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Gabor Toth
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  • Collingswood, NJ
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I have the following extras to trade:Slipcases: 1985 Jan-June; 1989 Jan-June; 1990 Jan-JuneNG Magazines with slipcases: 1989, 1991 complete sets.I would be interested in slipcases 1992 Jan-June and…Continue

Started Aug 14, 2014

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Gabor Toth replied to Flay white's discussion for sale j
"I'd be mostly interested in the August 1914 issue. In addition, possibly June 1911, April 1913, April and September 1926, and February 1928. Best, Gabe"
Aug 6
Gabor Toth replied to Tracey Flenner's discussion MUST GO! 1912-1986 (1050 total, boxed, inventoried, in good to excellent condition)
"Hi Tracey, Yes, O.K. the 12 issues of 1921 only, for $90 + media shipping. If you have PayPal I need an e-mail; otherwise address for a check. You can respond to me by e-mail (gtoth at camden.rutgers.edu) Best, Gabe"
Jun 26
Gabor Toth replied to Tracey Flenner's discussion MUST GO! 1912-1986 (1050 total, boxed, inventoried, in good to excellent condition)
"Hi, I think we are talking about different things; all I would need is the whole year 1921 plus one copy of June 1911. This would fit into a single box. I called Paul, he is interested only in very large transport. Best, Gabe "
Jun 23
Gabor Toth replied to Tracey Flenner's discussion MUST GO! 1912-1986 (1050 total, boxed, inventoried, in good to excellent condition)
"Hi Tracey, How much would be the cost? Gabe"
Jun 23
Gabor Toth replied to Tracey Flenner's discussion MUST GO! 1912-1986 (1050 total, boxed, inventoried, in good to excellent condition)
"Dear Tracey, I looked through your inventory. I have a complete collection (1888 - ), from 1940 many duplicates, and I am mostly interested in replacing copies with better ones especially in the early 1900's. The only overlap with you would be…"
Jun 16
Gabor Toth replied to Tracey Flenner's discussion MUST GO! 1912-1986 (1050 total, boxed, inventoried, in good to excellent condition)
"O.K. Thanks. A few years back I was there frequently; my children loved Putney because of Basketville, the old store, and the small pancake place there. Most of the summers I drop in New England for vacation even without the house. Gabe"
Jun 14
Gabor Toth replied to Tracey Flenner's discussion MUST GO! 1912-1986 (1050 total, boxed, inventoried, in good to excellent condition)
"Dear Tracey, As such your collection is difficult to sell in a short time as a whole. I have a complete collection (1888 - ) but always on the lookout for better copies for certain issues/years. I am specifically interested in 1920 and before; let…"
Jun 12
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Jun 10
Gabor Toth replied to Rick's discussion Sell
"Rick, Thanks for the info; unfortunately I am collecting VG/G quality, so I cannot take these. Best, Gabe"
Jun 5
Gabor Toth replied to Rick's discussion Sell
"Rick, O.K. sounds good; my address is Gabor Toth 222 E.Madison Ave. Collingswood NJ 08108 Can you get payment through PayPal? Then I'd need an e-mail. Otherwise I can just send you a check. Best, Gabor"
May 31
Gabor Toth replied to Rick's discussion Sell
"I'd be interested in July and November 1913. Gabor"
May 31
Gabor Toth replied to Lynn Olson's discussion For Sale 1889 to 1920 Magazines
"I'd be interested in single issues as follows: 1908 all issues except Oct. 1909  Jan, Sep, Oct. 1910-1911 all issues except Aug. Please let me know if you have any of these on sale, condition, and price. Best, Gabe "
May 24
Gabor Toth replied to Anthony Palka's discussion National Geographic LEATHER CASES 1983-2010
"The three packages arrived in good order, very good quality slipcases. Thanks! Gabe"
Dec 9, 2015
Gabor Toth replied to Anthony Palka's discussion National Geographic LEATHER CASES 1983-2010
"I just sent you the $200 via Paypal. Gabe"
Dec 2, 2015
Gabor Toth replied to Anthony Palka's discussion National Geographic LEATHER CASES 1983-2010
"O.K. sounds good. Do you want me to pay through Paypal or send you a check? Let me know how. Gabe"
Dec 2, 2015
Gabor Toth replied to Anthony Palka's discussion National Geographic LEATHER CASES 1983-2010
"Yes, I'd be interested in the entire lot. My budget on this is about $200 including the shipping costs; my zip code is 08108 (near Philadelphia) and I think the weight without the magazines is not too much and the media mail shipping costs…"
Dec 2, 2015

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Hometown:
Collingswood
Why do you wish to join this community?
NGM
About Me:
I am a mathematics professor at Rutgers University and also teach Middle Egyptian Grammar as ancient linguistics.
Website:
http://egypt-grammar.rutgers.edu
Favorite travel destination:
Tibet

Comment Wall (3 comments)

At 12:21pm on July 29, 2014, Jennifer Hedayati said…

Hi Gabor,

The collection is currently in Staten Island, and will soon be in Connecticut.  Let me know how you would like to arrange to get them.

Thank You,

Jennifer

At 1:06am on August 9, 2014, Christina said…
They are in excellent condition. I will take photos and try to post for you. I'm sorry I didn't respond. My father passed on and they were his. My brother wanted to throw them away, I stopped him.
At 2:25pm on August 9, 2014, Gabor Toth said…

Hi Christina,

Thanks for your reply. I am sorry about your father. You are absolutely right to keep the NG magazines. From the 70's they don't have notable monetary value, but as you go closer to the beginning of the 20-th century they increase in value. I am a recent collector and have an almost complete sequence from 1958 till present plus the 1920's. I am actually not collecting them as an investment but read them and use them in my classes (I teach ancient Egyptian grammar and history at Rutgers). Most vendors split the early issues and sell them separately since most collectors already have many and would not buy the whole lot. If I were you I would just keep them, they are a glimpse to the past. But if you want to sell them this corner has some postings on value on the Forum. In addition from 1888 October (the first issue) there is a full record of all the NG magazine sales on ebay till the 1920 issues. If you are interested I can send you the URL. The value of the magazines, especially the early issues are highly dependent on the condition; the sale price usually assumed VG (very good). Also bound volumes are usually better preserved but worth less. As I wrote you earlier I would also be very interested (till the 1930's) but if you have the time you could get much more by selling them separately. Best, Gabor

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