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Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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The Michael Tolkien item is definitely legitimate.

Although I haven't seen this particular item, orcraider has sold two Michael Tolkien items (on eBay) very recently both of which I had offered to me privately from a reputable PBFA/ABA book dealer. I know this dealer sold one or two through eBay, back in late 2007, and presume orcraider bought a few of these at that time. That aside, orcraider is an honest and reliable dealer; to be highly recommended.

BH

Posted on: 2009/12/12 11:21
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Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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What do you guys think of this one?

There sure have been a lot of "supposed" signed Tolkien items on eBay lately.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ANTIQUE-PENCIL-SK ... wings?hash=item45efe9d072

Posted on: 2009/12/14 15:42


Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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I think the description is nothing more or less than a shaggy dog story. Nice picture; shame about the forged signature.

Posted on: 2009/12/14 15:48


Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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Yet another signature

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/JRR-Tolkien-Cut ... ain_0?hash=item53deae63ac

but even with its 'guarantee', which is completely worthless in this context, does not look very good

Posted on: 2009/12/15 22:24


Re: Tolkien Signatures on eBay???
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That signature is horrible and they didn't even spell the word "guarentee" correctly. I feel like I've seen something like this before.

Posted on: 2009/12/16 17:40



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