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Post Posted: Sun Aug 14, 2005 6:19 pm 
 

bclarkie wrote:I think it was the R3s that Creep1962 bought. I know the one R4 went for $330.00.


*stands corrected* (wrong color!)



This link should give you a smile, anyhow, in the context of that $120 R3. *points to third post*

  


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Post Posted: Sun Aug 14, 2005 6:23 pm 
 

harami2000 wrote:
bclarkie wrote:I think it was the R3s that Creep1962 bought. I know the one R4 went for $330.00.


*stands correctly* (wrong color!)



This link should give you a smile, anyhow, in the context of that $120 R3. *points to third post*




Wow, talk about hind site being 20/20.  Imagine that investment, 750% to 1000% increase over 10 years. I think that I am going to be sick. :mrgreen:


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Post Posted: Sun Aug 14, 2005 6:41 pm 
 

Anybody know who 'David S. "DIESEL" La Force' is?  Or why he'd be signing 1st Ed. DMGs in 2001?  :?  



cgi.ebay.ca/SIGNED-1st-ED-DUNGEON-MASTE ... dZViewItem

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Post Posted: Sun Aug 14, 2005 8:26 pm 
 

deimos3428 wrote:Anybody know who 'David S. "DIESEL" La Force' is? Or why he'd be signing 1st Ed. DMGs in 2001? :?



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David S. La Force did original artwork in the 1st Edition DMs Guide along with many other TSR items from the early days.

  


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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 2:48 pm 
 

Anyone interested in minis:

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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 3:12 pm 
 

Nice looking 4th print M&M:



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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 3:16 pm 
 

4th print box set with some early supplements.  Books look nice, but the box has tape, and, well, looks kind of weird unless it's just a B/W scan.  



And by the way, what's that "index"?



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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 3:17 pm 
 

For those of you who collect all the odds and ends, here are 2 D&D puzzles with an $18.00 BIN:



Dungeons Dragons Puzzle | eBay


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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 3:36 pm 
 

(Did I say "welcome back", Stephen?! :roll:)





...:P :D

  


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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 4:15 pm 
 

harami2000 wrote:(Did I say "welcome back", Stephen?! :roll:)





...:P :D




Why, no, but thank, you, David!

  


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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 6:32 pm 
 

afoolandhis$ wrote:And by the way, what's that "index"?


Dunno.  But worth a bid to find out. :wink:

  


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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 6:33 pm 
 

johnhuck wrote:
afoolandhis$ wrote:And by the way, what's that "index"?


Dunno. But worth a bid to find out. :wink:


Not quite sure how that'll help, to be honest!



Oh well... :roll: ... ;)

  


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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 7:23 pm 
 

harami2000 wrote:
johnhuck wrote:
Dunno. But worth a bid to find out. :wink:


Not quite sure how that'll help, to be honest!



Oh well... :roll: ... ;)




It helps if he wins the auction and then has the Index.  8)

I too think it is worth a bid to find out!

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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 7:53 pm 
 

Gus Landt wrote:I too think it is worth a bid to find out!


Index is home-made and of curiosity value only. The cover, however, is of interest, and confirms what might be expected given that printing.

  


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Post Posted: Mon Aug 15, 2005 8:09 pm 
 

*lol*/*vbg* to Frank Mentzer's post.



(Ya never mentioned that one to me, yesterday! :P).





20 month head start/blagging rights, heh? ;)

  

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Post Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2005 1:17 am 
 

ADVANCED D&D Dungeon Masters Guide 1979 TSR GAMES Book

D&D Dungeon Masters Guide | eBay



4 days left with an opening bid of $2.00.  Looks like an early printing but the pics are small.  Possible "D" in "Advanced" running of the edge of the banner and yellow/orange endpapers.



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Post Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2005 8:49 am 
 

muaddib5 wrote:ADVANCED D&D Dungeon Masters Guide 1979 TSR GAMES Book

D&D Dungeon Masters Guide | eBay



4 days left with an opening bid of $2.00. Looks like an early printing but the pics are small. Possible "D" in "Advanced" running of the edge of the banner and yellow/orange endpapers.


Nope.  While the "D" runs off the banner on several printings to a minor degree, the occurance specified in the 1st printing is much more severe than that.  Also this copy is listed as having 240 pages, the earlier printings have only 232.  Unless you're a printing completist like me, it's probably not that interesting. ;)

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Post Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2005 9:05 am 
 

deimos3428 wrote:
muaddib5 wrote:ADVANCED D&D Dungeon Masters Guide 1979 TSR GAMES Book

D&D Dungeon Masters Guide | eBay



4 days left with an opening bid of $2.00. Looks like an early printing but the pics are small. Possible "D" in "Advanced" running of the edge of the banner and yellow/orange endpapers.


Nope. While the "D" runs off the banner on several printings to a minor degree, the occurance specified in the 1st printing is much more severe than that. Also this copy is listed as having 240 pages, the earlier printings have only 232. Unless you're a printing completist like me, it's probably not that interesting. ;)




Here is a question for ya. Why are there less pages in the earlier printings as opposed to the later printings? I have a 1st print DMG and at least at this point have not done a page by page comparison, but is it the font size of the print that causes the extra pages or is it a matter of added content to the later printings? :? Anyone?


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Post Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2005 9:15 am 
 

bclarkie wrote:
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Nope. While the "D" runs off the banner on several printings to a minor degree, the occurance specified in the 1st printing is much more severe than that. Also this copy is listed as having 240 pages, the earlier printings have only 232. Unless you're a printing completist like me, it's probably not that interesting. ;)


Here is a question for ya. Why are there less pages in the earlier printings as opposed to the later printings? I have a 1st print DMG and at least at this point have not done a page by page comparison, but is it the font size of the print that causes the extra pages or is it a matter of added content to the later printings? :? Anyone?


While there are certainly some revisions throughout the 240 page book, the major formatting changes don't seem to get going until page 222 -- it's mostly 2 additional appendices (O & P) an advertisement on page 236, and a section on generating NPCS from 237-240.  The font size is the same.

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Post Posted: Tue Aug 16, 2005 12:14 pm 
 

afoolandhis$ wrote:4th print box set with some early supplements. Books look nice, but the box has tape, and, well, looks kind of weird unless it's just a B/W scan.



And by the way, what's that "index"?



Dungeons and Dragons TSR | eBay




Has anyone queried the seller on the printings of the supps?

  
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