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Hs 129 Classic book Q. ....

July 22 2012 at 4:20 AM
Tom Booth  (Login bookmark460)
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http://www.ebay.com/itm/Hs-129-Panzerjager-Panzerjager-Henschel-Pegg-Classic-SUPER-RARE-OOP-/221075954481?pt=UK_ToysGames_ModelKits_ModelKits_JN&hash=item3379275b31

I have the book but am missing a couple others in the 'series'.

Seller states "...will never be reprinted". Is that a known 'fact'? Classic has never re-published any of their hardbound titles? If yes, why? Figure not enough demand for a second printing of an $$$ niche HB? Only have photo/etc rights for just the one printing?


    
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Steven Modeldad Eisenman
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So far it appears to be an accurate statement.

July 22 2012, 9:18 AM 

But who knows what evil lurks in the hearts of publishers.

Not one of the Luftwaffe Colors series has gone into reprint, and they are over a decade old. First section of first volume was copyright 1999.



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Tom Booth
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Well then silly me will just have to pay bookshop/eBay $$$ for that 163 Vol One....

July 22 2012, 12:45 PM 

I shudda bought back when 1st released at a good Amz price! Darn!

 
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Adrian Davies
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Not entirely.......

July 22 2012, 3:41 PM 

Their HE177 volume has just been reprinted. and I suspect the FW200 as well.

I wish the Luftwaffe Colours series would come out again, I have a couple of gaps that need filling, I'll eventually get them all, some strategic reprints would speed up that process immensely.

Adrian

 
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Steve
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Reprinted Also . . .

July 22 2012, 9:44 PM 

Several of the Me-262 volumes have also been reprinted.

Steve

 
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