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Missing a Meisha Merlin/Sub Press numbered or lettered ed?


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#1 Geddon

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Posted 28 November 2006 - 12:30 PM

If you have a broken set of the ASOIAF limited edition books you can post a request here to see if another member owns and is willing to sell you the missing book(s).

Tread carefully though. This particular ever expanding set of books may well go down in publishing history as the most misbegotten, mismanaged and misnamed "limited" edition ever created.

If you are looking for a copy of book 1 or book 2 please state whether you want the Meisha Merlin or the Subterranean Press version. If that statement leaves you confused then I'd advise you to close the thread immediately, only madness and pain await you within.

Edited by Geddon, 11 March 2011 - 02:25 PM.


#2 Geddon

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Posted 28 November 2006 - 12:41 PM

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Edited by Geddon, 11 March 2011 - 06:45 AM.


#3 OverHill

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Posted 29 November 2006 - 08:30 AM

Probably just a shot in the dark, but I'm missing AGOT #259. Will however consider buying any AGOT.

#4 WhiteRaven

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Posted 29 November 2006 - 09:29 AM

I'm missing aGoT #123. I have been looking for it for a long time, so I don't really think I'll get a hold of it, but it's worth a shot. :P

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Posted 29 November 2006 - 10:34 PM

looking for AGOT # 296...would be interested in buying any AGOT though...

Edited by Tempra, 29 November 2006 - 10:34 PM.


#6 Hozz

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Posted 01 December 2006 - 02:33 PM

I am missing AGOT #70! I have COK and SOS #70. Please help!

Aastrup, Christian : Ithica, NY
Alvarez, Vince : Sanford, FL
Antipin, Dimitri : Kent, UK
Ashby, Steward : Floyd Knobs, IN
Bardagy, Robert : Rosemont, IL
Blair, Benjamin : Chicago, IL
Boehm, Aaron : Middletown, OH
Bowman, Corey : Warrensburg, MO
Butler, John : Sausalito, CA
Chapman, Gregory : Pawcatuck, CT
Curtis, River : Monroe, WA
de Angeli, Nicola : No address
Dowbyhuz, David : Quebec, Canada
Elkins, Aaron : No address
Eskey, Cliff : No address
Fitzgerald, Patrick : Waterford, Ireland (I'm thinking this could be Pfitz from the board. Anyone keep in touch with him?)
Freeman, Christy : Hillsborough, NJ
Godwin, Andy : Woodstock, GA
Green, Jason : No address
Haas, Lawrence : Olympia, WA
Handen, Shelley : Wynnewood, PA
Hertzberg, Mark : West Chicago, IL
Hertzeler, Terry : San Diego, CA
Hobbs, Andrew : North Richmond, TX
Homburg, Philip : NS, Canada
Jones, Casey : Wytheville, VA
Jones, Matt : Victoria, Australia
Joyner, Coy : Pflugerville, TX
Joyner, Paul : Madison, CT
Kaiser, Donald : Minneapolis, MN
Keating, William : Chicago, IL
Korogodski, Leonid : Chestnut Hill, MA
Leff, Brian : Encino, CA
Lettunich, Marty : Saratoga, CA
Li, Yuan/Denny : Brooklyn, NY
Ljungberg, Thomas : Halland, Sweden (?)
Llinas, Danny : Miramur, FL
Lurie, Perrianne : Harrisburg, PA
Major, Clay : Sterling, VA
Mariani, John : Cambridge, MA
Matr, Robert : Ontario, Canada
Mitchell, Don : Bellevue, WA
Morgan, Billy : College Station, TX
Myers, Glenn/Wayne : Middletown, PA
Noonan, Daniel : Danbury, CT
Nowicki, Jack : Darien, IL
O'Neal, Timothy : Auckland, NZ
Peters, David : Omaha, NE
Pisani, Paolo, Cadiz, Spain
Plantier, Jean-Marc: Aneheim, CA
Pullins, Vangie : San Francisco, CA
Putman, Jeff : Lake in the Hills, IL
Righele, Manual : Vicenza, Italy
Rightor, Micheal : San Jose, CA
Robitaille, Pierre : Ontario, CA
Rodhouse, Marcus : Prairie Village, KS
Roseland, Dean : Washington DC
Sacks, Marcia : Windycon
Switzer, Scott : Sacremento, CA
Tarver, Adam : Moore, OK
Thielbar, Melinda : Durham, NC
Thoms, Dana : no address
Van Voorhis, Paul : no address
Vogelsang, Brian: San Diego, CA
Wang, Mian : Huntsville, AL
Wendt, John : no address
Wilkinson, Marilyn : Brookville, MD
Workman, Kevin : San Diego, CA
Wright, Matthew : Oklahoma City, OK
Yap, Julian : Durham, NC

That is a list of folks taken from a post on the old board
http://p080.ezboard....picID=138.topic

There is a good chance one of them has at least one of the books we are looking for!

edit: Anyone have a contact at Meisha Merlin? Surely they have a list of who ordered what...

