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Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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I think i remember looking this up whe I bought my copy and found that "Elephant Hide" is just a tough paper which doesn't scuff easily. Not made from real elephants.

Posted on: 2010/9/8 12:27


Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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Aw, that's a shame. (kidding)

It's my favourite Folio edition, too. The topstain is a blood red, the head and tail bands are lovely; and the pattern on the front board is ingenious. They fit in the hand lovely, too.

But you Need a slipcase with them!

Posted on: 2010/9/8 13:17


Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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Here's a nice item if you don't mind a little scuffing to the spine


http://cgi.ebay.com/Hobbit-First-Edit ... ction&hash=item230a0cd481

Posted on: 2010/9/12 10:46


Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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dunedain wrote:
Here's a nice item if you don't mind a little scuffing to the spine


http://cgi.ebay.com/Hobbit-First-Edit ... ction&hash=item230a0cd481


I think I would rather just send the rest to you David, and keep doing so each month until I take receipt of a rather special trio of books!

Posted on: 2010/9/12 11:36


Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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Well the folio edition never turned up, full refund offered, so it's back to the original £100, all of which I will be sending to David as a deposit on one of my top three wants!

Posted on: 2010/9/17 10:25



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