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What's Your Opinion? Reprints
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Given that it has been 50 years since the NGS created a reprint run of the early issues, what would you think if they decided to do a new, archival-grade, strictly limited number run?  Instant…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott T. Shier Dec 23, 2014.

Individually bound April 1913 issue?
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Has anyone ever seen an April 1913 Peru issue that has been individually bound?  While it looks nice I'm not sure what it would do to the value.  Here's a photo: …Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott T. Shier Apr 9, 2013.

Specimens in Miniature Issue from 1919?
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Hello All,It is interesting when you think you know a reasonable amount about NGM's and then you run across something new.  What can anyone tell me about the NGM specimens in miniature issue from…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Melvin L. De Vilbiss Jan 9, 2013.

Reprint Question Please
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I've been asked to give an opinion on a collection of NG's that "supposedly" include original first few year issues.  I'm trying to remember where the reprint line is as its been a while since I've…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Melvin L. De Vilbiss Dec 8, 2012.

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John Shaddock replied to Melvin L. De Vilbiss's discussion John Shaddock - I am sorry you feel compelled to sell that which was given to you in good will.
"Mel,  Wow.  I think some clarification is needed here.  Susan at no time prior to sending the books asked me if I was a dealer.  She did notice that I was a dealer after they were shipped and she said that if they weren’t…"
Feb 15
John Shaddock replied to Patricia Mariacher's discussion National Geographic collection for sale
"Can you please post a photo of the 1897 October front cover?"
Feb 14
John Shaddock replied to Melvin L. De Vilbiss's discussion My boy, Mace...
"My thoughts go out to you Mel during this trying time. "
Jan 10
Scott T. Shier replied to John Shaddock's discussion What's Your Opinion? Reprints
"Hmm, I thought this was an interesting question John (maybe I'm even surprised it took so long for anyone to pose it on here, heh). I've actually had for a length of time a strong desire that they "if only they had done the reprints…"
Dec 23, 2014
John Shaddock replied to John Shaddock's discussion What's Your Opinion? Reprints
"I don't know of any plans to do this so we are probably safe!"
Dec 3, 2014
Philip Riviere replied to John Shaddock's discussion What's Your Opinion? Reprints
"John, We have enough reprints. We do not need any more at this time .. Phil"
Dec 2, 2014
Melvin L. De Vilbiss replied to John Shaddock's discussion What's Your Opinion? Reprints
"John, I really have no opinion one way or the other. It would be just another item, in a world of many thousands of items, available for collection. I probably would not purchase the set, but then, I've purchased things NG that I really…"
Dec 2, 2014
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What's Your Opinion? Reprints

Given that it has been 50 years since the NGS created a reprint run of the early issues, what would you think if they decided to do a new, archival-grade, strictly limited number run?  Instant classic collectible?  Heresy to even mention such an idea? See More
Dec 2, 2014
John Shaddock replied to krista weathers's discussion 800 national geo.
"Take it.  That is a very good price!"
Nov 9, 2014
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Oct 27, 2014
John Shaddock replied to Jay's discussion Entire collection of National Geographic from 1888-2009: Best advice on how to sell?
"Hello Jay, I'm happy to hear that you saved them!  Your question is rather complex and have a lot of variables.  Send me an email at jshad81@gmail.com and include photos of some of the bindings if you could please.  Happy to…"
Jun 12, 2014
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Jan 21, 2014
John Shaddock replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion "Merry Christmas, everyone"
"Merry Christmas indeed!!!   As I gaze out the window at the snow flurries, with my dog curled up at my feet I know that I am truly blessed and have absolutely nothing to complain about.  My best wishes to all here for a safe and happy…"
Dec 24, 2013
John Shaddock replied to Finbar Crean's discussion Great Deal!
"Hello Finbar, I could be interested in some of your single issues from the teens and forties.  Please email me at john@mcwc1.com.   Thanks, John "
Nov 30, 2013
John Shaddock replied to Dawn S's discussion 1888-1907 reprints
"Hi Dawn, I am interested.  Please email me at john@mcwc1.com to discuss. Thanks, John "
Oct 29, 2013
John Shaddock replied to Mary Vetal's discussion 1930's thru 1950's NGM
"Hi Mary, Do you have a December, 1919 or the June/October/December issues from 1943?  If so please email me at john@mcwc1.com.  Thanks!"
Oct 24, 2013

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