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Re: 1st editions of LotR
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For example...

J.R.R. Tolkien - The Fellowship Of The Ring, 1st Edition, 4th Impression.

Perhaps (£169) the other end of the price range, but not untypical.

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Posted on: 2012/4/17 13:54
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Re: 1st editions of LotR
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Or for an even more terrible price...

J.R.R. Tolkien, Fellowship of the Ring, 1966, last impression before the 2nd

Actually, think this might belong in another part of the forum...

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Posted on: 2012/4/17 13:58
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Thanks for the thoughts and links, Khamul! Hm, it seems like the seller I found has a pretty reasonable price, then. Not a bargain, but not overpriced.

Posted on: 2012/4/17 14:05


Re: 1st editions of LotR
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Aye, middle-of-the-road stuff...

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Posted on: 2012/4/17 14:21
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It was in fact I who bought the fourth impression FOTR earlier today! If the book matches the description gven, it will be a decent price for the book.

I agree that it should be possible, even now, to put together a reasonable first edition set for £30 to £50 for each volume. However, you will have to keep your eyes open, take your time and not be tempted to overbid!

Posted on: 2012/4/17 16:49



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