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Post Posted: Thu Sep 14, 2006 8:31 pm 
 

Sorry,

it was meant to be did I just Do that ???

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Post Posted: Sat Sep 16, 2006 11:59 am 
 

Unfortunately that is not my recent fun find, but this item is great!
I really like the cover :D

Tom Wham Character Sheets

Those price is not a big surprise, if I have been less lazy, I would have tried to get up this morning... Not at this price, but again, I am not very surprised.

  


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Post Posted: Sat Sep 16, 2006 2:22 pm 
 

"ships to United States"

I find that limits a lot of bidding and prices stay lower especially since the dollar's value sucks compared to other currency (ie euro, pound...).


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Am I missing something here? Why did this auction go so cheap?  :?


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Post Posted: Sun Sep 17, 2006 12:38 pm 
 

I didn't win this auction but its a nice find for whoever did win it.


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Post Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2006 3:17 pm 
 


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I had a fun surprise when I received this package in the mail.
I purchased this lot with the goal of acquiring a 1st print DMG but received an extra bonus when I realized that the PHB included was a "true 1st print".
The 2nd print MM and Deities & Demigods are also nice.

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Post Posted: Tue Sep 19, 2006 3:34 pm 
 

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I had a fun surprise when I received this package in the mail.
I purchased this lot with the goal of acquiring a 1st print DMG but received an extra bonus when I realized that the PHB included was a "true 1st print".
The 2nd print MM and Deities & Demigods are also nice.

Cheers,
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That's awesome..always nice to get more then what you expected.

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Post Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2006 2:13 am 
 

CGOULD42 wrote:
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I had a fun surprise when I received this package in the mail.
I purchased this lot with the goal of acquiring a 1st print DMG but received an extra bonus when I realized that the PHB included was a "true 1st print".
The 2nd print MM and Deities & Demigods are also nice.


wow!  8O  thats wunderbar!!! schönnn!!! (as people say here  :D )
as for the prev item, the final price was influenced by the US ONLY constrain... US guys are lucky from this point of view...


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Post Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2006 1:34 pm 
 

aia wrote:as for the prev item, the final price was influenced by the US ONLY constrain... US guys are lucky from this point of view...


I don't think it is a real problem... I am always allowed by sellers to bid on their items. You just have to ask them kindly :)

"hello, I am really interested in this book and I am looking for it for a while. I know that you don't want to ship internationaly but I am a reliable buyer and have a Paypal account. Please do you accept my bid? Thank you very much. Best regards."

and the answer is always (except for some big sellers as Isoldit) "yes of course but postage will be expensive bla bla bla, if you pay for it, there is no problem"

that's all...

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Post Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2006 3:05 pm 
 

I have found the same - all except the big drop-off sellers will be fine.

and great win CGOULD42!!


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Post Posted: Wed Sep 20, 2006 8:10 pm 
 

CGOULD42 wrote:
** expired eBay auction **


I had a fun surprise when I received this package in the mail.
I purchased this lot with the goal of acquiring a 1st print DMG but received an extra bonus when I realized that the PHB included was a "true 1st print".
The 2nd print MM and Deities & Demigods are also nice.

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Yes, nice win.

  

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Post Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2006 1:55 am 
 

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I don't think it is a real problem... I am always allowed by sellers to bid on their items. You just have to ask them kindly :)

"hello, I am really interested in this book and I am looking for it for a while. I know that you don't want to ship internationaly but I am a reliable buyer and have a Paypal account. Please do you accept my bid? Thank you very much. Best regards."

and the answer is always (except for some big sellers as Isoldit) "yes of course but postage will be expensive bla bla bla, if you pay for it, there is no problem"

that's all...


yes, youre right but i recently had some sad experiences as the seller (even if he gave me the authorization to bid) could not remove the techincal block set by ebay on each memeber's country!  :cry:


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Post Posted: Thu Sep 21, 2006 11:21 pm 
 

Here's a new one..

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Generic fantasy rpg system by ROC Enterprises, California 1979. Written by Russell and Laura Carleton, Illustrations by Eric Ramsey. The first book deals with the basics plus the warrior class. The second book deals with Wizards and Clerics.

I can't seem to find anything about these, so please feel free to chime in if you know something or have a copy...

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Post Posted: Fri Sep 22, 2006 7:04 am 
 

I have them, Brette. I don't know much about them, never got the chance to read them in depth.


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Post Posted: Sun Sep 24, 2006 2:09 am 
 

...at a first glance i did not believe to what i was reading...

...morevoer because of the seller...

...then i decided that this was simply an error made on listing the auction and nothing other...


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...and i left my bid! i seems that it was effectively an error as the item is now on the way to me... :D :D :D


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Post Posted: Sun Sep 24, 2006 7:58 am 
 

aia wrote:...at a first glance i did not believe to what i was reading...

...morevoer because of the seller...

...then i decided that this was simply an error made on listing the auction and nothing other...


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...and i left my bid! i seems that it was effectively an error as the item is now on the way to me... :D :D :D


That is a Great Price, and one of Ed Greenwood's finest products.

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Post Posted: Sun Sep 24, 2006 9:19 am 
 

Plaag wrote:That is a Great Price, and one of Ed Greenwood's finest products.

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yes indeed! it too low to be a normal price... as a matter of fact i still believe they made an error in chargin online that auction... but lets see when ill have the item in my hands!!! :wink:


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Post Posted: Thu Sep 28, 2006 9:20 pm 
 


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someone had asked in this one if the map book was included with Temple of Elemental Evil.  It wasn't in the book, but i found it tucked into the Dungeon Master's Design Kit...


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Post Posted: Fri Sep 29, 2006 8:44 am 
 

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someone had asked in this one if the map book was included with Temple of Elemental Evil.  It wasn't in the book, but i found it tucked into the Dungeon Master's Design Kit...


Great buy, must have made you very happy to find that map.  :D


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Post Posted: Sun Oct 01, 2006 12:05 pm 
 

How, oh how, did this one fly under the radar?


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I'm mostly a reseller, so I didn't ever think I'd actually get to own these, even briefly. Wow, what a way to wake up in the morning! *grins*

I'm not going to be able to keep them (assuming everything goes well and I get them in the first place) - my wife would kill me. She's iffy enough on my Planescape collection, heh. But hey, I'll settle for a chance to read them now! Huzzah and stuff!

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Post Posted: Sun Oct 01, 2006 12:27 pm 
 

GraysonAC wrote:How, oh how, did this one fly under the radar?


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I'm mostly a reseller, so I didn't ever think I'd actually get to own these, even briefly. Wow, what a way to wake up in the morning! *grins*

I'm not going to be able to keep them (assuming everything goes well and I get them in the first place) - my wife would kill me. She's iffy enough on my Planescape collection, heh. But hey, I'll settle for a chance to read them now! Huzzah and stuff!


That's a great deal with free shipping to boot, especially considering they were pointed out here.  Maybe this is a trend along with the less than $1k Tsojconth that TSR items are undergoing a downward market correction.  Non-TSR, on the other hand, seems to be doing very well. Maybe most of us already have the "standard" rares such as the R series so there's less interest in them, while non-TSR fantasy D&D is the next step in collecting.

  
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