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    Brian861's Collection

    And so it begins.......................
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian861 View Post
    And so it begins.......................
    That is a very nice beginning, I love both of those!

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    Thanks Martin . I'll post as they arrive. I have a ton of what I call "Daily Drivers" down in the basement, mostly King, but figure everyone has seen those so no reason to post em.

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    As beginnings go, that's pretty sweet. I myself would like to see your "daily drivers". I hate to speak for everyone else but we are book fans that is why we are here, to say nothing of how they are presented, shelves, bookcases, racks etc. Bring it on! Mike

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    Nice!
    “Perhaps I am simply a madman who dreamt of being sane for a little while.”
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    The following Cemetery Dance ARC: Full Dark, No Stars, Doctor Sleep

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike88 View Post
    As beginnings go, that's pretty sweet. I myself would like to see your "daily drivers". I hate to speak for everyone else but we are book fans that is why we are here, to say nothing of how they are presented, shelves, bookcases, racks etc. Bring it on! Mike
    LOL. Alrighty Mike. I'll try and get em ready in the next day or so for their photo op.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mike88 View Post
    As beginnings go, that's pretty sweet. I myself would like to see your "daily drivers". I hate to speak for everyone else but we are book fans that is why we are here, to say nothing of how they are presented, shelves, bookcases, racks etc. Bring it on! Mike
    I completely agree!

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    Yeah we love all books here, bring'em on Brian!

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    Basement Pics 6.jpgBasement Pics 2.jpgBasement Pics 3.jpgBasement Pics 5.jpg
    First of all guys I'd like to thank you each for encouraging me to post em. They have been boxed up in my basement for a few years since our last (and hopefully final) move. Although I did discover my son has been going into the boxes from time to time to pull a few to read. I actually found that very encouraging, considering all the distractions todays youth have, to actually take the time to read an actual book not on a screen. Nothing wrong with that mind you, just hasn't caught on with me yet. And thanks to CD for lighting the fire in me to read again with all the amazing projects that they do and to start my own collection late in the game. Anyway, hoping I'm doing this right.........
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    Also while going through the boxes, I discovered a few holes in my King collection of the trade stuff. Some I found out my son had as stated above. Maybe my daughter has some at her place too. If not, I guess they got lost in all the moves :-(. Here's the unfinished room I like to keep "the good stuff" in one of these days. Attachment 17077

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    Rather diverse collection, some really nice stuff in there. What edition is 'A Time to Kill'?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Martin View Post
    Rather diverse collection, some really nice stuff in there. What edition is 'A Time to Kill'?
    Yea, it's all over the place Martin. Probably like my collectables will be lol. Not sure on A Time to Kill. It doesn't say on the copy right page. 'Salem's Lot Illustrated Edition is a first edition if it's of any significance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Brian861 View Post
    Yea, it's all over the place Martin. Probably like my collectables will be lol. Not sure on A Time to Kill. It doesn't say on the copy right page. 'Salem's Lot Illustrated Edition is a first edition if it's of any significance.
    Does the copy of 'A Time to Kill' say "A Novel of Retribution" on the cover?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Martin View Post
    Does the copy of 'A Time to Kill' say "A Novel of Retribution" on the cover?
    No Sir, it does not.

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    Cool stuff. Thanks for sharing.

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    Thank you. It's by no means collectable stuff but they have gotten me through many long nights back in my guard duty days. That and Art Bell.

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    09-10-15 from CD.jpg

    My undamaged copy of Carrie

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    CD Slipcases (books not included)
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    Last edited by Brian861; 09-19-2015 at 02:24 PM. Reason: Brothers and Helltracks no longer part of collection

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    09-10-15a CD Slipcases.jpg
    Top view of slipcases. Super impressed with these. Will definitely be part of my future orders.

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    If you think the It slipcase is nice you should see the book!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Martin View Post
    If you think the It slipcase is nice you should see the book!
    Oh I can only image Martin. Carrie is super nice even at the gift edition level. I hope to get my hands on CD's "IT" someday for sure. Of any edition.

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