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Re: Post Your FH Collection

Postby trang » 10 May 2014 11:49

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I found copies of God Emperor & Chapterhouse on ebay in this format and covers to match my trade copy of Heretics. I've been trying to locate the first three novels (Dune, Dune Messiah, & Children of Dune) but no luck so far.

Turns out I do not have a hard copy of Heretics, but here are my personal Dune novels vs the classroom sets I have.

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I also have all four Pandora novels, Eye, The Best of Frank Herbert, Dosadi Experiment, & The Godmakers, all in paperback.

I want to get the newer hardcovers used to round out my collection as well as the Berkley trade paperbacks

Rob


Great additions Rob!


I have seen the top copies individual at the half price book stores here it town, but they are always in poor shape. When I see good ones Ill will pick up for sure. I need to get those two you have (book club edtions) and Chapterhouse still.

My real wants are

http://www.arrakis.co.uk/books.html (cool site, various covers here)

the easton press
the blue UK
Pennington UK cover
polish covers

has anyone see this one?
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Re: Post Your FH Collection

Postby ᴶᵛᵀᴬ » 21 May 2014 05:25

trang wrote:
has anyone see this one?
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This one is handmade .... for $5000 :roll: .


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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby inhuien » 21 May 2014 06:33

      Ah, it's a rebound 1st printing. Not worth 5k, silly humans.
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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby Freakzilla » 21 May 2014 08:08

      Zeuhl wrote:
      trang wrote:
      has anyone see this one?
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      This one is handmade .... for $5000 :roll: .



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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby inhuien » 21 May 2014 08:41

      Perhaps that's on the back.
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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby Serkanner » 21 May 2014 09:18

      Today a very nice looking first edition hard back of The White Plague was delivered. Me happy :)
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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby just_kyle » 06 Dec 2014 19:30

      I haven't been here in a long time, but added a few rarities and other editions to my Dune collection and wanted to share.

      Up first is the 6 book set from Easton Press.
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      And the original cover version.
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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby just_kyle » 06 Dec 2014 19:44

      To my surprise, I also managed to find one of the original cover editions bound in black leather instead of the usual red.
      The listing actually said blue, but it definitely looks black to me. Easton Press must have only done a small run of these, because the black/blue copies almost never show up.

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      One of my favorite parts of my collection are the uncorrected proofs. They are challenging to find and were usually produced in very small numbers.
      I was fortunate enough to add two of them in the last few weeks.

      The first is the UK proof of Eye.

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      The second is the UK proof for God Emperor of Dune. This one has been particularly hard to find and I was beginning to wonder if the publisher had even produced one. Now I know.

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      Even better, it's signed!

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      I think that's all for now, enjoy!

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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby Naïve mind » 07 Dec 2014 03:36

      Nice, I did enjoy.

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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby SadisticCynic » 07 Dec 2014 11:11

      Very nice!
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      Re: Post Your FH Collection

      Postby ᴶᵛᵀᴬ » 10 Jul 2016 06:53

      Heritage/Easton Press Memorial Editions of Dune (1987).

      Burgundy, Black, Navy, Magenta ...

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