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Details about  J.R.R. Tolkien – Smith of Wootton Major 1967 first edition Hardback Book

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J.R.R. Tolkien – Smith of Wootton Major 1967 first edition Hardback Book
J-R-R-Tolkien-Smith-of-Wootton-Major-1967-first-edition-Hardback-Book
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High Wycombe, United Kingdom

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Author:

J.R.R. Tolkien

Date of Publication:

1950-Now

Format:

Hardback

J.R.R. Tolkien – Smith of Wootton Major, 1967 first edition Hardback Book.

This is a good example of the small hardback book Smith of Wootton Major by J.R.R. Tolkien. It was published by George Allen & Unwin Ltd of London in 1967. The book measures just over 6” x 4¼” and contains 18 pages. It is in very good clean condition throughout with just minor rubbing to the edges of the cover. The spine is complete.

It is impossible to be an expert in all realms of collecting, and I am honestly representing this item to the best of my knowledge and ability. If the item has a fault then I have mentioned it. I ask that you read the description and examine the photos carefully. I also encourage you to ask any questions you may have during the auction to help clarify identification or condition, as I may inadvertently omit information that you as a collector feel is important.          

 If after you receive the item there is any problem at all please let me know BEFORE leaving feedback or leaving a low Item As Described rating.  If you do not let me know of a problem I have no way of knowing what may have been wrong and I really do want to sort it out.                                                                                                  

I am not able to provide scans of paper items and I have no facility to record / copy any records.   

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CONDITION.  The majority of items that I list are between forty and sixty years old.   Some are older and some may be a few years younger.  I have described the condition of the item in my text but where applicable I have also ticked the 'used' box as even where an item is 'perfect', it is very old and logic says it must have been handled and probably used at some time over the decades!

ALL of my AUCTION ITEMS are now listed with basic / second class POSTAGE INCLUDED in the UK.

Despite the Free P&P notice shown on this listing it is not actually free to post of course! I have to pay to post them and each week / month / year I pay many thousands of pounds to my local post office. But for UK bidders the price you see at the end of the auction is the total price you pay.    If by some remote chance anyone out there - including the Bods at eBay who came up with the Free P&P notice - can tell me where you really can post items for free I would really LOVE to know.

DELIVERY TIMES.  Although I have ticked the Royal Mail 2nd Class Standard option, please note that this service is reliable and often is unexpectedly fast.   Many customers receive their item within 48-60 hours of paying, and so please disregard the 'estimated delivery time' stated near the top of this page - which I have no control over.  

I have also listed other faster options for UK postage (First Class Recorded Delivery + Special Delivery is available) and also various options for overseas buyers that are stated when you click on the P&P Tab.       

Worldwide Postage / Shipping. 

Upate - April 2014 - After absorbing last year's postal increases into my costs, the latest prices released by the Royal Mail mean that I have to increase some of my prices slightly.    

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I AM ALWAYS HAPPY TO COMBINE SHIPPING AND WITH THE NEW ROYAL MAIL PRICING BANDS MANY ADDITIONAL ITEMS WILL EFFECTIVELY HAVE FREE POSTAGE.   In the case of 7" singles there will be a small charge for a second one but third and fourth records can go for no extra money.   Also - please see my discounts for Fixed Price / Buy It Now records.

IF YOU WIN MORE THAN ONE ITEM PLEASE WAIT FOR AN INVOICE BEFORE PAYING as I WILL DISCOUNT SHIPPING WHEREVER POSSIBLE.   

TRACKING NUMBER.    If an item sells for more than £40, (or for a package that has a total value of more than £40) it will need to be sent with a Tracking Number - the Royal Mail's International Signed For service.  This costs an additional £5 and that price will be added so that both you - the Buyer - and myself are covered under the buyer protection policy.

PACKAGING.    Please note that all of my items are well-packed in either board-backed enveloples, thick card or in boxes, and then wrapped in good quality brown paper.   I do not make any separate charge for packaging materials - everything is included in the final price. Many of my feedback comments mention my good packaging and I will of course continue to meet my own standards.

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UK WINNERS - I still accept and am very happy to receive cheques and postal orders as payment methods, as well as PayPal.

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If you are in Italy and you want to bid on this item please contact me at least two days before the end of the auction. 


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I wrap all items well, in strong / sturdy card or boxes and will not be held responsible for damage caused during shipping. If any such damage occurs I will be happy to help where I can, with proof of posting etc, but where the problem has obviously been caused in the postal system then your issue is with the postal people, not with me. I will be happy to receive back any item that differs from my description. (Size / Colour etc) If this is the case I will pay the cost of posting it back to me. But I will NOT pay the postage if there is no real reason for it being returned.

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