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Old Jul 22 2008, 01:48 PM   #1
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The book I order for Kibbie is in. It is in very good condion. (Unlike my old copy.) I got it for 15 dollars, which was a little more than I waned to pay for it, but I was able to get it in time for her birthday.
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Old Jul 22 2008, 02:40 PM   #2
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Your family NEEDS a copy after all there's that wonderful picture in 40 Years of Pern. so you better be sure you have a copy of it around somewhere for the coming decades

Seriously, great you got and get this for Kibbie's birthday.
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Old Jul 27 2008, 03:42 PM   #3
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I just can not believe my baby is going to be 13
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Do you want me to post that picture here, Maw?
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Old Jul 28 2008, 10:27 AM   #5
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She's a teenager! Time does slip by so fast. I'm glad you got her such a great present. I treasure mine, signed and dedicated by Anne. Her Ex Libris is just beautiful.
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I know this is an old thread, but about the book in question, I need to ask something, I just found that some how the hard back cover, has come off, a question for you folks, would craft's glue, work to put the back cover on, its still be held on by the front cover, not crack in the middle like another book I've got, also the clear covering is peeling off on the bottom a bit. Any help would be welcome. Thanks Ginny
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The important thing is to use an acid-free glue, otherwise it will yellow over time and damage the book. I don't know if standard craft glue is acidic or not; you may need to ask at the craft store.
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The important thing is to use an acid-free glue, otherwise it will yellow over time and damage the book. I don't know if standard craft glue is acidic or not; you may need to ask at the craft store.
I shall have to have some check for me, fine print is getting harder to see. Thanks for the information.
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