"Melvin L. De Vilbiss, thank you for your input. I, too, thought the eBay price was outrageous. As I stated, I am offering my reprint for much less and will consider any interested parties and their offers. I retired not long…"
"Richard, the highest eBay sale of an "original" October 1888, Volume I, No. 1 since December 2008 (when I began my database collecting) was $6,160.67 in Good condition. The next highest sale was $6,000.00 in Poor condition. The third…"
"Rare original reprint from minimal base; first National Geographic Magazine, Vol I No I Oct 1888, in pristine mint condition. Ebay has one for $9,475. I am offering this for much less; if interested, contact me. From Union,…"
This is the original reprint of the first National Geographic, Vol. I, No. I, October 1888 , from a minimal printing base, in pristine mint condition which I came across in my archives. I have seen only of these on Ebay offered for $9,475.00 I would…
I am a retired educator in the public schools of New Jersey and also retired federal employee and now curating and organising my book and periodical collections accumulated over the years. I have some issues of National Geographic that may be of interest to members, including Vol. 1, No. 1
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