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Tolkien Signed Book on Bloomsbury Auctions
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I just noticed this "signed" copy being listed on Bloomsbury in one of their upcoming auctions. The signature looks exactly like the fakes from our old friend on ebay. Does anyone else think this might be another fake?

http://www.bloomsburyauctions.com/detail/717/332.0

Just wanted another opinion before I contact Bloomsbury about it.

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Posted on: 2010/4/27 8:10
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Re: Real Joy Hill letters?
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I was also curious about the publishing date on the book. I would have thought that would have been after 1973, probably 1975 or there abouts. Anyone else have a better date? The signature looks good, but something doesn't seem right. I also agree on the check vs cheque, a little unusual at best.

Posted on: 2010/3/10 8:01
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Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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Hi Beren, yes it is me. I've tried many times in the past, and it just does not do any good to complain to ebay. You can't warn off unsuspecting bidders either with the new hidden monikers, so not much anyone can do about it. About the only recourse seems to be posting here, so maybe someone may see it before they bid.

Posted on: 2010/2/24 14:49
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Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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Has everyone seen the newest from our 'friend'

http://cgi.ebay.com/Tolkien-Illustrat ... tible?hash=item2eab5c54dc

Posted on: 2010/2/24 14:37
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