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Re: The Wonders of eBay
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Cost per set of the 36 other sets--£10.84

Seems like a scam, though he probably just added an extra 8.

£88 is much more reasonable for that set. :)

Posted on: 2012/3/15 22:55


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http://www.ebay.com/itm/J-R-R-Tolkien ... 58909082e7#ht_6242wt_1163

Looks like a £2-5 guild edition book in a photocopied 1937 dust jacket and then marketed as some sort of 'celebratory edition'.


Posted on: 2012/3/16 11:45


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Looks like a pro-seller trying to rip off a newbie collector to me.

Posted on: 2012/3/17 3:33


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Two posts in one day? Slowly, slowly...

BH

Posted on: 2012/3/17 14:13
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"Great if you only want to slap the jacket on a first edition. This one is identified as the 19th printing, though it lacks a date. We'd estimate 1940s. A British first edition could cost you as much as $50,000. It had the same jacket as this one."

Oh dear! Does this mean my "$50,000" GA&U Hobbit might have a 19th printing HM jacket on it?



http://www.ebay.com/itm/RARE-1940S-TH ... 58933b6128#ht_4059wt_1402


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