Login

Or
Register Now


Already have an account?
Username:

Password:

Remember me

Lost Your Password?
Main Menu
Collector's Guide Table of Contents
Recent Visitors

Laurin666
56 minutes ago

Findegil
1 hour 16 minutes ago

remy
1 hour 21 minutes ago

Stu
1 hour 21 minutes ago

Jlong
1 hour 25 minutes ago

Trotter
1 hour 36 minutes ago

wellinghall
2 hours 22 minutes ago

laurel
3 hours 25 minutes ago


« 1 ... 17 18 19 (20) 21 22 »


Re: The wonders of eBay
Just can't stay away
Joined:
2010/6/7 10:23
Group:
Shirefolk
Posts: 106
Offline
What am I missing?

http://cgi.ebay.com/J-R-R-Tolkien-UK- ... tible&hash=item1e5e76c1dd

http://cgi.ebay.com/J-R-R-Tolkien-UK- ... tible&hash=item20b3d65122


They look to be the exact same book - but for very different prices ($189 vs $750)

Posted on: 2010/10/3 11:10


Re: The wonders of eBay
Just can't stay away
Joined:
2010/6/7 10:23
Group:
Shirefolk
Posts: 106
Offline
Is it just me, or is this guy asking very high prices for the items he has listed?
for example:
http://cgi.ebay.ca/Tolkien-J-R-R-Lord ... tible&hash=item1e5ea7c046

Posted on: 2010/10/1 20:32


Re: lucky finds
Just can't stay away
Joined:
2010/6/7 10:23
Group:
Shirefolk
Posts: 106
Offline
Well here's another one to list as a lucky find. I stumbled upon a 1972 unwin allen hard copy of The Hobbit in quite good shape (no dj however), and picked it up for $2. Made my morning!

Posted on: 2010/9/25 11:01

Edited by Red on 2014/12/11 10:57:47


Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
Just can't stay away
Joined:
2010/6/7 10:23
Group:
Shirefolk
Posts: 106
Offline
I would be proud as well. I recently found later printings of first editions of the ROTK and TTT online, and am anxiously awaiting their arrival (they will be the only first editions in my collection).

Posted on: 2010/9/23 12:00


Re: lucky finds
Just can't stay away
Joined:
2010/6/7 10:23
Group:
Shirefolk
Posts: 106
Offline
Yes, all three volumes have intact dust jackets in very good condition considering they're almost 45 years old. I bought a similar set a couple of years ago of a later printing (1970) in not as good condition and paid significantly more for it.

Posted on: 2010/9/9 11:30



 Top
« 1 ... 17 18 19 (20) 21 22 »




© 2015 TolkienGuide.com and respective authors. Contact Us