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Re: Is there no consistancy in Hardcovers?
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I've got a few books now, where do I get these covers and what sizes should I buy.

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Eric the Red

Posted on: 2009/2/4 15:48


Re: Is there no consistancy in Hardcovers?
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Stu, you appear to have the greatest collection of all time. Those volumes are gleaming with brilliance. I can almost hear thier Holy aura. What a treasure!... I am truly envious.

Is there a mylar coating on them or something?

I have to admit that I am blown away by the vastness of the collective knowledge of those on this site. Wow!

The Rookie is floored.

Eric

Posted on: 2009/2/3 19:09


Re: Is there no consistancy in Hardcovers?
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What about Children of Hurin, the Silmarrillion, and Unfinished tales. Should they match?

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Eric

Posted on: 2009/2/3 8:54


Is there no consistancy in Hardcovers?
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I am a new collector and have roughly 6 of the 12 Histories of Middle-Earth and Lord of the Rings, some new, some used. All hardcover.

The first two, the BoLTs seem to be shorter and less well made (no fabric glued to the back of the pages and plain cardboard black paperwrapped hardcovers) , while the others, later in the series seem to be taller and better in construction (wrapped in cloth, etc).

Is this just the way of it? Or is it actually possible to get a full set?

Enlighten me.

Please...

Eric

Posted on: 2009/2/2 19:39


Re: Is the old Sillmarrillion in BOLT the same as the new one?
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I take it that means no?

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Posted on: 2009/2/2 19:27



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