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Tolkien Letter Up for Sale
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Tolkien, J.R.R (1892-1973) a signed letter dated 1963 on Sandfield Road headed paper, with a photograph and ephemera (parcel) £80-100

http://www.richardwinterton.co.uk/sale_dates.htm

Probably one of the most pathetic auction catalogues I've ever seen:
http://www.richardwinterton.co.uk/ima ... 6TH-27TH%20JAN%202012.doc

Posted on: 2012/1/23 21:11


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Estimated price £80-100! That's absurdely low for a handwritten letter (if it's the same as the excerpt shown on Winterton's website). I would gladly have tried my luck on it, but it seems like you have to physically be there during the auction..?

Will anyone here be placing a bid?

Posted on: 2012/1/24 4:08


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Too good to be true ?

Anyway maybe you can bid through here:

http://www.the-saleroom.com/en-gb/auc ... e-id-2857479/lot-13180903

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Thank you for the link, I'll make a vain attempt (although I guess I won't be the only one!).

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I would like to see a picture of the letter. Still haven't found one...

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