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Deluxe edition Harpercollins completed collection?

Deluxe edition Harpercollins completed collection?

Jan 8, 2014

After the release of Unfinished Tales,HarperCollins publisher will release another book of this collection?

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May 3, 2014
It is a very beatiful edition. Just waiting now...

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Jan 26, 2017
In tolkienbrasil's original post, are HoME (I, II, III), History of The Hobbit, Chronology and Guide, LOTR Reader's Companion just the traditional HC hardbacks...

http://www.tolkien.co.uk/product/9780 ... +History+of+Middle-earth+

http://www.tolkien.co.uk/product/9780 ... he+History+of+the+Hobbit+

http://www.tolkien.co.uk/product/9780 ... kien+Companion+and+Guide+

http://www.tolkien.co.uk/product/9780 ... ader%E2%80%99s+Companion+

...with the dust jackets removed? I didn't expect to see them in the "deluxe" line up as in the photo in the first post of the thread.

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Jan 26, 2017
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No, it's the Deluxe Editions sans slipcases.

BH

EDIT: Sorry St. Troy, that's not what you asked.
Jan 26, 2017
A new photo here...

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Jan 26, 2017
Nice, thanks!
Jan 26, 2017
I really dislike the green on the reprint Hobbit. I think that is the one volume where the first impression is MUCH better than the reprints.
Jan 27, 2017

tolkienbrasil wrote:
A new photo here...


I can't help but notice that this photo, with slipcased deluxes, lacks the specific ones I asked about...you sure they were deluxes? If so, I've never seen those elsewhere (not that I'm so well informed - I'm in the dark compared to the rest of you and trying to scrape together whatever info I can).
Jan 27, 2017
I agree with you St. Troy, the pictured books you specifically asked about are (from what I can tell in the photo) trade editions with the dustjackets removed.

There have been deluxe editions issued for the HoMe volumes, see here: http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/gallery.php?subsection=81

The other volumes that you asked about have not had deluxe editions put out by HarperCollins.
Jan 27, 2017
Thanks
Jan 27, 2017

Urulöké wrote:
I agree with you St. Troy, the pictured books you specifically asked about are (from what I can tell in the photo) trade editions with the dustjackets removed.

There have been deluxe editions issued for the HoMe volumes, see here: http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/gallery.php?subsection=81

The other volumes that you asked about have not had deluxe editions put out by HarperCollins.


That's correct. The other books in the images are just regular trade editions without jackets. I've seen a couple of people on the interwebs do this to create the illusion of them being matching books, which - of course - they are not.
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