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Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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This week I received the 1st/4th of RotK, so I didn't order the 'original' edition of Seinte Iuliene after all. Perhaps I will buy it too, but I'm still doubting. I found it for approx. £55 with original cover - not rebound like the one I mentioned and showed earlier in this thread - but it's a lot of money to me...
A photo of RotK is coming, but it's not that special to you guys, I think. (For me it is, as it is my first LotR 1st edition so I'm quite proud of it.)

Posted on: 2010/9/23 11:30
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Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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I would be proud as well. I recently found later printings of first editions of the ROTK and TTT online, and am anxiously awaiting their arrival (they will be the only first editions in my collection).

Posted on: 2010/9/23 12:00


Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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Here's a photo of the book (although not really necessary as I already have posted a photo by the previous owner)

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Posted on: 2010/9/24 6:33
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Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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As already mentioned (and you see from the picture), I believe that this is the only first edition LOTR edition with the impression details on the dust jacket spine. An unusual copy.

Posted on: 2010/9/24 9:44


Re: What should I spend my £100 on- just for fun
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I have the 2nd and 3rd impressions of ROTK and both have the impression number on the spine as well. See below...

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Posted on: 2010/9/26 5:36



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