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  • Salt Lake City, UT
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1912-2012 Collection for sale in Custom Bindings
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I mentioned this set earlier this week here in the forum.  Here are the photos. At this point in time we're offering just these bound volumes with several index books.  The only unbound issue is a…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Don Hancock Apr 14.

100 Year collection Bound in custom bindings.
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The collection is my fathers who just turned 90. For most of his life he was a bookbinder and he did the custom book binding on all but the last few years. He has assigned me the task of finding…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Philip Riviere Apr 8.

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Scott T. Shier left a comment for Don Hancock
"Welcome to the Nat Geo Collector's Corner Don. Congratulations on your Father's 90th Birthday, which found him (I hope) in good health and contentment. He has/had a precious skill I admire very much.  Best,   - Scott S. "
Apr 14
Don Hancock replied to Don Hancock's discussion 1912-2012 Collection for sale in Custom Bindings
"I've been asked what the price is. We don't know how to price a collection like this because it's one-of-a-kind and are therefor asking for offers or even help with setting a price.  We know the earlier years would have a much…"
Apr 14
Philip Riviere replied to Don Hancock's discussion 1912-2012 Collection for sale in Custom Bindings
"Don, Beautiful set...especially like pic #11 Phil"
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Jarod Scot Moore replied to Don Hancock's discussion 1912-2012 Collection for sale in Custom Bindings
"What's the price?"
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1912-2012 Collection for sale in Custom Bindings

I mentioned this set earlier this week here in the forum.  Here are the photos. At this point in time we're offering just these bound volumes with several index books.  The only unbound issue is a reprint of Volume 1, Number 1.The collection of 1912-2000 are identically bound.  The volumes from 2001-1012 are bound using matching cover materials but are slightly different as you will see in the photos. In some of the earlier volumes some of the interesting advertising pages were bound in the…See More
Apr 13
Philip Riviere replied to Don Hancock's discussion 100 Year collection Bound in custom bindings.
"Don,      We seldom see collections privately bound.... and when we do they don't look anywhere as beautiful as your set. Best of luck in selling your  set...... Phil P.S....... Am looking forward to more pictures of…"
Apr 8
Melvin L. De Vilbiss replied to Don Hancock's discussion 100 Year collection Bound in custom bindings.
"Beautiful collection! Good luck with your sale! Mel"
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100 Year collection Bound in custom bindings.

The collection is my fathers who just turned 90. For most of his life he was a bookbinder and he did the custom book binding on all but the last few years. He has assigned me the task of finding someone who will enjoy these as much as he did. This is a one-of-a-kind set that should be kept intact.  I don't have these at my home so I only have the one "teaser" picture attached right now.  I believe the complete run is from 1912-2012 or 1913-2013.  If the earlier years were quarterly they would…See More
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At 1:06pm on April 14, 2014, Scott T. Shier said…

Welcome to the Nat Geo Collector's Corner Don. Congratulations on your Father's 90th Birthday, which found him (I hope) in good health and contentment. He has/had a precious skill I admire very much. 

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  - Scott S.

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