Edited by Hozz, 04 December 2006 - 02:45 PM.


#7 Ser Mosh

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Posted 09 December 2006 - 01:03 AM

I've got #246 for COK and SOS. I'm not sure if I could afford it, but I would love to have the same number for AGoT.

#8 jemyr

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Posted 21 December 2006 - 07:57 PM

I have lettered XX AGOT, and Z for the other two. Would trade XX for Z, or vice-versa.

#9 chrisd

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Posted 21 December 2006 - 09:24 PM

Hey all. I'm missing #45 AGoT. Would love to reunite for a complete set!

#10 jemyr

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Posted 29 December 2006 - 01:46 AM

I purchased the first from the owner and he didn't transfer his rights, and I got the next two from Subpress. (That's the short version). Just saw #208 COK on Abebooks for $450, if anyone is looking for it.

#11 Ran

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Posted 08 February 2007 - 11:39 AM

Check the announcement at the top of this forum regarding books for sale -- George has a number of the numbered copies of AGoT for sale, in the 400-area.

#12 nicodimas

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Posted 01 March 2007 - 10:03 PM

Searching for AGOT #429.

#13 emsuj

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Posted 08 March 2007 - 12:04 PM

Looking for AGoT #127. I could go buy an AGoT but if it's not the matching number with the rest of my series it would really bother me. If anyone has it I would be so stoked. Probably grasping at straws like everyone else here.

#14 MysteryOfTime

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Posted 28 April 2007 - 05:08 PM

Does anyone know who bought the ACoK #208 from abebooks? I currently have ACoK #404, ASoS #208 and AFFC #208 on order, so if anyone knows who has AGoT and a CoK #208 let me know, I would be willing to trade it for #404 that I have.

-Chris W. Francis

Edited by MysteryOfTime, 07 May 2007 - 09:07 PM.


#15 Tempra

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Posted 07 May 2007 - 08:54 PM

looks like number 129 just got sold....i just got this email:

We're pleased to tell you that Abebooks.com has successfully found the following book(s) you want.

Your Want: # A503597598
Author: George R.R. Martin;
Title: Game of Thrones;
Publisher: Meisha Merlin;
Binding: Hard Cover;

We have matched your Want with one or more books now available on our Web site, including the following (please note that only the lowest and highest price matches made today are displayed):

1. A Game of Thrones,
Martin,George R.R.
Meisha Merlin, 2000, Cloth, 1892065304, One of only 448 copies of which this is copy number 129. Signed by George R.R.Martin, Jeffrey Jones and Charles Keegan
Bookseller: Always Superior Books, Marietta, GA
Price: US$ 750.00


The item was gone within 5 minutes. Who got lucky?

Edited by Tempra, 07 May 2007 - 08:54 PM.


#16 Myrddin

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Posted 25 May 2007 - 04:34 PM

I said I wouldn't sell my signed silver cover AGOT when I bought it, but the way these prices keep rising, I may do so. :) I'd be able to buy a lot of other books (and a reprint copy of AGOT) for the price...

#17 Captain Canada

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Posted 23 July 2007 - 06:30 PM

I said I wouldn't sell my signed silver cover AGOT when I bought it, but the way these prices keep rising, I may do so. :) I'd be able to buy a lot of other books (and a reprint copy of AGOT) for the price...


I think I'm going to put my copy 134 up for sale. I'm kicking myself for not getting the rest of the books, but at the same time I can't really argue with the price I'd be getting for it.

#18 NickRocks

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Posted 07 August 2007 - 11:33 AM

#161 just sold for $1425 on ebay. With the option to get ACoK too. No indication about the rest of the series. Is that a new record?

Camelotbooks has a complete numbered set (1-4) for sale, but I don't know the number.

Seems like a bit of activity recently...

#19 diamondlady

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Posted 04 September 2007 - 11:57 AM

#432 ACoK is on ebay#290157205562
There is currently a display copy for AGoT on ebay. ebay#290157217626

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Posted 18 October 2007 - 06:49 PM

I'm seriously considering selling my lettered set - "o". If anyone is interested they can email me at [email protected] May go ebay. Haven't decided yet. Thanks, paul