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Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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These are the letters that David Miller withdrew from sale last year after problems with the text and signature.

They are remarkably similiar to the "Higgins" and "Hooper" letters and I suspect all these "letters" could all be done by the same person, and I am sure that is not Tolkien.

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Posted on: 2009/11/18 22:59


Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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Not really sure now if these have already been posted (perhaps we should have a more systematic way of doing this?), but anyway, what do people think about these:

The Hobbit Signed J.R.R. Tolkien Lord of the Rings
JRR Tolkien Handwritten Letter Signed Autographed ALS

(I know that bidding has already ended for them, but I am still interested to know if they might be authentic)

Posted on: 2009/12/11 14:16


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Posted on: 2009/12/11 14:24


Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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The Michael Tolkien book is certainly authentic - I have one or two examples myself. I know the vendor; he's a good honest dealer.

Posted on: 2009/12/11 15:37


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Agree with garm. This dealer is good and always honest when i have had dealings with him. Bit pricey but a nice book with history

Posted on: 2009/12/12 7:57



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