The Companions - Treasure Trove I - Cards of Power
Post new topic Reply to topic Page 1 of 1
Author

User avatar

Sage Collector

Posts: 2332
Joined: Feb 20, 2006
Last Visit: Aug 27, 2017
Location: Shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods

Post Posted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 10:35 am 
 

The Companions - Treasure Trove I - Cards of Power

Purple-and-white cover.  Published in 1982, item number 41001.  50 numbered pages, and the front and back covers must be cut into cards to use the book.

Is this odd, useless, rare, worthless, or all four?

  

User avatar

Grandstanding Collector

Posts: 5686
Joined: Jun 30, 2003
Last Visit: Dec 01, 2022
Location: New Hampsha

Post Posted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 11:58 am 
 

It's unusual at least. I haven't seen one for a long time.


If you hit a Rowsdower, you get to keep it.

 WWW  

User avatar

Grandstanding Collector

Posts: 6118
Joined: May 03, 2003
Last Visit: Oct 16, 2022
Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Post Posted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 1:14 pm 
 

Its uncommon.  Would probably sell for about $35.

 WWW  

User avatar

Grandstanding Collector
Acaeum Donor

Posts: 6837
Joined: Jan 03, 2005
Last Visit: Dec 08, 2022
Location: UK

Post Posted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 5:43 pm 
 

It's actually quite a good read. Very uncommon. Doesn't turn up on eBay much, but does turn up once or twise a year in online stores.


This week I've been mostly eating . . . The white ones with the little red flecks in them.

 WWW  

User avatar

Sage Collector

Posts: 2332
Joined: Feb 20, 2006
Last Visit: Aug 27, 2017
Location: Shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods

Post Posted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 9:17 pm 
 

Thanks for the replies.

Thanks also to TheHistorian for pointing out that it should have 70 pages instead of 50.  It is missing the pages that detail the magical items, so 20 pages have been lost to time.  Ah, well.   :(

However,  I can now cut up the covers and use the deck.   :D

  

User avatar

Grandstanding Collector

Posts: 6118
Joined: May 03, 2003
Last Visit: Oct 16, 2022
Location: Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

Post Posted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 9:33 pm 
 

Here's what my copy has:

Format: 33 double sided 3 hole punched loose pages, 2 unpunched cardstock cover pages

 WWW  

User avatar

Sage Collector

Posts: 2584
Joined: Aug 02, 2006
Last Visit: Oct 29, 2022
Location: Seattle, WA

Post Posted: Sun Jan 24, 2010 10:35 pm 
 

JohnGaunt wrote:Thanks also to TheHistorian for pointing out that it should have 70 pages instead of 50.  It is missing the pages that detail the magical items, so 20 pages have been lost to time.  Ah, well.   :(


Crap.  Not happy to have been right about that one.

  
Post new topic Reply to topic Page 1 of 1