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Re: Book of Lost Tales First Worth
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voodoomailman wrote:
Any opinions as to the worth of a near fine/fine Houghton Mifflin Book of Lost Tales Part One, first printing (printed in GB)? Not looking for an exact number.. just an estimate. $30-50? $50-100? More? Many thanks!



I'd imagine the UK printing of the HM Bolt I (I think there were 4,000 of them from distant memory?) is worth more than the regular US printed one, but I didn't see many of them specifically advertised when I was collecting them. I only have the regular US first printing, and I paid $15 price-clipped but otherwise fine a few years back. If I had to guess, I'd say $50, but it is a while since I purchased my US first editions (all in the $15 - $30 range). UK 1st HoME prices (along with most Tolkien books to some degree) have absolutely plummeted, but they were coming off a much higher peak than the US editions, so maybe the US edition prices have been less affected.

Probably just stick it on eBay and put the link up here. it is hard to guess prices for these things. Adjust the price if no one buys it.

Posted on: 2015/11/3 21:36


Re: The Wonders of...
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Another overpriced turd from Alan-53, a seller that is too lazy to even use the actual pictures of the not-remotely-rare books he is selling.

eBay Item #370877526074

Posted on: 2015/11/1 2:57


Re: The Wonders of...
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Blimey, this one is looking tired for one that is a couple of years old. I hope a lot of people read it, rather than it just having been chucked in a tumble drier.

eBay Item #351561574662

Posted on: 2015/10/26 23:01


Re: eBay listings submitted on Oct 24
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garm wrote:
I'm lost; what's the Tolkien connection with the watch?


It is the one he used when on secret missions to Germany during WW2. It was this watch that allowed him to single-handedly win the war, whilst still being back in time to catch up on marking his students' papers.

Posted on: 2015/10/25 3:03


Re: Tolkien Signed Book
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