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Re: The Wonders of eBay
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Alan 53 has mentioned that another ebayer contacted him, in this item description -

http://www.ebay.com/itm/LORD-OF-THE-R ... tible&hash=item2ec34e1b0d

"FYI, I was recently contacted by another eBayer claiming this is not real leather. It looks and feels like leather, but as I am not a cow and cannot be 100% certain it is, I just thought I'd mention it... Nonetheless, it is a very nice copy."




Posted on: 2012/11/10 5:59


Re: The Wonders of eBay
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garm wrote:
"I was recently contacted by another eBayer claiming this is not real leather. It looks and feels like leather, but as I am not a cow and cannot be 100% certain it is"

Why do you need to be a cow to have any idea that a book is leather bound, not all leather comes from cow's, but this item has never come from any animals, it is a paper printing (leatherette)?


I am 100% certain that it is not leather but "it is a paper printing (leatherette)"

Posted on: 2012/11/10 6:10

Edited by Trotter on 2012/11/10 6:22:48
Edited by Trotter on 2012/11/10 6:23:22


Re: The Wonders of eBay
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http://www.ebay.com/itm/The-Hobbit-by ... tible&hash=item3f1ef1a3bc

This is a very nice copy of the Hobbit. A lovely Christmas present for any collector!


Posted on: 2012/11/12 8:31
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Re: The Wonders of eBay
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That thing's a mess!

This price surprised me:

Lord Of The Rings, The Hobbit, Silmarillion, Folio Society LIMITED EDITION, RARE

I know they're matching numbers, but £1000!?

BH


Posted on: 2012/11/12 9:46
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why so surprised? It is excellent value for money... for 1000 GBP is buy without thinking. Double the price and I sell you one set like that! hehehe

Posted on: 2012/11/12 9:51



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