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'''''Treasures from the Misty Mountains: A Collector's Guide to Tolkien''''' is a 2001 book by [[James H. Gilam]], offering an overview of collectibles based on Tolkien's legendarium.
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'''''Treasures from the Misty Mountains: A Collector's Guide to Tolkien''''' is a 2001 book by James H. Gilam, offering an overview of collectibles based on Tolkien's legendarium.
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Includes a reproduction of a [[Rayner Unwin 28 December 1953|postcard from Tolkien to Rayner Unwin]] dated 28 December 1953 (p. 126).<ref name=TB>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.tolkienbooks.net/php/details.php?reference=72170|articlename=Treasures from the Misty Mountains. 2001|dated=|website=TB|accessed=7 February 2012}}</ref>
  
 
==Contents==
 
==Contents==
In addition to giving an overview on collecting and the various movies, including a general preview of the as-of-then upcoming ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', the book also covers all licensed products from the 70s onward, including:
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In addition to giving an overview on collecting and the various movies, including a general preview of the as-of-then upcoming ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring]]'', the book also covers licensed products from the 1970s onward, including [[:Category:Books|books]], [[:Category:Calendars|calendars]], games, and collectibles from various companies ([[Kinder Surprise]], [[Mithril Miniatures]], [[Sideshow Collectibles|Sideshow-WETA Collectibles]]).
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==Reception==
* [[Animal Toys Plus Inc.]]
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* [[Heritage USA]]
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TolkienBooks.net writes that "it is far from complete and contains many errors."<ref name=TB/>
* [[Kinder Surprise]]
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* [[Mystry Puppets]]
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* Ceramic Figures ([[Franklin Mint]], [[Tudor Mint]], [[American Express]], [[Royal Doulton]])
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* Animated Stills
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* Stationary
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* Audio-Video Media
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* Games
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* [[Mithril Miniatures]]
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* [[Knickerbocker Toys]]
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* [[Toy Vault Collectibles]]
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* [[Sideshow Collectibles|Sideshow-WETA Collectibles]]
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* [[Toy Biz|Toy Biz Figures]]
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Revision as of 11:29, 7 February 2012

Treasures from the Misty Mountains
Treasures from the Misty Mountains.png
AuthorJames H. Gilam
PublisherCollector's Guide Publishing
Released2001
FormatPaperback
Pages208
ISBN1-896522-76-9

Treasures from the Misty Mountains: A Collector's Guide to Tolkien is a 2001 book by James H. Gilam, offering an overview of collectibles based on Tolkien's legendarium.

Includes a reproduction of a postcard from Tolkien to Rayner Unwin dated 28 December 1953 (p. 126).[1]

Contents

In addition to giving an overview on collecting and the various movies, including a general preview of the as-of-then upcoming The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, the book also covers licensed products from the 1970s onward, including books, calendars, games, and collectibles from various companies (Kinder Surprise, Mithril Miniatures, Sideshow-WETA Collectibles).

Reception

TolkienBooks.net writes that "it is far from complete and contains many errors."[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Treasures from the Misty Mountains. 2001" , TolkienBooks.net (accessed 07 February 2012)