingly Andy at ADCbooks states that a copy of BoLTs I 1rst/1rst passed through his hands without dye; and that this was as issued (i.e. no sign of faded dye under scrutiny with magnifying glass.) Which all sounds perfectly possible with HoME...

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Posted on: 2008/8/11 11:16
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Hx of LotRs
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Still pretty confused about this publication!

Thornton's state that the 'for friends' copies were run on from the original run (of 100?); and are 1 of 12 i.e. the marbled boards copy recently for sale. I bought this, and it is not marked, lettered, or numbered in any way; although obviously it is hard bound unlike all other copies.



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Posted on: 2008/8/7 5:40
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Re: The Tolkien collector
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Indeed! I've never seen this fabled publication. Something to look forward to...

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Posted on: 2008/8/3 8:24
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