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Re: Interesting eBay Auctions
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3 non-matching volume numbers makes me suspect this was a reject set that probably wasn't supposed to be sold - someone at HC or the binders doing a relocation job....

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Re: Tolkien Signature on ebay
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This is a Tolkien signature from 1914 - you can see it in John Garth's recent Exeter College booklet.

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Re: Tolkien Signature on ebay
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Not his signature and as it was first written as Tolkeen and changed to Tolkien probably not written by him either....

(It dates from his time at Exeter College. 0/10 for your maths homework Khamul! )

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Re: Alan Lee Illustrated Lord of the Rings boxset [1992 Encore Ed.]
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Well the primary criterium this time was time and effort involved

A separate ISBN for the set would usually generate a new entry - as was the case for the Book People--Geoff Taylor cover art set.

I have merged entries in the past, but there are a few inconsistencies waiting for me to sort out - like the green slipcase Ted Smart H+LR set.

I went way overboard on variations in the first edition LR boxed sets, but that was just me getting a bit carried away.

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Re: 1992 HarperCollins Illustrated LOTR Boxed Set
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