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Pece Kocovski's Discussions

Individually bound or "hardback" issues of National Geographic from 1960s

Hi all,I joined a Facebook group recently related to National Geographic magazines, and one person posted two images of individually bound hardback issues. I am guessing it was done after purchase,…Continue

Started Mar 29, 2019

National Geographic Coca Cola book apparently with every Coke ad ever
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I saw this ad on gumtree, an Australian seller site (owned by eBay), and I felt many of you would be interested to see it.Not sure if its custom made (someone removed every back cover and bound them…Continue

Tags: Book, Bound, Cola, Coca

Started this discussion. Last reply by Andy Dec 3, 2017.

Red anomaly in our 1986 - Soviets in Space October issue
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Our October 1986 issue (cover is Soviets in Space) has an interesting anomaly that I didn’t realize was out of the ordinary at the time. Until now, I just assumed that both me and my brother had the…Continue

Tags: red, spine, anomaly, Variation

Started this discussion. Last reply by Scott T. Shier Nov 12, 2017.

To bind or not to bind? Considering converting my loose single National Geographics into bound copies. Your thoughts/comments plus some general questions.
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Hey everyone. I have been thinking it over, and have been strongly considering turning my copy of national geographics (1974-2015) into bound books.Now before you tell me to stop and not do it, I…Continue

Tags: value, spine, bound, Binding

Started this discussion. Last reply by Pece Kocovski Mar 6, 2017.

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Pece Kocovski replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Very interesting, thank you for the information Mel. "
Nov 12
Pece Kocovski replied to Wendy Thrasher's discussion Complete Collections
"Correct me if I am wrong Mel but I suppose in theory there could only be about 200 complete original collections as the very first issue of first few issue only had about 200 copies made?  Of course I imagine the majority of those issues have…"
Nov 11
Jude and Pece Kocovski are now friends
Aug 30
Pece Kocovski replied to Sara's discussion What do collectors want?
"Hi Sara, Welcome to the collectors corner! Melvin has written an excellent guide: https://ngscollectors.ning.com/forum/topics/a-guide-to-selling-national-geographic-magazines-revised-19 hopefully you have a better idea of the next…"
Jun 24
Pece Kocovski replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion National Geographic "Traveler" discontinued {1984 - 2020}
"Would anyone here be bold enough to predict when this may happen? 1-2 years? 5? 10? I wonder if Covid-19 is accelerating this? I imagine it would lead to cost savings (printing cost, distribution) but I wonder how many people would unsubscribe…"
May 13
Pece Kocovski replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion Dec 1976 NGM printing anomoly/error?
"I checked 3 copies and they look the same as yours - I noticed a different colour between the left and right side of the page (dividing the heading/map on the left and the text on the right) but it seems like there is a line dividing yours as well."
Apr 13
Pece Kocovski replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion "ShopDisney (online store) Welcomes National Geographic"
"Thank you for the info Scott!"
Apr 8
Pece Kocovski replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion "ShopDisney (online store) Welcomes National Geographic"
"Hi Scott, Is that to say that 73% of the profits from a person's subscription go to Disney (and before that to Fox)? And before National Geographic was owned by either it all went to the National Geographic Society (or was there also a…"
Apr 8
Pece Kocovski replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion I am posting images of ALL Nat Geo Society (VHS) videos . . .
"Thank you Scott for this! A dvd (blue ray?) box set of every single one of these is the new dream haha!"
Apr 1
Pece Kocovski replied to Richard Kennedy's discussion NatGeo VHS Videos -- Help Needed
"Ah excellent, thank you for letting me know and for your hard work cataloging all of these."
Nov 15, 2019
Pece Kocovski replied to Richard Kennedy's discussion NatGeo VHS Videos -- Help Needed
"Apologies if this is a silly question but would a chunk of these be on DVD format as well? Or are they VHS exclusive?"
Nov 15, 2019
Pece Kocovski replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion Guest Editors were featured for 2018 NGM's in the U.K.
"Cool, thank you for the info Scott! :) "
Sep 9, 2019
Pece Kocovski replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion Guest Editors were featured for 2018 NGM's in the U.K.
"Thank you for sharing Scott. So is that to say the stories in non UK editions will be different as well? Or are they the same stories but simply edited differently (different choice of images, different words in the stories etc?). Excuse my…"
Sep 8, 2019
Pece Kocovski replied to Scott T. Shier's discussion images of all Special Publication series covers!
"Fantastic work Scott! Keep up the great work! :)"
Sep 5, 2019
Pece Kocovski replied to George Thomas Wilson's discussion The July "Apollo" Issue
"No worries Scott. Interestingly, for the August issue, we in Australia got an "expedition" booklet, though of a slightly different cover to the British July one, though I imagine it is the same/similar within (it gives prices to a few…"
Aug 22, 2019
Pece Kocovski replied to George Thomas Wilson's discussion The July "Apollo" Issue
"I am curious Juan, is the map one sided, or is there more information/images in the back? I don't recall from the top of my head seeing a single sided supplement/map from National Geographic."
Jul 31, 2019

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I want to fill in my collection with the missing supplements, and collect magazines earlier than 1954
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Favorite National Geographic publication:
I am interested in Nat Geos older than 1951, newer than 2018 and maps older than 1971 and newer than 2015. If you are in the Melbourne, Australia area, please message me.
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At 1:00am on November 9, 2017, patricia siemens said…
Unfortunately every single copy wet to land fill. Couldnt give them away. Tried everywhere schools etc.

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